Win dinner and an overnight stay for two in the award winning Maytime Inn at Asthall near Burford
Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the Cotswold countryside as you absorb the rustic yet quirky qualities of this popular inn, with six sumptuously furnished bedrooms available. The inn can offer a range of excellently conditioned, regularly changing local ales, ciders and a wide selection of fine wines. The chef and his team will set out to delight whether you choose from the a la carte menu or pub classics. The finest fresh local produce is used in each dish and you’ll find more than 40 gins – perfect for Christmas parties!
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to John from Emmer Green
Win one of five custom-made Adventurer’s Map sets from Ordnance Survey, worth £30 each!
Put yourself on the map with a personalised map from Ordnance Survey. You can win one of five maps covering any part of the country and with your very own cover photo and title. Centre it on your house or favourite area to create something that’s truly unique! To help make the most of your outdoor adventures with your new map you will also get a proper outdoor compass and a map reading guide. Find out more about these perfect Christmas gifts at www.oscustommade.co.uk
We’ve teamed up with Ordnance Survey to offer five lucky winners a personalised map adventure kit.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Susan from Cirencester, Trini from Woodley, Maria from Oxford, Angelina from Henley and Janet from Abingdon
Win a mini tank driving experience for two people!
They may be mini but you don’t have to be small to enjoy driving Mini Tank Elite’s tanks! These experiences are great fun for adults and children aged eight years upwards. We are offering the chance for two people to head to the specially designed woodland course in Eversley, Hampshire, and take the controls of a mini tank for an hour. Unforgettable fun! www.minitankelite.com
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Sandra from Abingdon
Win a mixed meat hamper worth at least £100, just in time for Christmas!
Organic farmers, Shon and Simon Sprackling launched Rother Valley Organics near Petersfield in early 2004. The idea was to sell organic meat direct to customers’ doors, handling the entire process from pasture to plate and in doing so help preserve some of the most environmentally sensitive areas of the South Downs. Rother Valley Organics sells a range of organic and free range meats including beef, lamb, pork, chicken, bacon, sausages and venison. Call Rother Valley Organics on 01730 821062 or visit www.rothervalleyorganics.com
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Julia from Alton
Win!... An Aeronaut wall clock with antique copper rim worth £112 from Artisanti
Artisanti is an online interior design superstore offering the latest in luxurious home accessories and furniture, based in Berkshire. Whether you are adding style to your home or seeking the perfect gift, Artisanti offer a luxurious collection of design-led home accessories. Thanks to Artisanti, we have one of these stunning altimeter-look Aeronaut wall clocks to give away to one lucky reader. www.artisanti.com
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Chris from Booker, Marlow
Win a romantic dinner for two and an overnight stay at the four-star Holiday Inn Winchester
The lucky winner will be able to enjoy a delicious dinner for two in the hotel’s AA Rosette Award winning Morn Hill Brasserie. This elegant contemporary restaurant has an intimate atmosphere and uses only the finest quality fresh seasonal ingredients, sourced from local suppliers.
They can then retire to the comfort of their own room for a relaxing overnight stay followed by breakfast, before departing to explore the delights of Winchester and the surrounding area. www.hiwinchester.co.uk
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Francine from Marlow
Win a VIP day out to Hyde Park Winter Wonderland!
London’s spectacular Hyde Park Winter Wonderland returns from 20th November for six weeks. With free entry there will be more entertainment than ever. A hit with the royals and celebrity crowd, the Duchess of Cambridge, Cara Delevingne, Kate Moss, One Direction, Elle Macpherson, Damien Lewis and Penelope Cruz have all been spotted! We have secured a family ticket to the event, including tickets to the Magical Ice Kingdom – a breathtaking snow and ice experience, a skate around the UK’s largest outdoor ice riink, a ride on the iconic Giant Observation Wheel and spectacular show from Zippos Circus in the Mega Dome. www.hydeparkwinterwonderland.com
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Victoria from Headley
Win six months’ free membership to Nuffield Health in Farnham
Nuffield is a friendly health club with a unique approach to health and wellbeing with an adult-only environment. The membership includes a health MOT with the wellbeing advisors followed by support from the personal trainer team to design a personalised programme. Facilities include a fully equipped gym, swimming pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi, more than 60 studio classes a week and cafe bar.
The 6 months can either be used by one person for 6 month of two people for 3 months. Must be 18 years or over to enter competition. Membership to be claimed by 1st December 2015. T&Cs apply. www.nuffieldhealth.com
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Matt from Bordon
Win VIP tickets to Champions Tennis at The Royal Albert Hall
Grand Slam Champions, former World Number 1s and national icons return to the Royal Albert Hall for a dazzling display of tennis and entertainment, for the season-finale of the ATP Champions Tour from 2-6 December. Confirmed to play this year are John McEnroe, Mats Wilander, Henri Leconte and Mansour Bahrami, and Tim Henman, Fernando Gonzalez and James Blake in the ATP Champions Tour field.
One lucky winner can enjoy a VIP afternoon on 2nd December, including a pair of Rear Choir tickets, a drinks and canapés reception, a player visit and official souvenir programme. Terms & Conditions apply
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Katy from Alton
Win two places at Season Cookery School, and B&B, at Lainston House Hotel, worth £600.
Season is the fabulous new cookery school in Lainston’s renovated 17th century well house a stone’s throw from the brimming kitchen garden. Classes are as diverse as the perfect dinner party, showstopping meat dishes, classic French patisserie, knife skills, vegetarian cooking, chocolate masterclasses and more. Whether you’re a novice or a more comfortable cook, from sweet to savoury, there’s something for everyone at Season. If you’re not lucky enough to win, enjoy an introductory offer of 25% off all courses taking place before the end of November.
Win a pair of stunning Mikimoto Pearl Earrings worth £540 thanks to Berkshire’s Jacobs Jewellers
These 18carat, white gold, 7.5-8mm earrings feature a pair of Mikimoto grade A+ Akoya cultured pearls. The pearl studs feature intricate post and butterfly fittings and are presented in a Mikimoto box with all genuine papers. Award-winning Jacobs is one of Reading’s – and, indeed, Berkshire’s – most established and trusted family-run businesses; a luxury, independent jewellery and watch shop in its third generation.
Win!... One of two pairs of tickets for food & wine tasting at St Peter’s College, Oxford
Oxford Chelt Wine School is offering two pairs of tickets to food and wine pairing events at St Peter’s College in central Oxford. These fun, informal evening events appeal to both beginners and keen wine-lovers; taste at least six wines, and each pair of tickets is worth £60:
• Artisan Cheese & Wine, Thursday, 8th October – wine and cheese are a match made in heaven, but not every wine is made for every cheese! Some simple rules, while having fun sampling combinations such as Champagne with Cotswolds Brie, and Rioja with Manchego
• Chocolate and Wine, 12th November – an indulgent evening, tasting combinations such as Malbec with bitter, dark chocolate; Tawny Port, perfect with milk chocolate; and PX Sherry, alcoholic liquid raisins, great with chocolate puddings! www.oxfordcheltwineschool.com
Congratulations to Gaynor from Longworth & Audrey from Faringdon
Win a state-of-the-art Ruark digital radio worth £200 from Beau-Port Kitchens & Interiors
This sleek and discreet radio system, with its lacquer finish and crisp design is one of the best and most complete tabletop radios available. The RUARK music and radios systems can be seen at Beau-Port Kitchens and Interiors’ 2,000sq ft showroom at Bentworth, near Alton, GU34 5QZ, where you will also find a wide range of full-scale kitchen displays including an AGA showroom kitchen, interior displays and much more.
Win a meet and greet with Chico & The Gypsies + tickets to their Guildford concert & signed CD's
Legendary multi-platinum artists Chico & The Gypsies (see our Talking Point feature) will perform at Guildford’s G-Live on October 21st. We have a money-can’t-buy experience for three lucky winners, each of whom will win a pair of tickets to watch the concert, plus signed CDs and a chat to the band!
To book tickets (priced £27/£30), call 01483 369 350.
Congratulations to Claire from Caversham, Anthony from Binfield and Hazel from Milford
Win A Mallani Petite Storage Seat worth £229 from Myakka
Keep your hallway clutter-free with this handy two-inone seat with storage. Myakka specialises in beautiful, affordable solid wood furniture, gorgeous home accessories and unique gifts based on the founding principle of trading fairly and ethically. Discover Myakka at 196 High St, Guildford – open seven days a week. www.myakka.co.uk
Congratulations to Didi from Godalming
WIN a toy bundle of Power Rangers goodies worth £400!
Go Go Power Rangers!
Saban Brands and Toys “R” Us have partnered to celebrate the launch Saban’s Power Rangers Dino Charge, the newest season of the iconic Power Rangers franchise, premiering this August on POP!
This summer, visit Toys “R” Us Reading on 26th August to receive a free Power Rangers photo - with you in it! PLUS see the all new CHARGED UP Power Rangers Dino Charge product range from Bandai and other licencing partners.
We have teamed up with Bandai and Fisher Price to offer you the chance to win a toy bundle of Power Rangers goodies worth £400.
Congratulations to Aniko from Farnham
Win!... tickets for a Go Ape treetop adventure for a family of four!
Head to Alice Holt Go Ape for two to three hours in the trees, taking on zip wires, Tarzan swings, rope ladders and a variety of obstacles and crossings. Go Ape even has Tree Top Junior for the little monkeys aged 6-12 years old in your tribe! Swing by one of Go Ape’s 28 sites nationwide today!
Coco Bay have also offered a £100 voucher to spend on swimwear for one lucky winner!
If you’re hitting the beach, Coco Bay have taken the hard work out of finding your perfect beach wardrobe. The Farnham firm’s hand-picked selection of mix-and-match swimwear, kaftans and accessories includes everything you’ll need to look effortlessly stylish on or off the beach. Plus thanks to their team of fitting experts and easy returns policy, whether you’re size 16 or 8, finding the style that’s right for you has never been easier.
Coco Bay have also offered a £100 voucher to spend on swimwear for one lucky winner! To
Congratulations to Margaret from Guildford
Win!... one of two family passes to Longleat near Warminster including the new Dinosaurs Alive!
Calling all dinosaur fanatics! Longleat has been overrun by a herd of giant dinosaurs as part of an exciting prehistoric adventure. Visitors can walk amongst 20 life-size dinosaurs and watch as species such as Triceratops, Stegosaurus, Pteranadon, and the king of all dinosaurs – Tyrannosaurus Rex, come back to life. Unearth your inner palaeontologist at the Dino Dig site and come face to face with some of Longleat’s scaly residents in the Animal Handling Hall and find out why they are some of the closest descendants of dinosaurs!
Keep an eye out for two free-roaming dinosaurs wandering the park and watch they don’t creep up on you! Dinosaurs Alive: A Prehistoric Adventure runs until September. Visit www.longleat.co.uk/dinosaurs
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Rupert from Goring and Debbie from Guildford
Win!... a week’s cottage break on Minehead bay for up to nine people
We’ve teamed up with the owners of Wybourn House in Minehead to offer one lucky reader and their family a week-long staycation. Overlooking the bay and ten metres from the beach, this five-bedroom listed home sleeps up to nine people, a few steps from the South West Coastal Path.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Peter from Caversham
WIN TWO FAMILY SEASON TICKETS (2 ADULTS AND 2 OR 3 CHILDREN) TO BIBURY TROUT FARM
Bibury Trout Farm is one of Britain’s oldest, and certainly most attractive, Trout Farms.
Founded in 1902, by the famous naturalist Arthur Severn, to stock the local rivers and streams with the native Brown Trout it now covers 15 acres in one of the most beautiful valleys in the Cotswolds, the Coln Valley. The crystalclear waters of the Bibury Spring provide the essential pure water required to run the hatchery which spawns up to 6 million trout ova every year.
The village of Bibury itself has been referred to as the ‘most beautiful village in England’ by William Morris and is well worth a visit, with the historic Arlington Mill, Arlington Row and the beautiful St Mary’s Church.
Children of all ages will delight in seeing the trout leap out of the water in their quest for food thrown by visitors – be careful not to get splashed!
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Graham from Witney and Martina from Wokingham.
WIN DINNER, BED AND BREAKFAST FOR 2 AT THE KINGSWELL HOTEL
The Kingswell Hotel has grown into a warm and comfortable environment to enjoy all kinds of occasions. Magda and James have between them created an ambient venue with excellent food, drink and service. James (winner Best Pub Food, 2013) leads his kitchen team to deliver food from classic pub to more complex a la carté delights, using quality produce from the Thames Valley and old and new techniques. Refresh yourself with fabulous ales from the Heineken brewing team, or wines including a partnership with Rickety Bridge boutique winery in South Africa.
*Subject to availability. Drinks not included. Entrants must be over 18
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Ben from Newbury.
WIN A COCKTAIL MASTERCLASS FOR YOU AND NINE FRIENDS AT BE AT ONE, WITH LOTS OF RUNNER-UP PRIZES, TOO
As we enter the summer, there is no better way to celebrate the sunshine than with a cocktail in your hand! Better than that, you could be making your own cocktails with Be At One! Be At One, 15 St Clement’s Street. Oxford. 01865 598206 www.beatone.co.uk
We have a cocktail masterclass for 10 people to give away, as well as second and third-place prizes of a £100 bar tab and a £50 bar tab.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Lu from Abingdon who won 1st prize and Margeurite from Marlow and Sarah from Wantage who won 2nd and 3rd.
TWO PAIRS OF PROTECTIVE SUNGLASSES UP FOR GRABS FROM EYE HEALTH EXPERTS CHANDLERS OPTICIANS
Chandlers Opticians are spreading the word about the dangers of UV exposure now that the days are longer and brighter. Ultra Violet radiation can accelerate ageing of the eye, so good sunglasses are a must for all ages. Wrapped styles offer the best protection and can be made in prescription (in many cases). For those playing sport, lens colour can be critical, too.
Chandlers are giving either a non-prescription or prescription pair of sunglasses (up to the value of £175) to two lucky readers to help promote their eye health message. Chandlers has branches in Godalming, Haslemere and Bordon. Visit www.chandlersopticians.co.uk
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Julia from Witney and Beata from Hindhead
WIN AN EXCLUSIVE DAY AT WATTS GALLERY – ARTISTS’ VILLAGE FOR UP TO FIVE PEOPLE
Enjoy a private, expert-led tour of the Wattses’ historic Arts & Crafts home, Limneslease, to hear the fascinating story of eminent Victorian artists and gallery founders George and Mary Watts followed by a sumptuous lunch in the tea shop. Your visit will conclude with a private tour of the new exhibition The Art of Bedlam: Richard Dadd with Watts curator and Dadd world expert Dr Nicholas Tromans. A selection of books will be yours to take home as a memento.
T&Cs: The winner needs to contact Watts a minimum of two weeks prior to the date of visit so that the tours can be booked in. The prize is valid for up to five people.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Pauline from Cranleigh
WIN 2 VIP PASSES TO YOUR CHOICE OF BRITISH TOURING CAR ROUND (EXCLUDING SILVERSTONE IN SEPTEMBER)
Everyday cars we drive to work in, tuned to within an inch of their life, piloted by a professional racing driver, swapping paint and rubbing door handles at 150mph... These are the ingredients for the British Touring Car Championship! With three main races and a host of others, under-15s getting in free and an open-paddock policy, there’s a family feel to Houseman Racing’s events.
Round & About has teamed up with Houseman Racing to offer a money can’t- buy prize of TWO VIP team passes to THE RACE OF YOUR CHOICE for a full day’s racing action, full hospitality, inclusive of breakfast on arrival, a three-course lunch in The Houseman Racing Hospitality Centre, a pit & garage tour and the chance to meet the team and driver! For more information on Houseman Racing, the championship and the touring races scheduled, visit www.housemanracing.com
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Andrew from Witney
WIN A LEISUREGROW NORFOLK WHITE 100CM ROUND FOUR-SEATER DINING GARDEN FURNITURE SET WORTH £550
Delivered to your home!
Garden Trends sells top-brand seasonal goods including garden furniture, barbecues, wellies and Christmas trees. The company stocks a huge selection of goods from all major brands and premium own-brands – all at competitive prices! The garden furniture and barbecue specialists. Garden Trends Ltd, Hare Hatch Sheeplands, London Road, Reading, RG10 9HW. Call: 0118 3800 381 www.gardentrends.co.uk
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Karen from Newbury
WIN A CRYOLIPOLYSIS TREATMENT – UP TO 30% PERMANENT FAT REDUCTION – WORTH £550
Cryolipolysis is a painless, non-invasive and permanent fat reduction treatment. The best areas suitable for treatment are: love handles, upper and lower abdomen, pectorals, inner and outer thighs, below the bra line or inner knees. For more information, visit www.sculptmeover.com or call or text 07823 348780. Marlow Cryosculpting is awarding our winner one free Cryolipolysis session, worth up to £550.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Hazel from Newbury
WIN A FAMILY STAY AT MARWELL HOTEL AND ENTRY TO MARWELL ZOO, AS WELL AS PRIZES FOR RUNNERS UP!
This summer Marwell Wildlife’s biggest exhibition to date will open: Wild Explorers. Housing rhinos, zebras and oryx, Wild Explorers allows guests to experience the African wilderness first-hand. Wild Explorers marks the start of a £17m investment programme for Marwell Wildlife over the next 10 years, creating improved habitats for its animals and more immersive experiences for visitors. Marwell Wildlife, Colden Common, Hampshire, SO21 1JH. www.marwell.org.uk
We’ve teamed up with Marwell to offer a family stay (two adults and two children), including bed and breakfast, with entry to Marwell Zoo. Two runners up will also win a family ticket worth £63 each T&Cs: Subject to availability, prize must be arranged by 24th December 2015. Family day ticket valid for 12 months from the date of issue.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Michelle from Wokingham who won the top prize and the runners up Yvonne from Chiddingfold and Joanna from Whitchurch Hill
WIN A FAMILY TICKET TO SEE STICK MAN AT G LIVE
‘Stick Man lives in the family tree, with his Stick Lady Love, and their stick children three... But the world outside the family tree is a dangerous place for Stick Man. A dog wants to play fetch with him, a swan builds a nest with him and he even ends up on a fire! How will Stick Man ever get back to the family tree?’ Following a smash-hit West End season, Scamp Theatre’s delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s hugely popular children’s book Stick Man is coming live to Guildford’s G Live. Touching, funny and utterly original, this awardwinning production features a trio of top actors and is packed full of puppetry, songs, live music and funky moves. The show is most suitable for children aged 3+ with their friends and family. We have one family ticket (four tickets, minimum one adult) to see Stick Man on Wednesday, 22nd July, at 3.30pm.
We have two adults’ and two young persons’ Goodwood tickets to win for Saturday, 27th June.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Carolyn from Farnham
WIN ONE OF 20 FAMILY TICKETS TO THE GARDEN SHOW AT LOSELEY PARK
There is something for everyone at The Garden Show at Loseley Park, Guildford, GU3 1HS. The event from July 24th to 26th will showcase specialist nurseries, garden and home wares, gifts, fashion accessories and delicious county foods and wines plus children’s entertainment. All the fun takes place in the splendour of Loseley’s parklands, walled gardens and sculptor exhibition and supports the charity Shooting Star Chase.
Open daily 10am-5pm. Adult tickets, £7, seniors £5, child £3, family £18. Sorry: no dogs are allowed in the showground. www.thegardenshowonline.com 01243 538456.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to all our winners!
WIN ONE OF TWO FREE SPECIALIST OVEN CLEANS, EACH WORTH UP TO £135
Home Is operate to the highest standards with fully trained technicians. Customer satisfaction is guaranteed and the team will only use safe products which are eco-friendly and caustic-free. All types of ovens, cookers, ranges and AGAs are cleaned, oven doors are dismantled so that all glass panels can be cleaned. Home Is have been established for more than nine years and have continued to succeed because of their reputation and professionalism.
For amazing service and sparkling results visit www.homeis.co.uk or call the team on 0845 226 1293.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to John from Didcot
WIN YOUR CHANCE TO LIGHT THE CANNON AT A LIVING HISTORY ENGLISH CIVIL WAR EVENT
On June 27th & 28th of June, The English Civil War Society will re-enact the siege of Wallingford Castle, in Wallingford Castle Meadows, with up to 1,000 re-enactors. This Major Muster will involve a battle re-enactment, a living history display and demonstrations of drill. Major Musters incorporate mounted troopers of horse (cavalry), formed bodies of infantry (armed with 16-foot long pikes or muzzle-loading gunpowder-firing muskets) and large artillery pieces. A free event – visit www.ecws.org.uk
Prize: Firing the cannon on Saturday 28th June at 2.30pm.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Glynis rom Didcot
WIN A FAMILY TRIP TO THE GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED WORTH £200
The Goodwood Festival of Speed and Moving Motor Show are firmly established as the world’s greatest celebration of motor sport history and culture. Goodwood are offering our readers a very special offer to be part of the Moving Motor Show on Thursday, 25th June: buy two tickets for £30 (RRP £60).
We have two adults’ and two young persons’ Goodwood tickets to win for Saturday, 27th June.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Holly from Shalford.
WIN A PAIR OF GRANDSTAND TICKETS TO EXPERIENCE GIPSY KINGS AT HENLEY FESTIVAL
Henley Festival – in partnership with BMW – is a series of black tie, unique and quirky evening shows (just 6,000 tickets per evening) on the banks of the River Thames running from July 8th–12th. The festival features top-class music, comedy, visual art and street theatre. Jessie J, Lionel Richie, Spandau Ballet, Laura Mvula and Gregory Porter also headline over the five glamorous evenings of fun. Tickets are on sale now. www.henley-festival.co.uk
One lucky winner and a friend can enjoy tickets for Saturday evening (11th July) to watch Gipsy Kings, featuring Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo, play on the Floating Stage.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Harriett from Farnham.
WIN A BOTTLE OF ALBURY LIMITED-RELEASE GIN BY SILENT POOL DISTILLERS
Albury’s Silent Pool Distillers’ signature product is just the tonic for botanical lovers. Master distiller Cory Mason said: “Silent Pool Gin is a classic gin at heart. It is full-bodied and fresh, with depth, clarity, and above all else flavour. Produced with 24 unique botanicals, Silent Pool Gin is a rich and clean juniper-driven spirit with floral layers of lavender and chamomile. Fresh notes of citrus and kaffir lime are grounded with the subtle sweetness of local honey, creating a well-balanced gin that is both traditional and refreshingly individual.”
Exclusively to Round & About readers, Silent Pool Distillers are offering the chance to win one of two bottles of Albury Limited Release Gin (350ml). This competition is open to UK residents aged 18 and over. To enter this competition
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Laura from Farnham and Kathryn from Guildford
WIN A BUNDLE OF CHILDREN’S BOOKS WORTH £150 FOR YOUR LITTLE BOOKWORMS
Penguin Children’s comprises of Puffin, Ladybird and Warne imprints. It publishes a wide range of fiction, picture books and children’s classics and some of the world’s favourite authors and well-loved characters such as Peppa Pig, Peter Rabbit and The Snowman. To find out more visit www.puffin.co.uk and www.ladybird.co.uk
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Caroline from Sonning
WIN AN OVERNIGHT STAY FOR TWO, WITH DINNER AND BREAKFAST INCLUDED, WORTH £200, AT THE CROWN & HORNS
The Crown & Horns in the ancient village of East Ilsley is a beautifully renovated and refurbished country inn nestled in the heart of West Berkshire’s racing countryside. There are 11 individually designed en-suite rooms (from £55 per room per night) clustered around a kitchen courtyard, and with roaring log fires, oak beams, lots of real ales and simple, fresh, locally sourced food, The Crown & Horns is the perfect stop-over for business and leisure travellers, open all day, every day from 12noon, and serving food 12-3pm and 6-10pm, with sandwiches, sharing platters and pizzas available all afternoon. Whether it’s Mum’s birthday, your wedding anniversary or you just fancy a couple of pints with friends, you’ll be well looked after. www.crownandhorns.com
One lucky winner will win an overnight stay for themselves and a guest, with dinner and breakfast included (please note alcohol is not included).
This competition is now closed. Congratualtions to Katie from Watlington!
WIN A LODGE BREAK IN THE NEW FOREST!
Nestled in the breathtaking New Forest National Park, the award-winning Sandy Balls Holiday Village is the perfect getaway for families, friends or couples looking to enjoy a relaxing break in the forest or an action-packed adventure.
T&Cs: The competition prize includes a four-night mid-week stay in a Laid-back Plus Lodge for two. Travel to and from Sandy Balls, all food, activities and other expenses are to be made at the winner’s expense. Mid-week break to be taken in May, June, September, October or November 2015, excluding school holidays. This competition is open to UK residents aged 18 and over. No purchase necessary. Prize must be accepted as offered with no cash alternatives and not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Prize is subject to availability. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered in to.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Simone from Wantage
WIN DINNER, BED AND BREAKFAST FOR TWO
Under beautiful Box Hill, the recently refurbished four-star Mercure hotel in stunning North Downs landscapes is ideal if you’d like a hotel in Dorking within reach of the M25 but away from it all. You’ll love the relaxed check-in, 57 refreshed rooms and majestic Tithe Barn with original oak beams. The contemporary cuisine of the restaurant, proud winner of two AA rosettes, will delight non-residents and residents alike. Comfortable and convenient, it’s the perfect venue for rest, relaxation or celebration.
One lucky reader will be indulged with dinner, an overnight stay and breakfast, with a guest.
Terms & Conditions: Prize subject to availability and blackout dates, non-transferable, no cash alternative, valid for six months
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Paul from Guildford!
WIN A ROMANTIC MEAL WITH WINE, FLOWERS, CHAMPAGNE AND OVERNIGHT STAY WORTH £271 !
Situated on the banks of the Thames near Wallingford, Shillingford Bridge Hotel offers traditional charm and modern-day comforts in a stunning location. With its picturesque location, including a quarter-mile stretch of river frontage, the hotel has a reputation as a great wedding venue.
Enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with cakes, sandwiches, teas and coffees or Friday fish and chips, served all day. The Riverview Restaurant has a mouth-watering menu, using local, seasonal produce, with a tempting wine list, whatever the occasion! Shillingford Road, Wallingford, OX10 8LZ. 01865 858567
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Paul from Twyford!
WIN TICKETS TO THE ABINGDON AIR & COUNTRY SHOW
The Abingdon Air & Country Show, held in support of local Thames Valley & Chiltern Air Ambulance Trust, has a varied ground show with a fly-in of modern and vintage aeroplanes and air display, in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere, at Abingdon airfield, off Barrow Road, Shippon, Abingdon OX13 6JQ.
Book advance tickets at www.abingdonairandcountry.co.uk or Abingdon Visitor Info Point (Guildhall,Abbey Close), Didcot Civic Hall, Wallingford TIC (under the Town Hall), Witney TIC (Welch Way) and Vale & Downland Museum in Wantage (adult £12, OAP £8, 5-15yrs £4, u5s free) or at the gate (£15,OAP £10, 5-15yrs £5, Under 5s Free). Free parking, gates open 10am.
We have five pairs of adult tickets to give away!
This competitions is now closed. Congratulations to Hannah from Caversham, Peter from Newbury, Emma from Wokingham, Phillipa from Abingdon and John from Faringdon!
WIN A FOURBALL SPECIAL AT FARNHAM GOLF CLUB
Farnham Golf Club is one of the most tranquil, testing and supremely well-presented courses in Surrey. This month we are offering you the chance to win a free round of golf for you and your golfing buddies, along with complimentary coffee and bacon roll.
You could win a four-ball special round for four golfers.
Terms & Conditions: Tee-time must be booked prior to arrival. Prize is subject to course availability, redeemable during April 2015 and valid for persons over 18 years
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Carol from Midhurst!
WIN A VADO PRIMABOX SHOWER PACKAGE WORTH £200 FROM GRANT & STONE
If you’re stuck for ideas when it comes to your new kitchen or bathroom, you’ll gain lots of inspiration at Grant & Stone’s new mega-showroom in Kempson Road, Aylesbury. Grant and Stone are offering one lucky reader the chance to win a state-of-the-art Vado Primabox Shower package worth £200.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Becky from Wallingford
WIN A WINTER WARMER SPA DAY FOR TWO AT SPA 6
Set in the Cotswold Water Park, an unsurpassed setting of lakes, rivers and wetlands, Spa 6 is the perfect place to focus on relaxation, health & well-being. Find out more at www.spa6.co.uk or call 08455 00 66 66
Spa 6 are offering 1 lucky reader the chance to win a Winter Spa Day for two, which includes lunch, access to the spa lounge offering complimentary refreshments, full use of spa facilities including hydrotherapy pool, sauna, steam room and experience shower plus use of towels, robe and slippers!
In addition you can choose from one of the following 25min treatments: Decleor Time Precious Facial, Decleor Aroma Relief Back Massage, Decleor Indian Sandalwood Scalp Massage or Dry Floatation (this prize must be taken before the end of March)
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Mrs G from Henley
WIN A LUXURIOUS ONE NIGHT STAY WITH DINNER FOR TWO AT MALMAISON READING
Mal Reading is in the oldest surviving station hotel in the world. Built in 1844, it’s the perfect place for a romantic weekend break. This beautifully converted boutique hotel is opposite Reading railway station in the centre of town. Style and decadence is the Mal Reading’s mantra, and the moody lighting, roll-top baths and gigantic soft beds are what make this one of the most sophisticated hotels in town! www.malmaison.com
This is your chance to win a night’s stay for 2, with dinner (Subject to availability at time of booking)
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Mrs P from Abingdon
WIN TWO ‘SMASHING’ TENNIS PRIZES WITH GUILDFORD TENNIS ACADEMY
Located at Milford and Ash, Guildford Tennis Academy operates two indoor tennis facilities which offer fun, quality tennis for everyone. Whether you are looking to book an indoor court to play with the family on a cold winters weekend, have an individual lesson with one of our fantastic coaches or book your child onto a weekly term of lessons, you need look no further. To locate our facilities visit www.guildfordtennis.academy or call 01483 417592
Guildford Tennis Academy is offering 2 lucky readers the chance to win an individual lesson with our head coach and we’ll also throw in a brand new racket and bag. We are also offering a terms worth of weekly lessons for one child at either one of our venues. Each prize is worth up to £200 each.
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Sarah from Grayswood & Sally from Farnham
WIN A CONTEMPORARY NEST OF TABLES FROM MYAKKA, WORTH £129
Coming to Guildford in February, Myakka is a treasure trove of fair trade solid wood furniture, soft furnishings, lighting and home accessories. It’s perfect timing to freshen up for spring, providing you with inspiration for the living room, bedroom, hallway, dining room and office. The majority of the furniture is designed and made exclusively for Myakka, from richly grained, sustainable hardwoods. Meanwhile, the dedicated team has sourced unique and innovative accessories from around the world. Myakka, 196 High Street, Guildford, GU1 3HZ. For a free catalogue call 0345 460 3122 or order online at www.myakka.co.uk
To celebrate the opening of their new shop on 28th February, Myakka is offering a lucky reader the chance to win one of its most popular pieces: the compact and stylish Contemporary Nest of Tables worth £129!
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Mrs E from Liphook
WIN A COMPLETE SET OF BED LINEN FROM WARREN EVANS, GUILDFORD!
Warren Evans on Epsom Road in Guildford is the place to visit where you can take your time and test out the wide range of orthopaedic, organic and memory foam mattresses, beds, linen, furniture, storage - everything for your bedroom! View the full range at www.warrenevans.com or call 01483 400730
Warren Evans are offering 1 lucky reader the chance to win a complete bed set, including: Fitted sheet & Duvet cover (king or double), 2x Standard Pillow Cases, 2x Medium Honeycomb Bathrobes, 2x Bath Towels & 2x Hand Towel worth £150!
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Pamela, from Hindhead
WIN A MICHELIN STARRED LUNCH FOR TWO WITH A FLIGHT OF WINE ON CHEF’S TABLE
We have a Chef’s Table Experience for two with a flight of wine to give away (worth £280)
This competition is now closed. Congratulations to David from Abingdon
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