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Green Tourism’s Green Advent Giveaway Winners

Thank you to all our fabulous sponsors and congratulations to all the lucky winners of our Advent Giveaway.

We have lots of “Green” campaigns planned for 2017 including Fairtrade Fortnight and an Easter Days Out Competition starting at beginning of April so please come back and visit us soon.

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The Ritz, London

The Ritz, London

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WINNER

Ian Jones, Worcestershire

Afternoon Tea at The Ritz is a quintessential British experience, a rare and wonderful tradition that has stood the test of time. This voucher is for two people to enjoy Afternoon Tea with an extensive selection of 18 different types of loose-leaf tea.  Indulge in finely cut sandwiches with classic fillings, together with freshly baked plain scones with strawberry preserve and clotted Devonshire cream, followed by a delectable selection of afternoon teacakes and pastries.

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The Ritz London has been home to thousands of guests since 1906. The hotel has 136 bedrooms, featuring Louis XVI interiors and overlooking Green Park or Piccadilly. The finest cuisine is served in the stunning Michelin starred Ritz Restaurant and the memorable Afternoon Tea experience is enjoyed in The Palm Court.  The Ritz is the only hotel to be awarded a Royal Warrant by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales for Banqueting and Catering Services. There are five sittings for Afternoon Tea every day, 11.30am, 1.30pm, 3.30pm, 5.30pm and 7.30pm. Booking at least four months in advance is absolutely essential, especially for weekend bookings, due to popularity. All bookings are subject to availability. During certain times of the year The Ritz produce special afternoon teas. We do not accept vouchers on the following days.  St Valentine’s Day; Mother’s Day, Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. From the 3rd week of November to the 31st December, vouchers will only be accepted for the 11.30am sitting only.
The Savoy, London

The Savoy, London

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WINNER

Janet Hewitson, Lancashire

Win a Three Course, Pre-theatre Dinner or Lunch Menu For Two, including a glass of Louis Roederer Champagne, per person, at Kaspar’s, The Savoy hotel’s seafood bar and grill restaurant.

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Kaspar’s seafood restaurant and oyster bar at The Savoy, is designed in dazzling Art Deco style. Inspired by the decadence of the Twenties and Thirties, Kaspar’s truly complements the rich excitement of this all day dining affair.  For almost 90 years The Savoy has offered dining parties of thirteen the company of Kaspar the Cat. Now Kaspar’s is a place for the Prince of Cats to play host. Valid from 1st December 2016 to 31st May 2017. Non transferable. No value equivalent in exchange. Menu available Monday – Sunday from 4.30 – 6.30pm and subject to availability. Vegetarian menu options available and food allergies to be advised at the time of booking.Blackout dates: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day, Bank Holidays, Valentines and Mother’s Day.
Manchester United Museum & Tour Centre (Old Trafford Stadium)

Manchester United Museum & Tour Centre (Old Trafford Stadium)

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WINNER

Gareth Chesby, Dyfed

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Brain Wilson, Berkshire

Two lucky winners will win this unique package allows visitors the chance to take a 2 hour sightseeing trip on a canal barge from Manchester city centre around the Salford Quays area before embarking on a tour of Old Trafford.

This prize is available twice during the giveaway!

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The Greatest Football story ever told. The story of Manchester United is unlike any other club in the world. Beginning more than a century ago, it combines eras of total English and European domination with some of the greatest adversity faced by any football club.  Only at the Old Trafford Museum & Tour Centre, Manchester tourism award’s large visitor attraction of the year, can you see the stadium through the eyes of Manchester United greats themselves. Or get even closer to the world of Manchester United and share 130 years of football in the Museum.  Whether you’re a Manchester United fan or not, a visit to the Museum & Tour Centre is a day to remember! This voucher may not be used in conjunction with any other offer made by any Manchester United (MU) Company. MU reserves the right not to redeem or accept photocopied damaged, forged, or defaced vouchers and may refuse admission where these conditions have not been adhered to. There is no cash alternative to the voucher. The bearer of this voucher shall be entitled to a Leisure Cruise package at the Manchester United Museum & Stadium Tour only. It is strongly advised to book tours in advance as they can become busy. Access to the Manchester United Museum & Stadium Tour is subject to the Museum Terms and Conditions.
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Birdworld, Farnham

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WINNER

Judy Ferguson, West Midlands

A family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children giving admission to the bird park and gardens, Underwater World and the Jenny Wren Farm.

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Birdworld is set in 26 acres of ground and has birds from all around the world including penguins, owls, flamingos, parrots plus many more. Birdworld also includes Underwater World and the Jenny Wren Farm.

 

Family ticket is for two adults and two children and is valid until end October 2017.
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Ullswater Steamers, Lake District

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WINNER

Alison Fisher, Lincolnshire

Enjoy a Round the Lake Cruise for two adults with a bottle of Prosecco.

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Ullswater ‘Steamers’ is an award winning environmental accredited Lake District attraction celebrating over 150 years of operating lake cruises on England’s most beautiful lake, Ullswater. Ullswater ‘Steamers’ create the perfect opportunity to combine a lake cruise with some of the most famous and spectacular walks in the Lake District. Sailing must be taken from Glenridding.  Please book in with us on 017684 82229 at least 48 before visit. Prize must be taken before 31st December 2017. Valid for a round the lake cruise, not to be used on the Glenridding to Aira Force service. The Prosecco included with this prize is a 75cl bottle. Please note due to the historical nature of the vessels wheelchair access is not always possible. For visitors with a wheelchair, please read our Access Statement (http://www.ullswater-steamers.co.uk/about-us/access/). Prices and times are subject to change without notice. Services run weather and operations permitting.
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Blenheim Palace, Oxford

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WINNER

Julie Archer, Oxfordshire

Win a year of fantastic days out with a family annual pass to Blenheim Palace! Use your Family Annual Pass to visit Blenheim Palace as many times as you like within a year and discover more than 300 years of history, explore over 2000 acres of landscaped Parkland and Formal Gardens or delight in the Pleasure Gardens, a dedicated family area. With so much to see and do, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

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Home of the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace is a World Heritage Site that boasts over 300 years of history, more than 2000 acres of landscaped Parkland and Formal Gardens, and a wealth of events, tours and exhibitions throughout the year. Blenheim Palace is Britain’s Greatest Palace and offers visitors a precious time, every time. The Annual Pass will be issued to the winner in the form of a Family ticket for the Palace, Park and Gardens, that can then be converted to an Annual Pass either onsite or online. This prize is non-transferrable and the ticket must be used before 30th April 2017. The Annual Passes will then be valid for one year from the date of conversion. The Family Annual Pass is valid for two adults and two children under the age of 16. Under 5’s go free. This prize is not valid for any cash alternative. Separate admission charges apply for specific events taking place at Blenheim Palace and you are strongly advised to check the relevant details before visiting. For full Annual Pass terms and conditions visit blenheimpalace.com/annualpass
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The Bristol Hotel, Bristol

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WINNER

Laura Crisp, Kent

Bed and Breakfast for 2 people staying at The Bristol.  Enjoy an unbeatable waterfront location in the heart of one of the UK’s most exciting cities.  The Bristol is all at once a wonderful leisure and business destination, set at the heart of a thriving creative hub and perfectly placed to access Bristol’s theatres, museums and art galleries; shopping in Cabot Circus; local attractions like the Clifton Suspension Bridge and SS Great Britain.

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The Bristol blends a modernist façade with an interior where boutique-style warmth and contemporary design pervade throughout. Many of our guest rooms overlook the harbour or enjoy city views. Behind every door there’s a super comfortable bed, the crispest linens, cosy duvets, marbled bathrooms – not to mention the prospect of a wonderful night’s sleep. Friday night stay, expires June 2017
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The Royal Lion Hotel, Lyme Regis

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WINNER

Lorna Elphick, West Midlands

A one night stay for two people in a standard room for bed and breakfast.

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Set within Lyme Regis, a picturesque town on the West Dorset border, part of the World Heritage site The Jurassic Coast, is The Royal Lion Hotel.
This stunning haven is located in the middle of the main shopping quarter, less than 100 metres from the sea, and boasts a three star AA rating, thirty-three individually decorated bedrooms, its own private car park, 45ft heated swimming pool, sauna and jacuzzi.
Book your stay on any night (subject to availability) except over the Christmas/new year and Easter periods. The stay must be booked and taken before 30th June 2017.
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Chelsea

DoubleTree by Hilton London – Chelsea

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WINNER

Kenny Goodman, Denbighshire

Win a two night bed and breakfast stay. Relax in contemporary accommodations at the DoubleTree by Hilton. All the essentials and more are covered in our modern, stylish guest rooms with an array of amenities to make you feel at home.

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Boasting a fantastic location at the acclaimed Imperial Wharf, the refurbished DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London – Chelsea is an ideal base located in the heart of the prestigious area of Chelsea and outside of the congestion charge zone. Take a ten-minute walk to the eclectic cafes and chic boutiques of Kings Road and Chelsea Harbour. Advance direct booking with contact details given on voucher.  Subject to room availability. Two consecutive nights. Bed & Breakfast only. Two people sharing. Valid until 30th June 2017.
Lancaster London

Lancaster London

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WINNER

Danielle Maycox, Manchester

A 3-course-meal for two people, including a bottle of house wine in Island Grill. Island Grill is an award-winning restaurant in Central London that focuses on British and European cuisine, with a strong seasonal element and a preference for local and sustainable ingredients. It is located within the prestigious Lancaster London hotel.

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Lancaster London is located in the heart of the British capital, with views over iconic Hyde Park and quick access to Heathrow Airport. Guests keep coming back for its breath-taking vistas of London, and to indulge in the hotel’s restaurants: Nipa Thai and Island Grill. This property also boasts a large and versatile collection of event spaces. The prize voucher features a unique reference ID code. It may only be redeemed once, may not be exchanged for cash, can not be replaced if lost, and is non-transferable. The dinner booking is subject to availability. Terms & Conditions are subject to change.
Glenkinchie Distillery

Glenkinchie Distillery, near Edinburgh

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WINNER

Eleanor Harcus, Inverness-shire

Come for a tour at Glenkinchie to learn how we produce ‘The Edinburgh Malt’.  The experience begins on the old malting floors, now home to a fascinating exhibition, including a twenty-foot model distillery.  The guided tour of the distillery includes the original malt kiln, the impressive copper pot stills and the traditional warehouse.  Finish up in the bar with a tutored tasting of two whiskies.

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Glenkinchie Distillery lies in the heart of the East Lothian countryside, just 15 miles from Edinburgh.  It was established in 1837 by local farmers John and George Rate.  Today we produce approx. 2million litres of spirit annually which is matured in the warehouse and then either bottled as an expression of Glenkinchie Single Malt or blended carefully to create deluxe blends such as Haig Dimple and Johnnie Walker. There is no expiry date for the Free Admission vouchers, however we recommend that you avoid the month of January 2017 as we won’t be able to offer tours of the distillery (only tastings) due to our Silent Season (annual maintenance period).
Shepherd Neame

Shepherd Neame, Faversham

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WINNER

Sandra Strudwick, Kent

A guided brewery tour & tutored tasting of 6 Shepherd Neame beers for 4 people. Learn a little of the ancient art of brewing, taste natural mineral water from the brewery’s well, try some malted barley and smell locally-grown Kentish hops. The tour usually also includes “The Old Brewery Store”, featuring impressive displays of historic delivery vehicles, a recreated cooper’s workshop, bygone pub signs and a collection of hop picking memorabilia. See behind the scenes at Shepherd Neame, Britain’s Oldest Brewer, on our guided brewery tour.

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The Faversham Brewery is home to Shepherd Neame, Britain’s Oldest Brewer. Nestled in the medieval market town of Faversham in Kent, brewing has continued on this site for centuries. Using natural ingredients, such as mineral water from the town’s aquifer and local hops, our brewers produce Kentish ales bursting with character and renowned international lagers. Our brewers blend art and science to produce award-winning beer we want you to enjoy time and time again. The Gift Certificate for the Brewery Tour will be valid for 1 year. The winner will receive health & safety information when they book, as the tour takes place in a working industrial site. The whole visit, including tasting, takes 2 – 2½ hours. This certificate is valid for 4 adults to book onto a public tour of Shepherd Neame Brewery, in Faversham (Kent).
DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre

DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre

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WINNER

Belinda Richardson, West Yorkshire

An indulgent afternoon tea for two people. 

The Afternoon Tea menu at Marco Pierre White Restaurant Bar and Grill provides an imaginative, fun and delicious edible twist on this indulgent and quintessentially English of dining customs.

Afternoon Tea includes a selection of delicacies, scones, classic sandwiches and miniature desserts, and is served with tea from the Twinings Tea selection or coffee.

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Situated in the centre of Cambridge on the banks of the River Cam, Doubletree by Hilton Cambridge hotel is close to the picturesque colleges of this famous university town. The prize is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative. Valid for two people.
The Royal Yacht Britannia

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh

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WINNER

Frances Pickering, Cumbria

Two tickets to step aboard Britannia, The Queen’s former floating palace. Tour the five decks to learn about life on board for the Royal Family and the former Royal Yachtsmen.

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The Royal Yacht Britannia was home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years, sailing over 1,000,000 miles around the world. Now berthed in Edinburgh, you can follow in the footsteps of Royalty to discover the heart and soul of this most special of Royal residences. This voucher is non-transferable and can only be redeemed once. This voucher has no monetary value and can not be exchanged for cash. The Royal Yacht Britannia reserves the right not to accept vouchers that have or appear to have been forged, damaged, defaced or otherwise tampered with. No responsibility will be accepted for lost, stolen or damaged tickets. Valid until 31.12.17. The Royal Yacht Britannia reserves the right to change these terms and conditions.
Bread Matters

Bread Matters

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WINNER

Chris Fletcher, London

Win the award winning Bread Matters: Why and How To Make Your Own, signed by the author, with an original Bread Matters sourdough starter. To help you get baking, there is a sustainable wood pulp proving basket, two dough scrapers and a ‘slashing’ knife to give your handmade loaves a stylish finish. Add to your artisan baking kit during 2017 with the £20 voucher for the Bread Matters online shop.

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Bread Matters is the place to learn how to make real bread with renowned expert and inspiring teacher, Andrew Whitley. It is also where you’ll find signed copies of Bread Matters and the bestselling DO Sourdough, along with a carefully chosen range of equipment: from wood-pulp proving baskets and UK manufactured baking tins, to fairtrade, organic cotton couche cloths and aprons, to hand-crafted bread knives and boards. The prize is non-transferrable and no cash or alternative prize will be available. If, due to circumstances beyond its control, Bread Matters is unable to  provide the prizes as described, it reserves the right to provide a similar prize of equal or greater value. The prize winner will be notified by email and his or her prize will be posted by Bread Matters Ltd to the address given on the competition entry form (not to any other address). Bread Matters will not pass on any entrant’s or winner’s personal details to any other organisation without his or her permission.
The County Hotel, Chelmsford

The County Hotel, Chelmsford

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WINNER

Sarah Fleck, Northumberland

Win a night stay with Afternoon Tea for two people at the County Hotel in Chelmsford with breakfast included.

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The 4 star County Hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from Chelmsford railway station, so exploring Essex and East Anglia is easy.  Even central London and the West End is only 45 minutes away!

The prize is a one night stay for two persons sharing a twin or double room, inclusive of breakfast and an Afternoon Tea for 2 at the County Hotel Chelmsford. The prize is non-transferable and has no cash value and no part of this prize can be redeemed for cash. The prize is subject to availability and should be redeemed between 4th January 2017 and 2nd April 2017. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner.
Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

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WINNER

Barrie McWhinney,

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Enjoy a three course dinner for two people in Tempus Restaurant at the Grand Central Hotel.Our menu features locally sourced seasonal produce and ingredients, designed to showcase the very best of Scottish cuisine and culture and our drinks list tempts our guests with expertly prepared cocktails and a curated selection of wine, beer, Champagne, and more.

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In the heart of Glasgow stands a much-loved and award-winning city icon, The Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow. An imposing landmark adjacent to Glasgow Central Station, the hotel is perfectly located in the hub of the city centre. Subject to availability. Prize is for two people and includes three courses from the theatre menu and a bottle of house wine to share. Valid to 25/02/17, excludes 25/12/16, 31/12/16 and 10/02/17-18/02/17.
The National Trust for Scotland

The National Trust for Scotland

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WINNER

Tony Delaney, Highlands of Scotland

We are gifting one lucky family a year’s membership for the National Trust for Scotland.  As members, you’ll enjoy brilliant days out, every day for a year with unlimited free entry to our amazing places in Scotland, from battlefields to beaches, mountains to museums and castles to country houses. There are hundreds of great days out to be enjoyed.

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The National Trust for Scotland is an independent charity set up to conserve and promote Scotland’s built and natural heritage under its care. The Trust is Scotland’s largest membership organisation and a leader in conserving and promoting the nation’s treasured places and collections so that they can be enjoyed now and in the future. Family membership for 12 months from date of issue. Valid for two adults at one address and up to four children (aged 18 or under). Prizes are as stated and no cash alternative is available. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers. NTS reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions at any time. In providing your email address you will permit the Trust to send information about its products and services. Your details will be used only by the National Trust for Scotland and will not be made available to any third party. The National Trust for Scotland is a registered data controller (Z8526377). The information you provide will be held and used by the National Trust for Scotland in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The National Trust for Scotland for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty is a charity registered in Scotland, Charity Number SC 077410
Crieff Hydro

Crieff Hydro, Perthshire

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WINNER

Jaci Stewart, Tayside

Enjoy your 3 course carvery Sunday lunch in the Meikle restaurant -the restaurant’s named after our founder – Thomas Henry Meikle, and brought right up to date by executive chef Bruce Price and his team. And we’re certain he would have nodded in agreement at Bruce’s commitment to finding the best local ingredients of the season. All carefully prepared to showcase the natural flavours and colours for you to enjoy.

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Crieff Hydro? It’s hard to find a Scottish hotel that offers you more. There are over 60 amazing indoor and outdoor activities to choose from. Seven places to eat.  Many accommodation options. Then there’s the free childcare – so mum and dad can take advantage of everything on offer too. The real story is the service that makes you feel like an old family friend. To redeem voucher contact Crieff Hydro 01764 655555 quoting the reference on the voucher. Valid from 28/11/2016 to 28/05/2017.
Egerton House Hotel

Egerton House Hotel, London

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WINNER

Phil Darling, Suffolk

Enjoy a luxury overnight stay with full English breakfast for two people at the award-winning five star Egerton House Hotel in Knightsbridge.

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Situated in exclusive Knightsbridge, this five star family run boutique hotel feels more like a homely private residence. Discover immaculate attention to detail and impeccable service at every turn, with 28 beautiful rooms and a warm and inviting lounge and bar, perfect for indulging in Afternoon Tea. The Egerton is enviably situated on the doorstep of major attractions including The Victoria and Albert Museum, Natural History and Science Museums and The Royal Albert Hall. To redeem you prize book to stay between1st January 2017 to 30th April 2017 – subject to availability. Blackout dates apply: 10th Feb 2017 to 17th Feb 2017 and 14th Apr 2017 to 21st April 2017.
Two Delicious Organic Chocolate Hampers by Green & Blacks Sponsored by Green Tourism

Two Delicious Green & Blacks Organic Chocolate Hampers Sponsored by Green Tourism

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WINNER

Carol Turner, Staffordshire

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George Spedding, Cheshire

Sponsored by Green Tourism…

Two delicious Green & Black’s Christmas organic chocolate baskets – filled with organic chocolate love!

Containing a selection of Green & Black’s chocolate products ranging from their best selling intensely flavoured Tasting Collection, hot chocolate, and a full selection of all our milk, white and dark chocolate bars.

Green Tourism, the natural leader in green grading. As the world’s largest sustainable certification programme of its kind, we are proud partners to over 2000 eco-friendly accommodation providers and attractions in the UK and abroad.

Why choose a Green Tourism member? If you care about the environment, look for the Green Tourism leaf.

– Sustainable tourism protects environments, respects local cultures, supports communities, conserves natural resources and minimises pollution.

– Choosing to visit / stay with a Green Tourism member means you’re supporting a business that is positively working towards this.

– So when you enjoy a day out at one of our accredited destinations, you know you’re in the company of people who care.

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RSPB

RSPB in partnership with Green Tourism

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WINNER

Vicky Hawkins, Essex

Annual Family membership of RSPB allowing entry to more than 170 nature reserves, the RSPB quarterly Nature’s Home magazine, a welcome pack to help you make the most of your membership and an RSPB gift of your choice. Each membership helps the RSPB save wildlife, protect wild places and connect people with nature.

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The RSPB is the country’s largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home. Together with our partners, we protect threatened birds and wildlife so our towns, coast and countryside will teem with life once again. We also play a leading role in a worldwide partnership of nature conservation organisations. Family membership is valid for up to two adults and all children aged under 19 years at one address. You may request a start date to suit you. Your membership pack should arrive approximately 10 working days after confirmation of your prize success.