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We have a truly fabulous Christmas stocking of prizes this month; there really is something for everyone.
Read more about all the lovely prizes here!
• A week’s retirement break at Sun Park Living in Lanzarote.
Our first prize is a week in the sun at Sun Park Living, the active retirement paradise. It’s an exclusive lifestyle concept for the over 50s (known as Sun Rockers) where the emphasis is on companionship, enjoyment, learning new things and making every day count. The prize is for one or two people in an apartment on a self-catered and self-service basis and does not include flights or transfers.
Read more about Sun Park Living
• A year’s subscription to the Oldie magazine.
The Oldie started as a light-hearted alternative to a press obsessed with youth and celebrity. It’s an independent, free-thinking magazine which offers almost no advice about retirement or how to grow old, but keeps you young with a steady supply of wit, entertainment and bracing good sense. www.theoldie.co.uk
• A year’s subscription to World of Cruising magazine, that’s 6 issues plus a glossy and indispensable annual Cruise Directory. It’s the place for in depth destination reports from the exotic to the downright adventurous, the latest up-to-date ship reports and itineraries, cuisine reviews, spa and beauty treatments, and expert reviews from seasoned cruisers. www.worldofcruising.co.uk
• A pair of tickets to see The Play That Goes Wrong!
The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong … does! The accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences!
The Play That Goes Wrong is guaranteed to leave you aching with laughter! Read Debbie’s review, she laughed out loud!
“Very very funny” The Guardian
“It’s as though The Mousetrap has been taken over by Monty Python” WhatsOnStage.com
“The Play That Goes Wrong gets it totally brilliantly, ridiculously right” Official London Theatre
The Duchess Theatre, Box Office: 0844 412 4659, www.theplaythatgoeswrong.com
3 September 2014 – 1 February 2015
• 2 copies of Ships, Shoes and Maggiemou – life on a world cruise by Maggie Thorpe
Maggie Thorpe, author of Ships, Shoes and Maggie Mou. Two copies about her adventures on a World Cruise. She says: I do hope the lucky people who win my book enjoy reading it as much as I enjoyed my time on the cruise ships writing it. I wrote the book more as a challenge to myself as I have been dyslexic all my life. I hope it gives inspiration to other dyslexics to never give up. Happy Cruising.
Buy this book on Amazon.
• Copies of Bus Pass Britain, Bus Pass Britain Rides Again and Eccentric Britain, all from Bradt Guides.
You can get 30% off Bradt Guides by visiting www.bradtguides.com and using the code silvertravel30.
Bradt has a reputation as a pioneering publisher: for tackling ‘unusual’ destinations and for producing colourful guidebooks that are entertaining as well as useful. They trust the expertise of their authors and allow them to write the books that best suit the needs of visitors. It’s an approach that, over the 40 years since the company was founded, has made Bradt one of the world’s leading travel publishers – See more at www.bradtguides.com
• 3 fabulous board games – Logo Grab, Shout and Articulate for Kids
Getting together with the family over Christmas? The new Logo Grab card game (rrp £14.99, age 8 to adult) features many big name brands – and everyone plays at once! What makes this game of ‘roll, spot and grab’ mind-bendingly different is that here, it’s the DICE you lunge for, not the cards!
Perfect to play at multi-generational gatherings, Shout! is a fabulous new trivia game (rrp £29.99, age 12 to adult), bursting with quirky questions and cunning picture puzzles where you have to look, link and think – making connections between what you see on the Challenge card and what the answer is likely to be.
Keep the newly refreshed Articulate for Kids team board game (rrp £19.99, age 6+) in the cupboard for when the grandchildren come round! Let them have a go at describing words, phrases and people like Dustbin, Homework, One Direction and Hiding, to progress round the board!
For more information, stockists and to play games online, visit www.drumondpark.com
Forever Living is a 36 year old company founded in the U.S.A and sells high quality Aloe Vera products in over 150 countries. They are the largest growers of Aloe Vera and only use the inner leaf gel. All products have a 60 day money back guarantee. Aloe Vera originated in Africa and dates back at least 4000 years – although it looks like a cactus, it is a member of the lily family and related to onions, garlic and asparagus.
One of our members and regular contributors, Maria Meredith (pictured top right) became a distributor in May this year after being impressed with the Clean 9 Body cleanse programme. She says “after struggling with my weight for years I was delighted to find something that works and makes me feel great too”. Maria has since used many of the Aloe Vera based products including the Suncreams that are being offered as one of our prizes this month.
• A fabulous pair of Merrell men’s walking shoes from Mastershoe Myshu
Merrell shoes are high-performance footwear designed for summer ramblers, professional hikers and casual walkers alike. From winter-proof boots to support your ankles, to summer sandals boasting contoured soles, all footwear from the Merrell brand is sure to provide you with maximum comfort and protection while on the move. The Sprint Blast Bicolor uses a combination of leather and textiles in contrasting grey and hunter green this casual shoe oozes character.The sole unit features Merels air cushioned heel for extra shock absorption whilst an in board compression moulded EVA footframe gives extra support. Completed with Merrills M-Select GRIP outsole that gives durability and extra traction this all new Sprint Blast Bicolor from Merrell is a real eye catcher. Read more about Merrell men’s walking shoes and Mastershoe Myshu.
• Visit beautiful Bishop’s Palace in Somerset – a perfect day out.
Win two tickets or a family day pass to the Bishop’s Palace which has been home to the Bishops of Bath and Wells for over 800 years. Access to this hidden gem is across a breath-taking moat and flagstone drawbridge (see if you can spot the famous resident mute swans who live alongside the moat and ring the bell for food!). The 14 acres of stunning gardens reveal the origin of Wells; the ancient springs that give the city its name are found here. Throughout the year there are family events, guided tours and exhibitions. The Palace shop is a must for unique souvenirs and gifts and is located next to the popular Bishop’s Table cafe that serves lunch, light bites, coffee and cake. www.bishopspalace.org.uk
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