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Cotswold Life Christmas Quiz 2013

PUBLISHED: 16:26 05 November 2013 | UPDATED: 09:56 07 November 2013

Cotswold Life Christmas Quiz

Cotswold Life Christmas Quiz

Cotswold Life

As a Christmas treat Cotswold Life is pleased to offer one lucky reader the chance to win an array of fantastic prizes in our Christmas quiz worth over £2,500. There is a prize for each of the 12 days of Christmas and one lucky reader will win all 12 prizes. Questions provided by Cotswolds Tourism -

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The prizes…

Prize 1: A pair of champagne balloon flights from Virgin Balloon Flights

Virgin Balloon Flights launch from over 100 locations across the UK. Whichever site you choose you’ll marvel at the beautiful British landscape and wildlife thousands of feet below. Then, as you relax sipping champagne after landing, you’ll want to do it all over again.

Prize 2: £100 Gift Card for Gloucester Quays Outlet

Gloucester Quays Outlet is perfect for all your shopping needs, with over 50 stores offering up to 70% off RRP. Indulge at high street favourites such as M&S Outlet and designer stores like Calvin Klein, and dine at restaurants at The Quayside including the new Portivo Lounge.

Prize 3: Feed King Penguins for two at Birdland Park & Gardens

Birdland in the pretty Cotswold village of Bourton-on-the-Water is set within nine acres of gardens and woodland. Discover over 500 exotic and rare birds from around the world in naturally themed aviaries and waterside habitats. Enjoy close encounters with flamingos, colourful parrots, laughing kookaburras, birds of prey, pelicans, magical owls and much more.

Prize 4: Overnight Dinner, Bed & Breakfast stay at The Fleece

Open throughout the day, from early ‘til late, you’ll find a welcome as warm as our log fires. Chef sources local and seasonal ingredients and adds his own twist to classic daily dishes. If you’re planning a stay-over in Cirencester check in to one of our cosy comfortable guest rooms, and enjoy a home-cooked breakfast the next morning too.

Prize 5: Golf membership at Wharton Park Golf & Country Club

Wharton Park Golf & Country Club is a quality venue situated on the edge of the historic, riverside town of Bewdley. The facilities are extensive-they include a picturesque championship golf course, modern pro shop, spikey’s kafe, comfortable lounge bar, banqueting suites, conference centre, boutique accommodation and Green’s Restaurant serving A La Carte food.

Prize 6: Clay pigeon shooting for two from Adventure Sport

100 acres of outdoor activity centre in Warwick offering a huge range of activities for groups and individuals. Whether you are looking for an action packed day of driving unusual vehicles or just a quick clay pigeon shoot at lunch time, we will have an activity for you.

Prize 7: £175 Gift Card for Accommodation, Restaurant or Cookery School at Eckington Manor

Eckington Manor is a cookery school and restaurant with 15 luxurious ensuite bedrooms, set within 260 acres of stunning countryside and ideally situated for exploring the Cotswolds. This £175 gift voucher can be used to brush up your cookery skills, for a relaxing night away or for a sumptuous dinner in the new restaurant.

Prize 8: A year’s free family membership for Everyone Active

For leisure centres in Cirencester, Bourton or Chipping Camden managed by Everyone Active, this special prize would give two adults the opportunity to benefit from unlimited swimming, gym use and fitness classes and two children unlimited swimming for 12 months.

Prize 9: Afternoon Tea for two at Ellenborough Park

Ellenborough Park is a luxury Cotswolds destination hotel that is adjacent to the famous Cheltenham Racecourse. The hotel has all the best features of an AA Five-Star traditional country house hotel, including two restaurants; The Beaufort Dining Room and The Brasserie, an award-winning wine cellar, an Indian-themed Spa and swimming pool.

Prize 10: One day hire of MGB Roadster for two people

The Open Road is one of longest standing classic car hire companies in the UK, trading continuously under the same ownership since 1997 from our base just outside Warwick. We are minutes from Historic Warwick and Stratford upon Avon. We are just 10 miles from the Heritage Motor Centre at Gaydon and only 15 miles from the Coventry Transport Museum.

Prize 11: A nights stay with breakfast for two at Laughern Hill

Nestled discreetly in the Worcestershire countryside, Laughern Hill is a Grade II listed, 5 star AA rated manor house surrounded by extensive grounds, providing the perfect setting for a quintessentially British country retreat. Our wonderful guest accommodation is available throughout the year.

Prize 12: Three-course dinner for two at Lumière

Lumière is an intimate fine dining restaurant in the heart of regency Cheltenham, run by Chef Jon Howe and his wife Helen. Lumière offers the best in British seasonal products with distinctive and imaginative twists. Jon’s intriguing interpretation of classic dishes and innovation food combinations make him one of the most exciting chefs in the Cotswolds.

Disclaimer: The questions have been compiled by Cotswolds Tourism. Cotswolds Tourism and Cotswold Life cannot be held responsible for any errors or inaccuracies.

T&C: Competition closes Friday 3rd January. The winner will be the first entry selected at random from all correct entries received. No purchase necessary. Employees and relatives of Archant, the competition prize supplier and associated companies are not eligible to enter. Entries that are illegible or not in accordance with the rules will be disqualified. Winners will be notified within four weeks of the closing date. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. In the event of the advertised competition prize being unavailable for whatever reason, Archant is not responsible and is not required to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. The winner must be willing to take part in post-event publicity if necessary. UK entries only. One entry per person. Entrants must be aged 18 or over. By entering this competition are agreeing to be contacted by Archant Ltd for relevant offers, if you don’t want to receive these offers please write no offers on your entry. The winner’s contact details will be submitted to the companies offering the prizes in order for prizes to be sent direct. All terms and conditions of individual prizes must be adhered to.

Prize 1: Competition prize refers to a pair of Virgin Balloon Flights National Weekday Morning vouchers which have no cash value, are non-refundable and non-transferable. Vouchers are valid for 12 months and flying season is March to October with regional variations. Ballooning is weather dependent. Prize does not include any additional related expenses such as travel or accommodation. Passengers must be aged 7 or over and at least 4’6” in height. Children aged under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Passengers who are pregnant or who have recently undergone major surgery are unable to fly. Full terms & conditions at 1. Prize 5: Please note this membership is for two months. Prize 8: Note: Memberships are non-transferable Prize 11: The prize is offered by Laughern Hill, Willow Road, Wichenford, Worcs WR66YB and is promoted through Archant Publishing. The prize offers a one night stay for two guests at Laughern Hill. Prize winners must be aged 18 or over to redeem the prize. The prize is to take place on a mutually suitable date. The prize is to be taken before 31 December 2014 or the prize will be withdrawn. The prize is non-transferable, non-negotiable and cannot be substituted for any other prize or cash value. Prize winners are required to register and leave credit card details. Prize winners are liable for any additional charges for damage or add ons. Laughern Hill reserves the right to cancel the prize, amend terms and conditions and details of the prize on its sole discretion. Laughern Hill does not accept any responsibility or liability under or in connection with the prize draw and prize redemption.

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