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J. Stanley | Nottingham
M. Boswell | Kidderminster
P. Morton | Ibstock
Y. Yeomans | Islington
B. Sullivan | Plymouth
C. Williamson | Washington
A. Pennycook | Helensburgh
J. Dowle | Dover
A. Picton | Froxfield
A.Herteliu | London
J. Butcher | Newtown Berkeley
C. Byrne | Crosby
P. McGoverne | Rhyl
H. McCall | Eastriggs
D. Hodgson | Ferryhill
C. Ramsey | Branton
P. Turnbull | Weston-Super-Mare
D. Gilmour | Omagh
D. Fullwood | Pilsley
R. Wilson | Ayr
C. Size | Maghull
C.Kiely | Daventry
Z. Hallam | Saltburn
C. Owen | London
C. Talbot-Ashby | AylesburyEnjoy a relaxing cruise to Santander in Northern Spain on-board Brittany Ferries flagship, Pont Aven, boasting stunning features, including a superb pool and leisure area, a wrap-around promenade for pleasant deck strolls, and a dramatic five deck high atrium.
With a 24 hour overnight crossing from Portsmouth there will be plenty of time to unwind, see the latest films, enjoy fine French cuisine in the à la carte restaurant and experience a massage in the Spa Treatment Room. There’s a lot to keep the kids occupied too, with a games room and special children’s entertainment; and with your own 4-berth cabin with en-suite facilities, you can sleep the night away in comfort. Plus, you can take your own car and pack as much as you wish.
With a 24 hour overnight crossing from Portsmouth you’ll have plenty of time to unwind, see the latest films, enjoy fine French cuisine in the à la carte restaurant and experience a massage in the Spa Treatment Room. There’s a lot to keep the kids occupied too, with a games room and special children’s entertainment; and with your own 4-berth cabin with en-suite facilities, you can sleep the night away in comfort. Plus, you can take your own car and pack as much as you wish.
C Hill | BoltonChoose a top-of-the-range family break at any of Butlin’s’ three beachside resorts, for a three-night weekend or four-night midweek break staying in a luxury Hotel Room or Gold Apartment including breakfast, dinner and all the fun of a Butlin’s break.
M. Bodle | OxtedWho has won a £500 Coast & Country Cottages holiday voucher to spend on a holiday rental of their choice from the Coast & Country portfolio. Cottages sleep 2-12 people.
S. Bailey | LondonWho can choose from their huge selection of Coach Holidays with local departures from towns throughout the UK. The prize is for two people to share a room on a 5 day break of your choice from David Urquhart Travel coach holidays.
- Seaside, countryside, beaches and gardens,
- Lochs and glens, castles and gems,
- Bright lights, party nights, flower shows and fireworks
- Ferry crossings, caber tossing,
- Day trips, horse race tips,
- Movie sets and musicals.
- West end shows, wilderness and wizards.
- Trains, trams, boats and bridges.
- The heart of the action or
- Away from it all.
- Beautiful isolation, peaceful relaxation.
- John O'Groats to Land's End
Everywhere in between and beyond…Welcome to our Wonderful World!
L. Mumford | AberdareWho will be on a 4 star luxury Christmas break in Newbury. Staying at a 4* resort with golf and spa on a full board package over Christmas, to include full board, wine, afternoon tea, entertainment and much more. The event is exclusive to Friendship Travel and has over 90 single travellers staying over Christmas each year. One of the best singles holidays in the UK for Christmas.
G. Ballingall | Lower LargoWho has won a £500 holiday voucher towards a rental stay at any property found on the www.homeaway.co.uk website.
C. Spriggs | HitchinWho has won a trip to Barcelona, on the hot, sunny Spanish Coast - compliments of leading economy hotel brand ibis. Saunter down Las Ramblas, enjoy Tapas and Sangria in the sun and experience the late night bars and beautiful beaches in this European hot spot.
You’ll be enjoying a three night break for two people in Barcelona at a selected ibis hotel.
A. Samuel | PortsmouthParis by Eurostar is waiting for you and a friend or partner for three nights in a three star hotel, return train travel from London and two sightseeing tours of Paris; by day and by night.
A. Marshall | KentWho will be looking forward to an 8 day holiday to Lake Garda in 2014, in a 3 or 4 start hotel on a half board basis, on a specially chartered Newmarket Holidays flight to Verona from one of the following airports; Aberdeen, Gatwick, Norwich, Bournemouth, Newquay, Humberside, Exeter, Manston, Cardiff, Durham Tees Valley, Belfast, Humberside or Bristol.
S. Gwyer | RugbyA seven-night cruise aboard Norwegian Epic for two adults sharing a Balcony Stateroom is waiting for you.
E. Richardson | Tyne & WearWho has won a £500 holiday voucher towards a rental stay at any property found on the www.ownersdirect.co.uk website.
V. Needham | Ripley
P. Tayler | Consett
I. Williams | Chelmsford
S. Johnson | Aldershot
S. Evans | Ellesmere PortWhose prize includes; return flights from either Manchester, London Gatwick or Birmingham, 20 kg luggage allowance, return in resort transfers and accommodation.
For the young, and young at heart, the Ghazala Beach’s bustling atmosphere comes from its extensive range of activities and its proximity to the bars, cafes restaurants, shops and nightclubs of Na’ama Bay. A great value hotel in possibly the best location in Na’ama Bay, it boasts its own dive centre and spa facilities, and is set on its own fantastic private beach. It’s the perfect base for exploring the local area.
S. Thompson | SherborneWho has won a £500 holiday voucher that can be used as part or full payment for a Richardson’s boating, holiday park or holiday village holiday.
W. Mountain | WarringtonWho has won a 5-day UK “Grand Tourer” coach holiday for two people, departing this autumn or winter.
J. Smith | BirminghamThe Amalfi Coast is awaiting you on a Travelsphere escorted holiday where you’ll find pastel-coloured villages clinging to cliffs, spine-tingling sea views from zigzagging coastal roads and scented gardens that sweep down to shimmering sands and a chance to explore Europe’s most photogenic scenery on the elegant Amalfi Coast.
The prize includes: scheduled flights, overseas transfers and other transportation, 6 nights’ half-board accommodation, the services of a Travelsphere tour manager and local guides, hotel porterage (one bag per person), all airport taxes and security charges, UK airline passenger duty and all state and local taxes.
S. Brown | LondonA two-night stay with dinner at the award-winning historic Great Fosters Hotel in the heart of Surrey is yours. The prize at this former Tudor hunting lodge includes accommodation in an executive room, full English breakfast on both days and a 3-course dinner for two at the newly-opened Estate Grill Restaurant. Great Fosters is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World collection and has featured a number of times in the Travelzoo Top 20®.
K. Smith | HydeWho has won a cruise for two people on a Viking River Cruises “Romantic Danube” itinerary. Compare Hungary’s vibrant capital, Budapest, to the elegance of Vienna and Austria’s stunning Wachau Valley, as well as experience the ancient abbeys and soaring river gorges. The cruise includes six guided tours (visiting four UNESCO World Heritage Sites).
M. Jordan | SheffieldWho will be departing from Portsmouth on 30 May 2014, visiting Copenhagen, Stockholm, Helsinki, St. Petersburg, Gdynia, Warnemunde (Berlin) and Kiel Canal Transit.
Magnificent palaces, royal castles, ornate cathedrals and impressive fortresses are reminders that the Baltic Sea region has been home to great empires and is still home to some of the world’s oldest existing monarchies. Step ashore in fabled cities where ancient and modern cultures contrast, yet merge with medieval centres resplendent with picturesque old buildings and contemporary landmarks inspired by some of the world’s greatest architects and designers standing side by side.
The prize includes: all meals (from breakfast through to late-night snacks) and entertainment on board mv Voyager for the duration of the cruise of your choice. A programme of informative talks by port lecturers and guest speakers, plus enrichment lectures on board. Complimentary self-service tea and coffee facilities available throughout the day and night. Use of the sauna, gym, Jacuzzis and pools. The Captain's cocktail parties and gala dinners. All port and pre-paid airport taxes. Gratuities included for your cabin steward, restaurant waiter and his/her assistant.