Win Your London Story Sweepstakes (Expired)
Enter the Win Your London Story Sweepstakes for a chance to win a 5-night trip for two to London, England!
One Grand Prize Winner will receive roundtrip airfare for two to London, England, for a 5-night stay at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel, 2 x Oyster Cards allowing for travel across the London public transport network, 2 x The London Pass cards giving you free entry to over 60 top London attractions, including guidebook and lanyard, and Three additional activities of your choice from the British Library/Joanna Lumley, or City of London Information Centre, or EDF Energy London Eye/Boris Johnson, or Eurostar, or Fortnum & Mason, or GQ, or Gordon Ramsay, or The Lion King, or Madame Tussauds, or Maison Bertaux, or Museum of London, or The River Thames, or the Royal Opera House/Marianela and Thiago, or Sculpture in the City, or Shaftsbury, or Tate Modern, or the Tower of London, or Victoria and Albert Museum/Twiggy, or Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, or Wembley, or West End, or Westfield!
October 1, 2013
March 30, 2014
Open to residents worldwide aged 18 or over,
Users may enter any or all five of the competitions however may only enter each competition once.
The prize consists of fixed and variable elements. The fixed elements comprise of: • A five-night hotel stay in London for two people, sharing one room in a Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel. www.radissonblu-edwardian.com • Round trip travel for 2 people to London in economy / standard class from the closest appropriately connected city to the prize winner’s residential address. Subject to availability and up to a maximum value of £2,000 total. The decision as to the most appropriate form of transport for the prize winners’ travel will lie with London & Partners. • 2 x Oyster Cards allowing for travel across the London public transport network to the value of £15 each. If you exceed the value indicated you will be required to top up your card in order to continue travelling on public transport in London. For more information on the Oyster Card and the London public transport network, please visit the Transport for London website: http://visitorshop.tfl.gov.uk • 2 x The London Pass cards giving you free entry to over 60 top London attractions, including guidebook and lanyard. Valid for one calendar day from first activation. Activate the card simply at first attraction. Plan your day carefully to make the best use of the card.
The variable elements comprise three additional activities selected by the winner at the point of entry and that must be arranged to be taken together on the same five night trip. These activities are subject to the winner’s choosing but will be limited to the videos with ‘add to win’ buttons shown on www.visitlondon.com/story and their corresponding prize.
Terms and Conditions for each of the variable prize elements are listed below in alphabetical order:
British Library/Joanna Lumley: Prize is 2 x tickets to paid exhibition at the British Library and accompanying exhibition book. Exhibition entry is subject to availability and providing there is an exhibition running on the dates the winner chooses to travel.
City of London Information Centre: Prize is a private themed tour of the City for two with a qualified City of London guide. Winner may choose from themed walks. Tour is subject to availability and must be booked in advance.
EDF Energy London Eye/Boris Johnson: Prize is two standard tickets for entry on the EDF Energy London Eye. A Standard Ticket includes one 30-minute rotation and entry to 4D cinema experience.
Eurostar: Prize is travel from London to Paris for two people travelling in Standard Premier with Eurostar. Outbound and retrun travel must be taken in the same calander day. – Bookings must be made at least 21 days before travel but no more than 120 days beforeNo alterations or exchanges once the reservation has been made – Travel is subject to availability – Travel is not transferable or exchangeable for cash or credit alternative – Both passengers must travel together on outbound and return journeys – Eurostar International Conditions of Carriage apply to all travel which are obtainable on www.eurostar.com – Eurostar International Ltd does not accept liablity for elements of this prize except for travel on Eurostar
Fortnum & Mason: Prize is afternoon tea for two at Fortnum & Mason and £80 voucher to spend in store. Afternoon tea is subject to availability and must be booked in advance.
GQ: Prize includes a bespoke Urban Gentry guided tour for two to discover the history and heritage of the famous Savile Row. Tour is subject to availability and must be booked in advance. Walking tour lasts three hours and covers the areas of St. James, Mayfair and Savile Row. Tour must be taken at either 10.00 or 14.00.
Gordon Ramsay: Prize is a £100 voucher for use at Restaurant Gordon Ramsay (Royal Hospital Lane, London). Reservations are subject to availability and must be booked in advance. Early booking is strongly advised. Voucher is valid for 10 months from the date of sale. Full terms and conditions of voucher can be found here: www.gordonramsay.com/gifts/100-voucher
The Lion King: Prize is two tickets to The Lion King including a backstage tour at the Lyceum Theatre, London. This prize is capped at one winner and once this cap has been reached the prize will no longer be available. Subsequent competition winners who select The Lion King prize will receive a cast album recording, a hard back coffee table book and a programme. Tickets and tour are subject to availability.
Madame Tussauds: Prize is 2 x entry tickets to Madame Tussauds, including wax hand each and professional photo each. No blackout dates – ticket is valid for one year from issue.
Maison Bertaux: Prize is £20 for two people to spend at Maison Bertaux patisserie, 29 Greek Street London.
Museum of London: Prize is 2 x entry tickets to exhibition at Museum of London and two-course meal for two in the London Wall Bar & Kitchen including one soft drink each. Exhibition entry is subject to availability and providing there is an exhibition running on the dates the winner chooses to travel. The winner must provide the proof of prize supplied.
The River Thames: Prize includes an exhilarating Thames RIB speed boat experience for two people. Experience lasts one hour and includes a tour of the historic sites along the Thames followed by a high speed RIB boat ride. Must be booked in advance.
Royal Opera House/Marianela and Thiago: Prize includes two tickets to Backstage Tour of the Royal Opera House. Tour is subject to availability and must be booked in advance. Due to the nature of the tour, the times and availability of tickets can vary from day to day. In such an event that the winner’s choice of date to redeem this prize is not available, the winner will be asked to select another date on which to redeem.
Sculpture in the City: Prize is an exclusive guided tour for two of the City’s public artwork with the with the project curator Stella Ioannou. Tour is subject to her availability and must be booked in advance.
Shaftesbury (Cinnamon Soho): Prize is High Chai afternoon tea for two at Cinnamon Soho, Kingly Street and £200 shopping voucher to spend in Carnaby. This prize is capped at three winners and once this cap has been reached the prize will no longer be available.
Tate Modern: Prize is 2 x tickets to paid exhibition at the Tate Modern (the exhibition the winner sees will be dependent on when the winner chooses to travel) and meal for two in the Restaurant at the Tate up to the value of £80.
Tower of London: Prize is Historic Royal Palaces pass which admits the winner and guest to the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace and Gardens, Kensington Palace and Banqueting House. Subject to availability. Pass allows one entry to each property.
Victoria and Albert Museum/Twiggy: Prize is two tickets will be valid for one of three paid exhibitions at the V&A. These include William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain (22 March-13 July 2014); The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014 (5 April-25 July 2014) and Wedding Dresses 1775-2014 (opens 3 May 2014). Tickets will be valid for entry between 10.00-16.30 daily, except for the final two weekends of the exhibition. The value of the V&A Shop voucher will be £50. Valid for redemption in store only (at the Main Shop, Fashion Shop, Exhibition Shop or Bookshop at the V&A). Not valid online. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. Voucher cannot be redeemed for cash. Neither the V&A or V&A Enterprises are liable for any loss of the voucher.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: Prize is 2 x entry tickets for the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter including souvenir guide. Subject to availability and terms and conditions as per website: www.wbstudiotour.co.uk/en/legal/terms-conditions
Wembley: Prize is 2 x tickets for an England International match in the 2013/2014 season (up to and including July 31 2014) and VIP Tour the following day including the Dressing Rooms, Royal Box, Press Room and much more. Both matches and tours are subject to availability, alteration and cancellation at short notice. The match the winner attends will be determined by the date the winner chooses to travel.
West End (Penhaligon’s): Prize is 1 x £100 Regent Street Gift Card (for participating stores see: www.clevercardz.com/regentstreet/default.aspx) and £100 worth of shopping vouchers to spend on Oxford Street (winner must choose retail outlet in which to spend vouchers at time of booking).
Westfield: Prize is a personal stylist session and £200 Westfield gift card. Session must be booked in advance.
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