Previous Competition Answers

April/May

Wordsearch: Find something you're passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.

Dead Simple: c) Peter James

The Tiger Who Came to Tea: b) Judith Kerr

Legally Blonde: The Musical: a) 2007

Red Hot Chilli Pipers: c) Bagpipes

Manic Street Preachers: b) 1996

A Midsummer Night's Dream: c) Oberon

Ed Byrne: One of Ed's television credits.

Styvechale Open Gardens: Garden News Magazine

Your Call Competitions

Wordsearch

Win a £50 Cash Prize!

Complete the wordsearch in our magazines and the letters remaining will reveal a hidden phrase. Complete the competition entry form below with that hidden phrase for your chance to win a £50 cash prize!

Closing date 8th July 2024.

Cash Prize Wordsearch Competition

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The Stranger

Win Two Tickets to see ‘The Stranger’ at The Priory Theatre, Kenilworth on Wednesday 4th September at 7.30pm!

To be in with a chance of winning two tickets, simply answer the following question:

Who wrote the novel ‘The Stranger’?

a)   Patricia Cornwell
b)   Gillian Flynn
c)   Agatha Christie

Please send your answer to the above question before 8th July 2024 by completing the competition entry form below.

The Stranger is on at The Priory Theatre from 4th - 14th September 2024. Tickets are available through the Box Office on 0333 666 3366 or online at www.priorytheatre.co.uk.

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Dinosaur World Live

Win Four Tickets to see ‘Dinosaur World Live’ at The Albany Theatre, Coventry on Saturday 31st August at 2pm!

Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roar-some interactive show for all the family. Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across uncharted territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs.

Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child’s favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, Triceratops, Giraffatitan, Microraptor and Segnosaurus! A special meet and greet after the show offers all our brave explorers the chance to make a new dinosaur friend.

To be in with a chance of winning four tickets, simply tell us the name of one of the dinosaurs you will see on stage at Dinosaur World Live?

Please send your answer to the above question before 8th July 2024 by completing the competition entry form below.

Dinosaur World Live is on at The Albany Theatre from 30th August - 1st September 2024. Tickets are available through the Box Office on 024 7699 8964 or online at www.albanytheatre.co.uk.

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Dizzee Rascal

Win Two Tickets to see ‘Dizzee Rascal’ at Northampton Delapré Abbey on Friday 9th August!

Dizzee Rascal is a British MC and rapper. He released his debut album Boy in da Corner in 2003. It earned him the 2003 Mercury Prize, and has since been considered a grime classic. Follow-up albums Showtime, Maths + English, and Tongue n' Cheek were critically praised and certified platinum, with Tongue n' Cheek going platinum for sales exceeding 300,000 units in the United Kingdom. He has achieved 5 UK number-one singles, "Dance Wiv Me", "Bonkers", "Holiday", "Dirtee Disco" and "Shout”.

He returned with the electrifying new album “Don’t Take It Personal”, on 9th February, paired with the release of new single “How Did I Get So Calm” - a glowing reminder of Dizzee's trademark sound and in-your-face energy.

To be in with a chance of winning two tickets to see Dizzee Rascal at Northampton Delapré Abbey, simply answer the following question:

In which year did Dizzee Rascal release his debut album?

a)   2000
b)   2003
c)   2006

Please send your answer to the above question before 8th July 2024 by completing the competition entry form below.

Tickets for the Dizzee Rascal Northampton Delapre Abbey August 2024 show are available from: www.legacylive.co.

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Nik Kershaw

Win Two Tickets to see ‘Nik Kershaw and Band’ at Roadmender, Northampton on Friday 12th July!

The small but perfectly formed Nik Kershaw and his fabulous band are pleased to announce intimate festival warm-up shows at O2 Academy, Oxford on Friday 28th June, Epic in Norwich Saturday 29th June and Roadmender in Northampton on Friday 12th July.

There will be a distinct lack of dance moves, lasers, pyrotechnics, Jazz hands or anything remotely to do with “showbusiness”.  Very little sartorial effort will be made (minimal sequins or spandex). Just expect a great band, playing great songs, up close and in your face. It might get sweaty!

There will be all the classic hits: Wouldn’t it be Good, The Riddle, I Won’t Let the Sun Go Down On Me, Dancing Girls, Wide Boy, Human Racing, Don Quixote, highlights from Nik’s 9 studio albums and his career as a songwriter, and maybe even the odd cheeky cover version. Who knows?

To be in with a chance of winning two tickets to see Nik Kershaw and his band at Roadmender, Northampton, simply name one of Nik Kershaw’s hits?

Please send your answer to the above question before 8th July 2024 by simply completing the competition entry form below.

Tickets for the above shows are available from: www.thegigcartel.com/Artists-profiles/Nik-Kershaw.htm.

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Jess Glynne

Win Two Tickets to see ‘Jess Glynne’ at Trentham Live 2024 on Friday 16th August!

Friday 16th August will see the legendary pop icon Jess Glynne headline the stage set against a backdrop of the stunning, beautiful Trentham Estate. Jess Glynne’s performance promises to be a night of unforgettable music featuring her countless chart-topping hits.

Jess Glynne is an English singer and songwriter who rose to prominence as a featured artist on singles such as ‘Rather Be’ by Clean Bandit, ‘My Love’ by Route 94 and more recently on Rudimental's ‘These Days’ with Macklemore. She was also considered one of the ‘Most Influential People Under 30’ by Forbes magazine in 2019.

To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to see Jess Glynne on Friday 16th August, simply tell us in which year did she rise to prominence as a featured artist on the singles ‘Rather Be’ by Clean Bandit and ‘My Love’ by Route 94?

a)   2015
b)   2014
c)   2013

Please send your answer to the above question before 8th July 2024 by completing the competition entry form below.

For more information and tickets on Trentham Live 2024, please go to www.trentham.co.uk/events/trentham-live.

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Busted

Win Two Tickets to see ‘Busted' at Trentham Live 2024 on Sunday 18th August!

Sunday 18th August will see the legendary pop band Busted headline the stage. With their career spanning over two decades and countless chart-topping hits, Busted’s performance promises to be a night of unforgettable music and entertainment which will finish off Trentham Live in style.

Having just celebrated their 20th Anniversary Tour in September and October 2023, the original much-loved trio - James Bourne, Charlie Simpson and Matt Willis - played their hits and fan-favourites to a combined audience of 200,000 people over the course of 26 shows.

To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to see Busted on Sunday 18th August, simply tell us how many Brit Awards have the band won?

a)   2
b)   1
c)   0

Please send your answer to the above question before 8th July 2024 by completing the competition entry form below.

For more information and tickets on Trentham Live 2024, please go to www.trentham.co.uk/events/trentham-live.

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St Mary's Guildhall

Win Daytime Visitor Tickets plus Afternoon Tea for Two at St Mary's Guildhall, Coventry!

The stunning 700-year-old St Mary’s Guildhall on Bayley Lane, next to Coventry Cathedral Ruins, has reopened as a fascinating visitor attraction following major restoration. It is also the home of the unique Tales of Tea restaurant located in the atmospheric Undercroft, offering brunch, lunch and afternoon tea.

St Mary’s is one of the finest Guildhalls in the country and embodies Coventry’s rich history. A rare survivor of the English Civil War and the Blitz, the Guildhall has acted as the centre of power in England during the War of the Roses, housed the crown jewels, been the prison of Mary, Queen of Scots and hosted famous literary figures, such as George Eliot.

Visitors can discover its many stories from our knowledgeable guides and use of our cutting-edge digital tour, where figures from the past come to life. See the newly unveiled medieval kitchen, where feasts fit for kings have been prepared and where the poor of Coventry were fed. In the stunning Great Hall see the famous Coventry tapestry still in its original spot after 500 years.

Special entrance rates available for Coventry residents. Find out more about St Mary’s Guildhall and Tales of Tea at www.stmarysguildhall.co.uk.

To enter into the prize draw, please send your name, address and telephone number before 8th July 2024 by completing the competition entry form below.

There is no need to provide an answer for this competition, just your name, address and telephone number is needed.

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