We have some terrific prizes up for grabs..
Classic Lodges is a nationwide collection of 16 exclusive hotels, 10 of which are owned properties, all boast individual charming character whether you're looking for a peaceful countryside getaway or city centre stay.
Each of the hotels provides a friendly, relaxing atmosphere and excellent facilities while maintaining Classic Lodges' signature style. As such, each of the hotels make for fantastic wedding venues, with the company having a core focus on providing bespoke occasions for any size and budget.
Many of the hotels have different settings for ceremonies and wedding breakfasts including outdoor pavilions set among magnificent landscaped gardens and woodland that provide picturesque and memorable backdrops for photographs!
Licensed for civil ceremonies and civil partnerships, all of the hotels have dedicated wedding teams that can tailor a complete wedding package or a reception-only event.
Dining and catering is at the centre of every Classic Lodges hotel, locations such as Farington Lodge in Preston offer a number of seasonally-changing wedding menus that can be adapted to cater for any bride and groom's preferred palate by head chef Michael Slater.
County Wedding Magazines has teamed up with Classic Lodges to give readers the chance to win an overnight stay for two people in a deluxe double or twin bedroom, at their choice of 10 hotels, including a three-course dinner and a full breakfast the next day. T&Cs apply.
Visit, www.classiclodges.co.uk for more details.
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Glorious Getaway’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Friday, 4 October 2019.
Goddiva want to add a touch of magic to your special day by giving one lucky bride-to-be the chance to pick three beautiful statement pieces for her and her two best friends to walk down the aisle in.
The collection has something special for every bride from elegant figure-hugging strapless pieces to bardot dresses of dreams, Goddiva gowns will ensure you'll feel like a queen on your wedding day.
Don't forget about your best friends, the range will also dress your bridesmaids-to-be head-to-toe in one of its stunning sequin styles. The stylish sequin dresses collection will no doubt tie in with your chosen colour scheme for the day from rose gold, silver lilac, mint, blue the company has the perfect dress for your bridesmaids!
Checkout Goddiva's Bridal collection www.goddiva.co.uk and be sure to enter the competition to win this fantastic prize: the choice of bridal gown from the Goddiva Bridal collection plus two of Goddiva's sequin dresses for bridesmaids.
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Bridal and bridesmaids' dresses’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Monday, 28 October 2019.
Vicky's debut collection with the brand packs a zesty punch with the theme of fluorescence, which is the perfect fit to complement the strong 2019 neon trend.
Vicky has been an avid fan of the Goddiva brand for years. She has been seen stepping out in their beautiful dresses for numerous award ceremonies and events which makes the perfect partnership. From concept through to delivery, Vicky has been immersed with the creative direction of her new commercial fashion line, a true extension of the Goddiva design team.
Life is too short to wear boring dresses, so why not spice up your wardrobe with Goddiva's dresses? Enter the competition right now for your chance to win selected Goddiva's dress from Vicky's collection! But before you do so, please make sure you follow our Instagram profile @goddivafashion to keep up with the latest trends!
Keeping to the natural ethos of the Goddiva brand, there is the consistent identity of sophistication and allure, whilst adopting Vicky's charm and presence throughout the collection. Not forgetting celebrating girls with curves - thoughtful perfectly placed pleats offering figure-flattering styles and something to suit every girl. The extensive 36-piece collection showcases a stunning zesty bright palette in cerise, lime, flame orange, cobalt blue, nude, black and navy. Bold contemporary floor-length gowns, halter-neck gowns, with strong silhouettes, teamed with flirty thigh splits and gorgeous back bows play centre stage in this collection.
A range of citrus kittenish figure-hugging and asymmetric midi's have been created to enhance the curves in lime and orange. Classic satin styles include an elegant nude cowl neck slip dress and bold blue jumpsuits flirtatiously dressed in delicate strap details. Plus, a mix of show stopper and contemporary bows are a focal point in this collection. The playful hot pink jumpsuits with a gorgeous big tied bow detail at the back are sure to be winning pieces in this range.
The Goddiva Collection by Vicky Pattison is available at www.goddiva.co.uk Prices start at £45 to £79. Follow Goddiva's official Instagram profile: @goddivafashion
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Vicky Pattison dresses’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Thursday, 31 October 2019.
The UK's leading multi-store gift card, One4all, is offering one lucky reader the chance to win a £50 gift card! The One4all Gift Card can be used in over 55,000 outlets nationwide, including John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Topshop and Boots, or dine out in restaurants including Wagamama, Zizzi and Pizza Express. It can also be used to book holidays or a mini break with Kuoni, Thomas Cook or Spa Seekers. Available to buy from Post Offices nationwide and online at www.One4all.com.
For full competition terms and conditions for One4all Gift Cards, please visit www.one4all.com/competitions-tcs
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Win a £50 One4all gift card’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Friday, 6 December 2019.
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