Win a Festive Break for two on the English Riviera

July 2019 Prize Draw

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Turkey & Tinsel Break with Grand UK HolidaysThis prize draw is now closed.

We’re delighted to have a wonderful Turkey & Tinsel break with Grand UK Holidays as our prize this month. Turkey & Tinsel tours always prove popular, capturing the true spirit of the season and celebrating in style, a perfect warm-up to the real thing!

The happy winners will be enjoying an escorted coach holiday for two on 2nd December 2019 to beautiful Torquay and the English Riviera. Based at the Hotel Richmond, in Torquay, this holiday is packed full of traditional Turkey & Tinsel fun! The prize is for two people sharing a twin room on a half board basis, including a glass of wine with ‘Christmas Dinner’, one afternoon tea and cakes, and a Bucks Fizz to celebrate the ‘New Year’! Brixham, Devon, EnglandAlso included are sightseeing excursions to Brixham and Dartmouth, Exeter Christmas Market and Totnes. And the opportunity to take in the sea air on the prom - wrapped up snugly of course!

What better way to get into the festive spirit than kick-starting it all with a fun-filled and fabulous ‘Christmas and New Year’ experience?

Read more about things to do and attractions in Torquay and Devon, from Peter Marshall.

Special Offer

Grand UK Holidays operate fully escorted coach holidays across the UK and Europe exclusively for the over 55s and have been taking people on holiday for more than 35 years. As a Silver Travel Club Member, you can claim 10% off any Grand UK Holidays tour simply by quoting STA10.

Torquay, Devon, England

 

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  • deltics
    3 months ago
    This sounds lovely, and it happens to be just a few days before my wife and I celebrate our silver wedding anniversary - assuming she can put up with me for another five months!

    But, to whoever wins, have a wonderful time and remember how lucky we are to have these beautiful places so close at hand.

  • happytraveller
    3 months ago
    How nice to win this festive prize with none of the hustle & bustle usually experienced, just sit down & relax.
  • SilverTravelUser_1541
    3 months ago
    This would be a lovely break not been down to the English Riviva for some years, had such a hectic Christmas last year that we are planning a relaxed one this year and this would be a perfect way to start the festive season
  • you
    3 months ago
    Would be nice to win, my husband likes this area
  • Speakeasy
    3 months ago
    I hardly ever win anything so to win a Festive Break on the Riviera would be simply magical.
  • PMG
    3 months ago
    Great short break just at right time to get into pre Christmas spirit
  • Laume
    3 months ago
    This sounds lovely, I've never been to this part of the country but have always longed to. Fingers crossed. xx
  • Pixie566
    3 months ago
    Have always longed for a Christmas Break and this sounds wonderful
  • Rowsie
    3 months ago
    As anyone knows if they read my reviews, I am currently walking the South West Coastal Path (piece by piece). How nice it would be to have a visit to that part of the world that doesn't involve muddy walking boots and aching feet!!
  • Fitz
    3 months ago
    Would love to experience this xx
  • WiltshireWanderer
    3 months ago
    My wife and I would love to visit the English Riviera. We are both approaching our 3 score and 10 big birthdays in 2020 so this holiday would be very welcome.
  • Ian70
    3 months ago
    It would be lovely to have a room with a view of the migrating wildebeeste !!!
  • Kevin-4
    3 months ago
    You can't beat the English Riviera at any time of year!
  • Rachand
    3 months ago
    This holiday brings back memories! My husband was talking with our then next door neighbor who asked him about our holiday plans, now my husband having a Spanish accent, told her where we are going. “Oh how lovely to be going to turkey on holiday” she said! We were of course going to Torquay! Great prize!
  • summers
    3 months ago
    Awesome prize! x
  • Nanarossi
    3 months ago
    My dad loved going on several of these breaks over twenty years ago. I promised myself that when I retired I would try it too. This could be my chance!
  • sazza
    3 months ago
    There is something magical about the seaside in winter . Crisp, cold morning walks on the beach and then lovely pub lunches in front of a roaring log fire , a perfect pre Christmas treat .
  • rat25
    3 months ago
    Turkey and Tinsel outings are a Godsend to those without family nearby. My grandchildren live in Holland and it is expensive to get there for Christmas as well as the hassle of travel and aiports -so we tend to try and get a UK break , meet amazing people, eat ourselves to death and then chill. Turkey and tinsel events are increasingly popular with an ageing population and long may they continue.
  • AGH
    3 months ago
    Devon is lovely in the run up to Xmas. What a fab prize!
  • CSholl
    3 months ago
    We haven’t been to Devon in years it’s a lovely part of the country if I remember there was a lot to see and do would love to go again
  • MaidofKent
    3 months ago
    This looks amazing, would love to win this prize
  • Lollee
    3 months ago
    I've done my share of Turkey dinners and Christmasses at home are always winners, but I would just love to sit back and enjoy a Christmas away without sight of a toy, a trot around the sights of Torquay then back in time for cakes and tea, markets and shopping and treats galore a winning fab Christmas for me, me, ME!!!
  • Traveller10
    3 months ago
    We usually go to sunny climes at Christmas but this would make a nice change.
  • Treesa
    3 months ago
    Fingers crossed xx
  • SilverSurferLyn
    3 months ago
    This Turkey & Tinsel trip would make a welcome change from usual Christmas with In-laws and a trip with a recently bereaved cousin who needs taking out of her comfort zone would do her the world of good.