Orbit Bar and Christmas activities @ ArcelorMittal Orbit / Fridays 12th and 19th December 2014

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors:
Bar 4-10pm
Christmas activities 12-4pm

@ ArcelorMittal Orbit, 3 Thornton Street, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London E20 2AD

Tickets: £15 book online

www.arcelormittalorbit.com

Enjoy the sunset and twinkling lights of London and soak up the magical night time views with a hot spiced apple juice or glass of mulled wine. Entry to the bar is included in the standard ticket price.

There is no better way to enter into the Christmas spirit! Great for after work drinks or the perfect way to start the weekend.

Win 2 tickets for either the late night bar opening (12th and 19th from 4pm-10pm) or Christmas activities during the day (13th, 14th, 20-24th from 12pm-4pm). Email competitions@informedlondon.com by Wednesday midnight 10th including your preference (bar or Christmas activities).

Residents of boroughs Barking and Dagenham, Greenwich, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest can get £2 off standard ticket price.

Win four tickets to Thorpe Park’s Fright Night opening night / Friday 10th October 2014

TIME AND PLACE:

Opening times: 10:00-22:00 (Fright Nights attractions open at 15:00)

@ Thorpe Park, Staines Road, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8PN (30 minutes from Waterloo)

Tickets: from £25.99 book online

www.thorpepark.com

Fright Nights return to stake its bloodied claim and reveals brand new horror maze experience Studio 13 as part of the spine-chilling line up to celebrate 13 terrifying years of everyone’s worst nightmares.

Guests can experience famous horror attractions into the night and ride five world-class roller coasters (THE SWARM, Stealth, SAW – The Ride, Nemesis Inferno, Colossus)

You also trick or treat yourself to a VIP package including back-stage horror passes and the scarily-popular Face it Alone experience, returning for its second terrifying year www.thorpebreaks.co.uk

Fright Nights:
10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24 October – 2 November

Win four tickets for you and your mates to the opening night by emailing competitions@informedlondon.com and telling us what you’re most scared off! We will pick a winner at random on Monday 6th October.

Win exclusive tickets to Ignite London presents Jungle at Battersea Power Station

WIN EXCLUSIVE TICKETS TO IGNITE LONDON, A NIGHT OF UNFORGETTABLE MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT,

HEADLINED BY LONDON-BASED COLLECTIVE

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COMPETITION CLOSES TONIGHT AT 7PM!

Informed London has teamed up with Heineken® to offer 5 lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to the hottest event in town, Ignite London. Taking place on Thursday 21st August, winners will be treated to a premium night of entertainment at one London’s landmark buildings.jungleband970

 

With a headline performance by London-based collective, Jungle, supported by Beaty Heart, Heineken® is offering guests the chance to experience an exclusive gig under the iconic towers of Battersea Power Station.

Following their recent Glastonbury & Lollapalooza appearances, musical duo Jungle, known simply as ‘J’ and ‘T’, will treat fans to an exclusive set from their critically acclaimed eponymously named debut album, including tracks such as ‘The Heat’, ‘Busy Earnin’ and ‘Platoon.’

All you have to do to enter is tweet:

RT & follow @InFormedLondon to win 2 tickets to @Heineken presents Jungle @BatterseaPwrStn Thur 21st Aug #OpenLondon http://informedlondon.com/16679/jungle

Or “Like” our Jungle competition post on Facebook. Simple!

If you’re not lucky this time, don’t worry, simply head to startreatment.co for another chance to get your hands on these money can’t buy tickets.

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Win a meal for two and a cookbook with Death By Burrito @ Death By Burrito @ The Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Death By Burrito at Hoxton Square LogoTIME AND PLACE:

Doors:
Mo-Fr 12-15 and 17:00-22:00
Sat-Sun 12:00-22:00

@ Death By Burrito, 2-4 Hoxton Square, London N1 6NU

www.deathbyburrito.com

Mexican street food institution recently celebrated the opening of its new permanent residence at Hoxton Square.

The menu mixes popular classics and dishes from ‘Death By Burrito – The Cookbook’.

The tequila only cocktail menu was curated by award winning, Ryan Chetiyawardana (Mr Lyan).

Win a meal for two and a copy of The Cookbook. To enter, email us competitions@informedlondon.com with your full name and who you will take with you. Entries close at midnight 23/07/14

 

Win a bottle of Jacob’s Creek limited edition Wimbledon Classic Chardonnay or Shiraz

To celebrate being the Official Wine of Wimbledon, Jacob’s Creek has launched two limited edition Wimbledon bottles (Classic Chardonnay and Shiraz).

Win a bottle of Classic Chardonnay or Shiraz.

www.jacobscreek.com

To enter email competitions@informedlondon.com and tell us who you will be sharing your bottle with.

Terms and conditions:
– Competition open until 30/06/14
– You must be over 18 years old
– The prize is not refundable, transferable and no cash alternative will be provided

Jacob’s Creek is giving you the chance to win Wimbledon tickets by sending them videos of you playing #tennisfreestyle to find out more visit their Facebook page www.facebook.com/jacobscreekuk

Win a pair of tickets for Up at The O2

Up at The O2TIME AND PLACE:

Open: day and evenings

@ The O2, Peninsula Square, London SE10 0DX

Tickets: from £26 book online

www.theo2.co.uk/upattheo2

Dare to experience something new this Easter break with an invigorating trip up one of London’s most iconic landmarks. Up at The O2 is a day out with a difference and offers adventurous spirits an unforgettable and exhilarating 90-minute climb. The unique journey to the peak of the world-renowned entertainment venue rewards visitors with spectacular 360 degree panoramic views across the capital, where climbers can take in the sights of all the famous landmarks London has to offer including the city, the Gherkin and the River Thames.

Win a pair of tickets for anytime this summer. To enter email competitions@informedlondon.com and tell us what landmark you want to see from the top of The O2. Please include your name and phone number and check requirements below. Winners will be selected 30/04/14 good luck!

Requirements:
– Min age 10 years old
– Min height 1.2m
– Not weigh more than 21 stone/130kg/286lbs
– Max waist measurement 125cm
– Max upper thigh measurement 75cm
– At least one adult climber for every two climbers aged under 18

Apples & Pears x Baba Gs @ Apples & Pears / from Thursday 10th April 2014

Baba Gs logo Apples and Pears logoTIME AND PLACE:

Doors:
Tue-Thu 17:00-midnight
Fri-Sat 17:00-01:00
Sun 17:00-midnight

@ Apples & Pears, 26 Osborn Street, London E1 6TD (the Aldgate East end of Brick Lane)

www.applesandpearsbar.com
www.bhangraburger.com

Baba G’s is starting a residency at Apples & Pears on Brick Lane. Their popular spicy burgers, with a custom made apple and pear chutney, will be available Thursday to Saturday evenings. Their delicious range will include fish and vegetable options and bespoke apples and pears cocktails.

Win two meals and cocktails by choosing a brilliant name for their new cocktail created especially for the event. It contains Pink Pigeon Rum, yogurt, passion fruit, homemade garam masala syrup, cardamom bitters, orange bitters and salt. To win enter your idea at the bar or through Twitter www.twitter.com/applespearsbar including the hashtag #eattweetbogof

Win tickets to the UK satellite preview of The Double, courtesy of Stella Artois

We’re teaming up with Stella Artois to offer you the chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to the UK satellite preview of The Double, followed by a live-streamed Q&A with Jonathan Ross and the film’s director, Richard Ayoade.

www.picturehouses.co.uk
www.stellaartois.com

The exclusive events take place at the following Picturehouse Cinemas on Thursday 27th March, and we have one pair of general admission tickets up for grabs for each of the following venues:

• Clapham Picturehouse, 76 Venn Street, London SW4 0AT
• Gate Picturehouse, 87 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3JZ
• Greenwich Picturehouse, 180 Greenwich High Road, London SE10 8NN
• Ritzy Picturehouse, Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, London, SW2 1JG
• Stratford East Picturehouse, Salway Road, London E15 1BX

To be in with a chance of winning simply email your name, date of birth, preferred screening location and contact telephone number to competitions@informedlondon.com with ‘The Double Competition’ in the email subject.

Terms and Conditions apply (see below), 18+ only, closes 10.00pm Sunday 23rd March.

Terms and Conditions
The Double UK Preview Ticket Giveaway (the “Promotion”)
No purchase necessary. Prize draw
20.03.2014 – 23.03.2014

1. The promoter is InFormed London (www.informedlondon.com) (the “Promoter”). The prize is provided by AB InBev UK Limited (Company number: 3982132) of Porter Tun House, 500 Capability Green, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3LS (the “Prize Provider”).

2. This Promotion is open to persons aged 18 or over and resident in the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland), excluding employees of the Promoter or the Prize Provider, and their immediate families, associated agents or anyone professionally associated with the administration of this Promotion. Entries from agents, third parties or consumer groups will not be accepted. Bulk entries will not be accepted.

3. The Promotion opens at 06.00am on 20th March 2014 and closes at 10.00pm on 23rd March 2014 (the “Promotional Period”).

4. There is one pair of general admission tickets available to be won for each of the following UK preview screenings of The Double at 6.45pm on Thursday 27th March 2014, with five prize draws taking place at 10.00am on Monday 24th March 2014:

  • Clapham Picturehouse, 76 Venn Street, London, SW4 0AT
  • Gate Picturehouse, 87 Notting Hill Gate, London, W11 3JZ
  • Greenwich Picturehouse, 180 Greenwich High Road, Greenwich, London, SE10 8NN
  • Ritzy Picturehouse, Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, London, SW2 1JG
  • Stratford East Picturehouse, Salway Road, London, E15 1BX

Each pair of tickets is a “Prize”.  There are five pairs of tickets available to be won in total.

5. To enter the Promotion, individuals should visit the Promoter’s website at (www.informedlondon.com/competitions) (“Website”), and submit their entry by emailing their personal details including name, date of birth, email address, preferred screening location and contact telephone number to competitions@informedlondon.com, including ‘The Double Competition’ in the email subject to enter. (“Entry”).

6. Five participants will be chosen at random via a randomised computer programme from the prize draw of all the participants who validly submitted their personal details in accordance with paragraph 5, who will each win a Prize (“Winner”). There will be five (5) Winners in total. The Winners will be notified that they have won a prize by email by 11.00am on 24th March 2014 to the email address they supplied on Entry (“Notifying Email”). The Winners must respond to the Notifying Email no later than 24 hours after the time the Notifying Email is sent (as per the time stamp on the sent email) confirming their acceptance of the Prize, agreement to the Terms and Conditions, and the name and date of birth of their guest. If the Winner does not reply to the Notifying Email within 24 hours, that Winner forfeits their Prize and a replacement Winner will be drawn in their place from the entries received during the Promotional Period. Once the Winner’s acceptance of the Prize has been received by the Promoter, he or she will be sent a confirmation email no later than 24 hours prior to the screening providing further details about the Prize including the time of screening, location of cinema and where to go to on arrival at the cinema. Upon acceptance of the Prize by email in accordance with this paragraph, the Prize Provider will add the Winner and their guest’s name to the Stella Artois guest list.  Upon arrival at the specified Picturehouse, the Winner and their guest should ask for the guest list queue and state their name to Picturehouse staff who will check their name against the guest list they have been provided.

7. Each Prize is ticket only and does not include any travel, food, drink, accommodation or any other expenses.

8. No purchase is necessary for entering into this Promotion.

9. Individuals are restricted to one entry per person during the Promotional Period.  Syndicated entries or those made using methods such as a computer macro, a script or the use of automated device or processes are not allowed and all such entries will be disqualified and any Prize forfeited.

10. The Winners may be required to provide I.D (driving license, passport or similar). Guests of each participant must be aged 18 or over.

11. By entering this Promotion, the participant will be deemed to have read and understood these terms and conditions and be bound by them and the requirements in any other promotional material.

12. The Promoter reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to verify the Winners, including but not limited to, proof of identity and/or age, as required, and to withdraw the Prize entitlement where there is, or the Promoter has reason to believe there is or has been, breach of these terms and conditions or the spirit of the Promotion has been compromised.

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13. No responsibility can be taken for entries which are lost, delayed, corrupted, damaged, misdirected or incomplete or cannot be delivered for any technical, delivery or other reason.

14.  The Promoter will take all reasonable steps to avoid disappointing participants.   The Promoter gives no warranties on the Prizes.

15.  The Prize must be accepted as offered and is not transferrable. There are no cash or other prize alternatives available in whole or in part except in the event of circumstances outside its control the Promoter reserves the right to substitute similar alternatives of equal or greater value. Unless otherwise agreed in writing by the Promoter the prizes will only be delivered directly to the winner.

16. Participants should not take any action which is illegal, constitutes a breach of trust or is otherwise derogatory or defamatory about Stella Artois or any of the Promoter’s other brands. The Promoter reserves the rights to withdraw the Prize in part or in whole if the Winner fails to comply with this requirement or if there is any breach of these Terms and Conditions.

17. The Promoter will not be liable for any loss, damage or injury sustained, as a result of, or in connection with this Promotion (in contract, negligence or otherwise) where:
(a) there is no breach of a legal duty of care owed to the participant;
(b) the loss or damage is not a reasonably foreseeable result of any such breach; or
(c) any loss or damage or increase in loss or damage results from a breach by the participant of these terms and conditions or to the extent that the participant has failed to mitigate such loss or damage; and
(d) any loss or damage or increase in loss or damage results from business losses, and/or losses to non-consumers and any other third party.

18. The Promoter will not be held liable to any participants for any fraud committed by any third party nor in an event beyond its control.

19. Participants agree that their personal information will be used for the purposes of administering the Promotion and in connection with any PR mentioned in these terms and conditions. Please note that in processing the information in this way the Promoter may disclose the information to other companies in its group or to third parties employed by the Promoter.

20. Participants hereby consent to participate in any reasonable publicity accompanying and resulting from the Promotion required (for example use of the Participant’s name on a Stella Artois Facebook post), on behalf of the Promoter, if so requested, with no further recompense.

21. If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of the terms and conditions or incorrect, illegible, fraudulent or other invalid or improper information has been provided, the Promoter may at its sole discretion refuse to process an entry or fulfill any prize award.

22. The Promoter reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw the Promotion as necessary due to exceptional circumstances outside their reasonable control and only where circumstances make this unavoidable and to substitute the Prize with one of equivalent or greater value.

23. The Promoter’s decision will be final in all circumstances and no correspondence will be entered into.

24. The Promoter does not guarantee continuous uninterrupted or secure access to the Website. Numerous factors outside the control of the Promoter may interfere with the operation of the Website.

25. Any question concerning the legal interpretation of the rules will be based on English law and the Courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.

Festival of Imagination @ Selfridges / from Monday 17th January

Festival of Imagination at SelfridgesTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: various

@ Selfridges & Co, 400 Oxford Street, London W1A 1AB

Most events are free

www.selfridges.com

One of the best department stores in London, Selfridges, has put together events to celebrate creativity, future-gazing, concepts and innovative products.

There’s also a competition. Selfridges are looking for ideas that will change the future of retail and promises a big prize, enter here.

BT Infinity – Guess the Prize @ Twitter #GuessThePrize / Friday 10th January 2014

BTTIME AND PLACE:

From: 12:00-16:00

www.twitter.com/bt_uk
#GuessThePrize

www.btguesstheprize.co.uk

To celebrate the BT Big Broadband Sale offering BT Infinity for £7.50 , BT are creating the world’s first game show live on Twitter. They’re giving away amazing prizes every hour.

You’ll have the chance to win by interacting with the live game show during five hourly rounds (12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00). During the rounds you’ll have 7 minutes and 50 seconds to answer correctly.

During the rounds the presenter will ask you to spot the £7.50 bargain amongst a range of prizes that will run past on a ‘game show’ conveyor belt to win. Prizes include an Xbox, home entertainment system, Barclays Premier League tickets and loads more.

Each successful answer will go into a prize draw made up from correct guesses tweeted in during the rounds. The winners will be picked at the end of each round.

To enter successfully, you’ll need:
1. Visit www.twitter.com/bt_uk
2. Hashtag #GuessThePrize
3. The item valued at £7.50
4. @ mention the @BT_UK feed

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