WE HAVE sourced some fantastic prizes for this winter’s Army&You. If you’re a British Army family, click here to view the entry form. Choose as many giveaways as you would like to enter, complete your details and submit. One entry per household per giveaway. Closing date for entries is 5 January 2020 unless otherwise stated. Your details will not be used for marketing purposes. Winners’ names will be published here. These prizes are open to anyone with a soldier in their life – please read our full terms and conditions.

Soak up sea views

Kick back and relax at the luxury Woolacombe Bay Hotel (woolacombe-bay-hotel.co.uk), an inviting coastal retreat in North Devon where sea views are on tap.

You could unwind in the newly renovated spa, smash your fitness goals in the gym, or enjoy the latest blockbusters in the 30-seat cinema.

Once you’ve worked up an appetite, take your pick of Doyle’s and The Bay Brasserie restaurants.

This prize is open to serving regular or reserve families only. One winner will receive a two-night break for two in a sea view bedroom, with breakfast included (Sun-Thurs, to be taken between 1 March to 30 June 2020) plus a £50 per person spa allowance.

Go to https://www.woolacombe-bay-hotel.co.uk/accessibility for FAQs about disabled access, parking and dietary requirements. Travel to the venue is not included. The prize is not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

Home inspiration

Check out the latest products not yet on the high street at the contemporary home show Grand Designs Live (granddesignslive.com).

The show, which runs from 2-10 May 2020 at London’s ExCel, is for anyone wanting to learn about the world of home interiors, led by design guru and broadcaster Kevin McCloud.

Whether you’re redecorating a room or just looking for ideas, you’re sure to find inspiration.

20 readers will win a pair of tickets, priced at up to £34.

For accessibility details at London Excel, go to https://www.excel.london/visitor/venue-guide/accessibility. Travel to the venue is not included. The prize is not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

Code crackers

You’re travelling at night and have to navigate your way using only the constellations overhead. You get a letter containing a secret message and you have to crack the code – can you do it?

The British Army Challenge Book, by Dr Gareth Moore, tests your mental agility with brilliant brain teasers, mind games, puzzles and challenges. This is the perfect gift for any puzzle fanatic.

We have five copies to give away, retailing at £12.99 each.

Personal touch

If you’re looking for personalised clothes, stickers, mugs or military-style bags, then look no further.

When army wife Andrea couldn’t find personalised wheelchair decals for her daughter, she decided to make her own, and B’s Clothing Vinyl & Decals was born.

Winners will receive a voucher code up to the value of £20 to spend at bsclothingandgifts.co.uk. The prize is not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

You can also claim 10 per cent off using code ARMYANDYOU.

Feline friends

Army children often have to deal with frequent moves, a parent away and new schools, so what better than a loyal friend who keeps in touch at all times?

Banjo Robinson is a globetrotting cat who sends twice-monthly personalised letters to children from around the world, helping to inspire a love of reading and writing.

We have three six-month subscriptions to Banjo Robinson to be won, retailing at £24 each.

Readers can also save 20 per cent on a six- or 12-month subscription by using code ARMYANDYOU at banjorobinson.com

Kindness revolution

Deck yourself out this winter in an organic t-shirt or sweater from The Kindness Co-op (thekindnessco-op.com), launched by two mums to promote kindness to others and the environment.

Tote bags, notebooks and badges are also available featuring inspirational designs. Even better, part of the profit goes to mental health charity YoungMinds.

We have one adult and one child’s sweater, retailing at £38 and £26, to give away.

Buttonly lovely

Imagine having a whole year of greetings cards sorted.

That’s what’s on offer from Emily Gant, a military spouse who runs Mimi + BooBoo, crafting button-adorned cards and children’s wall décor – mimiandbooboo.co.uk

The winner will be able to select products up to the value £60 to use at Mimi + BooBoo. The voucher must be redeemed in a single transaction and within 6 months of the competition closing date. The prize is not transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.


Unbelievable mystery

In this edition’s Army&You and Reading Force Book Club, forces youngsters share their thoughts on You Won’t Believe This, written by Adam Baron and illustrated by Benji Davies.

Olivia and Alexis Bailey described it as “one of the best books we’ve ever read – we’d give it five out of five”. Read the rest of the reviews in the autumn edition of Army&You.

We have a copy of You Won’t Believe This, plus a Reading Force scrapbook to give away.

Little Troopers 2020 calendar

The Little Troopers 2020 calendar features military moments submitted by families from all three services, capturing the highs and lows of forces life.

This competition is now closed.

Buy the calendar, priced £7.50 (+p&p), at littletroopers.net


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