CLOSED: Book a Christmas Market Break & Win An M&S Hamper!

Christmas markets offer a different twist to the festive season; stalls bursting with traditional crafts, unusual gifts and local treats, they are ideal for a last-minute shopping spree! Each Christmas market has an enchanting character of its own, with an overwhelming romantic and quaint atmosphere. Dancing glittering lights and the occasional fluttering of snow only serve to enhance a special pre-Christmas glow.

You can travel to some of the most desirable European destinations in November or December including Germany, France, Belgium & Italy. These holidays are a great way to really take part in and experience the way fellow Europeans celebrate the festive season. Delight in traditional foreign diversions that will most certainly involve live music, lots of local gorgeous fare and fun, whilst observing the quieter, reverent spiritual rituals. There are a vast amount of holidays to choose from, the only problem you will encounter is deciding on your personal choice!

Make a confirmed booking to a Christmas Market with any coach operator between 24th September and 31st October, and you will be entered into a prize draw to win 1 x Marks & Spencer Christmas Hamper worth £80, which includes:

Traditional Willow Picnic Basket with lid • Mulled Red Wine • Monte Oton Garnacha WIne • Monte Oton Viura Wine • Classic Recipe Fully Iced Christmas Cake • Classic Recipe Christmas Pudding • Strawberry & Oudinot Champagne Conserve made with Fairtrade Sugar • Christmas Teabags (40 bags) • Christmas Coffee • Spiced Fruit Chutney • Scottish All Butter Shortbread Selection • Chocolate Selection • Brandy Butter
(In the event of supply difficulties, Marks & Spencer reserve the right to substitute goods or packaging of equal quality and value)

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Competition is now closed

Winner announced shortly

Terms & Conditions

  • The draw is open to all UK residents and the winner must be over 18 only due to nature of prize.
  • No cash alternative – If hamper is unavailable, then a prize of equal or higher value will be awarded.
  • Only one entry per household.
  • You will only be entered into the prize draw if you make a confirmed booking with between 24th September and the 31st October to any Christmas Market in November or December 2008 with any tour operator featured on our website.
  • The draw will take place on Monday 3rd November.
  • The winner will be notified within 14 days of the draw being made. The winner’s name and county will be available on: or by sending a SAE to: Christmas Hamper Competition, 62 George Street, Croydon, CR0 1PD.
  • No correspondence will be entered into. The decision is final. The promoter is
  • If we are unable to contact any winner after making reasonable efforts to do so within 12 calendar days, then the prize will be deemed to have been forfeited, and we reserve the right to offer the prize to the entrant whose name is next drawn at random.
  • We will only ever use your personal details for the purposes of administering this competition, and will not publish them or provide them to anyone else.


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