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MNers needed for day trip to Chessington World of Adventures Resort! Find out more here. NOW CLOSED

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KatieBMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 10-Jun-13 11:19:45

We're looking for 10 Mumsnetters and their DCs to attend a special day out at Chessington World of Adventures Resort (tickets alone worth up to £150) and tell us all about it.

Here's what Chessington say: "We're very excited to invite Mumsnetters and their families to experience all that Chessington World of Adventures Resort has to offer on this VIP day including meeting the Octonauts who recently arrived here at Chessington! The day will begin with an exclusive brunch in the Resort Hotel before heading on to the park to meet the Octonauts then all the families are free to enjoy the rest of the day on the park."

The event will take place on Sunday 30th June at Chessington World of Adventures Resort starting in the Resort Hotel. Unfortunately travel is not included however there will be free parking in the Resort Hotel car park for those who decide to drive.

The day will include a range of exciting activities for your DCs to enjoy, including:

- An exclusive brunch to start the day

- Animal meet & greets in the Resort Hotel

- Refreshments available throughout the day in the Resort Hotel exclusively for MNers and families

- Meet & greet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from Octonauts

- An opportunity to take part in the Octonauts Quiz Trail in Chessington's SEA LIFE centre

- Tickets for the whole family to explore Chessington World of Adventures Resort for the rest of the day!

Those of you selected will be required to come back to a thread on Mumsnet after your day to share your experiences and also add a review to the reviews area on MN here.

We'd also love it if you could take a few photos of your day and upload them to the feedback thread. Photos may be used by Chessington World of Adventures Resort on Facebook, their website and possibly on other marketing material.

Of course Chessington World of Adventures Resort is a day out for all the family but for this event they are particularly interested in showcasing their rides and attractions to the under 5s. So, if you have at least one child under 5 and would like to have a great family day out at Chessington World of Adventures Resort, please sign up here.
Please note a maximum of 2 adults (aged 12 years and over) and 2 children per family can attend the day.

We'll be in touch with those selected on 19th June.

Thanks and good luck!


chestnut100 Tue 18-Jun-13 15:56:44

Whitershade; how were you notified?

Whitershadeofpale Tue 18-Jun-13 16:18:05

I recieved an email from Katie. Good luck smile

chestnut100 Tue 18-Jun-13 16:24:38

Thank you! Am sure the email will have gone to all winners by now hmm

Badvoc Tue 18-Jun-13 17:51:06

Omg! We got some tickets! smile
Ds2s little face is a picture!
(He is a bit obsessed by the octonauts!)
Thank you!

COCKadoodledooo Tue 18-Jun-13 19:05:53

Omg here also! So very excited! Thank you so much Mumsnet grin

Wonderstuff Tue 18-Jun-13 19:08:50

I got tickets! So excited, I never win! grin

seatfor5 Tue 18-Jun-13 19:37:48

grin Thank you so much my kids are so excited x

LackaDAISYcal Tue 18-Jun-13 23:17:17

Great news Badvoc. Hopefully it'll help your DS's recovery smile

Well Done all those who've been picked. I applied, but it would have been a mammoth effort for us to get there, so kind of glad I haven't won tickets!

AgnesBligg Tue 18-Jun-13 23:45:28

crikey! I'm stunned we've got some tickets! Ds is 9 and is fantastically excited, dd is 3 and has never been anywhere like this before.

I used to go sometimes as a kid when it was just plain ole Chessington Zoo [gimmer] and it was a massive treat even then.

Love you MN grin

Badvoc Wed 19-Jun-13 07:39:11

Thanks daisy. He his uber excited! smile

Missymjf Wed 19-Jun-13 09:16:52

oh no looks like i missed out..... Gutted really wanted to do this one sad well done all you lucky ones xx

Pics Wed 19-Jun-13 09:48:30

Looks like none for us either! Hope those who got it have a GREAT time!

Dysgu Wed 19-Jun-13 12:07:12

We missed out too - as usual - but am really looking forward to seeing feedback as we are now considering going to Chessington when we are on the mainland next month. We have not previously considered it as figured it would not have enough for little ones, especially DD2 who is 4.

justtired Wed 19-Jun-13 12:42:39

cant believe I got picked smile

Thanks so much Mumsnet, the kids are over the moon smile

roundtable Thu 20-Jun-13 08:43:33

We missed out. Shame as it's my dh's 30th on that day and it would have been a lovely day out.

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