The Fosse 107 2019 Advent Calendar
Once again Fosse 107 has teamed up with some wonderful local businesses to bring you our prize packed advent calendar.
You can see below who has something hidden behind the doors this year, but you're going to have to listen from Sunday 1st Dec through to Christmas Eve to see which prize is revealed when we pull open that days door every morning.
BEHIND THE DOORS - The businesses taking part this year are...
ASTRAL FITNESS SPORTS MASSAGE
It's run by Chloe Clark who...
* Qualified as a Sports Massage Therapist in September 2018
* Opened a treatment room at United Gym in Hinckley in December 2018
* Began Level 4 Studies September 2019 to bring a better quality treatment to you.
It's not just for sports people, or sports related injuries. Any pain or discomfort created by tense muscles, whether through misuse, overuse, accident, injury, illness or poor posture can be relieved by massage.
Well done to Chelly who was the winner of a 1 hour Sports Massage
You can see the full range of help and support she offers for various conditions here astralfitness.co.uk
BEDWORTH CIVIC HALL
The Civic Hall is a multi-purpose entertainment venue offering a wide range of activities from performance arts to live music, dance and drama to conferences, classical music to comedy, one man shows to our annual traditional Christmas pantomime.
In addition to the 745 seat main auditorium we can also provide a full in-house catering service, Meeting Rooms and Conference Rooms, Bar, Coffee Bar and a Small Hall.
2019 marks the 10th Anniversary of the forming of The Civic Hall Pantomime Company and we are celebrating a decade of traditional family pantomimes with our next offering, Beauty and the Beast. This version, has something for everyone. It is fast paced, touching, a little scary, funny, engaging and an awful lot of fun!
Day 6 and Lisa Preston opened the door
The pantomime this year runs from the 30th Nov to 28th Dec. civichallinbedworth.wordpress.com/home
Emily Blinds Ltd, specialists in the manufacture and installation of a comprehensive range of blinds and curtains for both commercial and residential customers throughout the Leicestershire area. Based in Barwell, Leicester, we are ideally located to serve clients throughout Leicestershire and the surrounding areas of the Midlands.
Door 17 and Steve would be having a 'full' Christmas
Established in 2001, we have a wealth of knowledge in the blinds and curtains manufacturing industry, supplying a wide choice of products including vertical blinds, roller blinds, venetian blinds, curtains, shutters, canopies and much more. emilyblinds.com
Men and women today demand a more natural, non-invasive approach to treatments that really work.
Our mission is to improve our clients enjoyment of life through increased confidence coming from higher satisfaction with their looks.
It is our commitment to using non-surgical and non-injectable, state of the art beauty science and technology, and highly qualified therapists to deliver best possible results according to our clients individual needs.
Having explored and tried numerous non-invasive aesthetic treatments over 12 years, we have selected the safest and most proven treatments that work.
We are confident to say so because we have had a course of all of the treatments we deliver ourselves!
Our philosophy is to offer our clients tailor-made, advanced, safe treatments to make them feel better about their appearance without the pain, recovery periods or injections.
Treatments are carried out in a private relaxing environment by highly trained aestheticians.
We will provide in-depth advice and guidance for suitable treatments and best results for you.
Mel Candy won a £115 pound treatment of her choice when we opened day 4
You will find us at 199 Park Road, Loughborough, LE11 2HE - 01509 400 444
GO APE - Coventry
The 500-acres of Coombe Country Park set a beautiful backdrop to your treetop experience with stunning gardens, woodland and lake. Opened in Spring 2019, Go Ape Coventry offers the best of high rope antics. With a Treetop Challenge, Treetop Adventure+ and Treetop Adventure, this location has something for the thrill-seeking adults and fun-seeking children.
This is a challenging but sociable course which packs a punch featuring the Plummet – a stomach churning 12-metre vertical drop and an exclusive Alpine zip-to-zip.
Day 2 winner was Kelly Powell her's a clip of what happened
Day 9 was another Go Ape winner
GREAT CENTRAL RAILWAY
The Great Central Railway is the UK's only double track, main line heritage railway. It’s the only place in the world where full size steam engines can be seen passing each other – just as it was when steam ruled the rails.
See the Great Central Railway like you’ve never seen it before. During the Festive period from 23rd November to 30th December we are launching for the first time our "Winter Wonderlights" experience.
Our new Winter Wonderlights experience is a train ride like no other:
- See Great Central Railway as you've never seen it before.
- A steam train with a magical twist, fantastically dressed in a myriad of lights.
- Watch from the train as the nearby countryside is illuminated by a spectacular lighting display.
- Our vintage steam locomotives and carriages transformed into a spectacle that's not to be missed.
Grahame won when we opened door 5
HINCKLEY LEISURE CENTRE
We offer a range of other facilities and activities to support your healthy lifestyle and add to the enjoyment of your visit. We also have a range of meeting rooms and facilities for you to hire for meetings and events. Contact us on 01455 610011 for details.
Along with our swimming pools we offer many other activities such as...
Group cycling - Ride like the wind with our group cycling classes. You’ll feel like you’ve had a workout with one of these sessions.
Studio classes - Offering a range of intensities from gentle and relaxing to a more intensive workout, you’ll be able to find a class that suits you.
Pool classes - Classes range from gentle to high impact so you can work hard and enjoy the support of the pool improving strength and fitness.
Les Mills - Les Mills classes are enjoyed all over the world and include Body Pump, Body Combat, Body Balance, Body Attack and Sh’bam.
Older adults - Enjoy moving to the music in our motivating classes, great for mind, body and soul. Find our older adult sessions in the timetable below.
Plus many more, see the fill range here - placesleisure.org/centres/hinckley-leisure-centre/
Formerly known as "Cut Price Suites" we are the UK's premier retailer of graded Sofas, Chairs, Sofabeds, Corner Sofas and more and have been trading for over 30 years as Cut Price Suites in Leicester City Centre before moving to our new superstore in Hinckley Town Centre in February 2018. We only deal directly with Top UK manufacturers so that we can pass the HUGE SAVINGS onto you (our lovely customers!).
Everything you see is in stock and ready to go and we can deliver nationwide within a matter of days if needed and all of our furniture comes with a 12 month warranty.
Day 11 and Jenna from Nuneaton opened the door and was very happy...
And our final door on Christmas Eve was an amazing £400 Bed and mattress which Laura needed as...
If you can't get into our store to try and 'test' our sofas then don't worry because most of them can be seen in the big stores at most retail parks. jaspershome.co.uk/
LILY AND MABEL
Luxury ladies boutique based in Market Bosworth, Leicestershire.
Looking for exclusive brands for all ages, sizes and budgets? Follow us on our Facebook page for priority access to our great offers and events.
7 Market Place, Market Bosworth - Call 01455 290691
PINGLE PET STORE
We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service, clean, happy animals & our friendly, very knowledgeable staff.
Find us on Ashby Road, Hinckley
We've recently been awarded FIVE STARS for our animal welfare standards!
Emma's rabbit will be happy this Christmas
ROSE AND CROWN, ZOUCH
No matter what time of year, the Rose and Crown is always welcoming. In the summertime, enjoy our attractive canal-side beer garden and in the winter, escape from the cold next to enjoy our extensive selection of real ales, fine wines from around the world, or a pint of premium lager.
In the autumn and winter as the days draw in, a visit to the Rose and Crown will help to lose those seasonal blues than with the warm hospitality, inviting & cosy atmosphere and hearty traditional food.
6 Main Street, Loughborough, LE12 5EQ, 01509 842240
Hear what happened when we pulled open door 18
SKETCHLEY GRANGE HOTEL AND SPA
For your perfect wedding venue, to celebrate that special event or as a base for your next business meeting or conference.
Sketchley Grange Hotel & Spa offers a perfect location within easy reach of Leicester, Coventry, Birmingham NEC and the M1, M6 and M69
Sketchley Ln, Burbage, Hinckley LE10 3HU
Phone: 01455 251133
Here's what happened when we opened door 19
TEMPLE FARM CHRISTMAS TREES
We are Temple Christmas Trees, located at Blackbrook Farm, Shepshed.
We grow and where possible sell our own Christmas trees. We are open Wednesday to Sunday.
We have been and cut a selection of beautiful trees, labelled them up and placed them on site. The shop has had a little make over this year as well.
And of course Santa has been placed and inflated. Don’t forget if you pass Santa, give hime a toot on the horn.
Hope to see you all over the coming weeks
Fresh Christmas Trees
Handmade Rustic Reindeers
Jan won on day 12, her concern was her cats
ULLESTHORPE COURT HOTEL
The Best Western Plus Ullesthorpe Court Hotel provides modern luxury accommodation in what was originally a 17th Century Manor House. The hotel is set in 120 acres of glorious Leicestershire countryside yet only 10 minutes from the motorway network, M69 links Coventry (M6) and Leicester (M1).
Our hotel is perfect for business or pleasure. Whether you're looking for a golfing holiday, spa break, family getaway or you're a conference delegate, our guests are all welcomed to this privately owned 4 Star Best Western hotel by friendly attentive staff. This makes us the ideal venue for a Wedding Reception, family gathering or just a few nights away which might include a round or two on our 18 hole championship length golf course.
Our hotel is situated near Lutterworth in the East Midlands – the perfect location for visiting Hinckley, Rugby, Coventry and Leicester. If you’re looking for things to do around Leicester, then we’re also the perfect base for exploring local Midlands attractions like Bosworth Battle Field, Warwick Castle, Twycross Zoo and Drayton Manor Park. If a day out shopping is more your thing then Fosse Park and Highcross Shopping Centre are nearby.
WATERSIDE INN MOUNTSORREL
Overlooking the scenic & historic locks of the River Soar with Cask Ales, Gins galore and a cracking new Summer menu!
We have three, yes three! Huge bouncy castles so bring the whole family and bring your dog too.
We are a family friendly pub and restaurant, so who could forget mans best friend?
Breakfast with Santa - Sunday 15th Dec 9-11 am, £10 per child. Includes a cooked or continental breakfast plus a present from Father Christmas, a breakfast menu will also be available for adults so you can share in the fun too!
Day 16 and Elaine won...
Our friendly staff are ready to welcome you - watersidemountsorrel.co.uk
The Waterside Inn
LE12 7BB, UK
HOW TO ENTER AND CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
If you'd like to have a chance of pulling open that days door you can register by texting 07572 831 107 but only when you know what the days keyword is. The opening and closing time for entry will be announced 'On Air', just start your text with 'the' word for each day with your name and where you live.
Text's will cost your std network rate, we don't add a charge. If you want you can also email email@example.com, useful if you only have or want to use a landline.
You will have to be available to come on air that day, if we can't get hold of you after trying to call twice we will have to pick someone else, so please keep your phone handy. Weekdays we'll open the doors around 8:10am.
We will pick entrants at random from all entries, in some cases we will hand deliver or post your prize, in others you may have to collect. Please bear this in mind when entering.
Fosse 107 Night Shift
12:00am - 6:00am
Up late or up early, we've got Just Great Music interruption-free.
Fosse Breakfast with Mark Rowley
6:00am - 10:00am
Waking up the area with The Early Bird Quiz before 7, your birthdays after 8 and another mystery year on the Test of Time after 9.
10:00am - 2:00pm
Mark has your workday playlist sorted
Fosse Drivetime with James Martin
2:00pm - 7:00pm
James gets you home with the latest travel.