The Fosse 107 Advent Calendar

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It's back!

Once again Fosse 107 has teamed up with some wonderful local businesses to bring you our prize packed advent calendar.

You can see below what is hidden behind the doors this year, but you're going to have to listen from Sat 1st Dec through to Christmas Eve to see which prize is revealed when we pull open that days door every morning.

 

The Doors We've Opened...

 

Day 13 - Pete pulled the door off it's hinges today as he tried to find out what was behind door 13, thankfully he didn't damage the 3 course a la carte lunch for four with wine in January that was hiding behind thanks to Four Wards @ Ashfields.

 

Day 12 - Sue was a little too keen today she started pulling before Mark was ready, still she got there in the end and found tickets to see Aladdin at the Bedworth Civic Hall behind the door.

 

Day 11 - No problem for Gaz this morning as he pulled open the door to find an Archery Legends Experience for 4 hiding behind it...

Archery Legends

Archery Legends Loughborough is a one-of-a-kind, arrow shooting, bow twanging, indoor archery activity centre for everyone who would like to try shooting a bow and arrow.

Discover the enjoyment and challenge of archery. Can you learn the skills, discipline and focus needed to hit the gold? Can you hit our swinging targets?  Join us and we’ll help you find out if you have what it takes to become the next Archery Legend. 

Designed for individuals, groups, birthday parties, team building. No experience necessary. Ages 7-80!  

 

Day 10 - Chelly found a nice break awaiting her thanks to The Horse in Shepshed with Dinner, Bed and Breakfast in January behind door 10...

The Horse Shepshed      

The Horse in Shepshed is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines, spirits and cocktails gracing our bar. Book a table online and enjoy a spot by our feature fireplace with a wood burning stove.

 

Day 9 - Sunday morning and Ian Ison had Donna from Loughborough on the phone, she sounded very excited even before finding a festive 3 course meal for 2 with wine thanks to the Rose & Crown. Zouch...

Rose & 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.
 
 

 

Day 8 - No need for Carol and family to cook this Boxing day as thanks to the Hansom Cab Hinckley they're off for a 3 course dinner with wine and beer for 4 people.

Hansom Cab Hinckley 

BROOKFIELD ROAD, BURBAGE, HINCKLEY, LE10 2LL

DISCOVER GOOD TIMES AT HANSOM CAB - MORE MERRY FOR YOUR MONEY
 

We wanted to make this our biggest and best Christmas yet: That's why this festive season you can be sure you'll get MORE Merry For Your Money at Hungry Horse! We've worked hard, so you don't have to and you can just kick back and relax this Christmas, with your friends and family.

 

7th Dec - Thankfully Jayne loves prosecco which is a good job as thanks to The Anchor Inn Hathern she won a 3 course Xmas fayre meal with Prosecco for 4


 

6th Dec - Alison had an issue opening the door today, that was Mark's fault, he forgot to take the bolt off the door, eventually we found tickets to see Aladdin at the Bedworth Civic Hall behind the door.

 

5th Dec - Chris Wilson was hard at work at Bardon Quarry but found time to pull open the door to get a 7ft Nordman Fir Tree thanks to Temple Christmas Trees at Blackbrook Farm in Shepshed.

 

 

4th Dec - Becky needed 5 friends when we revealed that she'd won a table for 6 to attend a Ski Lodge Party with a 3 course meal and entertainment thanks to Sketchley Grange Hotel...

 

 

3rd Dec - Pearl Woods was on Mark Rowley's Breakfast Show, she wasn't sure what she had to do but seemed to get the hang of it, finding a £50 voucher thanks to Pingle Pet Store on Ashby Road Hinckley...

 

 

2nd Dec - Ian had the 2nd door and Debbie was really good at pulling it open to find a Whole Bronze Turkey behind thanks to Tomlinson's Farm Shop in Stoke Golding...

 

 

1st Dec - And Kenny on Saturday had the honour of opening door   number 1, and hiding behind it was a 7ft Christmas Tree thanks to New   Farm Christmas Trees near Cadeby ...

 

 

What's Behind The Doors...

Archery Legends

Archery Legends Loughborough is a one-of-a-kind, arrow shooting, bow twanging, indoor archery activity centre for everyone who would like to try shooting a bow and arrow.

Discover the enjoyment and challenge of archery. Can you learn the skills, discipline and focus needed to hit the gold? Can you hit our swinging targets?  Join us and we’ll help you find out if you have what it takes to become the next Archery Legend. 

Designed for individuals, groups, birthday parties, team building. No experience necessary. Ages 7-80!  

Win - Archery Legends experience x 4 ages 12+

 

360 Play Leicester

Run off all that energy and get active in our huge indoor play areas. Specially designed for 360 our soft play areas are not only designed for 4-12 year olds but are also full scale for adults too. With giant wave sides, aerial gliders, race tracks, interactive ball zone, curly slides and tube slides, mirrors, biff bash bags, roller squeezers and lots more there is lots of room to run around and play for hours.

•    360 Play, the place to play ,whatever the weather
•    Where playing without screens is at the heart of their business
•    360 Play is not just for kids, adults can join in too!
•    Climb the giant 3 story Play frame or ride the dodgems and carousel all day long
•    It’s the perfect place to keep the whole family entertained
•    Entry fee covers all rides and time is unlimited, come and see 360 play for yourself on the Meridian leisure park.

Win - A Quarterly Pass (The quarterly pass is for one adult and one child, and entitles them to 3 months of unlimited play.)

 

Betty AnnBetty Ann

Betty Ann offers a friendly, enjoyable service. Their clothing ranges from casual wear to evening outfits aimed at 30+. Quality ladies fashion served with a smile.

Win - A £50 voucher

 

Civic Hall, Bedworth

The genie will be well and truly out of the lamp when the pantomime curtain rises for Aladdin at The Civic Hall in Bedworth.

Hot on the heels of last year’s highly acclaimed Mother Goose, the pantomime has something for all of the family, with laughs and songs galore and tickets are selling well.

This year’s pantomime runs from Saturday, December 1 until Saturday, December 29 with more than 20 shows taking place.

And there will also be a relaxed performance on Sunday, December 2 when sound and lighting levels are reduced, along with flashing lights and bangs and noises, with sales proving to be a success. 

Aladdin will be performed by The Civic Hall in Bedworth Pantomime Company, with the script written by Ben Crocker.

Win - Family Ticket for 4 to be used after 20th December

 

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.

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.

Win - £100 voucher to spend in store

 

Four Wards @ Ashfields  

Fourwards at Ashfields Earl Shilton is a family run business, lead by Adam and Stacey Ward.

After working in the industry for a combined period of 25 years, we were ready to take our own venture, and with Ashfields being around the corner, we felt that this was the perfect opportunity.

Our main aim is to create a relaxed dining experience, with unique dishes, made using the best available seasonal produce.

Win - 3 course a la carte lunch for four with wine in January 

 

Fox Hair Design Hinckley and Barwell

We believe in training and education, our team regularly receive in salon education from our professional suppliers. Team members regularly visit the La Biosthetique training academy. You’ll often see posts on our Facebook page and Twitter feed about this.

Hair colour is what we do best, from getting those greys gone, highlights, sun kissed balayage or all out crazy hair colour, we have the knowledge and the expertise to make it happen.

Win - Luxury Conditioning Treatment, cut & blow dry worth £60

 

Hansom Cab Hinckley     

DISCOVER GOOD TIMES AT HANSOM CAB

A very warm welcome to The Hansom Cab. Great for big screen sport fans, The Hansom Cab is charming, unpretentious & comfy. What’s on the menu? All your family favourites! Whether it’s an All Day Breakfast, a beer and a Beef Burger, or Fish & Chips... you’ll find there’s plenty to tickle your taste buds on our menu.

Win - Boxing Day 3 course dinner with wine and beer for 4 people

 

Mind & Body Clinic    

Collating 30 years of knowledge and experience from the Health Care Industry, Suzanne founded the Mind and Body Clinic in 2015, her mission still remains, to make a positive change to peoples lives.

Suzanne ensures the most up-to-date and effective testing, treatments & therapies for the promotion and health of the complete Mind and Body system.
 
Win - Full Body Warm Bamboo Massage

 

New Farm Christmas Trees

Welcome to the magical experience of choosing your own real Christmas tree at New Farm, Cadeby. Located  in the Leicestershire countryside near to Hinckley and Nuneaton, we offer quality fresh Christmas trees in all varieties and sizes direct from the field. Our trees are managed and harvested by our dedicated full time plantation staff to ensure even growth and pleasant appearance.

With such a vast selection it’s no wonder we are the Midlands largest supplier of real Christmas trees

Join us for a festive drink and mince pie while choosing your tree and browse our full range of Christmas tree stands and festive decorations in our Christmas barn.

Win - Up to a 7ft Christmas Tree 

 

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
          
Win - £50 voucher to spend in store 

 

Romans Health & Leisure at Sketchley Grange Hotel

Relax and rejuvenate at Romans Leisure Club with our excellent range of facilities, or get fit and achieve your goals with help from our fitness professionals and state-of-the-art gymnasium.

Experience the social side with our Romans annual events from Christmas parties to summer BBQs. We also offer exclusive local discounts and hotel offers.

17m swimming pool
Whirlpool
Sauna
Steam room
Health and fitness specialists
Fully equipped gym with Precor cardiovascular and Nautilus resistance products
         
Win - 6 Month Full Membership for 2 people

 

Rose & 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.
 
Win - Festive 3 course meal for 2 with wine

 

Sketchley Grange Hotel

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

Win - Table for 6 to attend a Ski Lodge Party with a 3 course meal 

 

Sumac Turkish Mediterranean Grill

"Sumac Grill is created by a great team of Restaurateurs. The back of house Head chef comes with a wealth of experience cooking in top Turkish and Mediterranean restaurants in Turkey as well as in United Kingdom.

Front of house is lead by Anfor farooq who owned and managed of over 10 restaurants brings style, finesse and quality to the operation . Anfor has won many awards with previous restaurants as well as from the prestigious  Le Routiers and Egon Ronay  for quality and service to the industry.

We will do everything in our capability to make your visit at the Sumac Grill a pleasant experience. 

Win - £50 Voucher to spend in Restaurant

 

The Anchor Inn Hathern

The Anchor Inn is a Grade 2 listed buildng and was built in the 18th century as a coaching inn because of its position on the A6 the main route from London to Derby and Manchester.It has undergone many changes in the 19th and 20th century with the pub brewing its own beer up to the mid 20th century. The pub is now ran by Neil, his partner Lucie and her brother Krystian who heads up the kitchen team. We are a dog friendly pub with our 4 legged friends being allowed in our bar & outside areas. You are even able to reserve tables in our bar area if you would like to dine with us and have dogs with you.
     
Win - 3 course Xmas fayre meal with Prosecco for 4

 

Temple 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.

Products
Fresh Christmas Trees
Handmade Wreaths
Handmade Rustic Reindeers
Tree Stands
     
Win - 7ft Nordmann Fir Tree

 

The Badgers Mount

Badgers Mount Hotel, a charming boutique hotel with heartfelt personal service and a welcoming at-home atmosphere. We’re perfectly located to explore the surrounding Leicestershire countryside – discover picturesque rolling fields and gorgeous market towns. It’s all in our backyard and you’ll love it.

Our restaurant is everything a country dining experience should be – an inviting and laid-back atmosphere, a hearty selection of seasonal dishes cooked using the finest local ingredients and a wine cellar stocked full of everything from premium vintages to everyday crowd pleasers.

Win - 1 night in their field veiw apartment with outdoor jacuzzi including breakfast Sunday - Thursday only

 

The Horse Shepshed      

The Horse in Shepshed is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines, spirits and cocktails gracing our bar. Book a table online and enjoy a spot by our feature fireplace with a wood burning stove.

Win - Dinner, Bed and Breakfast in January

 

Tomlinson's Farm Shop 




Producing dry plucked, traditional Christmas Poultry since 1943 with all the festive trimmings, Gammons, Pigs in Blankets, Sausages and much much more.

Romerden Farm, Upton Lane
Stoke Golding, Nuneaton
CV13 6EU 

Tel:  01455 212 199 

Farm Shop Hours
Tue - Fri: 09:00 - 18:00
Sat: 09:00 - 17:00
Sun: 10:00 - 15:00

 Website tomlinsonsfarmshop.co.uk

Win - Whole Bronze Turkey 

 

Tylers, Loughborough    

The Tyler family business began in 1922 with a small hardware and ironmongers business in Derby Square. After over 90 years of continuous trading in Loughborough, Leicestershire, the store has now diversified, and carries a wide range of quality products. Collections include fine furnishings, home accessories , fine jewellery, luxury gifts, men's and women's fashions, Katie Loxton Department, housewares and more.
A trusted landmark in the town of Loughborough, Tylers Department Store is a unique family run and owned store, that has developed over the past 94 years.

From its early beginnings as a traditional hardware store, to the existing luxury department store, the third generation of Tylers – Steve, Mike and Mat – have successfully created a beautiful store, that provides complete home solutions and luxurious giftware , as well as the addition of Tyler's Cafe, while staying true to their grandfathers and great uncles vision, where quality and service remain at the forefront. 

Win - Hamper
Featuring...

•        Prosecco Afternoon Tea for 2 in Tylers Cafe £50.00 value
•        Katie Loxton Sparkle & Shine Pouch 
•        Magenta Nomads Scarf 
•        Wax Lyrical Sweet Pea Reed Diffuser and Perfume Sachet 
•        William Morris Pure Hand Cream Mini
•        PANDORA REFLEXIONS STERLING SILVER BRACELET £55
A new must-have charm bracelet from PANDORA! The PANDORA Reflexions Bracelet is a totally new way to express your unique style. This modern mesh bracelet in sterling silver can be worn in limitless ways - adorned with your choice of charms or unadorned, in a mix of metals or one metal, stacked or pared-back - style a fresh new look every day!

HOW TO ENTER AND CONDITIONS OF ENTRY

If you'd like to have a chance of pulling open the day's door you can register by texting 07572 831 107 the closing times announce on Facebook and On Air, just start your text with the word ADVENT then your name.

Text's will cost your std network rate, we don't add a charge. If you want you can also email studio@fosse107.co.uk, 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.

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.

 

 

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