Win one of two short breaks to experience Nottingham's independent scene!

Known throughout the world for the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham has fast become one of the country’s most thriving and creative cities. A fascinating place to explore, Nottingham has a dynamic culture as well as an independent scene to rival that of any UK destination.

We have teamed up with some of Nottingham’s fabulous independent businesses to offer two lucky people the chance win a city break. Each winner will have the opportunity to experience Nottingham’s unique and memorable independent scene.

Independent Experience Prize One

  • Two night stay at the Lace Market Hotel, a beautiful boutique hotel in the historic Lace Market area.
  • Meal for two at Six Barrel Drafthouse, a coffee shop by day and craft beer/real ale haven by night in the heart of Nottingham’s Creative Quarter.
  • Choose the Sacred Skull Pass or Temple Trail for 18 holes of adventure golf at Lost City Adventure Golf.
  • Enjoy a game of ping pong with cocktails at Das Kino.
  • Tequila & Mezcal Masterclass for two at hidden cocktail bar 400 Rabbits.
  • Two tickets to a gig at music venue and nightclub, Bodega Nottingham – including a £50 bar tab!
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch for two at charming city centre eatery Fox Café.
  • Winners Treat – A Royal manicure & Delilah makeover at luxurious salon Beauty Temple.

Independent Experience Prize Two

  • Two night stay at St James Hotel, a luxury boutique hotel just moments away from Nottingham Castle and the Robin Hood Statue
  • Indulge in Afternoon Tea at award-winning fine dining establishment Harts Restaurant
  • Private Whiskey Masterclass for two at Last Chance Whiskey & Cocktail Bar, a saloon stocking over 100 whiskeys.
  • Entrance to historic independent attractions National Justice Museum and City of Caves
  • £50 to spend on styling at award-winning hair colour salon Sutherland & Barnett
  • A mini style consultation at boutique store, Stick and Ribbon
  • 3 course set menu at The Larder on Goosegate, housed in a historic Grade II listed building and Jesse Boots’ first chemist store.
  • Champagne Experience for two at traditional pub, The Castle sited opposite the historic gatehouse of Nottingham Castle.
  • Experience creativity with Debbie Bryan Craft Menu! Hand-embroidery with Nottingham Lace Embroidered Hoop craft; hand-sew hand-dyed, heritage Nottingham Lace with luxury threads.

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