The National Allotment Society - National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Ltd

Competitions and limited offers

As a thank you for visiting our website and to give you a taste of what offers are available once you become a member, we have sourced a selection of limited offers for you to enjoy – please click on the links below for further details.

 

CLOSED:Competition 4 March to 28 March

The winner was Hannah Clyma from Hampshire and the answer was C) Hens need cockerels in order to produce eggs.

To win a copy of  ”A Family Guide to Keeping Chickens”  by Anne Perdeaux please tell us which of these fascinating facts about chickens is false.

A) Chickens are the closest living relatives to Tyrannnosaurus Rex.

B) Chickens have excellent memories

C) Hens need cockerels in order to produce eggs.

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here 

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CLOSED:Competition: 11 February to 28 February

The winner was Jacqueline Pickett and the answer was A) 27,000

To win Charles Dowding’s “VEG journal” and a pair of auritech hearing protectors please answer the following question.

How many teeth does a slug have?

A) 27,000

B) 1,500

C) 12,000

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here 

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CLOSED: Competition: 2 December – 16 December

The winner was Mr M Pilsworth and the answer was B) West Sussex

To win two of the latest garden books, Matthew Appleby’s Allotment Planner and The Speedy Vegetable Garden by Mark Diacono and Lia Leendertz, please answer the following question.

In what county is Borde Hill Garden?

A) Surrey

B) West Sussex

C) East Sussex

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here 

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CLOSED: Competition: 3 October – 18 October

The winner was J Bannon and the answer was A) Tares

To win a snuggly National Allotment Society body-warmer that will keep you comfortable whilst tidying up your winter plot please answer the following question.

Which green manure crop inhibits seed germination in the succeeding crop?

A) Tares

B) Phacelia

C)  Fenugreek

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED:Competition: 17 September – 1 October 2013

The winner was Mr Stephen Rawlins

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To win a selection of gardening books – including a seed saving guide, please send in the answer to the following question.

Why is the wasp known as the gardeners friend?

A) They eat all the rotten fruit

B) In a single year it has been estimated that a single wasps nest could catch up to 5 tons of aphids and caterpillars

C) They help to clean up the garden by making their nests from all the old leaves

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED:Competition: 4th July 2013 – 12th August 2013

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The winner was Donna Baines

To win a National Allotment Society t-shirt …all you have to do is answer the following question -

Who is sponsoring National Allotments Week 2013?

A) Kelly’s Ice Cream

B) Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream

C) Mackie’s of Scotland Ice Cream

Please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer, t-shirt size and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED: Competition: 4th June 2013 – 21st June 2013

How would you like to win £40 worth of gardening books?

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If you’d like to start your own library of gardening books then all you’ve got to do is answer the below question, to be within a chance of winning this great prize.

Where is Gardeners World Live being held?

A) NEC

B) Villa Park

C) Birmingham & Midland Institute

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED: Competition: 14th May 2013 – 28th May 2013

The Summer is nearly upon us, so now is the time to get outdoors and make the most of the great British sunshine. Adding flair to a garden or allotment has never been easier or more affordable, thanks to Wilko’s great quality gardening and outdoor living ranges.

This month, the home and garden retailer is offering one keen gardener the chance to win £50 worth of goodies from its Summer 2013 decorative gardening range, that will make any outdoor space the cream of the crop.

To enter the competition to win £50 worth of decorative gardening goodies, simply answer the following question:

What date is Summer solstice this year?

 

  1. 20th June
  2. 21st June
  3. 22nd June

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk or write to O’Dell House, Hunters Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 5JE with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED: Competition: 16 April 2013 – 29th April 2013

Congratulations to Jason Lebeter (Derbyshire )- your prizes will be with you shortly.

Kings Seeds is a leading supplier of vegetable, flower, herbs and Sweet Pea seeds, from the traditional home of the British seed industry, Kelvedon, Essex, who have been supplying commercial and retail growers since 1888. Kings believes it has survived this long because all of its seeds are tested in its own laboratory, by a qualified technician, for germination, vigour and purity, before being packed and distributed worldwide.

To win a £30 gift voucher to help you stock up on fruit, flower and vegetable seeds answer this simple question -

Kings Strawberry IconAccording to the Kings website (www.kingsseeds.com) which Sweet Pea is listed as item 78003?

A) Sweet Pea Angela Ann

B) Sweet Pea Alan Titchmarsh

C) Sweet Pea Cupid Mixed

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED: Competition: 16th January 2013 – 15th March 2013

Congratulations to Linda Coy (Yorkshire) who has won with the name ‘Candy King’.

To help celebrate the company’s 125th anniversary, the Society has joined up with the team at Kings to offer our members and supporters the chance to name a new Sweet Pea. All you have to do is decide on a name, write a short description as to why you believe your name is a winner and send it into the address below by the 15th March 2013. Please do not forget to include your contact details.

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The winner will be chosen by representatives of the National Allotment Society and Kings Seeds, with the new Sweet Pea, a deep pink on a white background, coming onto the market in August 2013.

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk or write to O’Dell House, Hunters Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 5JE  with your suggestions and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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CLOSED Offer3rd – 17th September 2012

Congratulations to David Archer.

It’s competition time here at The National Allotment Society and we’ve teamed up with garden and DIY specialists Argos, to give one reader a chance to win a Qualcast Garden Shredder to keep your allotment spick and span.  Entry is easy, simply email us with your details and we’ll pick a winner at random in two weeks time!

For terms and conditions please click here

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