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    Competition Advent Calendar 2004 (visit daily!)

    Competition Advent Calendar 2004 (visit daily!)

    Every day during advent, a new competition will appear on the Windsor Castle calendar.

    Keep checking back for your daily chance to win a santa's sack-load of exciting prizes!

    bbc.co.uk/ber…tml >>ENTER HERE<<

    Closing Date: 2005-01-20

    35 Comments

    Mackenzie Crook

    Thanks for this

    Original Poster

    Todays (5th) question & Answer...

    Answer the question below and then fill in your details. You have until Friday 28th January to enter. Good luck!

    Question: What is the name of the purple Teletubby?

    Your answer:

    Pinky Dinky
    Tinky Winky
    Linky Sinky
    Binky Zinky

    Thanks again!

    Also the answer!

    If anyone misses the first competitions on there, just click on the date 1...... 2........... 3..... + so on.

    Original Poster

    Today's (6th) Prize is a...

    WIN Francesco's Venice book
    If you want to know more about Venice this book depicts the dramatic history of one of Italy's most beautiful cities...win it!

    Question: Francesco da Mosto has written the book because...

    Your answer:

    He is from Rome
    He is from Pisa
    He is from Venice

    Just answer the question below and send us the answer by 2005-01-31.

    >>Direct Link to Competition<<

    Thanks for this one too again Hope it's in time
    Oops it is

    7th
    Which reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in?
    answer: I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!

    Win 'Win tickets to Jack and The Beanstalk'

    Thanks for the answer too Got this one done early

    Original Poster

    davemichael

    7thWhich reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in?answer: I'm a … 7thWhich reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in?answer: I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!Win 'Win tickets to Jack and The Beanstalk'



    Odd... I cant even get to the question to do it... its only lit up from 1 to 6...

    Original Poster

    davemichael

    7thWhich reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in?answer: I'm a … 7thWhich reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in?answer: I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!Win 'Win tickets to Jack and The Beanstalk'



    This dont make sense... have you responded to the right post...


    The real prize for today (7TH) is:

    Win 'This Is Music' by The VerveGet yourself a copy of an album of … Win 'This Is Music' by The VerveGet yourself a copy of an album of singles from one of the best bands of the 1990s. "History has a place for us... it may take three albums but we will get there." (Richard Ashcroft). This album demonstrates that singer Richard Ashcroft's early prediction for the band was an accurate one. This Is Music collects The Verve's singles from 1992-1998. Not only a document of a commercially and artistically successful band, it also suggests what more could have been achieved had they not split.



    Answer the question below for your chance to win a CD copy of This Is The Music by The Verve. Competition closes 20th January 2005.

    Question: Which of these is NOT a Verve song?

    Your answer:

    Sonnet
    Blue
    Yellow
    History

    >>Direct Link to Entry Form<<

    Original Poster

    Win The Tweenies!
    The eighth window reveals....

    The Tweenies and their Jungle Adventure video! Never before seen on TV, … The Tweenies and their Jungle Adventure video! Never before seen on TV, the Tweenies are magically transported by Eddie the Magical Genie to the Jingle Jangle Jungle! In this hour-long NEVER SEEN ON TV spectacular, the Tweenies are magically transported by Eddie the Magical Genie to the Jingle Jangle Jungle! Here they make friends with new characters including Rockin' T the guitarist tiger, Crocker the saxophone-playing crocodile, Monkey the drummer and Little Elephant with her trumpeting trunk.



    Answer the question and fill in your details in the form below.

    Question: Name the four Tweenies

    Your answer:

    Fizz, Milo, Jake and Bella
    Gary, Hugh, Marcus and Janet
    Donald, Daffy, Mickey and Minnie
    Trevor, Cuthbert, Julian and Gemima

    >>Direct Link<<

    7th Which reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in? answer: I'm a … 7th Which reality TV show did Wayne Sleep appear in? answer: I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here! Win 'Win tickets to Jack and The Beanstalk'


    My apologies, I just checked and I mistook the number 1 for a 7. My only excuse is that it was late :oops:

    However if you missed that day you can go back and enter now as that day and others don't actually end on the day
    >Click here for full calendar< So it wasn't actually a wasted post.

    Original Poster

    davemichael

    My apologies, I just checked and I mistook the number 1 for a 7. My only … My apologies, I just checked and I mistook the number 1 for a 7. My only excuse is that it was late :oops: However if you missed that day you can go back and enter now as that day and others don't actually end on the day >Click here for full calendar< So it wasn't actually a wasted post.



    I know the feeling only too well when it gets late...


    I suppose it wouldnt be a bad idea to put the earlier missing comps up here along with the prizes, questions & answers...

    Original Poster

    Todays (9th) prize is...

    Win Chick Flick Diaries CD

    Win this CD and you'll have an overwhelming urge to close the curtains, … Win this CD and you'll have an overwhelming urge to close the curtains, pour yourself a large glass of wine and tuck into some yummy chocolate. Because this Chick Flick CD celebrates everything that's good about being a single girl in the noughties. If you love films like Bridget Jones Edge of Reason, Wimbledon, Love Actually and Notting Hill then this is the CD for you.Three CDs in fact, they make up the Chick Flick Diaries box set that we're giving away as part of our bumper advent calendar giveaway.The CDs contain a massive 50 tracks, including songs from Madonna, Destiny's Child, Girls Aloud, Dusty Springfield, Al Green, Gabrielle, Robert Palmer and The Pretenders

    .

    To be in with a chance of winning, just answer the following question...

    Answer the question below by 2005-01-28...

    Question: Which song does Bridget Jones croon to in the original Bridget Jones film?

    Your answer:
    Will you still love me tomorrow
    All by myself
    I love to boogie

    >>Direct Link<<

    Thanks for this I watched the film but don't remember the answer to the question

    Original Poster

    Win a Rod Stewart DVD
    Today (10th) you can win a DVD copy of the Storytellers DVD by Rod Stewart.
    A chance to catch a classic pop performer at the height of his powers.

    You can win a compilation of Rod Stewart performing live tracks from his extensive back catalogue.

    The performance features several classic tracks and was filmed in the intimate setting of the New York Supper Club in 1998. Tracks featured: 'Cigarettes And Alcohol', ' Maggie May', 'Tonight's The Night', 'Stay With Me', 'Ooh La La', 'Forever Young', 'You're In My Heart', 'Get Your Rocks Off', 'Having A Party', 'Hot Legs' and 'Have I Told You Lately'.

    Question: Which of these is one of Rod's greatest hits?

    Your answer:

    Maggie May
    Maggie Thatcher
    Maggie Magill
    Mister Magoo

    >>Entry Form<<

    Competition closes 20th January 2005.

    Thanks I like these a few clicks + all the fields are entered

    Original Poster

    Prize for the 11th is :Win - Five Children and It

    Written by E. Nesbit, author of 'The Railway Children', this story for children is brought to life in this BBC production. Five children chance upon a sand fairy with the ability to make wishes come true. Music by Michael Omer.


    Question: Who wrote Five Children And It?

    Answer: E. Nesbit

    >>Enter<<

    Original Poster

    Todays (12th) prize is...

    Win Michael Palin's POLE TO POLE book

    We saw Michael Palin on our screens recently travelling throughout the Far East in the BBC series Himalaya. One of the first expeditions he did was Pole to Pole in the early nineties and we have two copies of the book to giveaway.


    Question: Pole to Pole was Michael Palin's second BBC series. What was the first series called?

    Your answer:

    Around the World in 80 days
    Himalaya
    World Tour of New Zealand


    >>Enter<<

    Original Poster

    Todays (13th) prize is...

    Win Soul Classics CD

    Fancy a bit of soul after the a Christmas of Slade, Bing Crosby and Wizard? Well the 13th advent window reveals a copy of the new Soul Classics CD. Find out below how you can win!

    Question: Which Berkshire-born singer is now known as the white man of soul?

    Your answer:

    Bill Tongue
    Will Young
    Jill Bung
    Gill Lung

    >>ENTER<<

    Original Poster

    Todays (14th) prize is...

    Win Best of Blue CD

    Those devastatingly handsome Blue boys are back with a 'Best Of' album this Christmas. You could win it in our bumper Advent Calendar giveaway...

    Question: Duncan sings the lead song in which new Andrew Lloyd Webber musical?

    Your answer:

    The Woman in White
    The Woman in Black
    The Woman in Pants


    >>COMP<<

    My auto fill is on fire!

    Thanks for these also for the answers.

    davemichael

    I think this is the first competition I would hate to win so haven't … I think this is the first competition I would hate to win so haven't entered Not sure of the answer either.>> But if you want to win a Dick & Dom in da Bungalow video then go ahead <<



    :lol: Got to agree with that lol

    I only looked as I can't think of anyone I know that would want this either :roll:

    Thanks though!

    Thanks a lot for all those answers, have entered a few

    Today 16th the prize is a book about Sharks, the kind with fins.

    Original Poster

    (16th) prize

    Win SHARK book
    Sharks are one of the most feared creatures on earth - but they're also one of the most awe-inspiring. This BBC book celebrates sharks and gives an insight into how these creatures have survived for over 400 million years.

    Question: Many shark conservationists believe the film Jaws is responsible for anti-shark hysteria. But in which year was it released?

    Your answer:

    1970
    1975
    1980

    bbc.co.uk/ber…tml

    Wow that long ago? :roll:

    Thanks for this one too + the answer

    Original Poster

    (17th) prize is...

    Michael Palin travel books
    Michael Palin has evolved from a Python and comic miscreant into one of our most respected and liked travel journalists. His programmes attract millions of viewers and have been acclaimed in the National Television awards.

    Question: Who wrote the book Around the World in 80 Days?

    Your answer:

    Charles Dickens
    Jules Verne
    Jonathan Swift
    Oscar Wilde


    >>Here<<

    Original Poster

    todays (18th) prize is...

    The Borrowers Series Two
    The 18th window reveals....The Borrowers Series Two DVD! Find out below how you can win this adaptation of the classic Mary Norton novels.

    Question: What is the name of Homily's sister?

    Your answer:

    Dupy
    Kupy
    Lupy
    Mupy

    >>HERE<<

    Thanks for those also for the answer

    Todays is Win a TIME MACHINE book
    Experience the dramatic changes the planet has gone through over the centuries since its creation, all from the comfort of your armchair. This BBC book charts the history of our landscape and animals, and how both have evolved.

    Question: Name the BBC series televised this Autumn and hosted by Alan Titchmarsh about natural history...
    Your answer:
    Around the World in 80 days
    Pole to Pole
    British Isles: A Natural History


    bbc.co.uk/ber…tml

    Original Poster

    Todays (20th) prize is....

    Win Children's videos
    Today in the advent calendar you can win a pair of children's videos. Just the thing to keep the little tykes quiet for hours on end...

    FimblesPom wants to know if you want to play today. It's hard to resist … FimblesPom wants to know if you want to play today. It's hard to resist the sweetest Fimble of them all, Baby Pom, who is the star of this video. Pom finds a sock but its Whiffy Woo smell keeps everyone away. In another episode, the Fimbles have a competition to see who is the tallest of them all. Joined by her friends Bessie, Ribble, Roly Mo and of course Rockit, Pom has a lovely time in Fimble Valley.PlaytimeSee some familiar faces in a variety of CBeebies episodes never before released on video, as well as Tikkabilla on video for the very first time. The video is a compilation featuring episodes from Tikkabilla, Bill & Ben, Tweenies, Yoho Ahoy, Little Robots and Andy Pandy as well as all your favourite presenters and Tamba too! It includes Higgledy House, Bonny Banana and Mo, along with plenty of songs.



    For your chance to win these videos, have a go at the question below, fill in the form and keep your fingers crossed.

    Answer the question below for your chance to win a copy of both the Playtime and Fimbles videos.

    Question: Who is Bill's flowerpot companion?

    Your answer:

    Hilary
    Chelsea
    George
    Ben

    >>ENTER<<

    21st

    Green Day - American Idiot
    Green Day headlined Sunday at the Reading Festival to promote their latest album, American Idiot. Now you can win a copy of this album if you enter our 21st advent competition.

    Question: On which day did Green Day headline the Reading Festival in 2004?

    Your answer: Sunday


    bbc.co.uk/ber…tml

    Thanks for these Another two entered

    Original Poster

    Todays (22nd) prize is...

    Win Wet Wet Wet Greatest Hits CD
    If you're a child of the eighties you'll love this CD. All those songs you used to dance to at the school disco are on this CD - who could possibly fail to sing along to Wishing I was lucky? All together now...

    This CD comes exactly 10 years after Wet Wet Wet spent an incredible 15 weeks at No1 with Love is All Around.

    Just answer the following question by 2005-01-28.

    Question: Marti Pellow starred in which West End musical?

    Your answer:

    The Lion King
    Chicago
    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
    >>HERE<<

    I like this one. thanks.
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