Email: info@grannyannexe.com
Call Free: 0800 334 5774
Call Free: 0800 334 5774

Family

Category Archives

Granny Annexe Photo Competition Winner for National Grandparents Day 2015

We hope you all had a fantastic day on Saturday 3rd October 2015 celebrating National Grandparents Day.

We launched our photo competition on Facebook and Twitter just over a week before the event to encourage families to share photos and stories of how they celebrated. We are thrilled to have gained so many competition entries and to see everyone actively using social media. Of course, it was extremely hard for us to choose a winner as all the entries were fantastic!

Our Granny Annexe Photo Competition Winner for National Grandparents Day 2015 is . . . Steph Shaddick

F-Steph-Shaddick

Facebook entry by Steph Shaddick – Here’s Beryl’s great granddaughter. She loves going over to bake and she loves her nanny Beryl Randall.

Congratulations Steph, you’ve won £100 of Amazon Vouchers to spend on whatever you like!

We’d also like to showcase our other competition entries, so in no particular order we have:

Twitter entry by Sandy Sandhu - @granny_annexe it was gran's birthday, so all us grand kids got together & gave her a huge surprise! :D

Twitter entry by Sandy Sandhu – @granny_annexe it was gran’s birthday, so all us grand kids got together & gave her a huge surprise! :D

 

Facebook entry by Anita Bryant - celebrating National Grandparents Day with her lovely dog.

Facebook entry by Anita Bryant – celebrating National Grandparents Day with her lovely dog.

 

Facebook entry by Catherine Bloore - This one was taken with my granddaughter Caitlin. I took her to Rhodes for a week.

Facebook entry by Catherine Bloore – This one was taken with my granddaughter Caitlin. I took her to Rhodes for a week.

 

Facebook entry Esther Newman - My cheeky selfie with my granddaughter Gracie!

Facebook entry Esther Newman – My cheeky selfie with my granddaughter Gracie!

 

Facebook entry by Haylie Dory Griffin - Margaret Green rocking out at a Fall Out Boy concert 3/10/15

Facebook entry by Haylie Dory Griffin – Margaret Green rocking out at a Fall Out Boy concert 3/10/15

 

Facebook entry by Kay Best - Lovely day in the park with my two favourite girls xx

Facebook entry by Kay Best – Lovely day in the park with my two favourite girls xx

 

Facebook entry by Pam Nicholls - Going to school with mine!

Facebook entry by Pam Nicholls – Going to school with mine!

 

Facebook entry by Paula Hannon -  Greenaway Megan with Great grandad Harry

Facebook entry by Paula Hannon Greenaway – Megan with great grandad Harry

 

Facebook entry by Ruth Jones - A not so sunny day at the sea side with my granddaughter.

Facebook entry by Ruth Jones – A not so sunny day at the sea side with my granddaughter.

 

On behalf of everyone here at Granny Annexe, thank you all for entering our competition. We wish you all the best for the future and if you are considering building a Granny Annexe for whatever reason, please do give us a call on 0800 334 5774 Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm and we’ll be happy to help.

Don’t forget, you can also use our website to find out about building your own Granny Annexe:

  • To download a PDF brochure with prices and designs, click here.
  • To request the same brochure via post, click here.
  • If you’ve already received a brochure, your next step is to book a Site Survey. You can do this by telephoning the Granny Annexe Team on 0800 334 5774; completing our online form by clicking here or by emailing us at info@grannyannexe.com

References for this article:

  1. http://www.grannyannexe.com/national-grandparents-day-2015-win
  2. https://www.facebook.com/GrannyAnnexeHomes
  3. https://twitter.com/granny_annexe

Share your national grandparents day celebrations with us and win £100 of Amazon Vouchers

Share Your National Grandparents Day Celebrations with us and Win!*

National Grandparents Day is quite a new event to the UK. It originated in America as a secular holiday since 1978 and officially recognized in a number of countries on various days of the year.

The celebration was introduced to the UK in 1990 by the charity Age Concern. It has been celebrated on the first Sunday in October since 2008, although it is not widely advertised and has not been as commercially successful as Mother’s and Father’s Day. Businesses specialising in gifts and greeting cards have started merging the respective Grandparents Days with Mother’s Day and Father’s Day to try to boost sales.

According to the National Grandparents Day website, the aim of National Grandparents Day is to honour grandparents; give grandparents an opportunity to show love for their children’s children and to help children become aware of the strength, information and guidance older people can offer.


Share Your National Grandparents Day Celebrations with us and Win £100!*

We’d love to hear how you celebrated National Grandparents Day on 3rd October 2015. Share your photos on our social media channels or email us and you could be in with a chance of winning £100 worth of Amazon vouchers.

Read Our Terms for the £100 Amazon Voucher Prize Draw 

Please note, all entries (photos) must be submitted by 9am Monday 5th October for you to be in with a chance of winning £100 of Amazon vouchers. Any entries (photos) submitted after this time will not be eligible to be entered into the draw to win £100 of Amazon vouchers however we will retain the right to use the photos for marketing purposes. We will use all entries (photos) for marketing purposes.

To enter your photos via email, simply send it as an attachment to Jenniferk@gardenlodges.co.uk with the email subject line ‘Competition Entry’ and state your preferred method of contact and contact details.

To enter via social media, please enter via any of the following channels:

Granny Annexe Facebook – post your photo on our page with a small message if you like. We will contact you via the Facebook messaging service if you are the lucky winner!

Granny Annexe Twitter – send your photo to us in a tweet containing ‘@granny_annexe’. We will contact you via twitter if you are the lucky winner!

We will not add you to any mailing lists or share your data with any third parties.

Entries outside the UK will not be accepted into the prize draw for £100 of Amazon Vouchers. The lucky winner will receive the £100 worth of Amazon Vouchers via email, so we will need a valid email address to send this to. We will not send Amazon Vouchers via post.

Good luck!
We look forward to receiving your entries.

Content References for this Article 

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Grandparents_Day#United_Kingdom
  2. http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/grandparents-day
  3. http://www.grandparents-day.com/

Page 3 of 3123

Recently Completed

Order a free brochure to be posted to your home

The brand NEW Granny Annexe brochure is full of recent customer photos & prices plus full details of all the options for kitchens, bathrooms and more... Please click here to order a free brochure

Ask us all your questions

Contact the Granny Annexe Helpdesk with all your questions. We're open from 9am to 5pm Monday - Friday. Call us free on 0800 334 5774 or Email us.