On 28th November 2015, Redbourn Junior School held their annual Christmas Bazaar to raise funds for the school. This bustling event attracted over 300 parents and pupils. Many families also supported the event by making and baking festive treats.
We supported their raffle by supplying a Hotel Chocolat festive family hamper and an Amazon gift card worth £100. Our prize was greatly received by the lucky winner! We also offered ‘Free Site Survey’ vouchers to 50 lucky people and distributed brochures.
Left to Right: Raf our Build Manager presents this lucky lady and her son with our raffle prize of the Hotel Chocolat hamper and Amazon gift card.
More images from the event Redbourn Junior School Christmas Bazaar.
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.
We look forward to receiving your entries.
Our Granny Annexes come in all sorts of sizes, so this 24.8m2 Granny Annexe built in Buckinghamshire is on the smaller size of what we can offer. The Granny Annexe has fitted cream kitchen units with black stone laminate worktops, which come with a brushed chrome sink, oven, extractor fan hood and a 4 electric ring hob – plus a smoke alarm.
There is a white, en-suite fitted bathroom suite which consists of a double shower, sink and toilet, plus a chrome ladder style radiator. The lounge area fits a sofa bed with lots of wall to ceiling storage and am office desk too. The internal walls of the Granny Annexe are fully-plastered and painted with matt white emulsion, giving a clean and modern finish.
All of our Granny Annexes come with laminate flooring as standard, where the customer chose a warm beige Oak hue. The pitched roof is tiled with real roof tiles and finished with black rain water guttering to complete the look. Underfloor heating for the lounge area and pressure treated timber steps were installed outside to the entrance of the Granny Annexe as extras to our standard features.
Granny Annexe, Buckinghamshire
Pitched roof heights: 2.37m to 2.97m
Total external Area: 24.8m2
Standard key features:
Pitched roof with real roof tiles
Fitted bathroom suite and kitchen with oven
Built using Structurally Insulated Panels (SIPs)
Smoke alarm and extractor fans in the kitchen & bathroom
Fully plastered finish
Painted with matt white emulsion and white gloss skirting boards
2 x electric wall heaters
Black rainwater guttering
All internal and external light fittings
Western red cedar exterior cladding
Electric underfloor heating
Pressure treated timber steps to the entrance of the annexe
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