A fundraiser for a heritage houses charity is offering up to £5,000 of free weekend breaks in its homes across the UK.

The charity, the Landmark Trust takes over run-down buildings and turns them into holiday homes, so that anyone can spend a weekend in them. Fancy long weekends away in follies and gatehouses, family adventures in castles and forts or sharing time with friends at a country escape?

The raffle costs £1 per entry, and there are seven prizes on offer:

  • First Prize: £5,000 to spend on Landmark holidays.
  • Second Prize: 2 prizes of £1,000 to spend on Landmark holidays.
  • Third Prize: 4 prizes of £500 to spend on Landmark holidays.

Every ticket you buy will help rescue more buildings at risk whilst supporting the survival of traditional craft skills.

To enter the Landmark Trust’s raffle, go here.

Closing date: 31st August, and for full T&C’s check their website.

They also have a range of open days throughout the year where you can visit their buildings for free, including the nearby and recently restored Chatley Heath semaphore tower.

(This is not a sponsored post, I just think it’s a Good Thing to share)


Be the first to know what's on in London, and the latest news published on ianVisits.

You can unsubscribe at any time from my weekly emails.

Tagged with:

This website has been running now for over a decade, and while advertising revenue contributes to funding the website, it doesn't cover the costs. That is why I have set up a facility with DonorBox where you can contribute to the costs of the website and time invested in writing and research for the news articles.

It's very similar to the way The Guardian and many smaller websites are now seeking to generate an income in the face of rising costs and declining advertising.

Whether it's a one-off donation or a regular giver, every additional support goes a long way to covering the running costs of this website, and keeping you regularly topped up doses of Londony news and facts.

If you like what you read on here, then please support the website here.

Thank you

One comment
  1. Jonalot says:

    A very good to thing to share…I am about to enter the raffle full of possibly false hope for a win but knowing that a loss is still a good result for the Trust

Home >> News >> History