Enter the PDA Christmas Social Media Competition 2021

The PDA is offering pharmacy students, trainees and working pharmacists in the UK the chance to win a luxury Christmas hamper worth £250!*

Mon 22nd November 2021 The PDA

Christmas is getting closer and for many it’s a time to relax and wind down for the festive season. To celebrate this special time of year, the PDA is offering you the chance to win a luxury Christmas hamper worth £250* to bring some extra cheer this festive season. To be in with a chance of winning, simply follow the PDA on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram and like and share the PDA’s competition post. T&Cs apply.

How to enter

Step 1 – Follow the PDA on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram.

Those already following the PDA on these social media sites can skip this step and continue with the steps below.

Step 2 – Like and share the PDA’s luxury spa competition social media post.

The PDA will be posting about the competition across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram so simply like and share, or if using Instagram, add the post to your Instagram stories to be in with a chance of winning. Don’t forget to also tag the PDA in your Instagram story so that those entering can be added to the prize draw.

Click any of the below social media icons to follow the PDA today.

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The Prize

John Lewis & Partners Seasonal Sophistication Christmas Hamper worth £250!

Includes Fonte Della Vigna Sangiovese Merlot Rubicone 75cl, Fonte Della Vigna Trebbiano, Chardonnay Rubicone 75cl, John Lewis Prosecco 75cl, Chilinero Late Harvest Reserva Dessert Wine 375ml, Lily O’Briens Petit Chocolate Indulgence 290g, Darvilles of Windsor Christmas Tea 50 Tea Bags 125g, Yorkshire Crisps Sweet Cured Ham & Pickle 100g, Cole’s Black Forest Christmas Pudding 454g, Silver & Green Kaffir Lime Chilli Olives 220g, Flaming Dorset Hand Roasted Coffee Exquisitely After Dinner Ground Coffee 227g, Joe & Seph’s Pina Colada Gourmet Popcorn 70g, Gold Crown 5.5 inch Cherry & Almond Cake, Grandma Wild’s Mini Bites for Sharing Mature Cheddar 100g, The Fabulous Fruit Co Plum Preserve with Mulled Wine 227g, Farmhouse Biscuits Christmas Tree Fruit & Nut Biscuits 150g, The Walnut Tree 3 Stripe Spicy Nuts 160g, Urban Cordial Apple & Blackberry 500ml, Grown Up Marshmallows Just Gin Marshmallows 80g, Cottage Delight Salted Caramel Meringue Kisses 200g, Linden Lady 8 Chocolate Covered Marshmallows 110g, Loison Panettone Senza Canditi 500g, Dean’s Sour Cherry & Dark Chocolate Shortbread Rounds 150g, Peter’s Yard Poppy Seed Sourdough Crispbread 120g, Sloemotion Sloe Chutney 220g and John Lewis & Partners Festive Field Pheasant Luxury Crackers Pack of 6.

For full ingredient and allergen information for each product in this hamper, please click here.

Competition sponsors

This competition is sponsored by PDA Plus partners Lloyd & Whyte.

Lloyd & Whyte help pharmacists take control of their finances. Their expertise covers the whole financial planning spectrum from preparing for retirement to life insurance, mortgages, and wills. As they’re independent, all advice is based entirely on your best interests and achieving your future aspirations. What matters to you, matters to them. For more information, visit the Lloyd & Whyte website.

Terms and Conditions

By entering this PDA competition, it is assumed that you have read the below terms and conditions and that you agree to them.

  • This competition is open to UK based pharmacy students, trainees and working pharmacists only that have followed the PDA on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram and have liked and shared the competition post at the time of the PDA selecting a winner at random on 13 December 2021.
  • The competition will begin on 22 November 2021 and will end at noon on 13 December 2021.
  • The winner of this competition will be announced on Wednesday 15 December via the PDA’s social media platforms.
  • The winner may need to provide evidence to show that they are a pharmacy student, trainee or working pharmacist.
  • Once the winner is selected, their first name and city of residence will be announced by the PDA via its social media platforms.
  • The winner will be selected at random from all correct entries received by the closing date of 13 December 2021. The winner will then be notified.
  • The prize is not exchangeable for cash or any other prize.
  • If the advertised prize is not available, the PDA reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.
  • Once the winner is notified, the PDA will endeavour to send them the prize within two weeks.
  • Employees of the PDA and PDA Union representatives and committee members are excluded from entering this competition.

Good luck!



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