Wednesday, 19 December 2012

BTO raffle 2012–13

Once again, the BTO has some great prizes in this year's raffle. The proceeds raised will support the second year of our new Winter Thrushes Survey.  Members and Garden BirdWatchers will be sent a sheet of tickets in the Annual Review and/or the September issue of Bird Table. If you don't receive these publications and would like to take part, or would just like to request more tickets, please contact Rachel Gostling on 01842 750050 or email at
This year's fantastic prizes up for grabs are: 
Ist Prize:  A seven night wildlife break for two people in the Scottish Highlands with the Bird Watching and Wildlife Club at the Grant Arms Hotel (worth around £1300 
2nd Prize: A pair of Opticron Verano 8x42 Binoculars (SRP £439) 
3rd Prize: 5 x £100 worth of Ernest Charles Bird Food
Tickets are just £2 each and will help fund our work to learn more about charismatic winter visitors like the Redwing and Fieldfare!  Return your tickets, payment and completed slips to BTO Winter Thrushes, The Nunnery, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 2PU by the 1 February 2012. The draw will take place on the 8 February. All prize winners will be informed within one week. Don't forget to ask your friends and family whether they would also like to be in with a chance to win one of these lovely prizes. Full terms and conditions, and more information about each of the prizes, can be found on the BTO website. Good luck!