Wednesday, 4 March 2015

WIN! Visit to new Rovers Return at Blackpool Madame Tussauds

The Coronation Street Blog is giving 10 lucky winners a chance to have a first look at a recreation of the nation’s favourite cobbles with a very special event at Madame Tussauds Blackpool

Closing date is Thursday 5 March 2015
Prize is only valid for Saturday 7 March 2015 at 10.30am – 12pm

On Saturday 7th March Madame Tussauds Blackpool will be unveiling its newly refurbished Rovers Return set and want you to be part of it. Current landlord Steve McDonald (actor Simon Gregson) will also be behind the bar in the fully licensed Rovers Return set.

For the past 25 years Simon has walked the street and couldn’t be happier to re-open the Madame Tussauds Blackpool counterpart. He will be joined by many existing and former co-star’s wax figures in the set, including legends Ken and Deirde Barlow, Bet Lynch and Hilda Ogden.

New for 2015, Madame Tussauds Blackpool has a unique Coronation Street fan experience. Visitors can hire the newly refurbished Rovers Return for functions, parties, or even their wedding, tying the knot next to sweethearts Jack and Vera Duckworth. The extended set seats 86 people, as well as boasting a fully working bar.

To be in with a chance of winning a photo at the launch and meet Simon Gregson, simply answer the following question correctly and email your answer to with the subject line: Coronation Street Blog.  Closing date is Thursday 5 March 2015

Which Coronation Street character’s wax figure can be found at Madame Tussauds Blackpool’s Rovers Return
a)    Hilda Ogden
b)    Janie Battersby
c)    Mike Baldwin

Terms and Conditions:
The prize is for 10 winners +1
Prize is only valid for 2 people
Either the winner or +1 must be aged 18 or over
Includes free entrance to Madame Tussauds Blackpool, plus the chance to see Simon Gregson unveil the newly refurbished Rovers Return (at Madame Tussauds Blackpool)
This prize is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for any other attraction or event
Sale of the prize for profit is prohibited
This prize does not include travel or accommodation
Prize can only be used as stipulated and cannot be exchanged for cash or used in any other way
Management reserves the right to refuse entry without prior warning

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