Win £250 in shopping vouchers for your Lockdown Hero!

Do you know a special someone who deserves a big thank you?  Then get writing and your special hero could receive £250 in shopping vouchers to spend at the Victoria Shopping Centre in Southend!


Write or type a thank you note or letter to that special someone who helped you through the lockdown. It can be anyone who made the experience easier for you in some way or helped you or someone you care about. Maybe even a local hero who went that extra mile to help others or that special nurse, key worker or carer.

The entry must state why the person the letter is addressed to is the entrant's Lockdown Hero and can be posted in the ‘Pot of Gold’ letterbox situated on the ground floor of the Victoria Shopping Centre or emailed to All emailed entries will be printed and put into the same ‘Pot of Gold’ letterbox as aforementioned

You have until 5pm on Wednesday 5th August to enter. If you're posting your letter in our Pot of Gold then don't forget to write your name, your contact details and your hero's name on the back!

One winner to be chosen at random from all entries.

All entries will be displayed securely behind glass in the centre after the end of the competition to show all of your heroes just how appreciated they are!

NB: By entering this competition you are accepting the terms and conditions – these can be found HERE


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