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    • emfaz
    • By emfaz 2nd Dec 17, 12:07 AM
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    A: 24/12 Heart of London Advent (TW/FB/IN)
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 12:07 AM
    A: 24/12 Heart of London Advent (TW/FB/IN) 2nd Dec 17 at 12:07 AM
    https://heartoflondonbid.london/events/xmasfirsts-advent-calendar/

    Found my first advent after many years stealing the work of others

    We've missed Day 1 as open only until 4.45pm daily
    2011 £11110 2012 £806 2013 £660 2014 £760
    2015 £110 2016 £1200 2017?
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    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 2nd Dec 17, 12:52 PM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 12:52 PM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 12:52 PM
    Day 2 - Win Turnbull & Asser’s 71/72 Eau de Parfum

    https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156004183187884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/936928008635592704
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcMviNFHKnR/

    Answer: 71/72 Eau de Parfum

    The winner will be contacted directly via social media by London West End to organise prize collection. https://heartoflondonbid.london/events/xmasfirsts-advent-calendar/
    • CompChrissy
    • By CompChrissy 3rd Dec 17, 12:39 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 12:39 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 12:39 PM
    Day 3

    Today’s #XmasFirst fact is that @TKTSLondon opened in 1980 & was the first booth of its kind. The original booth was a wooden hut with tickets couriered by bike across the West End. Stay tuned for the question this lunchtime for your chance to win a £100 Theatre Tokens Gift Card!

    TW: https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/937290434233200640

    FB: https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/photos/pb.63716647883.-2207520000.1512304680./10156006984017884/?type=3&theater

    Answer: 1980
    • sleepyjones
    • By sleepyjones 3rd Dec 17, 12:42 PM
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    Added to advents
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 4th Dec 17, 2:48 PM
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    • 4th Dec 17, 2:48 PM
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    • 4th Dec 17, 2:48 PM
    Day 4 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156010069497884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/937652811311013889
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcR5LlZnUDn/

    This year Barbecoa Piccadilly are celebrating their first Christmas at 194 Piccadilly. You can view their full range of festive courses here: http://ow.ly/6pvP30gYms6 Barbecoa are also giving you the chance to enjoy a Champagne Afternoon Tea for two

    Where has Barbecoa opened their latest restaurant? Tag a friend who you would love to share afternoon tea with at Barbecoa. Also don’t forget to give us the answer to the all important question and lastly make sure you’re following us &Barbecoa Piccadilly Good Luck, the winner will be announced at 5pm today! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 5th Dec 17, 2:00 PM
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    • 5th Dec 17, 2:00 PM
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    • 5th Dec 17, 2:00 PM
    Day 5 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156013226022884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/938015242369544192
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcUeMBPH7fd/

    Did you know that The Ritz was the first hotel to receive a Royal Warrant for Banqueting & Catering Services by HRH The Prince of Wales?

    The Ritz was the first hotel to be awarded… what? Complete the sentence for your chance to win a bottle of The Ritz Champagne.

    Also, don't forget, you must be following us and The Ritz London to win! Winner announced at 5pm today! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 6th Dec 17, 2:08 PM
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    • 6th Dec 17, 2:08 PM
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    • 6th Dec 17, 2:08 PM
    Day 6 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156016413252884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/938377744433532930
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcXC1PWnrfi/

    This year, Planet Hollywood have launched their first ever Christmas cocktail which has been named The Snowball! To celebrate, they're giving you the chance to win a two course meal and a drink for 2 from their A la Carte Menu.

    What is the name of Planet Hollywood’s first Christmas Cocktail? Tell us the answer below, tag a friend who you would share your prize with & lastly, don’t forget to follow us and Planet Hollywood to win! The winner will be announced at 5pm today! #XmasFirsts
    • Lucky1983
    • By Lucky1983 7th Dec 17, 12:02 PM
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    • 7th Dec 17, 12:02 PM
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    • 7th Dec 17, 12:02 PM
    Day 7: https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/938739964682100737

    What was Aspinal of London’s first ever product? Simply RT this post, comment below with your answer and make sure you’re following us & @AspinalofLondon. We will be announcing the winner at 5pm today, good luck! #XmasFirsts

    Searched for the answer but I'm at a loss....any help appreciated

    *Thanks for the tip & answer millylitre
    Last edited by Lucky1983; 07-12-2017 at 2:25 PM.
    Last 5 years total: £3500
    2017 Wins: Travel guide, baby food, dog toys, £20 one4all voucher
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 7th Dec 17, 2:14 PM
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    • #9
    • 7th Dec 17, 2:14 PM
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    • 7th Dec 17, 2:14 PM
    Day 7: https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/938739964682100737

    What was Aspinal of London’s first ever product? Simply RT this post, comment below with your answer and make sure you’re following us & @AspinalofLondon. We will be announcing the winner at 5pm today, good luck! #XmasFirsts

    Searched for the answer but I'm at a loss....any help appreciated
    We’ve teamed up with @AspinalofLondon for today’s giveaway. The first product ever created by Aspinal of London was a handcrafted leather journal, so today we are giving you the chance to win a personalised journal of your choice. Answer the question at midday to win! #XmasFirsts
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/938709740720357376

    They always give the answer in a previous post HTH


    https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156019237522884
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcZntMyH-hm/
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 8th Dec 17, 12:11 PM
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    Day 8 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156022235637884
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BccM8qZHLi-/
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/939102331869782016

    #XmasFirst fact… The Cavendish London first introduced its signature dessert Chocolate Avalanche, 5 years ago.
    Today, for a chance to win an afternoon tea for two at its Award Winning, Petrichor Restaurant don’t forget to look out for our question at lunch time. #XmasFirsts

    When was The Cavendish’s signature dessert first launched? Comment below with the answer, tag someone who you would love to share your afternoon tea with, and don’t forget you need to be following both us & The Cavendish London to WIN! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 9th Dec 17, 12:50 PM
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    Day 9 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156025289362884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/939464742661484544
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcexKH4nhlc/

    Today's #XmasFirst story is from Picturehouse Central, who held their first ever dog friendly screening on 11 May 2016. The movie shown was ‘Laurie Anderson’s Heart of a Dog in Dog Gone Crazy!’ Look out for today’s question for your chance to win a 1 Year Membership Plus for Picturehouse Central. #XmasFirsts

    What was the title of the film and date of the first #DogFriendlyCentral screening at Picturehouse Central? Comment below, RT and make sure your following us & Picturehouse Central for your chance to WIN a 1 Year Membership Plus for Picturehouse Central! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 10th Dec 17, 12:28 PM
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    Day 10 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156027953402884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/939827099526840321
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BchYM32HqBW/

    Today’s fun #XmasFirst fact is that Savini at Criterion hosted the first ever meeting between Sherlock Holmes & Doctor Watson. Today we’re giving you the chance to win a Prosecco or Champagne Afternoon Tea at this beautiful venue, simply answer the question at lunch time to win!

    Who had their first meeting at Savini at Criterion? Comment on this post with your answer and simply make sure you’re following us & Savini At Criterion to win a Prosecco or Champagne afternoon tea! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 11th Dec 17, 12:54 PM
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    Day 11 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156030958017884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/940189575862988800
    https://www.instagram.com/p/Bcj6skFHTVC

    BAFTA 195 Piccadilly first officially opened in 1976. This image shows Sir Charles Chaplin receiving the Academy Fellowship presented by HRH The Princess Royal with Lord Attenborough, 10 March 1976. Image © BAFTA/Michael J Barrett. For your chance to win a canape masterclass for 4 today, look out for the #XmasFirsts question at lunchtime!

    What date did BAFTA 195 Piccadilly first officially open? Answer the question, like this post and make sure you're following us & BAFTA to win an amazing Canape Masterclass for 4! Winner announced at 5pm today - good luck! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 12th Dec 17, 12:31 PM
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    Day 12 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156033728062884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/940551659347902464
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcmfjG0nHNL/

    Duck & Waffle Local’s #XmasFirst is that this year will be their first Christmas in Piccadilly, to celebrate they have collaborated with us and are giving you the chance to win dinner for two! Look out for our next post a lunch time and you could be today’s winner! #XmasFirsts

    What is Duck & Waffle’s #XmasFirst story? To win dinner for two, comment below with your answer & tag a friend who you would share your prize with. Lastly don't forget to make sure you’re following us and Duck & Waffle Local . Winner announced at 5pm today! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 13th Dec 17, 12:09 PM
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    Day 13 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156036637567884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/940914270170120192
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcpE8EInE8f/

    Japan Centre are celebrating their first Christmas in Leicester Square this year after launching their new flagship store. To celebrate they will be giving away a Food Kit & Ceramics! Answer the question on today’s lunch time post for your chance to WIN! #XmasFirsts

    Where is Japan Centre’s new flagship store? Comment below with your answer and make sure you’re following our account & Japan Centre. You know the drill by now, winner announced after 5pm today! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 14th Dec 17, 1:24 PM
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    Day 14 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156039754007884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/941287119410155520
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcruU2aFKM6/

    At Christmas time, a warming scented candle can add the perfect touch to any environment. It's back in 1851 that Floris London can first find records of producing home fragrance in a catalogue, with a range entitled 'For Perfuming Apartments’. Today you can win a gorgeous Winter Home Fragrance mini gift set from Floris, look out for our lunch time post! #XmasFirsts #atouchoffloris #florislondon

    What year did Floris first record making home fragrance? To enter: share this post, comment below with the answer & make sure you're are following us & Floris London to win a Winter Home Fragrance Mini Trio Gift set of Floris' most seasonal candles! #XmasFirsts #atouchoffloris #florislondon
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 15th Dec 17, 12:21 PM
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    Day 15 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156042733697884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/941643216247558144

    To celebrate its 250th birthday in 2018, the Royal Academy have embarked on a major redevelopment that will for the first time unite its two buildings, creating new spaces for exhibitions, learning and debate.
    Today we are giving you the opportunity to win a Friends of the RA membership! Find out more about Friends membership http://atroy.ac/FriendsHOL.
    Simply answer our #XmasFirsts question today for your chance to win!

    How are The Royal Academy celebrating their 250th birthday? To win a Friends of the RA Membership: Share this post, comment below with your answer & make sure you're following us & Royal Academy of Arts. Winner announced after 5pm today! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 16th Dec 17, 12:15 PM
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    Day 16 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156045730432884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/942001408731172864
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BcwyoXoFqA6/

    Introducing The B’NT at Le Meridien Piccadilly, London’s very first brunch afternoon tea. Discover the Terrace Grill & Bar’s innovative B’NT concept where traditional afternoon tea is given a brunch inspired twist and classic delicacies are transformed into carefully curated fare. We’re giving you the chance to win afternoon tea for two today, look out for the all important post at 12pm and answer the #XmasFirst question! #XmasFirsts

    What has the Terrace Grill & Bar first introduced to London? (this morning's post holds the answer). So, if you fancy the chance of winning afternoon tea for two, enter now:
    -Share this post
    -Comment below with your answer to the #XmasFirst question
    -Lastly make sure following us & Le M!ridien Piccadilly
    Winner announced after 5pm today - Good Luck! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 17th Dec 17, 12:21 PM
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    Day 17 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156048380752884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/942363827865378816
    https://www.instagram.com/p/BczXkt1Fan9/

    Today’s #XmasFirst fact is that Quaglino’s first Christmas was celebrated in 1929 when the restaurant first opened! We’ve got a chance for you a to win a delicious bottle of bubbles and 2 bar snacks from Quaglino’s, simply answer the #XmasFirst question at lunch time today!

    In what year did Quaglino’s celebrate their first ever Christmas? Enter now for your chance to win a bottle of bubbles & 2 bar snacks...
    1) Share this post
    2) Comment below with the answer
    3) Make sure you're following us & Quaglino's.
    Winner announced later today! #XmasFirsts
    • millylitre
    • By millylitre 18th Dec 17, 12:31 PM
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    Day 18 - https://www.facebook.com/LondonWestEnd/posts/10156051416537884
    https://twitter.com/londonwestend/status/942732480922161153
    https://www.instagram.com/p/Bc1_htilo9s/

    The Perception at W London steals the scene with a grand opening just in time to see in its first festive season, featuring a new cocktail menu, as well as a W Dining Series with chef Magnus Reid. Today, win dinner & cocktail's for 2 at The W Hotel! #XmasFirsts

    What has just launched at The W Hotel in time for the festive season? To win dinner and cocktails for 2: Share this post, comment below with your answer & tag a friend who you will share the prize with! Lastly, make sure you’re following us & W London - Leicester Square. #XmasFirsts
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