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Christmas 2017 in Your Pontypridd 

  • By James Payne
  • 23 Nov, 2017

Christmas 2017 in Your Pontypridd

Your Pontypridd is pleased to announce it Christmas offers for 2017 we’ve got some great competitions including a £1000 prize draw, tickets and signed merchandise for a homecoming concert.

Plus we’re introducing Elves Behaving Badly to Ponty and you can win prizes if you find them being naughty in our businesses. You will also get to decide which retailer has the ‘Best Dressed Christmas Window’ in Pontypridd! 

This is aimed at tempting you all to shop in Pontypridd this festive season.

Christmas Prize Draw with EE and Tailor Made Travel

For the second year Your Pontypridd is running our bumper Christmas Prize Draw where you can win your share of £1,000 worth of prizes and support our local traders in Pontypridd over the festive period.

Prizes will includes £500 of Your Pontypridd vouchers, iPad and a weekend break in the New Year

Spend £20 in Pontpyridd’s participating shops, café and restaurants to be eligible to enter the draw and if you want to be one of the business staking part please let us know and we’ll supply you with promotional material and entry tickets.  

Climbing Trees Homecoming Christmas Gig Tickets and Merchandise

Pontypridd’s own Climbing Trees are playing at the Muni Arts Centre on 23rd December 2017 in the Muni Arts Centre and Your Pontypridd has teamed up with them to give away two pairs of tickets and signed merchandise.

To enter the competition head over to our Facebook page to Like it and share the competition post and answer the following question to win ‘In which famous city did Climbing Trees headline at The Delancey in October 2017?

Get liking and sharing and answering and don’t forget to ‘Like’ Climbing Trees Facebook page and follow them on Twitter @climbingtrees for regular update from the band.

Best Dressed Christmas Window 2017

Pontypridd’s retailers enjoy creating eye catching window displays and Your Pontypridd has decided to challenge them with a ‘Best Dressed Christmas Window’ competition for 2017.

And you can decide the winner, we’ll upload the Christmas Window photos and you can vote for your favourite and we’ll announce the winner during December.      

We can’t wait to see what the business come up with!

Elves Behavin’ Badly in Pontypridd

Your Pontypridd is delighted to announce Ponty will be an Elves Behavin’ Badly town in 2017.

The light-hearted pre-Christmas phenomenon will see Elfie and Elvie behaving badly in a BID business during December and you’ll have a chance to win a selection box if you correctly guess which shop they’re in and upload you answer to Your Pontypridd Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages with the #PontyElves

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