Win tickets to the Irish Grand National, plus a stay at Carton House

Grand National

To mark the running of the 2013 Ladbrokes Irish Grand National on Easter Monday 1st April, The Irish Times has teamed up with Fairyhouse Racecourse, Ladbrokes and Carton House Hotel to offer you and a friend a fantastic racing prize.

About the prize:
The winner will receive two tickets to the Bobbyjo Bistro on Easter Monday, which includes admission, race card, four course silver service lunch with wine, two seats reserved for the day overlooking the parade ring and track, guest tipster, private bar, plus betting facilities and live music after racing.

Ladbrokes Ireland  will give the winner a €100 free bet, and the winner will also receive a fantastic midweek break from the Carton House Hotel, which includes an overnight stay for two and dinner at the Linden Tree restaurant.

Carton House Most Stylish Lady 2013:
Carton House, one of Ireland’s leading luxury resorts, is once again proud to host the Most Stylish Lady competition at the Ladbrokes Irish Grand National this Easter Monday 1st April 2013. In keeping with the royal heritage of the luxury resort,  “Purple Reign” will be the theme of the Carton House Most Stylish Lady 2013. Rosanna Davison and style expert Brendan Courtney will take to the track as part of this year’s judging panel, in search of the most inspirational use of the colour purple in the winning outfit.

If you would like to find out more about the Fairyhouse Easter Festival, click here to visit their website.

To be in with a chance to win this fantastic prize, submit your email address below and answer the question which follows: 

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Terms & Conditions

  • The promoters are The Irish Times Limited, The Irish Times Building, 24-28 Tara Street, Dublin 2; Fairyhouse Racecourse, Ratoath, Co. Meath; Ladbrokes Ireland and Carton House, Maynooth, Co. Kildare.
  • Prize consists of:
        - Two tickets to the Bobbyjo Bistro at Fairyhouse on 1st April 2013, which includes admission, race card, four silver service lunch with a ½ bottle of wine per person, two seats reserved for the day overlooking the parade ring and track.
        - One €100 free bet, courtesy of Ladbrokes Ireland
        - A midweek overnight stay for two at the Carton House Hotel, including dinner for two at the Linden Tree restauranthe promoters are The Irish Times Limited, The Irish Times Building, 24-28 Tara Street, Dublin 2
  • Employees or agents of The Irish Times, and their families or other persons connected with this promotion are not eligible to enter
  • Prize is as offered and no cash alternative will apply.
  • Two tickets to the Bobbyjo Bistro at Fairyhouse Racecourse are valid 1st April 2013 only.
  • €100 free bet is vaild 1st April 2013 only.
  • Midweek stay including dinner at Carton House is valid for six months from date of issue, subject to availability.
  • No purchase is necessary to enter this promotion.
  • A valid entry consists of a correct answer entered in the form above, accompanied by the entrant’s name and email address.
  • Prize is non-transferable.
  • Entries must be entered online in the form above.
  • The promoters’ decision is final and binding in all matters and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • The promoters reserves the right to change any aspect of the prize.
  • The prize will be subject to any additional terms and conditions of the suppliers of the prize.
  • The promoters are excluded from liability for any loss, damage or injury which might occur to the winner arising from his or her acceptance of the prize.
  • The winner may be required to participate in unpaid promotional related publicity undertaken by the promoter or is associated companies.
  • Entry is for people of 18 years of age and over.
  • By entering this competition you are agreeing that any submissions made become the property The Irish Times Ltd.
  • Entry to this promotion shall be deemed full and unconditional acceptance of the terms & conditions.
  • The promoters reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions.
  • These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of Ireland and subject to the jurisdiction of the Irish Courts.
  • Competition ends Sunday 24th March 2013.