Spring into Cycling treasure hunts and competitions


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Part of Travel Shropshire's Spring into Cycling activities.


Now that the weather is brightening up, why not have a leisurely day out on your bike, explore your local area and have the chance to win some great cycling prizes?


Download one of our great family-friendly cycling treasure hunt routes below:


The downloads include route maps and questions to help you find out more about your local area.


They also have details of our compeition. The competition closed on 1 July 2013. Below is a list of the winners' names: 


  • Tandem Experience worth £60 from Bicycles by Design - Winner: Catherine Manson
  • £40 gift voucher from Stan’s Cycles - Winner: Nikki Haywood
  • Uvex cycle helmet RRP £40 from Cyclelife Shrewsbury - Winner: Helen Blowers
  • Specialized helmet RRP £30 from Pearce Cycles - Winner: Lara Furniss
  • Specialized helmet RRP £30 from Dave Mellor Cycles - Winner: Chris Fletcher
  • Met children’s cycle helmet RRP £25 from Brenin Bikes - Winner: Lyndsie Wilson
  • £20 gift voucher from Urban Bikes - Winner: Claire Tinsley


Competition terms and conditions and data protection


Competition closing date: 1 July 2013 



Seven entries will be drawn at random to win one of the prizes outlined above. As these prizes are donated by local businesses they are subject to change/withdrawal.


How to enter this competition

Download and print one of the treasure hunt routes. Complete the competition entry form and post to: Transport Planning, Shropshire Council, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND. 


Alternatively, drop your entry form into Compost and Gooseberry in the Shrewsbury Market Hall before the end of June 2013. They are open Tuesday to Saturday from 9am-5pm. They will give you a free gift!


Competition rules

You must provide us with the required information in order to enter the competition. Your personal information will only be used by Travel Shropshire/Shropshire Council for administering the competition. The winners' information may be passed onto the cycling business which is supplying the prize for the purpose of administering the prize, but it  will not be passed onto any other third parties.


Winners will be drawn at random on 2 July 2013, winners will be informed by telephone within one week and will be told which prize they have won and how they will receive it.


Only one entry is allowed per person.


Entrants must live or work in Shropshire and be over the age of 16. Entries from children under 16 must include signed permission from their parent or guardian.


This competition is not open to employees of Travel Shropshire or any person directly involved in the organisation or running of the competition, or their direct family members.


Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be defered. The prize has no cash value and no alternative prize will be offered.


Shropshire Council's selection of winners is final and no correspondence will be entered into.


Shropshire Council reserves the right to cancel the competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.


Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering this competition. Entrants may be asked to take part in post competition publicity. The winners' names will be published on this website.


The competition is administered by Shropshire Council, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND.