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West Bridgford Rotary Club Virtual Balloon Race

West Bridgford Rotary Club are hosting a virtual balloon race in support of Hayward House.  For just £3, you can purchase your balloon race ticket and be in with the chance of winning one of the amazing prizes, including:

  • 1st Prize: Samsung 32″ LED Television
  •  2nd Prize: £100
  •  3rd Prize: Sparkling Lunch for 2 at Escabeche Restaurant, West Bridgford, NG2
  •  4th Prize: 3-course meal, including a bottle of Sicilian Sicani wine for up to 2 people @ any Carluccio’s Restaurant
  •  5th Prize: Meal for 2 at the Trent Navigation Inn
  •  6th Prize: £20 voucher for COOK in West Bridgford
  •  7th Prize: £15 Debenham’s voucher


To enter the race, you simply need to purchase a ticket and register your balloon on the race website On 2nd May at 12pm, all balloons will be released (virtually!) from the Council House in Nottingham City Centre and you can start tracking your balloon’s progress on the race website.

Where the balloons fly to will all depend on the real weather during the race week. At the end of the week, the owners of the balloons which have travelled the furthest will win our prizes! Will your balloon fly far and wide? There’s one way to find out!

You can purchase a paper ticket by contacting Naomi Walters on 0115 962 7905 or by emailing If purchasing your ticket online, please select Nottingham Hospitals Charity from the drop-down menu to ensure your donation supports Hayward House.

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