Walking in a Winners’ Wonderland

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October 21, 2015 at 17:09

- Local shoppers enter a giant snow globe to win festive flights and more!

-Surprise gift for loyal Leeds traveller

- THREE dedicated trips from Leeds Bradford Airport, NEW destinations BERLIN and COPENHAGEN

Shoppers in Leeds city centre bagged more than a few bargains on Briggate today, with hordes of lucky locals competing to win a special reward from a giant snow globe full of prizes!

The eleven foot globe, provided by Jet2CityBreaks, housed hundreds of floating tokens with everything from festive flights to Christmas jumpers up for grabs. An exciting city break in Budapest was also in the merry mix, enticing hundreds of hopefuls to step inside the ‘winner’s wonderland’ to get their hands on the star prize. Those not lucky enough to win a prize were given miniature snow globes.

Linda Somers, from Kirkstall and shopping with her mother Jean Lammey, won the fabulous three-night holiday to Budapest. Speaking about the event, she said: “This is so exciting, I have never won anything in my life! I can’t wait to take my husband to Budapest, he will be thrilled. Thank you Jet2CityBreaks!”

Other winners include Dorothy McHale and her husband Michael, who also happens to be celebrating his 80th birthday today! The couple, from Old Farnley in Leeds, won a pair of return flights. They said: “What a brilliant way to top off a birthday week. We have been to York Races, enjoyed a family party and now we’ve won flights. We love Prague and have always wanted to visit the Christmas markets – and now we can!”

This special seasonal giveaway is to celebrate Jet2CityBreaks biggest ever Christmas markets programme from Leeds Bradford Airport. A total of THREE dedicated weekend trips are available to book now. The two-night breaks depart on a Friday morning and return on Sunday evening, perfectly timed so people can soak up as much Christmas spirit as possible. Customers can take their pick from:

  • Berlin: 4 – 6 December 2015.
  • Copenhagen: 11 – 13 December 2015.
  • Vienna: 27 – 29 November 2015.
  • Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “We’ve had lots of festive fun with our giant snow globe today, giving away a host of treats to celebrate our Christmas markets breaks. It’s our biggest programme yet from the region and we are really excited about the addition of Berlin and Copenhagen.

    “There are still some places on these popular trips up for grabs, so I’d urge anyone who got into the festive spirit today to treat themselves to one of our getaways and experience some real Christmas magic in one of these wonderful destinations!”

    In addition to these special breaks, and Jet2CityBreaks offer a range of flight only and flight and hotel options to a host of other wonderful Christmas markets destinations including Prague, Krakow and, of course, their famous festive shopping trips to New York.