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The Radisson Blu in Athlone

OUR BIRTHDAY GIVEAWAY: Win a stay for two at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Athlone is five years old this month so we’re giving readers the chance to win some great prizes.

THIS MONTH, turns five years old – and we want to give something back to our readers.

Every single day for the month of October we’re giving away a different prize. It’s our way of saying a very big thanks to all of you for reading us (can you believe it’s been five years? Cos we can’t).

From small beginnings back in October 2010, has grown to be one of the biggest news websites in the country.

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So what about today’s prize? Well, it’s a good one.

The winner will get an overnight stay for two people at the scenic Radisson Blu Hotel in Athlone, including a cruise on Lough Ree.

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Offering sweeping views of the town and marina, Radisson Blu Hotel Athlone is the ideal spot to savour a relaxed break in the heart of the country.  Taking advantage of their location on the majestic Shannon, Radisson Blu Athlone has a treat for one lucky reader! You and a guest will win a fabulous night away to the heart of Ireland including overnight accommodation in a suite, with dinner in Elements Bistro and a Super Buffet Breakfast the following morning.

Also included in this lovely prize is a 90 minute cruise aboard the Romaris Yacht.  Relax on the luxury 1960s wooden cruiser and explore all the sights and sounds that Lough Ree has to offer.

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To win all you have to do is email by 11.59pm tonight with RADISSON BLU HOTEL ATHLONE in the subject line. Include your name and contact number so we can give you a call if you win.

The winner will be chosen at random from all the entries and will be notified either by email or by phone.

Good luck everyone!

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You can see a list of all the winners so far here.

And stay tuned – we’re going to have prizes up for grabs every single day this month. We’re good like that.

The small print: We won’t use your email address or phone number to contact you unless you win. Cruises do not run during the winter months. The names of all competition winners will be published on  Think of us when you’re enjoying your lovely overnight stay. 

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