ELHT&Me's biggest ever Spring raffle gives you the chance to win a two night stay for four people at Oakdean Cottages in an award-winning 5* cottage PLUS a classic cheese board with house wine at Deux Amis, Whalley. From just £2 a ticket, you could be the lucky winner. 

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Oakdean cottages are exquisite self catering holiday homes set in the serene countryside with stunning views of The Ribble Valley. Ribble Cottage, named after the River Ribble, awarded 5 star by Visit England, sleeps four guests across two ensuite bedrooms. So whether you’re entering for a family break, a girls’ getaway, or a couples escape, you’re guaranteed an amazing time.

Oakdean’s picturesque gardens make for a perfect retreat in the Lancashire countryside. Inside, the warm and welcoming open plan layout is furnished with all modern comforts including zone-controlled underfloor heating and a well-equipped kitchen which has everything you might need for a short break. Bi-fold doors open onto a peaceful patio and the barbecue and outside dining area make this a perfect spot for sunny afternoons and balmy evenings.

There's something for everyone in the surrounding area making this an idyllic base for exploring The Ribble Valley. From horse riding on heather-clad hillsides, to wild winding walks, and tempting trails for cyclists. Luckily, you can enjoy whatever holiday means to you with self-catering. Have a lie in and laze around, or set your alarm for an action-packed day. 

Keen walkers will be spoilt for choice: Deanclough Reservoir, Pendle Hill, Stonyhurst, Marles Wood to Dinckley Bridge, Longridge Fell, Three Rivers, Dunsop Bridge, and The Tolkien Trail are just a handful of the many routes nearby. 

All proceeds from ticket sales will help us enhance patient and staff experience at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

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The winner will be randomly selected on Tuesday 21 June 2022. The lucky winner will be notified by 5pm. All entrants will be notified thereafter. Players must be 18 or over to play. Please gamble responsibly- gambling should be fun. If gambling is causing a problem, please seek help, support and advice by contacting the National Gambling Helpline (0808 8020 133). The prize is a two night stay in Ribble Cottage at Oakdean Cottages for up to four people and a classic cheeseboard with house wine at Deux Amis, Whalley.. All bookings are subject to Oakdean Cottages’ booking terms and conditions. The prize is non-transferable, non-refundable and subject to availability. There is no cash alternative.