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Win £100 Spending Money PLUS ‘Travel Health’ For Your Next Holiday! (Now closed)

Okay Butterflyists. who’s going on holiday anytime soon? And if so, reckon you could do with an extra £100 in your pocket to spend, AND a great new health product that will save you from suffering with a tummy upset?

In that case, I have a super prize up for grabs for my readers. You can be in with a chance of winning a my Travel Cash card loaded with £100, and a supply Bimuno TRAVELAID, a ‘prebiotic’ that helps build up internal resistance to the yucky bugs that cause travel diarrhoea.

Both my Travel Cash and Bimuno have teamed up with me to offer this prize, and Bimuno have also thrown in some great sun products for your skin protection, as well as a handy little rucksack! The goody bag you’ll receive is altogether bountiful.

About my Travel Cash

my Travel Cash is a prepaid currency card that offers an inexpensive and convenient way of obtaining foreign currency. The cards are a cheap alternative to using most credit or debit cards abroad.

They benefit from Chip & PIN protection, have no link to your bank account and can be used at over 32 million merchants and in any of the 1.5 million ATMs worldwide that display the MasterCard Acceptance Mark.

my Travel Cash have recently introduced two new benefits to its cards: removing ATM* withdrawal fees and 1% unlimited cash back earned on all purchases. my Travel Cash currency.

In order to obtain the my Travel Cash part of the prize, the winner will need to complete an application form and have their ID verified by my Travel Cash, before the currency card can be sent.

About Bimuno TRAVELAID

Bimuno TRAVELAID is a new, preventative, health product designed to help support your tummy when abroad, by increasing the amount of ‘healthy’ bacteria in your gut before you travel.

Rather than attempting to cure a bout of the dreaded travellers’ diarrhoea once it’s struck, Bimuno TRAVELAID helps stop it from happening in the first place. You take the supplement – chewy pastilles – in the week running up to your holiday, and continue taking while away.

Bimuno TRAVELAID helps to stop bad bacteria from taking a hold, for example if you’ve eaten something not cooked properly. The product is the result of many years of intensive research by a team of international digestive health experts and the University of Reading.

The product is not tested on animals.

About the PRIZE:

The lucky winner will receive a my Travel Cash card to the value of £100 in their choice of currency, between Euros, Dollars or Multi-currency, and a generous supply of Bimuno TRAVELAID prebiotic (worth £19.98) – enough to support your tummy health for a two-week holiday!

The winner will also receive a fabby Bimuno goody bag of a nifty little rucksack and a sun skincare pack (two bottles of sunscreen SPF 15 and SPF 20, and aftersun).

So quite simply, whoever is fortunate enough to secure this prize won’t end up confined to the hotel bathroom for three days with the a case of the squits, knowing they have £100 spending money to splash around on their jollies!

Please note: In order to obtain the card part of the prize, my Travel Card will send the winner an application form to complete first.  * Some ATM providers may apply surcharges

How to enter:

It’s very simple! To enter, you need to follow @thebutterflyist on Twitter and copy the phrase below to tweet it to your own followers:

I’ve entered http://butterflyist.com/win/ to win £100 holiday cash & health! Thanks @myTravelCash @BimunoUK via @thebutterflyist #ButterflyistWin

Then come back to this post and let me know you’ve tweeted by leaving a comment below. Not a lot of work is it?

But it’s important to come back and comment, then I will have your email in case you’re the winner.

The competition closes at 5pm GMT on Thursday 16th February 2012.

The winner will be picked at random after this time and then contacted the next day by email.

So – here’s wishing you luck! Get tweeting and commenting to win!

Terms & Conditions (that is, the small print)

  1. The final date of entry is 5pm GMT on Thursday 16th February 2012. No entries can be considered after this.
  2. You must follow the steps as described to enter. If not fully carried out, your entry is invalid.
  3. Only one entry per person is allowed.
  4. The judge’s decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into. The prize cannot be exchanged or transferred and no cash alternative will be offered.
  5. There are terms and conditions specific to my Travel Cash, which can be accessed here and must be read:
    my Travel Cash T&Cs
  6. The prize sponsors may contact and follow you via Twitter and you agree to this by entering into this competition.
  7. The prizes will be sent separately by the different sponsors. No responsibility can be taken by Butterflyist on when the prizes reach you. Once the competition closes the prize responsibility is entirely in their hands.
  8. The winner must be resident in the UK.
  9. You may not be an immediate family member or partner of me, Andrea Wren (sorry folks, you know who you are, but it just wouldn’t be right, would it?!).

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  1. What a great prize! I didn’t have any holidays due to illness last year,am hoping for a good one this year, this would really help!

  2. Rin Simpson says:

    Done. Great offer; fingers crossed!

  3. Done! Fun stuff, Andrea. Hope I win! Thanks for making it possible.

  4. emma cella says:

    Great offer; fingers crossed @janelazy

  5. Lucy Carter says:

    I’ve tweeted. Thanks :-)

  6. I’ve tweeted too!!! :)

  7. Max Wallis says:


  8. Never won anything, so fingers, toes, legs and arms crossed :)

  9. I love reading your content. I will enjoy the prize as well. Thank you.

  10. I’ve tweeted. Many thanks

  11. Michael C. says:

    Twit-twoo :-) . So, what type of butterfly would you be?

  12. Really enjoying reading your posts Andrea. Very inspiring and I’m already looking forward to the next post.
    Mark :)
    PS Ive tweeted

  13. Gemma Turner says:

    Lovely! Tweeted @TinkerbellGemz

  14. Followed and tweeted!

  15. Dawn Adams says:

    Tweeted @DawnieEA

  16. Arabella Bazley says:

    Followed and tweeted, many thanks. @ UtterlyBumpty

  17. Have tweeted

  18. claire woods says:

    Liked and tweeted – @clairew137

  19. Lucy Pasifull says:

    I have tweeted @loobypas

  20. tweeted as mrstracey1972

  21. Avril Adams says:

    followed and tweeted

  22. Sally Smith says:

    tweeted @kidsandstuff

  23. kathleen hooper says:

    Useful info.I’ve tweeted (hoops120)

  24. kate edwards says:

    fab prize i’m going to spain in the summer so this would be brill x

  25. All done! Great prize,im travelling a lot:) x

  26. Lovely prize! Would love to win this: we have been invited to stay with a couple we met last year from the States and although we really cant afford it, I would LOVE to go and winning this would smmoth the way! thank you for the giveaway!

  27. Kathryn Casbolt says:

    Brilliant prize, so useful :-)

    I have tweeted – @kathrynann1


  28. Izzie O'Brien says:

    I tweeted. My twitter username is yyesidolikecake.

  29. david cavender says:

    I’ve entered/tweeted @theorecle

  30. tweeted @Cecilia102

  31. lisa McGreevy says:

    tweeted spaniel01 – great prize

  32. dean parker says:

    Have tweeted @Forrester27

  33. Chris Williams says:

    have tweeted.@bigmumma15 what a great prize thanks.

  34. Jane Callister says:

    I’ve tweeted… @jadzhea thanks!!

  35. Laura-Jane Seely says:

    All done – @laurajaneseely

    Thanks for running the comp!

  36. Following and tweeted :-)

  37. Done – fingers crossed

  38. Done! Tweeted as @nc099

  39. kate peterson says:

    Followed and Tweeted (@princessamoanna)

  40. Elaine Savage says:

    have tweeted, now fingers crossed

  41. Keith Wallbanks says:

    Done. Spent a few days in Co. Cork in 2010 and eager to get back. K

  42. marie yeardley says:

    great prize, would be a great holiday bonus

  43. Lou Taylor-Murison says:

    Great prize, off to Beklgium soon so it would come in handy – have tweeted!

  44. hannah@teanleysfarm.co.uk says:


  45. samantha swain says:

    I’ve tweeted @samcornfield

  46. Done it! @samheathcock

  47. Simon Knowles says:

    Tweeting loud & clear! @FetchMeAVet, thanks for the chance & great blog!

  48. Margaret Akel says:

    great prize, tweeted as @maggie6789

  49. Mark Whittaker says:

    tweeted as @mawhittaker . Fantastic prize . Off to Barcelona soon and given the prices there would be very handy !

  50. paul keenan says:

    done :-)

  51. Derek Wallin says:

    Ive Tweeted!

  52. Adrian Crook says:

    Tweeted. Would love to win

  53. Sharon Moncrieff says:

    Am off to Koutouloufari in October. Would love to do a day trip to Santorini as it looks so beautiful, but it’s mega £££. This would go towards it. Would be so awesome! :-D

  54. Emma Thackery says:

    tweeted @emmathackery

  55. I’ve tweeted

  56. Laura Miskell says:

    I’ve tweeted @Laura_Frankie

  57. brenda heads says:

    I have tweeted as @headsy12

  58. Faye Bryan says:

    This is a fantastic prize, I have heard fantastic things about Bimuno so it would be great to try them for myself! Fingers crossed. (Loving your site by the way) x

  59. Josie Ferrie says:

    Followed and tweeted (Twitter ID @Pepita72)

  60. Karen Egan says:

    Great prize. Good luck everyone! :)

  61. Karen Shortall says:

    tweeted @kaggzy1763 x

  62. Have tweeted as @janeyliz9 Fingers crossed x

  63. I have followed and tweeted @highrising51

  64. Fran Light says:

    Great prize! I’m following you on Twitter and I’ve tweeted as @LoveWinning :-)

  65. Mrs Marian Fievez says:

    Tweeted:) @vickysmum123

  66. Christina Cooke says:

    I’ve followed and tweeted as @chrisandmarkuk :)

  67. Jonathan Day says:

    Followed and tweeted. @jonday81
    Jonathan Day

  68. Hannah Trevillion-Wash says:

    Fantastic prize, I’m following and have retweeted, thankyou :)

  69. Rachel Humphries says:

    tweeted and followed would love to win this amazing prize,
    Fingers crossed

  70. tweeted as @miss_pontmercy

  71. have tweeted and im following you @louhowgego

  72. Deborah Jeavons says:

    Following and tweeted

  73. Followed and tweeted @boo1003

  74. just twitted for the great prize — cunardfan

  75. sarah mcilvenny says:

    Liked and tweeted!

  76. john austin says:

    have tweeted @johnaustin29

  77. KIERAN WALSH says:

    tweet, as oldwalshy 11.10, thanks for running a great comp, need to escape the cold now, still they say the snows going, nice forcast for next week, fingers x

  78. Tracy Hughes says:

    Followed and tweeted (@UnlovableCow)

  79. Myriam Clark says:

    Have followed and tweeted as @clarkmyriam

  80. Tracey Belcher says:

    All Done – Twitter name @tabbaz123

    Thanks for the fun and Good Luck everyone x

  81. Kayley Northover says:

    Done as 0Kayley0

  82. Wonderful prize, love travelling. Have followed and tweeted @magichappensxx

  83. Yvonne Dimbleby says:

    All tweeted @ydimbleby

  84. Annaloa Hilmarsdottir says:

    I have followed on twitter as @Cosmonauty and retweeted this competition. Thanks for the opportunity and love your blog.

  85. marc saunders says:

    all done heres hoping

  86. tweeted under @alwebb69

  87. Am following and have tweeted @kim1957uk

  88. Carolynn Woodland says:

    Followed and tweeted @carwoo1

  89. Ben Audsley says:

    have tweeted – @baudsley

  90. Lacy Savage says:

    Am following and have tweeted as @loopy_lacy. I would LOVE to win as going to Morocco this year : )

  91. Done!! Cross those fingers, toes and bones!! @harmonyalustre xxx

  92. Melanie painter says:

    Followed and tweeted @MissyMelliott

    Fab prize, Ingres crossed :)

  93. Kate Cunningham says:

    Have tweeted @01592_katie

  94. tweeted @lillyfer85

  95. phyllis ellett says:

    Lovely prize, have tweeted with @phyllgerry

  96. Patricia Walker says:

    Thanks for this comp!! Fantastic prize – tweeted it to my friends too @PatanneWalker

  97. Have tweeted @anna8301

  98. Lewis Pearce says:

    tweeted @paroteez

  99. Have tweeted @juliepaulwife xx

  100. Greig spencer says:

    done it


  101. Hannah Bartram says:

    Have followed and tweeted @MummyBee81

  102. Joanna Moran says:

    Have tweeted as JoannaMoran3

  103. Nat Davies says:

    I’ve followed you and tweeted the message above. Great prize ! Fingers crossed !

  104. Claire Nelson says:

    I have tweeted as @auroradreaming here – https://twitter.com/#!/AuroraDreaming/status/169521047056547840

    Thank you!

  105. olivia kirby says:

    following and tweeting!

  106. Fab comp Ive tweeted @second_time_mum : )

    We hoping to have a nice holiday at some point this year so £100 could really help x

  107. SUSAN HALL says:

    i have tweeted @straysuzi1

  108. Azra Dedic says:

    Done! My twitter name is @azrad89

    This would come in handy for summer :)

  109. William Gould says:

    Tweeted message as @gouldie7

  110. Jodie Burnett says:

    I have tweeted @feejee3 – lovely prize

  111. Angie Hoggett says:

    followed and tweeted @angiehoggett

  112. Tony Weston says:

    tweeted @175tony

  113. Linda Johnson says:

    Have followed, shared everywhere and tweeted as @MibsXX

  114. tweeted @emmajlowe

  115. Anthea Holloway says:

    Hello – I’ve tweeted and I would love to win this!

  116. Hannah Jeffery says:

    What a fab competwition!! Tweeted @bumbag Going skiing at the end of this month so would be fantastical to win!! Weeeee :)

  117. Teresa Measures says:

    Tweeted from @stresbringer, great comp

  118. Have tweeted @clarbo18 .
    Great site!

  119. Nichola Waterhouse says:

    Tweeted and following (@2wildniks)Great bonus for next trip to Europe :-)

  120. Laura Pritchard says:

    I’ve tweeted the message @Isis1981uk

  121. Sheila Shepheard says:

    I’ve Tweeted too. Please enter me for this great prize.

  122. Christine Reid says:

    would be a nice prize to win. Have followed and tweeted @chrismse1

  123. Daisy Bryan says:

    Have tweeted @DaisyBeeFull, fingers crossed!! :)

  124. Maya Russell says:

    Following on twitter and tweeted.

  125. Kate Grimwood says:

    Tweeted and followed @kategr1982 :)

  126. Done! (@Putters_delight)

  127. Herbert Appleby says:

    I tweeted @SmokinHerbz1

  128. Julie Hogg says:

    Have entered @juliepaulwife fingers crossed x

  129. Colin Richardson says:

    Followed & tweeted, @Col_Richardson

  130. Linda Guest says:

    Followed and tweeted as Butterflytails. Lol do you think we are related?

  131. angie pickering says:

    Have tweeted @princesspixxie. Fingers crossed !

  132. Linda King says:

    I’ve tweeted thanks

  133. Pauline Dring says:

    have tweeted @polly58

  134. Paulette Markopoulos says:

    Tweeted and Shared on FB :)

  135. Laura Lott says:

    I have tweeted @Laura_Cookies


  136. Rhian Nelmes says:

    I’ve tweeted @DisneyaCoco

  137. Gillian Holmes says:

    I’m following you on Twitter as @00annabellee00

    I have tweeted as @00annabellee00


  138. A Brownlee says:

    Hi, I’ve tweeted! @MarcusWheel

  139. Debbie pickett says:

    tweeted x

  140. Helen Rosbotham says:

    Thanks for the giveaway have tweeted as @freyamae1

  141. Jenny Barker says:

    Following and tweeted @jennybar77

  142. Geoff Ward says:

    Great prize and have shared on twitter @geoff1960

  143. sue willshee says:

    I’ve tweeted about your competition @piperanddaisy

  144. Nicola Marie Reynolds says:

    Following and Tweeted @Nicola_Reynolds

  145. Sherry Owen says:

    Fantastic prize! Tweeted as @BarbiegirlBlue :) xx


    Have tweeted @5aucy5aud3r5

  147. Angela Walton says:

    Tweeted as @AngieComps

  148. Angela Young says:

    Tweeted @Pangini . Fab prize thank you. If I won I would use it when I visit my little brother who has recently emigrated to America and got married!

  149. Tweeted as @AFZOK

  150. HI Have tweeted @lemon fancy Great prize :)

  151. melanie stirling says:

    Everything crossed! Tweeting @mellysocks x

  152. Rebecca J Smith says:

    Followed & tweeted as @OhNoItsBex

  153. tamalyn roberts says:

    great prize, i have followed and tweeted, @tamalyn1

  154. Andrea Johnson says:

    Tweeted and followed @casperthegh0st (that’s a zero character in the word ghost, blogs cometimes change it to an ‘o’)

  155. Carol Gardner says:

    tweeted by @carolg01 thanks for competition

  156. Amanda Robertson says:

    following and tweeted @amanda_bc2000

  157. emma kinsey says:

    tweeted @yasmine041

  158. Victoria Savill says:

    Done – great comp, thanks x

  159. Done :) Fingers crossed! x

  160. Pam Smulski says:

    What a fantastic prize … followed and tweeted as @agentpaws

  161. Followed and tweeted, thank you.

  162. Michael Wiggins says:



  163. Diana Cotter says:

    What a lovely prize – thank you :)
    Tweeted @happyfox

  164. I’ve entered and tweeted the competition tweet, I’m @compingstar

  165. Carrie Nugent says:

    Me and my fella are getting married this year, and every single penny counts! Fingers toes and eyelashes crossed! :-) Good luck to everyone! x

  166. Hazel Christopher says:

    tweeted @hlac1

  167. Michaela Wintrip says:

    Followed and Tweeted :)

  168. Tweeted @cluckyhen0

  169. katy benet says:

    tweeted @KTBennett83 thanks so much keeping fingers crossed

  170. Lorna Ormiston says:

    Fantastic – we’re off to Florida later this year so some dollars would be really handy :-D Have tweeted @lornaj1973

  171. caroline blake says:

    Loving this prize draw………. tweeted, liked and loved x

  172. Adele knight says:

    Have tweeted @Sparklyrainbows

  173. Debra Southgate says:

    Entered and tweeted

  174. Becky Downey says:

    tweeted @beckydowney