3000 Beers "uchoose" Competition - Call to Arms

Discussion in 'The NAAFI Bar' started by Good CO, Aug 20, 2009.

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  1. Good CO

    Good CO LE Admin

    Newsletter subscribers will have seen this, a great chance for a ready-paid event and a 'no-brainer':

    "Our sponsor, Towergate Wilsons, has launched a summer competition for units in the Armed Forces. The idea is simple: service personnel, and their spouses, vote for their unit before the 31 Oct 09 and the unit with the most votes wins 3000 beers.

    They are running two categories of prizes; 3000 beers for the winning major unit (established strength over 200) and 1000 beers for the minor unit (established strength 200 or less) and will deliver to any UK address (or UK military base in Germany) on a day of your choosing.

    Click here to register your vote!"

    The problem: RAF Coningsby is currently in a close second place and climbing and there are still plenty of units without any votes. Dry? Alcohol free? I think not, so please spread the word! I would be an unhappy Good CO if ARRSE's sponsor had to give 3000 pints to the RAF!
     
  2. B_AND_T

    B_AND_T LE Book Reviewer

    Done,

    Could we vote for the beer to go towards an Arrse crawl?
     
  3. Good CO

    Good CO LE Admin

    Nice idea! Not in this case but I've asked them to watch this thread though so you never know for the future. The marketing director is recently retired Army and very supportive of the site (I hope you're reading this :) ).
     
  4. B_AND_T

    B_AND_T LE Book Reviewer

    Creep
     
  5. Ord_Sgt

    Ord_Sgt RIP

  6. Good CO

    Good CO LE Admin

    RAF are now officially in the lead. 3000 free beers going to the RAF. Come on folks - this cannot be allowed to happen.

    If you've no other favourite please vote for 1RRF
     
  7. 1RRF vote sent :D
     
  8. Ventress

    Ventress LE Moderator

    Done as advised.
     
  9. The RAF fly badly enough sober...

    Imagine them with a beer cache??

    C'mon squaddies get voting!!!!
     
  10. Cow

    Cow LE

    1RRF it is then! Is there anywhere we can keep an eye on the scores?
     
  11. I wish I could vote, damn those crabs!
     
  12. B_AND_T

    B_AND_T LE Book Reviewer

    Well stop scratching them then.

    Anyway

    BUMP
     
  13. 1 RRF it is, done.

    Bump and let's have some more votes to stop Crabair nicking the booze.
     
  14. terroratthepicnic

    terroratthepicnic LE Reviewer Book Reviewer
    1. ARRSE Runners

    Voted, also suggested Holidays4Heroes as one of their charities.
     
  15. Good CO

    Good CO LE Admin

    Trouble is that it's not a charity so I doubt they would be able to go for it. Worth a try though!