NEWS AND EVENTS: MARCH 2016
PROFESSIONAL PORTRAIT ARTIST IS BACK
Friday 25th March & Saturday 26th March
Friday 1st April & Saturday 2nd April
Come along and get a funny Caricature or professional portrait from our highly skilled artist. These will be available to purchase with a percentage of all sales going to Zoes Place, the centre’s chosen charity.
THE WEDDING SHOP BY BHF
The British Heart Foundation have had over 80 wedding outfits donated to their shop and they now have a big sale on. To help them out they have been given temporary use of a store in Hedgefield Mall to display their full range and to let future brides try one on. The store will be open for two weeks only and prices range from £20 to £200.
It will sell bridal gowns, bridesmaids dresses, prom dresses, page boy and flower girl clothing and accessories. Prices start from a crazy £20 and include designer samples and pre-loved dresses that are ready to make another bride’s big day!
For more information please go to the British Heart Foundation store next to B & M or call: 0151 488 0295
BUZZ WIRE WINNERS
Buzz Wire Game – Supporting the British Heart Foundation
On Saturday 19th March, the centre attracted lots of people to try their hand and at the Buzz Wire game. There were over 30 winners that beat our Buzz Wire game and won a free voucher from our retailers! Those with the steadiest hands walked away with £10 vouchers for Argos, New Look, Greggs, Store 21, CEX, Superdrug and Boots.
The Buzz Wire event ran throughout the day and was promoting the opening of a Wedding Fayre Shop by the British Heart Foundation in the centre. The store is located on Hedgefield Mall will be open for two weeks only, selling a range bridal gowns and accessories.
MOTHERS DAY WINNER
We’d like to say a huge congratulations to our Mother’s day winner Jason Steers! Jason won by filling in an entry form telling us why his mum Deborah deserved to win.
She has won £100 worth of vouchers from Peacocks, Snips and Spa Nails at the Centre. Deborah will now have a new outfit, a hair treatment at Snips and a nail treatment at Spa Nails. Here’s Deborah Flynn claiming her prize with her son Jason and Centre Manager Paul Wilson.
BELLE VALE BABY & TODDLER of the YEAR
This March, Belle Vale Shopping Centre will host Belle Vale Baby and Toddler of the Year 2016. The free to enter baby and toddler photo competition will be opening on Monday 14th March.
Between Monday 14th of March and Saturday 26th of March, families are invited to Belle Vale Shopping Centre to take part in the Belle Vale Baby and Toddler of the Year competition. There are three age categories available: 0 – 9 Months, 10 – 18 Months, and 19 Months – Under 4 Years. To take part in this fantastic competition, locals must visit the free photo studio next to Coffee Break between 10am and 3:30pm (not including Sundays).
The event is free for anyone wanting to take part, there is no appointment necessary and winners from each category can get their hands on a share of £1000 worth of prizes. Shoppers will be invited back to a viewing of their photo and then they can cast a vote. At this time, they will also have the option to purchase photo packages or individual photos at hugely discounted prices. Belle Vale has a history with this kind of event, having hosted the Bonnie Baby pageant in the 70s. The centre is excited to see history revived and the community coming together once more.
Shoppers who want to enter (and vote in the competition), please visit Belle Vale Shopping Centre. The competition is open from Monday 14th of March and Saturday 26th of March. Voting is open from Saturday 26th March – Monday 29th March and each entrant gets 6 proxy votes for those unable to make it into the centre. Terms & Conditions apply.