Category: TV & radio

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How to enter ITV competitions for free

Competitions advertised on ITV offer huge cash prizes, cars and holidays – but did you know you can enter them on a postcard, rather than spending £2 on a phone entry?

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How to win radio competitions

On-air radio competitions in the UK have always been a good source of high-value prizes. And although there are less competitions around compared to the 90s and 00s, you still have a decent chance...


Top Tips: get on a TV game show

I love TV game shows – if you want to take your comping a step further, there’s no better thrill! And despite what you might think, it’s not that difficult to get on a...

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Could you be a Mastermind?

The ultimate quiz is back for a new series! Mastermind are looking for contestants to sit in the infamous black chair – can you handle the pressure? If you love to read, have a...

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What’s it like on Tipping Point?

Did you spot me on Tipping Point earlier today? (watch it until 12 November on the ITV website if you missed it!) Tipping Point was the first game show I recorded since Ejector Seat in 2014...


Bauer and Global prize restrictions

If you’re a keen comper, you may already be aware of the rules surrounding comps hosted by certain companies – and the limitations on prizes you can win from them! These rules were introduced for on-air...


Fancy applying for a gameshow?

There’s been a recent flurry of contestant calls for TV gameshows – if you’re brave enough then it’s a fun and exciting way to possibly win big money. Check out my blog post How...

Smooth operator – winning on the radio 4

Smooth operator – winning on the radio

I started freelancing from home six years ago, and it wasn’t long after that I discovered the delights of radio competitions. Back then cash prizes were common on my local stations, and they offered...