Following the success of last year's national partnership,
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, the UK's largest privately owned
hotel group, has today [insert date] announced it has once again
teamed up with the runaway British sensation Downton Abbey to
become official competition partners for Downton Abbey Season 3 on
This is the second year running for Macdonald Hotels &
Resorts' hotel partnership with Downton Abbey, recently voted the
best TV programme of the last 10 years. Together with other iconic
British brands, Crabtree & Evelyn and Fentimans, to celebrate
the release of the acclaimed series 3 on DVD, Macdonald Hotels is
offering fans of the television show the chance to win a series of
exclusive weekend breaks at one of over 40 stunning four and five
star hotels located up and down the UK.
Ruaridh Macdonald, Operations Director of Macdonald Hotels &
Resorts, commented: "To celebrate the release of Downton Abbey
Season 3 on DVD, we are delighted to be teaming up once again with
Downton Abbey and bringing together the two celebrated British
"We are pleased to be able to offer fans of the show a luxury
short break prize like this - a relaxing weekend away at one of our
Fans of Downton Abbey will have the chance to win an exclusive
break by entering the competition found at www.macdonaldhotels.co.uk/downton.
The competition will also be promoted within 38 Crabtree &
Evelyn stores and 123 Wyevale Garden Centres.