It’s safe to say that 2020 has been a year to remember for all the wrong reasons. So to try and spread a little festive cheer this December, Oban FM, supported by BID4Oban, is bringing you ‘12 Days Of Christmas’.
Starting from Sunday December 13, we will be giving away prizes, vouchers, and promoting some fantastic deals from local businesses.
To find out how you can get involved and be in with a chance of winning, tune in to Oban FM on 103.3 and keep an eye on our Facebook page.
If you would like to take part in any of our quizzes or games, give us a a call on 01631 570057 and put your name down!
Launch party (Wednesday December 9)
We are getting the festivities underway today, with a pre-launch quiz, feating the talented (and very funny) Roberto The Trumpet.
Listeners can win a bottle of their favourite tipple by guessing a Christmas carol. Tune into Oban FM from 1pm today to get involved.
Day 1 (Sunday December 13)
Free onion rings or tartare sauce
George Street Fish & Chips is kicking off our festive fun by giving away free onion rings or homemade tartare sauce with every takeaway fish supper. This prize will run for the full 12 days of Christmas!
Day 2 (Monday December 14)
Reverse Song Quiz
There will be £40 of Love Oban vouchers up for grabs on Monday, with our Reverse song quiz.
The quiz, hosted by Stephen and Laura, will take place between 11am and 12pm. There will be three songs, each worth £10, with a bonus question, also worth £10, relating to one of the artist’s.
If you get an answer wrong, however, the prize will be forfeited – so good luck!
Day 3 (Tuesday December 15)
Oban Beer Seller Prize Draw
How would you like to be entered into a prize draw run by Oban Beer Seller? Of course you do. To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is spend £20 with the Stafford Street businesses.
So by giving someone the gift of good beer this Christmas, you could win a prize for yourself. This deal will run until December 22, with the draw taking place on December 23.
Day 4 (Wednesday December 16)
You’re in for a treat on Wednesday. Not only are we running a fun festive game, but you can also get 12% off a ‘lovely little cafe’.
Guess The Local Game
Across the Comfort Zone With Lesley and Drive Time With Campbell shows, four lucky people will have the chance to win £10 of Love Oban vouchers by ‘Guessing The Presenter/Well-Known Local’.
12% off Not Just Desserts
There will also be a 12% off your total bill at Not Just Desserts all Wednesday! So feel free to treat yourself or a loved one at the Barcaldine cafe.
Day 5 (Thursday December 17)
Win a Car Care Package
Here at Oban FM we don’t like to leave anyone out at Christmas, not even your car. Luckily, the phenomenal people at Roddy’s Garage feel the same way and have agreed to give away a Car Care Package.
And to win, all you have to do is phone Oban FM on 01631 570057!
Call in during Breakfast with Andy and Sarah, The Lunch Show with Steve Tyler, or Drive Time With Stephen, who will also announce the winner at 6.30pm.
Day 6 (Friday December 18)
Money off Taste of Argyll
Start your weekend the right way and pick up some free coffee in Taste of Argyll on Combie Street – all you have to do is spend £30 in store.
And in the Taste of Argyll Kitchen on Argyll Street, you can get a free mince pie / Xmas cake slice with main meal or lunch.
There will be an ‘Intro Quiz’ during the Teeny and Tiny show, which runs from 4pm to 6.45pm. If you get all of the songs correct, you will win £20 of Love Oban vouchers, courtesy of BID4Oban.
Day 7 (Saturday December 19)
Don’t forget you can still pick up free onion rings or homemade tartare sauce with every takeaway fish supper at the George Street Fish & Chips Shop.
And you can still be entered into the Oban Beer Seller prize draw by spending £20 in store.
Day 8 (Sunday December 20)
Made In Argyll
The lovely crafters, and previous winners of Oban FM’s Business of the Month, at Made In Argyll are giving a 10% discount on Sunday December 20 for everyone who spends £15 in the shop.
So why not support a superb wee shop and grab a unique and incredible gift for someone this Christmas.
Day 9 (Monday December 21)
Bespoke Timber Services have very kindly donated a £20 Cuan Mor voucher. To be in with a chance of winning, tune into Breakfast with Stephen.
Day 10 (Tuesday December 22)
Buy one get one free
What’s better than watching a Christmas film in the cinema with a big bag of popcorn? Getting two tickets for the price of one!
Oban FM listeners can win a buy one get one free ticket for Oban Phoenix Cinema by phoning in on Tuesday. The winner will be drawn at 6.30pm by Bob G!
How well do you know Oban? Stephen and Laura will be running an Oban-themed quiz at 11am, where £40 of Love Oban vouchers will be up for grabs for answering questions about the town from the past and present.
Day 11 (Wednesday December 23)
X-mas Medley Quiz
Win a £20 Love Oban Voucher to help with your last minute Christmas shopping by taking part in our Christmas Medley Quiz. The game will start at 11.15am with Lesley.
Day 12 (Thursday December 24)
Tune in to Oban FM on Christmas Eve and see if you can get your hands on one of the prizes that we will be giving away all day. The Christmas Eve special is sponsored by A2B Taxis Oban.
The Christmas Angel winner will be announced on the Andy and Sarah Show.