Competitions

Competitions

We are non-profit, we receive no funding or grants and provide this service to all people completely free of charge. Our public outreach and engagement includes paid advertising campaigns but also the power of social media and referrals from our followers.
Every month we'll have an online competition to win either some Space Memorabilia, an Astronaut Encounter or Tickets to a UK Space Event.
To enter you simply need to share/retweet the competition post and like our page.
Each competition is run on both our Facebook and Twitter accounts from which one winner is chosen at random.
Winner will be publicly announced on both our Facebook and Twitter page and will need to contact us to claim their win.
The decission of TheArmchairAstronaut.co.uk is final and winners must be available to attend on the dates specified where applicable.

These are the competitions we've had so far.....
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
January 2017 Competition

Win a copy of "Aliens" by Jim Al-Khalili.


Closes Sunday 5th February 2017.

Competition running on both our Facebook and Twitter social media pages. There will be 2 winners; 1 from Facebook and 1 from Twitter.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
December 2016 Competition

Win tickets to see Astronaut Chris Hadfield during his live stage tour in the UK and Ireland in January 2017.


Multiple tickets at a choice of venue.
This competition is now closed.

Winners:
   Paul Day, Bristol won 2 tickets for Bristol.
   Amy Palmer, Dublin won 2 tickets for Dublin.
   Tom Warrington, Manchester won 2 tickets for Edinburgh.
   Joy Heath, Bedford won 2 tickets for London.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
November 2016 Competition

Win a Golden Ticket to the 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURES at the Royal Institution of Great Britain.


The Royal Institution is offering a golden opportunity for five lucky individuals to win a pair of tickets to this year’s CHRISTMAS LECTURES, ‘Supercharged: Fuelling the future’, with Prof Saiful Islam.

This competition is managed by The Royal Institution of Great Britain.
Please visit their website for further details and entry.

This competition is now closed.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
October 2016 Competition

What Would You Ask An Astronaut?


We invited you to submit a question to ask astronaut Mike Massimino. We selected our favourite 5 questions and asked him during our interview at the Royal Institution, London.
Mike selected his favourite question in order to name the winner who received a signed photo of the cover artwork from his new book.

This competition is now closed.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
 September 2016 Competition

Win two tickets to the
International Astronomy Show.


Competition on both Facebook and Twitter.
Closing date: Sunday 25th September 2016.

This competition is now closed.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
 September 2016 Competition

Win a Signed Photo of
British Born NASA Astronaut Michael Foale.

Multiple winners.

This competition is now closed.

1st - Twitter. Sunday 11th September 2016.
2nd - Facebook. Sunday 11th September 2016.

Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
 August 2016 Competition

Win a Signed Copyof "No Dream Is Too High"byApollo 11Moon-walker Buzz Aldrin.


Competition on both Facebook and Twitter.
Closing date: Sunday 21st August 2016.

This competition is now closed.
Winner was announced as Mark Dunn from Newcastle.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
July 2016 Competition

Two Tickets
to see Astronauts Mark & Scott Kelly
live in Pontefract on Saturday 8th October 2016.


Competition ran on both Facebook and Twitter.
Closing date: Sunday 31st July 2016.

This competition has now closed.
Winner was announced as Debbie Williams from Wales.

Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
June 2016 Competition

Two Tickets
to see Astronaut Michael Foale
live in London on Wednesday 13th July 2016.


Competetion ran on both Facebook and Twitter.
Closing date: Sunday 3rd July 2016.

This competition has now closed.
Winner was announced as Gary Hutchings from London.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
May 2016 Competition

Official Expedition 46 Mission Patch as worn by British ESA Astronaut Tim Peake on his mission to the International Space Station.
 


Two competetions; one on Facebook and one on Twitter.
Closing date: Sunday 15th May 2016.
This competition has now closed.
Winner was announced as Alan Tapster from Lough.
Competition - Win Space Memorabilia, Tickets to UK Space Events and Astronaut Encounters.
May 2016 Competition

Official Expedition 46 Mission Patch as worn by British ESA Astronaut Tim Peake on his mission to the International Space Station. 

Two competetions; one on Facebook and one on Twitter.
Closing date: Sunday 15th May 2016.
This competition has now closed.
Winner was announced as Rachel Sparrow from Essex.
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