Win Battle Proms tickets for Hatfield House

PUBLISHED: 12:58 07 July 2013 | UPDATED: 13:00 07 July 2013

Battle Proms

Battle Proms


IT’S got cannons, thrilling Napoleonic cavalry displays, a Spitfire flying overhead, fireworks and sublime classical music. It can only be the annual Battle Proms concert at Hatfield House – and we have SIX pairs of tickets to win in another great competition.

Crowds enjoy Battle Proms 2012 at Hatfield House [Picture: Kc-Dru Willz]Crowds enjoy Battle Proms 2012 at Hatfield House [Picture: Kc-Dru Willz]

The UK’s premier classical picnic proms returns to the grounds of the Hertfordshire stately home on Saturday, July 20.

So pack up the hampers and champers for an unforgettable evening of sublime music and breathtaking displays set in the beautiful Queen Elizabeth Oak Field.

Entertainment includes an aerobatics display by the world-renowned Blades team, plus Napoleonic cavalry displays from expert cavalry troop Crown and Empire.

Conducted by Douglas Coombes, there will be a stirring programme of classical music accompanied by live cannons during Beethoven’s Battle Symphony and a Spitfire display. The evening will climax with a flag-waving finale of traditional proms favourites set to fireworks.

The Blades Aerobatic Team in action at Battle Proms 2012 at Hatfield House [Picture: Kc-Dru Willz]The Blades Aerobatic Team in action at Battle Proms 2012 at Hatfield House [Picture: Kc-Dru Willz]

As media partners, the Welwyn Hatfield Times has teamed up with Battle Proms organisers to give away six pairs of tickets to this year’s concert.

Adult tickets currently cost £34 each, rising to £39 on the gate if any are still available.

However, six lucky Welwyn Hatfield Times readers will get the chance to attend the picnic proms in the grounds of Hatfield House for free.

To stand a chance of winning a pair of tickets to Battle Proms 2013 at Hatfield House, simply answer the question the following question:.

Battle Proms 2012 at Hatfield HouseBattle Proms 2012 at Hatfield House

Which aerobatics display team will be at Battle Proms Hatfield?

A) Knives

B) Scissors

C) Blades

Battle Proms 2012 at Hatfield HouseBattle Proms 2012 at Hatfield House

To enter, text WHT BATTLE followed by your answer (A, B or C), name, age, full postal address and email to 80058 – for example: WHT BATTLE A Terry Smith, 25, The Campus, WGC, AL8 6AP,

Texts cost 50p plus your standard network rate.

The closing date is noon on Wednesday, July 10.

There are six pairs of tickets up for grabs.

Transport is not included and there is no alternative prize.

The winners will be the first correct entries selected at random after the closing date.

Usual Archant promotion rules apply – visit – or call customer services on 0844 3572403.

* For more information on Battle Proms visit or call the booking line on 01432 355416.

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