Channel 5 offer some fantastic opportunities to win prizes in their viewer competitions. With Channel 5 competitions, the host shows vary much more than on the likes of ITV and comps can appear at any time. The most popular regular prize draw is The Gadget Show competition, whereby viewers have the chance to win a prize package packed with gadgets and electronic goods. Draws can also take place on documentaries, soaps and reality TV shows such as Neighbours and Big Brother.
The Latest Channel 5 Comps…
Channel 5 are giving away a luxury trip to London alongside £1,000 cash in their Inside The Tower Of London prize draw competition. The winner will see themselves and a friend in London for 2 nights. You’ll enjoy a luxury apartment,... Closing date: 11-01-2019
Channel 5 drama are giving away a trip to Norway for a three-night Arctic adventure in their latest competition. The prize includes a night at Bjornfell mountain lodge and one at the Igloo hotel (made of ice!). There’s also a... Closing date: 10-01-2019
The Great Model Railway Challenge – win a 2 night trip to the Lake District + £1,000 with Channel 5. The winner will kick off Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway then spend the day aboard their Steam Engine train imagining a... Closing date: Unknown
Above are the 3 most recent Channel 5 competitions, but you can view many more on our homepage.
If you’d like to see all the competitions that are open for entry….
Channel 5 Competitions Format
Channel 5 have always opted for the premium rate entry method of telephone. These days you can enter via SMS text message or the “free” postal method.
- Send a text message containing specific text to a number.
- Call a telephone number (this is not used very often now).
- Send a postcard with your name and telephone number to an address.
Above are the 3 primary methods of entry. Entries typically cost £2 each + network fee. Postal entry is free, however you will need to purchase a stamp for per entry as each entry must be posted individually and cannot be hand delivered.
Example of a Channel 5 Comp
Below is an example of a Channel 5 comp from their coverage of the World’s Strongest Man.
As you can see, it is very similar prize draw format to other UK TV comps.