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WIN a pair of Adult Weekend tickets to Green Earth Awakening!


We’re offering you the chance to win FREE tickets to EIGHT amazing festivals this summer season in the Spark, making our Festival Special even more special than usual!


Green Earth Awakening takes place in the Blackdown Hills, from July 16-20. From the team who brought you Buddhafield comes this unique camp, just for 2014. The crew behind Buddhafield are taking a break from organising the main festival this year and putting on this smaller event instead (though rest assured, Buddafield proper will return for



The motto for Green Earth Awakening is “Engage now, change the future.” Green Earth Awakening will take place on the team’s old festival site in the glorious Blackdown Hills in Somerset.


They say: “Come and connect with the land, learn vital skills and explore pathways towards a sustainable future with green crafts plus a range of social change and ecology workshops. There will be meditation and Dharma talks giving a spiritual context to empower us to change. Plus dance, yoga and live music giving us the movement and play to connect as a community and engage with each other.”


To win a pair of adult weekend tickets to Green Earth Awakening just tell us: from where does the concept of a

“buddhafield”, or of “buddhafields”, originate? (You’ll find the answer at First correct answer pulled on June 17 will win.


Please send all competition entries on a post card or a sealed envelope, along with your name, full address and phone number and email address to GEA Comp, The Spark, 86 Colston Street, Bristol, BS1 5BB. Competitions can also be entered online here.


Only one entry per person per competition will be accepted. Please send separate entries for each competition. Entry is open to residents of Sparkland ONLY (roughly a 50-mile radius of Bristol with the exception of employees (and their families) of The Spark, its printers and any other company associated with the competition. Entrants must be aged 18 or over.