READERS have been striking lucky in competitions in The Star.
The five winners of our Chesterfield cricket festival competition on June 26 were Lena Carruthers, of Greenhill, Kirsty Singleton, from Grenoside, Christine Case, of Stocksbridge, Vicki Anson-Bowie, from Lowedges, and David Allen, of Dinnington.
Five winners of the contest the following week were Derek Spencer, from Dronfield, Lawrence Evans, of Gleadless, Patricia Harrison, from Goldthorpe, Gordon Abbott, of Bolsover, and Steven Montgomery, of Lowedges.
Lucky winners of our Music in the gardens tickets contest on June 21 were Jane Reynolds, of Totley, Barbara Mullins, from Beighton, Steven Middleton, of S14, Phillipa Vickers, from Gleadless, and Kirsty Singleton, of Grenoside.
Brian Gooch, of Marsh Lane, near Eckington, was the winner of a £100 Waterstones gift card given away via The Star online at www,thestar,co,uk in June.
In July, Norma Smith, of Hackenthorpe, won a bed worth £300.
And Julie Bishop, from Handsworth, earned herself a £500 Marks & Spencer voucher.
Also in July, Maxine Hawkins, of S12, Eileen Hewitt, from Handsworth, Sheila Blunden, of Norton, Sarah Brown, of Mosborough, and L Henson, of S1, all won a £100 of Marks & Spencer vouchers.