The next draw of Captain Manchester’s Magical Tombola, sponsored by ZenOffice, will take place on Friday 11th December 2020.

This year we’re going BIG. Captain Manchester has quadrupled the top cash prize and is giving away £2,000! Plus, he’s throwing in lots more top Manchester prizes up for grabs too.

Tickets remain at just £5 each – so why not double your chances and buy an extra ticket for this Christmas’ draw, or even buy one for a friend!

Captain Manchester’s Magical Tombola is one of Forever Manchester’s main fundraising activities, raising money to fund and support community activity across Greater Manchester.

Your support is needed more than ever this Christmas, and we hope that you will continue to help us by buying tombola tickets during this difficult time.

The deadline to enter online is 12pm on Thursday 10th December.


Captain Manchester’s Top Prize: £2,000

Enjoy £2,000 paid directly to your bank account just in time for Christmas, to spend where and when you like.

More top Manchester prizes up for grabs

One night’s stay at Stock Exchange Hotel for two inclusive of breakfast

Set within the former home of the Manchester Stock Exchange; every detail has been meticulously considered to create our luxury, boutique accommodation and capture the spirit and heritage of the building. The stunning example of Edwardian Baroque architecture, with its original marble, brass and woodwork, has been carefully restored to breathe new life into one of the city’s most historically symbolic institutions.

SwiftyZERO Scooter

It’s lightweight, sturdy and nimble, riding SwiftyZERO adult kick-scooter is a unique way to move. Low impact cardio that works your quads, glutes and core, and it gets you outside! The elegantly formed aluminium frame is lightweight and stiff, transferring energy into speed. The big wheels and high-pressure tyres give a fantastically smooth ride across mixed terrain, and in any weather. Get out of the gym, leave the car at home and feel the wind in your hair!

Overnight stay at Kimpton Clocktower Hotel for two including breakfast

With its Victorian architecture and fresh approach to hospitality, Kimpton Clocktower Hotel is the perfect expression of its setting: Manchester, a city where tradition and modernity meet and where artisanship reigns supreme. Housed in a magnificent terracotta Grade II–listed building, Kimpton Clocktower has a history that dates back to 1890, when the building first opened as The Refuge Assurance Company headquarters. Today, it’s a destination where glamour and luxury meets one-of-a-kind craftsmanship—and where there are new things to discover at every turn. Valid between December 2020 and December 2021.

12 month membership at new boutique Gym, Blok

Blok is an award-winning, independent fitness studio offering classes for all levels. Bloks mission is to creatively inspire movement and all Blok classes are designed to progress your fitness, develop your skills and strengthen your body and mind. You can join the Blok community in studio or on BlokTV.

One week-night stay on boutique narrowboat, Moonshadow, including complimentary bottle of wine or prosecco

In Manchester’s Castlefield, this is an adorable pet-friendly floating hideaway. Quirky interior and attractive outside seating to enjoy the city whilst remaining sequestered from the outside world. The showpiece is a pub-themed honesty bar with wine/beer/spirits/games and fancy dress! Gorgeous wood interiors create a prohibition feel to the drinking lair. Kitchen equipped for cooking and breakfast is provided (coffee/tea/cereal/fruit/waffles/OJ). Bathroom has shower/sink/toilet. Double bed and single sleeper couch. Central heating and fireplace. Valid between December 2020 and December 2021.

12 month’s free subscription to The Shirt Society

Put simply, The Shirt Society take the hassle out of shopping. The subscription-based menswear brand deliver essential, curated menswear to the time-poor man who wants to look sharp but hates shopping. Members login to The Shirt Society’s custom-built platform, choose that month’s item and they do the rest. It takes around 30 seconds! No more shopping or scrolling, no more scratching around for a credit card. The Shirt Society do it all in the click of three buttons.

A lady’s cut & colour and gent’s cut at by ATB

Freshen up after a long year of lockdown with a lady’s cut & colour plus a gent’s cut by Manchester-based stylist by ATB. Check out the latest celeb stylings by clicking the link below to Andrew Trott-Barn’s Instagram page, featuring lots of well-known Manchester clients and ideas for your next style!

£100 voucher to spend at Careaux

Careaux is a luxury ethical womenswear brand, founded by sisters and best friends Laura and Rachel. Founded from an idea when Rachel was fourteen, she could not wait to tell Laura and from that moment Careaux was born. It has been their sole focus and dream ever since to together bring Careaux to life for women.

Exclusive framed This Is The Place print signed by Trevor Johnson and Tony Walsh

A signed print of ‘This Is The Place’ by poet Tony Walsh, made up of a Greater Manchester constellation and its boroughs written in the stars, created by Manchester designer, Trevor Johnson. ‘This Is the Place’, a poem commissioned by Forever Manchester, has become synonymous with the city of Manchester and the resilience of its people, and has been used on artworks, buildings and merchandise ever since.

Plus more prizes to be announced!


Here’s a reminder of what you have to do – and remember, all proceeds go to Forever Manchester to fund and support community activity across Greater Manchester.

How Can I Enter?

You must be over 18 to enter. Read the Terms and Conditions. Have your card details ready (it is £5 to enter one ticket – but you can buy more than one to increase your chances!)

Click the ‘BUY A TOMBOLA TICKET’ button and fill out the form. Wait patiently with everything crossed for the draw on Friday 11th December.

It’s that simple!

You will then receive a notification via email that your entry has been submitted. We will contact you to acknowledge receipt of your payment, and contact you again after the draw to let you know if you’ve been lucky or not.

Good luck!


If you wish to be automatically entered into future Tombola draws you can set up a monthly direct debit using the link below. You can choose to have up to six chances per month by selecting the relevant amount. For example, if you choose to have two chances per month, select “£10 (2 chances)” and each month we will enter two tickets into the draw for you.

When setting up the direct debit, you will be given a date of your first collection. If the date provided is after the next draw date, and you want to be entered into the next draw, you will have to buy a ‘one-off’ ticket for the next draw. For all future draws, you will be automatically entered into the draw.

If you wish to cancel your direct debit at any time, you can do so via your own bank, but please email us at to let us know.

Once you have set up your direct debit, you will receive a confirmation email for you to check and confirm your details. We will be automatically notified of your direct debit payment.

If you encounter any problems, or have any questions regarding the direct debit payment, please email us at

Date added: 13th November 2020