Nature Watch

Days out, Family, Green, Nature

butterfly on flower

Calling all you budding David Attenboroughs!

We're encouraging children across the country to get back to nature this Spring and take part in a unique wildlife spotting competition.

The UK is home to thousands of species of wild flowers, insects, reptiles, birds and mammals to name but a few and time spent in the countryside is the perfect opportunity to explore the natural habitat of all creatures great and small.

We've also created a downloadable Nature Pack to keep your little ones amused while on holiday this spring.

Simply send in a picture, photograph or short story about your wildlife encounters this Spring and be in with a chance to win a £500 voucher towards your next family holiday.

To Enter:

The competition is open to children aged 7 – 12 years old and runs from 17 March until 12 April 2015. Simply submit your short story (no longer than 200 words), photograph or drawing to the team via the email address: [email protected]

via the Facebook page or Tweet us @holcottagesuk using the #holidaycottagesnaturewatch

Terms and Conditions:

PROMOTER: Simply Cottages Limited, Trading as 


Closing time for entries is 23:59 on 12 April 2015. One winner of the £500 voucher will be selected at random from all correct entries and the prize winners notified within 28 days of the competition closing. Reasonable endeavours will be made to contact the winner during this time. If a winner cannot be contacted or is not available, reserves the right to re-draw another winner from the entries which were received before the closing date. If you are selected as the winner, you agree to allow the free use of your name and general location for publicity and newsletter purposes during this and future competitions.

By entering the competition you agree to receive e-newsletters from You can unsubscribe at any time. The voucher must be used and taken by 31st December 2015 and there is no cash alternative.

The competition is open to UK residents only. One entry per household. No employees, their families or agencies of are eligible to enter the prize draw. No purchase is necessary for participation in this competition. has the right to withdraw the offer at any time without notice.

Data entered in this form will be subject to’s privacy policy.

Posted by Emmas on 13th March 2015