Win an opening day family ticket to The Mill - Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings
A brick built mill building.
Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings with all external scaffolding removed, August 2022. © Historic England

Win an opening day family ticket to The Mill

10 August 2022

It’s one month to go until we open the gates to Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings. To celebrate we’ve got five family tickets to The Mill exhibition to be won.

Winners will be able to come along and discover the building that changed skylines across the world forever, on day one, in time slot one!

The prize will give you entry at 10am on Saturday 10 September 2022 which is the day Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings and The Mill exhibition opens.

Each family ticket gives two adults and up to three children entry to the new exhibition. Tickets are worth £23 each.

Terms and conditions apply: UK only. Over 18s only. One entry per person. Competition closes at 23.59 on Wednesday 24 August 2022. See full terms and conditions below.

Full terms and conditions


  1. The Promoter is: The Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England of The Engine House, Fire Fly Avenue, Swindon, SN2 2EH (‘Historic England’).
  2. These terms and conditions apply to the ‘Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings Opening Day Family Ticket Competition’ (‘the Competition’), running from 00.01am on Wednesday 10 August 2022 (‘the Opening Date’) until 23.59pm on Wednesday 24 August 2022 (‘the Closing Date’).
  3. This Competition is open to all UK residents over the age of 18, excluding anyone professionally connected with this Competition.
  4. To be entered into the Competition, the entrant must provide the correct answer via online.
  5. Entries submitted in any other way or after the Closing Date are automatically disqualified.
  6. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
  7. Only one entry per person is permitted. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified.
  8. The prize is one of five family tickets to visit The Mill exhibition at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings on opening day at 10am on Saturday 10 September 2022 .
  9. Historic England reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value.
  10. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prize is not transferable.
  11. The winners will be selected at random from all qualifying entries and notified by Tuesday 30 August 2022.
  12. The winner will be contacted via email on the email address provided and delivery of the prize will be arranged. 
  13. The winner chosen by random selection is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. If the winner cannot be contacted within 5 days of notification, Historic England reserves the right to offer the prize to another entrant selected from the entries that were received before the Closing Date.
  15. No entry fee or purchase is necessary to enter the Competition.
  16. Entry in the Competition signifies acceptance of these rules.
  17. Historic England reserves the right to withhold or cancel the prize in the event of non-compliance with these rules. Historic England also reserves the right at its discretion to amend the Competition rules at any time. Any changes to the Competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by Historic England.
  18. Historic England reserves the right to cancel the Competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.
  19. Historic England must either publish or make available information that indicates that a valid award took place. To comply with this obligation Historic England will send the surname and county of the winner to anyone who emails [email protected] or writes to The Marketing Team, Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings, Spring Gardens, Shrewsbury, SY1 2SZ (enclosing a self-addressed envelope) within one month after the Closing Date. If you object to any or all of your surname and county being published or made available, please contact Historic England at: [email protected]. In such circumstances, Historic England must still provide the information and winning entry to the Advertising Standards Authority on request.
  20. All personal data provided to Historic England will be held and processed in accordance with the requirements of the  Data Protection Act 2018,  the UK General Data Protection Regulations and the Historic England Privacy Policy We will keep your personal data safe and secure. We will not share it with other organisations without your knowledge and consent, unless required by law to do so.
  21. The rules of this Competition shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any disputes arising out of these terms and conditions.

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