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Aug 21 2014 / Your Photos

Video: Huge surprise at Gatwick Airport for 8 year-old Ethan

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Monarch customers and staff have been brought to tears by a very touching video posted on the airline’s official Facebook page. Filmed by Monarch holidaymaker Claire Day, the video tells the story of how her partner Gary May gave his eight year-old son Ethan the surprise of his life at Gatwick Airport. Post by Monarch. Gary, 41 is a public […]

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Sep 12 2013 / Competitions

Who won the Overheard on Holiday competition?

Monarch Overheard on Holiday

It’s amazing the things you hear on holiday, isn’t it! Whether you’re eavesdropping on an (albeit loud) cafe conversation, or can’t help overhearing a chat in the seats in front of you on the plane, people say the darnedest things. In a recent Facebook competition we asked customers to share the weirdest things they’d overheard in order to win […]

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Aug 22 2013 / Competitions

What kind of animal should be our mascot?

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We’re thinking about adopting an animal to be the Monarch mascot and we need your help. Friendly or fierce, furry or feathery, native to the UK or exotic, domestic or wild, the creature we adopt would help would help us promote our flights and be able to come and meet some of our passengers. Tell us which animal you […]

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Pick a card, any card – enter to win flights!

Win flights! Pick your favourite Monarch Prepaid MasterCard® design here bit.ly/14LDOMJ to enter

We need your help, readers! We have three possible new designs for our Monarch Prepaid MasterCard® and we can’t decide which one to produce. Tell us which is your favourite and you’ll go in to win flights on our scheduled network.  Visit this link on Facebook http://bit.ly/14LDOMJ to enter. Option 1 Option 2 Option3   The Monarch Prepaid MasterCard® is […]

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Jun 17 2013 / Competitions

Enter our Big Fat 50 Quiz & win a luxury holiday!

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To celebrate reaching 50k likes we’re giving Monarch Facebook fans the chance to win a 5* holiday! Click here to go to the Monarch Facebook page to enter the “Big Fat 50 Quiz” and go in to win 7 nights at the wonderful Dream Gran Castillo Resort 5*in Lanzarote, with flights from Monarch, for two adults and two children. […]

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May 3 2013 / Competitions

Which item weighs 3kg? Tell us what you think & go in to win flights!

Monarch Airpacks give you 3kg extra in your hold bag - would a cat weigh that much?

Did you know Monarch Airpacks give you an extra 3kg in your hold bag if you add one to your booking? That got us thinking… what does 3kg look like? Click here to visit our Facebook page and tell us which of the items we’ve listed you think could weigh 3kg & you could win flights! Be quick, the […]

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Nov 23 2012 / Competitions

Are you cunning with captions? Enter our competition!

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  What are Mr and Mrs Claus thinking? What are they doing? Why aren’t they building toys or preparing reindeer or managing their elves? What are they wearing? All questions that you could answer in your witty caption for this photo! The caption that makes us laugh the loudest and longest, wins a free scheduled return flight for two. […]

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Which famous TV doctor is helping us overcome the winter blues?

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The winter blues can bring you low… but a good laugh can be really uplifting. That’s what inspired us to create our very own soap opera, following the trials and tribulations of a maverick holiday-prescribing doctor in a not-so-normal doctor’s surgery. The three part webisode series features the fictional character Dr Gideon Day, played by renowned (and rather handsome) […]

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Oct 10 2012 / Chemmy Alcott // Competitions

Do YOU know the slopes? Share ski tips to win flights!

Monarch ski ambassador & no 1 British skier Chemmy Alcott

Do you know the slopes? Well we need you! We want to create a ski guide for our new ski routes based entirely on your tips. Submit your tips on our Facebook page now for the chance to appear in the final guide. We will choose the best tips to appear in the final guide, from which Monarch Ski […]

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You’re invited to a LIVE Facebook chat about inflight food!

Charlene Kane customer services director Monarch Airlines

Join our customer services director Charlene Kane for a LIVE Facebook chat about our onboard menu on Tuesday! Here at Monarch we’re always looking for ways to get to know you better, so we can tailor our services to your needs and make improvements. Many of you are now on Facebook and some of you even ‘like’ our page and post […]

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