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M&S is giving shoppers free advent calendars – here are the awesome freebies you can get inside

Marks & Spencer is giving shoppers an Advent calendar each – and they’re completely free.

The retailer has launched the Sparks 12 Days of Christmas digital advent calendar – and all Sparks app users can get it for free.

Every day from December 1-12, Sparks customers will receive a special festive offer to use in M&S Clothing, Home, Food and beyond, reports the Manchester Evening News.

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But every door can only be opened and claimed BY DAY. Customers should therefore ensure they are registered with Sparks and have downloaded the M&S app on their smartphone, ready to take advantage of the first prize giveaway on Wednesday.

On one of the 12 days, customers will have the opportunity to enter a draw for a chance to win two tickets to an exclusive Sparks VIP Gary Barlow Christmas performance and Q&A session.

One hundred pairs of tickets are up for grabs for the exclusive Sparks event which will take place in London before Christmas.

Sparks customers will need to visit the app each day and open the door to find out.

Other prizes include a raffle for 100 signed copies of M&S brand ambassador Holly Willoughby’s new book Reflections, 15 personal Christmas video messages from England rugby star and M&S brand partner Maro Itoje , plus various freebies and discounts on your purchases at M&S ​​this Christmas.

This includes 25 M&S gift cards of £1000, 100 x £500 and 100 x £250 and 100 Snowglobe M&S gins.

Danielle Papagapiou, Head of Loyalty at M&S, said: “With Sparks, we aim to help our customers have the most fantastic Christmas this year, and we’ve pulled out all the stops to deliver 12 consecutive days of offers. , treats and rewards to start December.

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Marks & Spencer is giving shoppers free advent calendars

“Every day we’ll be giving a new surprise to every customer in their Sparks hub on the M&S app and hope it adds a little M&S Sparkle to their festive Christmas shopping.”

Here’s how to use the Advent calendar, according to M&S: “Each door can only be opened and claimed on the day of its choosing. Any unopened door will expire at midnight and cannot be claimed retrospectively.

“Validity periods will vary – for example, catering offers are valid for 7 days while partnership offers will be valid for even longer.”

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