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The Railway Children Return


Inspired by one of the most beloved British family films of all time, THE RAILWAY CHILDREN RETURN is an enchanting, moving and heart-warming adventure for a new generation. 1944 – As life in Britain’s cities becomes increasingly perilous, three evacuee children – Lily (Beau Gadsdon), Pattie (Eden Hamilton) and Ted (Zac Cudby) Watts – are sent by their mother from Salford to the Yorkshire village of Oakworth. There to meet them on the train station platform are Bobbie Waterbury (Jenny Agutter, reprising her iconic role in the original film), her daughter, Annie (Sheridan Smith), and grandson Thomas (Austin Haynes), and with their help the evacuees are soon settling into their new life in the countryside. When the children discover injured American soldier Abe (KJ Aikens) hiding out in the railyard at Oakworth Station, they are thrust into a dangerous quest to assist their new friend who, like them, is a long way from home.
Jenny Agutter, Sheridan Smith, Beau Gadsdon, KJ Aikens, Austin Haynes, Eden Hamilton, Zac Cudby, John Bradley, Hugh Quarshie and Tom Courtenay
Morgan Matthews


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**The Railway Children Return Competition Terms and Conditions

1. The Promoter

1.1 The Promoter is Compare the Market Limited whose registered office is at Pegasus House, Bakewell Road, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, PE2 6YS.

2. The Competition

2.1 The title of the Competition is The Railway Children Return Prize Draw Competition.

2.2 Customers will be automatically opted into the prize draw following a qualifying redemption.

3. How to Enter

3.1 The Competition will run from 00:01 on 14/07/2022 and will close at 23:59 on 03/08/2022.

3.2 To enter the Competition:

3.2.1 you must redeem your Meerkat Movies reward of 2 for 1 cinema tickets against the film ‘The Railway Children Return’.

3.3 The Promoter will not accept responsibility for competition entries that are lost regardless of the cause, for example, because of technical malfunction, system, network server computer hardware or software failure of any kind.

4. How to opt out

4.1 If you do not wish to take part in the Competition, you can opt out of the draw by emailing: [email protected]

4.2 You must opt out before the close of the draw at 23:59 on 12/08/2022

5. Eligibility

5.1 To enter this Competition you must be a Compare the Market account Holder with a valid Meerkat Movies membership.

5.2 The Competition is open only to UK residents (excluding employees of the Promoter, third parties involved in the Competition and their families).

5.3 There is a limit of one entry per Compare the Market account holder.

5.4 All other Compare the Market Reward Terms and Conditions apply which can be found here:

6. The Prize

6.1 The Prize includes a Bettys ‘Belmont Gift Box’ and a ‘The Railway Children Return Gift Box’ for each winner.

6.2 There are 3 available to be won.  Further information on the Prize can be found here: and 

6.3 There is no cash alternative for the Prize.

6.4 The Prize is not negotiable or transferable.

7. The Winners

7.1 The winners will be selected at random from the pool of valid applicants by 23:59 on 19/08/2022.

7.2 The decision of the Promoter is final, and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

7.3 The Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify or exclude any individual for inappropriate behaviour including but not limited to:

7.3.1 tampering with the entry process, (including exceeding any limitation on the numbers of entries allowed), or any other process, which, in the opinion of the Promoter in any way affects the fairness of the promotion;

7.3.2 tampering with the operation of the Promotion or the website of the Promoter; 7.3.3 acting in violation of the terms of the Promotion;

7.3.4 violating the terms of service, conditions of use and/or general rules or guidelines on the social networking site;

7.3.5 acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person;

7.3.6 any conduct which would put other entrants at an unfair disadvantage; or

7.3.7 having any outstanding complaints registered to your Compare the Market account.  

7.4 The Promoter will contact the winners by 31/08/2022 using the registered email address of the Compare the Market account holder.

7.5 The winner’s names and counties will be available on request by contacting the Promoter on [email protected].

7.5.1 If you object to your surname and counties being made available, please contact the Promoter at [email protected]. However, the Promoter must still provide the information and winning entry to the Advertising Standards Authority on request.

7.6 The Promoter may ask you to take part in publicity relating to the competition, but you do not have to agree to this.

8. Claiming the Prize

8.1 Winners will receive their Prize by post to their UK address.

8.2 The Prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.

8.3 The Promoter will make all reasonable efforts to contact the winner. If the winner cannot be contacted within 30 days of the 31/08/2022, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the Prize to the next eligible entrant selected from the valid entries that were received before the Closing Date.

9. Limitation of Liability

9.1 The Promoter shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. 

10. Data Protection and Publicity

10.1 Personal data supplied during the course of the Competition will only be used for the purposes of the administration of the Competition but may be passed on to third party suppliers only insofar as required for fulfilment/delivery/arrangement of the Prize.

11. General

11.1 If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these Terms and Conditions, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the Competition.

11.2 The Promoter reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.  

11.3 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

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