Competition Ends On: Mon, 12 Jul 2021

Write A Happy Rhyme - Win A Great Time!

The Merrion Centre, owners Town Centre Securities PLC & Child Friendly Leeds are inviting all budding poets to join in the ‘pun fun’ with the chance TO WIN!

We welcome poetry submissions on the theme of ‘Happiness & Wellbeing’ (you can enter more than one submission) and there’s no word limit for the poems!

It’s FREE TO ENTER, is open to poets aged 5-12 years old from Leeds’ and the winners will be announced on Child Friendly Leeds Birthday on 19th July 2021!


Competition is open from 7th June – 12 July 2021

Please send entries by email to or alternatively, please send via social media at:


Courtesy of Town Centre Securities PLC & the Merrion Centre, we are offering an abundance of Child Friendly prizes including the chance to win ….

£50 to spend at PIZZAEXPRESS

PizzaExpress in Leeds Arena Qtr serve all your favourites in their new look, contemporary sociable pizzeria….perfect after a hard day’s shopping!

PizzaExpresses signature open kitchen sits at the heart of the pizzeria, allowing you to soak up the atmosphere!

To find out more about PizzaExpress CLICK HERE

£30 to spend at TENPIN

With plenty of bowling lanes, a wide range of great tasting food and refreshing drinks, you’ll want to come back to the hear the familiar sound of a strike, again and again!

A great afternoon out for all the family!

To find out more about Tenpin CLICK HERE

£20 to spend at THE WORKS

From stationary to toys, games to books, The Works offers a great range at fantastic prices.

The Works at the Merrion Centre can be found on the main mall as you enter via Merrion Street.

To find out more about The Works CLICK HERE

1kg of sweets at SUGAR RUSH

With over 150 different sweets to choose from , we’re sure you will LOVE Sugar Rush’s BRAND NEW WALK IN STORE at the Merrion Centre

From Traditional to Retro, Pick & Mix to Imported Candy, Chocolate to Vegetarian friendly, Sugar Rush regularly introduce new sweets so you always have something to try!

To find out more about Sugar Rush CLICK HERE

Winners will be chosen at random. Judges decision is final. No cash alternative available. Bookings/Prizes subject to availability

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