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We’re on the hunt for the nation’s best decorated biscuit

Enter here for your chance to win an afternoon tea party worth £1,000 for your home




pladis teams up with NAPA to launch search for nation’s best decorated biscuit


To celebrate Afternoon Tea Week and the launch of McVitie’s Tasties, “Tasty Biscuits at a Tastie price” we’re on the hunt for the nation’s best decorated biscuit.  The competition is live from the 10th August, challenging care homes across the country to get creative and make a biscuit masterpiece built on a memory.

It’s simple to enter:

  1. Choose a theme or memory that means something to residents – this could be a historic local hero, favourite place, moment in time or even a pet. Residents can pick a theme each or you can choose one for your whole home
  2. Get creative. Let your residents decorate their biscuit to the chosen theme
  3. Take a photo of the end creations and send it to us with a few words about the inspiration behind it – just a couple of sentences will do
  4. Send the photos and background on why you chose the theme to with your name and contact details


The closing date is Friday 30th October 2020 and the winning care home will be contacted and announced week commencing 2nd November.

Good luck!

Our McVitie’s Tasties Care Home Challenge pack can be downloaded by clicking the booklet to the right .

It’s packed full of biscuit themed activities to keep your residents entertained.

If you’d like a free sample pack sent to you please email your name and address to before Friday 7th August 2020.

The McVitie’s Tasties Biscuits Range “Tasty Biscuits at a Tastie price” are already available from Brakes at  More stockists will be available soon.

Scott Snell, vice president sales, UK & Ireland, pladis, says: “Social distancing shouldn’t mean social isolation so we’ve partnered with NAPA to create a series of biscuit themed challenges that we hope will bring a smile and happiness with every bite.”

Hilary Woodhead, executive director NAPA, says: “The ideas provided in the pack will inspire the imagination and we’re sure we’ll see some fantastic competition entries. This is a fabulous prize that will enable a wonderful afternoon tea activity for the lucky winner – so get involved and good luck!”


The McVitie’s Tasties Care Home Challenge is open to all bona fide care homes operating in the UK and Northern Ireland. Entry is limited to one entry per establishment. To enter: please email Closing date: is 23:59pm BST 30 October 2020. The winner will be selected on: entrants creativity. The winner will be picked by: pladis and an independent judge from NAPA. The prize is: an afternoon tea package worth up to £1,000. The judges’ decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.