FANCY seeing a film in Hereford for free? Here's your chance.

Half a million cinema tickets are being given away all across the country on Sunday, August 25, to people who play the National Lottery.

Players can use tickets bought for the Lotto Double Prize Event Draw on Saturday, August 24, to claim a free cinema ticket at participating cinemas, including the Odeon in Old Market, Hereford.

The giveaway celebrates the National Lottery’s 25th anniversary.

Gurinder Chadha, director of Bend It Like Beckham and Blinded by the Light, said: “It’s very important not to underestimate the power of buying a National Lottery ticket.

“Money from each ticket goes to fund incredibly good causes, including the BFI which gives much-needed opportunities to people with creative talent across the UK film industry.”

Players should register their lottery tickets at

to get their free cinema ticket.

Players of all National Lottery games must be aged 16 or over.

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