We have two copies of 800 Words Series One on DVD to give away. The heartwarming new Antipodean drama 800 Words is set to arrive on British shores this Spring, after winning over audiences across the pond with its irresistible charm. The story follows a recently widowed newspaper columnist’s decision to start afresh by moving from the hustle and bustle of Sydney to a remote seaside town in New Zealand, dragging his grieving children with him. Following its UK debut on BBC One, 800 Words is set to arrive on DVD courtesy of Acorn Media International.

800 Words

800 Words

George Turner’s rash and insane move to relocate himself and his reluctant son and daughter from Sydney to the New Zealand coastal town where he spent his holidays as a child, is supposed to be a quick fix for their grief. Stuck with a run-down home, two unhappy teenagers and disaster after disaster, George soon learns that life in Weld isn’t quite the paradise he had hoped for. Things take a turn for the even-worse when George gets himself and his family labelled as Aussie invaders, when the locals discover that he is writing about his new life in his column, 800 Words, for a Sydney newspaper. And then there are the single women of Weld…

800 Words Series One is released on 23 April 2018 and Series Two and 800 Words Complete Series One and Two Box Set are set to arrive on 14 May 2018.


What is George Turner’s job in 800 Words?

A)      Surfing instructor

B)       Fisherman

C)       Journalist 

Closing Date : 11th May 2018


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