I'll cut to the chase.
I have been shortlisted for a competition.
I'm one of ten travel bloggers who are up for a trip to Barcelona courtesy of EasyJet. It's part of a number of events Easyjet are organising to mark the recent opening of Southend Airport and Easyjet's inaugural flight from Southend to Barcelona. But alas, ten cannot go and in the amended words of the Spice Girls, ten must become five.
So here's where you come in.
If you'd like to see the Bird in Barcelona then please tweet @easyJet with my Twitter name @bushbirdie and the hashtag #eJblogger.
Or I've made it super dooper easy, simply cut and paste the following into Twitter:
"I'm voting for @bushbirdie in the @easyJet #eJblogger trip to Barcelona http://bit.ly/zG0ZGe"
Retweets aren't counted as they can't be tracked and voting starts at 10am (GMT) on 15th March 2012 and lasts for 48 hours.
UPDATED: 17th March 2012 - the vote has closed. THANK YOU EVERYONE WHO VOTED. YOU'RE ALL ACES.
I promise to limit my nagging during this time and to say thank you I've created this special (slightly tongue in cheek) Barcelona playlist that you can listen to while tweeting, just click on the play button.
P.S. It's Friday! Have a great day... Bird x
Furthermore I'll gladly accept dares or challenges (within reason) in exchange for tweets. (My Mum's already suggested I dress up as a Spanish senorita in exchange for tweets but I think Southend Essex Girl is more achievable - see below - but I'm open to any worthy challenge)