LUCKY Sue Dean now has her summer sorted, thanks to the Echo.

Sue, of Picasso Way, Shoebury, won a huge prize package donated by firms across south Essex in our competition.

Items were worth a total of £1,200 and included a barbecue from Argos, two tickets to Abba show Thank You For the Music at Barking Theatre, and a luxury BHS picnic hamper.

Delighted Sue said: “You enter, but never think you’ll win.”

She also won a children’s silver cutlery set from Amefa, two hanging baskets from Battlesbridge Mills, a barbecue tool set and recipe book from Beef Eater and holiday accessories from Tesco.

There was also a family pass to Jimmy’s Farm, a box of 12 summer cupcakes from Love Cupcake, electric garden lights from Manor Koi, a Peppa Pig event family day pass and a cast-iron chiminea from B&M.

Not to mention two tickets to see McBusted on June 29 in Ipswich, a day of fun at Partyman World with a family pass, lounge in the garden on two deck chairs from Tesco, and cool down with four tubs of Rossi ice cream and cones. 8ft pool and outdoor games bundle from Smyths, a fly-mo strimmer from GMD Mowers Tools and Hardwear, bedding plants and 10m hosepipe from Meadow Croft Garden Centre, two tickets to the Fling Festival, a champagne hot air balloon flight for two with Virgin, a family day out and dinner for four at Waldegraves and Cosways, a beach fun package from Pebbles One, Southend, and two sun loungers from Sainsbury’s in Eastmayne, Basildon.