Terms and conditions for #Mytraveltales Twitter competition

Covered mag, presented by Gocompare.com
  • | by Kristian Dando

1. The Competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom (excluding Northern Ireland) who are aged 18 and over and who are following @Covered_mag on Twitter at the time of entry.

2. By submitting an entry for the Competition participants will be deemed to have read and accepted the entry instructions and these terms and conditions and will be bound by them.

3. No purchase is necessary.

4. The Competition will be open from 12:00 BST on 25 October, 2016 and will close at 12:00 GMT on 30 November, 2016 (“the Competition Period”). Entries received outside of the Competition Period will not be counted.

5. The Competition is not open to employees of Gocompare.com Limited, their family members or anyone professionally connected to the Competition. Family members of the independent judge are also unable to enter the competition.

6. Only one entry per person is permitted.

7. To enter, please follow @Covered_mag on Twitter, post a picture of your favourite holiday memory using #mytraveltales. Alternatively, please write a blog post containing a picture of your favourite holiday memory, follow @Covered_mag on Twitter and tweet us a link to the post using #mytraveltales. Please note that only the picture in a blog post will be considered and re-tweets will not be acknowledged as entries.

8. An independent judge will select one (1) winning tweet and three (3) runner-up tweets on 1 December, 2016.  The entrants who submitted the winning tweets will be announced on 3 December, 2016 and will be contacted directly via a Twitter message on or before 23:59:59 GMT on 4 December, 2016.

9. The prize for the winning tweet shall be 1 x £500 cash prize, 1 x GoPro Camera, 1 x Techmax snorkel mask and 1 x Amazon Kindle and there shall be 1 x £100 cash prize for each of the runners-up (the “Prizes”).

10. Gocompare reserves the right to ask all winners to provide satisfactory proof of identity, age, address and/or country of residence as a condition of payment of the Prizes.

11. Gocompare.com shall not be liable for failure to deliver or late delivery of any Prizes for any cause which is beyond its reasonable control and reserves the right to amend, alter or terminate the Competition if completion of the Competition becomes impractical or impossible because of any cause which is beyond its reasonable control.

12. Any entry which constitutes or depicts criminal activity or otherwise constitutes offensive or inappropriate material will not be considered.

13. Gocompare.com shall forward the Prize to the winners within 28 days of the Competition closing via the Royal Mail.

14. Please note that Gocompare.com cannot assume responsibility for and will not be liable for failure to deliver or late delivery of any Prizes for any cause which is beyond its reasonable control.

15.  Prizes are not transferrable.

16.  No entries from agents, third parties, organised groups or applications automatically generated by computers will be accepted. No incomplete or corrupted entries will be accepted. Any entries not in accordance with the entry instructions will be rejected. Any entries containing offensive or inappropriate content will be removed and rejected at Gocompare.com’s sole discretion.

17. Gocompare.com reserves the right to amend or terminate the Competition or any part thereof at any time.

18. In the event of unforeseen circumstances Gocompare.com reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal value.

19. Gocompare.com shall have sole discretion to determine matters set out in these terms and conditions and its decision is binding in all matters.

20. The winner and runners-up must respond to the direct message sent by Gocompare.com in accordance with clause 8 within 72 hours of receipt or Gocompare.com reserves the right to award the Prize to another entrant.

21. A list of winners (name and county) shall be made available on request to those enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Gocompare.com Limited, PR Team, Imperial House, Imperial Way, Newport, Gwent, NP10 8UH, United Kingdom.

22. The Competition is governed by the laws of England and Wales and is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

23. Twitter, Inc. is not a sponsor of this Competition and bears no responsibility or liability for the administration, operation, judging, or conduct of the Competition, or for the fulfilment of Prizes associated with the Competition.

24. Data Controller: Gocompare.com Limited, PR Team, Imperial House, Imperial Way, Newport NP10 8UH, United Kingdom. Do not send entries to this address.