Terms:

  1. These terms are our general terms and apply to all competitions that we Wiltshire Gifts administer.
  2. The Specific terms for each competition will contain how to enter, opening and closing dates, Competition prizes etc and will be published on the relevant events dedicated web page.
  3. If any of our specific terms contradict any of our General terms the Specific terms will take precedence. So please ensure you read both carefully before taking part in any competition we host.
  4. By participating I agree that I have no connection to Wiltshire Gifts, Their Vendors or any other MyLocal.gift Shop local marketplaces and that I understand the following terms of participation.
  5. We may change these general terms at any time so you should check this page for changes before entering into each and every competition. All changes will apply from the date the changes are published on this page.
  6. By entering any competition you are accepting that you will legally be bound by these general terms and conditions as well as any specific terms for the event entered.
  7. We suggest that you print and keep a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference during the competition.

ELIGIBILITY RULES FOR OUR COMPETITIONS:

  1. Unless stated within the specific terms for a competition, they are open to all persons aged 18 and over who are residents of mainland England.
  2. Certain Competitions may have additional eligibility requirements such as specific skills, good physical health or valid passports and valid clean driving license etc.
  3. All eligibility requirements will be detailed in the specific terms and decisions on whether any eligibility requirements has or has not been met will always be at our sole discretion and we may require evidence or confirmation from entrants before awarding such prizes.
  4. The Mylocal.gift including vendors from any Mylocal.gift marketplace and their immediate family (including the employees of any third party sponsors, prize providers or their immediate families) may not enter any competition.

ENTRY AND ENTRY METHODS

  1. Online giveaway competition: entrant to our online competitions are free to enter and must be done so via the dedicated page for the competition. All participants must ensure that they fill in all the dedicated forms asking for the relevant information. There is only one (1) free entry per household for non purchase based competitions. Multiple entries are not accepted for giveaways on our site to ensure this is the case we will ask for your email address at least but if the competition requires a physical item then may also ask for a postal address too. If your free entry is due to purchases made within our site you will get one for each purchase made during the promotion period unless otherwise stated.
  2. Deficient Entries: In all competitions, we reserve the rights to rejects and entries that are incomplete, incomprehensible, damaged or otherwise deficient. We also reserve the right to reject any entries that are unlawful, indecent, racist, inflammatory, defamatory or which we consider being otherwise harmful. We accept no responsibility for any late, lost or misdirected entries including but not limited to texts, calls, emails not received due to technical disruptions, network congestion, loss in service of online entry mechanisms, computer error in transit or any other reason. Proof of posting of any postal entries will not be proof of our receipt of the entry. We cannot enter into correspondence with entrants who experience difficulties with entering online.
  3. Automatic Entry: The use of any automated entry software or any other mechanical or electronic means that permits a person to enter any competition repeatedly is prohibited.
  4. Names: Entrants must enter competitions using their legal name only. We reserve the right to disqualify any entrant who uses multiple names and to require them to return any prize they may have won.
  5. Multiple Entries: Unless otherwise permitted in the applicable Specific Terms No person may enter any competition more than once and persons may not enter or participate as part of a syndicate or on behalf of any other person, syndicate, group, society or company. If we suspect that an individual has set up a fake email address and or social media page to circumvent this rule, we reserve the right to disqualify all entries that we reasonably believe were generated by that individual.
  6. Retrospective Effect:  Where an entrant or prize winner has been found to be in breach of these terms and conditions of a competition and in particular where a person is in breach of the entry restrictions set out in paragraph 8 to 16 above, we may still enforce our right to disqualify that person and require the return or reimbursement to us of any prize even where a prize has been awarded and/or actually provided to the entrant or prize winner in question.
  7. Inappropriate Behaviour: We reserve the rights to disqualify an entrant, or to refuse or withdraw a prize, if an entrant winner threatens or abuses one of our employees or otherwise conducts themselves in a manner we reasonably regard as inappropriate, offensive or unlawful.
  8. Prizes: We reserve the right (when reasonably required to do so) to replace the stated prizes with prizes that we consider to be of broadly equivalent value. We offer NO cash alternative for non-cash prizes and the prize winners must accept prizes in the form offered. Where a prize is won by a person younger than 18, We reserve the right to award the prize to the winner’s parents or guardian on behalf of the prize winner.
     All prize winners will be notified that they have won a prize within twenty eight (28) days of the closing date of the competition via at least one of these methods.
                1. By telephone
                2. By Email
                3. In writing
  9. Prize Delivery: Prizes will be dispatched to the winners via the UK Royal mail service unless otherwise stated We will not be liable for any prizes which are lost, delayed or damaged in the post for reasons beyond our control. Further details will be set out in the specific terms and or given to winners when they are notified that they’ve won. Prizes will only be delivered to an address within Mainland England and via the contact details provided upon entry. Should the address change due to a move please contact us via the winning notification Email address or via the contact set out in the competitions Specific Terms.
  10. Prize Winner ID Checks: We reserve the right to request proof of the prize winner’s identity in form of a passport, Drivers licence and proof of address in the form of a utility bill. In the event that a prize winner cannot provide us with the proof of identity and/or address that is reasonably acceptable to us, we may withdraw the prize and select another winner.
  11. Prize Availability dates: All prizes are subject to availability, Non transferable and non-exchangeable. Where prizes come with specified limited availability or time specific benefits, they must be taken on the dates set out in the Specific Terms provided by us (or any relevant third party provider). Prize winners will forfeit any element of their prize that they do not take at the time stipulated in the Specific terms. NO cash will be awarded in lieu of that prize or any part of it.
  12. Warranty: We make NO representation or warranty in relation to prizes provided and to the fullest extent permitted by law we shall not be liable to you in relation to any prize, its fitness for purpose, merchantability or otherwise. We reserve the right to disqualify entrants from entering our competitions or prize winners from receiving their prizes where any such person engages in unsafe, illegal, unsociable or inappropriate behaviour.
  13. Prize Value Fluctuations: All stated prize values are at the supplier’s recommended retail price in pound sterling and are, to the best of our knowledge and belief, correct at the time of printing/publishing. We take no responsibility for any fluctuations in prize values. No additional, further or other costs or expenses are included in any prize unless stated. For Example, the cost of transport to and from any venue for an event are not included and Any extra additional options that may be available outside of those mentioned in the Specific terms.
  14. Third Party Terms: Third Party suppliers of prizes may also often stipulate their own terms, conditions or restrictions and all prize winners agree to be bound by these. MyLocal.gifts or any of our related Marketplaces shall have NO liability in relation to any prize provided by a third party provider.
  15. EVENTS PRIZES: Where the prize for any of our Competitions involve the winner’s attendance at (or tickets to) an event, the prize winner acknowledges that we are not liable or responsible if any part of the event is cancelled, varied or rescheduled for any reason. If this means that the winner (and/or any accompanying guests) cannot attend the relevant event, we shall be under no obligation to provide any cash or alternative tickets.
  16. Prize Participation: If a competition that you participate in or a prize that you win involves travel, stunts, physical challenges or Medical related risks you should notify us of any medical conditions that you (and, if applicable, your guests) have and at our absolute discretion we may require you (and your guests) as a condition of entering the competition or receiving the prize to:
                1. Submit to a medical examination by a medical practitioner approved by us and obtain medical clearance to participate in the competition and/or redeem the prizes and/or
                2. Execute a legal document to exonerate us from liability in a form prescribed by us in order to participate and/or redeem the prize
                3. We have the right to refuse entry and/or redeeming of prizes if the winner has a medical condition that prevents them from being able to take part safely or that is outlined within the third parties terms and conditions as being unable to participate. In this case, a new winner will be picked.
  17. Unclaimed Prizes: All prizes must be claimed within seven (7) days of our notification of winning unless otherwise stated in the Specific Terms. We reserve the right to award prizes that have remained unclaimed after these periods to an alternative prize winner or to not award them at all.
  18. Prize draws where any prize is awarded via a prize draw, prize winners will be chosen at random from all qualifying entries within twenty eight  (28) days of the competition closing date and time or as otherwise specified in the Specific Terms.
  19. Names drawn more than once: If we become aware that the same person has been selected as a prize winner more than once, we will draw another name.

PUBLICITY AND PERSONAL INFORMATION

  1. Personal Information: The personal information supplied by entrants when entering our competition will be used by us in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You should always read our Privacy Policy in addition to these General terms and conditions and the Specific Terms. All entrants may have their details removed from our database by contacting us or via unsubscribe messages in emails sent by us. If these details are removed prior to the conclusion of the competition and/or award of prize(s), entrants will forfeit their right to claim any prizes.
  2. Submitting a Third Parties Information: If you are required to submit a third Parties personal information to enter or participate in a competition, you must ensure that the person whose details you submit has given their consent for you to provide us with their details in advance of providing it to us.
  3. Publishing of Winners: It is a condition of entry to all our competitions that we have the right to publish and/or broadcast the first name, home town, character, likeness and voices of Competition entrants and winners including any intellectual property sent in as part of the competition (poems, photos, drawings etc).
  4. Publicity expectations: Entrants particularly prize winners, maybe requires to participate in photo, recording, video and/or filming session(s). You agree that we shall have the right to use all the resulting publicity materials in any media and in any manner we see fit unless you advise us at the time of entering the competition that you wish to retain your anonymity. This includes providing these materials to third party prize providers for the purposes of promoting their association with the competition and awarding relevant prizes. No fees shall be payable to any Entrant in relation to the use of publicity materials. For further information on how any personal data will be used are set out in our Privacy Policy.
  5. TAMPERING AND OTHER MATTERS –        if for any reason any competition is not capable of running as planned as a result of any (including but not limited to) technical failures, unauthorised intervention, computer virus, mobile network failure, tampering, fraud or any other causes beyond our control which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of a competition, we reserve the right to cancel, terminate modify or suspend the competition and/or any draw/s or judging related to the Competition and/or to disqualify any individual who (whether directly or indirectly) causes (or has caused) the problem.
  6. NO WAIVER: A failure by us to enforce any one of the terms and conditions in any instance(s) will not give rise to any claim or right of action by any entrant or prize winner, nor shall it be deemed to be a waiver of any of our rights in relation to the same.
  7. LAWS: These General Terms (and any Specific Terms) shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of England and Wales.

PHOTOGRAPHS AND VIDEOS – all paragraphs in this section apply to all competitions that require entrants to submit a photograph and/or video clip to enter or participate in a competition.

  1. Entrants warrant that they are the person in the photograph or video and/or they have prior consent from all persons in the photograph or video to submit it as part of their entry.
  2. Entrants agree that we have the right to publish and communicate to the public the photograph in any media without restriction or limitation throughout the world and not only for the purposes of the competition.
  3. Entrants acknowledge that we may edit the photograph or video clip at our sole discretion
  4. Entrants agree that we have the right to use names, likenesses or other personal information submitted in conjunction with the photograph or video
  5. Entrants agree not to bring any actions, suits, claims and demands against us in respect of defamation or any infringement or violation of any personal and/or property rights of any sort from our use of their photograph or video
  6. Entrants unconditionally waive their right to seek or obtain an injunction to prevent or restrict our use of their photograph or video and
  7. Entrants under 18 shall obtain the consent of a parent or a guardian (and will provide us with the contact details we need should we wish to verify this).

COPYRIGHT  -all paragraphs in this following section pertain to copyright and by entering our competitions all entrants:

  1. Assign to us all rights (including present and future copyright) in their entry and their publicity materials in all media (including, without limitation, the internet)and whether in existence now or created in the future.
  2. Agree not to assert any moral rights in respect of their entry and the publicity materials (wherever and whenever such rights are recognised) against the BTA, its assigns, licensees and successors in title.
  3. Undertake to us that their entry is not in breach of any third party intellectual property rights and will not contain anything, which is defamatory, indecent, harassing or threatening and that they will indemnify us for any loss, damage or liability arising should this turn out not to be true. If relevant, we reserve the right, but not the obligation (and without limiting entrants warranty and indemnity as set above), to screen, filter and/or monitor information provided by the entrant and to edit, refuse to distribute or remove the same
  4. Confirm that they have the right, power and authority to grant the rights set out above and that they have obtained all consents and permissions necessary to grant us the same.
  5. For the avoidance of doubt, all rights in the name and title of the competition and the format rights for the competition are our sole property and we may exploit the same, our absolute discretion.
  6. Leave for participation: obtaining the time off work and/or study or related activities to participate in a competition and/or take a prize will be the sole and absolute responsibility of each and every contestant.
  7. Mylocal.Gifts including any of their Shop local Marketplaces may vary the terms of, or terminate, a competition at any time at its absolute discretion. Termination or Variation of a competition is without liability to any contestant or other person. Mylocal.gifts including their trading names will not award the prize if the competition is terminated.

DECISIONS FINAL – This next section is in regards to all our decisions in relation to the competition and/or redemption of the prizes.

  1. All our decisions relating to any competition and/or the redemption of the prizes are final. No discussions or correspondence with entrants or any other person will be entered into.
  2. Tiebreakers, disputes, conflicts, questions or concerns will be managed by us.
  3. Where a competition involves voting, the accuracy of the pooled results received and published by us will be deemed to be final and binding. Again no correspondence will be entered into.

EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY – everything under this section of these General Terms pertains to Exclusion of Liability.

  1. Except as specifically set out herein and to the maximum extent permitted by law all conditions, warranties and representations expressed or implied by law are hereby excluded.
  2. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we hereby exclude and shall not have any liability to any entrant or prize winner in connection with or arising out of any competition howsoever caused, including for any costs, expenses, forfeited prize, damages and other liabilities provided that nothing herein shall operate so as to limit or exclude our liability for personal injury or death caused by our negligence. For the avoidance of doubt, this paragraph 57 shall also apply in respect of any prize provided by a third party provider.
  3. In the event that any provision of these General (or any Specific) Terms are held to be illegal, invalid, void or otherwise unenforceable, it shall be severed from the remaining provisions which shall continue in full force and effect.

SPECIFIC TERMS FOR EASTER EGG HUNT AND RAFFLE:

  1. I understand that sharing of the eggs or the letters on them hidden within the site is unacceptable and will lead to
  2. All entries will close at midnight on Easter Monday 5th April and all winners will be notified by email.