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Whitby Illuminated Abbey Competition 2017 Terms and Conditions

There are 2 Family Passes available to win for this event.

NB: A Family Pass consists of 2 adults and 2 children.

The winners of the competition can make use of the Family Passes on any evening at Whitby Abbey between Wed 25 - Tue 31 Oct 2017 | Time: 6pm-9.30pm

To apply you must fill in the contact form on our Competition Entry page.

By submitting the entry form, you aggree to be boud by the Terms & Conditions of this competition as laid out on this page.

This information will be used only for English Heritage and Discover Yorkshire Coast to verify your identity as the prize winner. Your information will not be passed on, sold to third parties or stored by Discover Yorkshire Coast.

Once the winners have been chosen, they will be contacted by English Heritage to arrage which nights they would like to attend.

Please Note: Only one (1) winning pass per family

And now the boring legal bit (yawn…)

1. The promoters are: Discover Yorkshire Coast and English Heritage whose National office are as follows.

   Discover Yorkshire Coast
   Scarborough Burough Council
   Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough YO11 2HG

   English Heritage
   The Engine House, Fire Fly Avenue, Swindon SN2 2EH


2. The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 16 years or over except employees of English Heritage and Scarborough Borough Council and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition.


3. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.


4. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

5. This competition will be run on Discover Yorkshire Coast web site.

6. Only one entry will be accepted per person. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified.


7. Closing date for entry will be at 10am on the 17 October 2017.  After this date, no further entries to the competition will be permitted. Winners will be announced on Discover Yorkshire Coast's Facebook page  and Web Site.


8. No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.


9. The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows:

Participants must complete the entry form on the competition page on the Discover Yorkshire Coast web site.

10. English Heritage and Discover Yorkshire Coast reserve the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of whichever Religious deity you consider to be omnipotent and almighty, or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.


11. Discover Yorkshire Coast is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.


12. The prize is as follows: 2 Family Passes to an evening at The Illuminated Whitby Abbey between Wed 25 - Tue 31 Oct 2017 | Time: 6pm-9.30pm. Only one pass per family.

No correspondence relating to the competition will be entered into.

13. Winners will be chosen at random from all entries received.

14. The winner will be contacted by English Heritage directly. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 24 hours, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.


15. English Heritage will contact the winner to arrange the booking of the evening of their choice.

16. The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.


17. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.


18. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.


19. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.


20. The winner’s names will be available announced on the afternoon of the closing date of the competition.

21. Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.

22. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to English Heritage and Discover Yorkshire Coast and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at http://www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com/thedms.aspx?dms=531

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