4.1 Unless stated otherwise in the Competition Notice, prize winners will be chosen at random from all correct and eligible Entries or from all submitted Entries (where creative or artistic merit or other subjective criteria apply to Entries), on or after the date specified in the Competition Notice or if no date is specified, within 30 days of the closing date specified in the Competition Notice. Where applicable, tie-breakers will be judged by Robert Dyas and, if required by law, by an independent adjudicator. In all matters, the decision of any judge(s) and Robert Dyas shall be final and no correspondence or discussion shall be entered into.
4.2 Prize winners will be notified in the manner and within the time specified on the Competition Notice, or within 60 days of the closing date specified on the Competition Notice. Notification may be by any means of communication made available by the entrant, such as postal address, email or telephone. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable or failure to reply within a reasonable period determined at the discretion of Robert Dyas may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.
4.3 If more than one prize is awarded only one prize per entrant will be awarded. Competition winner(s)’ names may be published on the Website or for a list of winners you can send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Competition Prize Winners, Robert Dyas Holdings Ltd, Cleeve Court, Cleeve Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 7SD, making reference to the specific competition.
4.4 Claims for prizes must be made in the manner and within the time specified on the Competition Notice. Failure to claim a prize within this time or in the manner specified may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.
4.5 Prizes are non-transferable and there is no cash alternative. Robert Dyas reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value at any time. Delivery of prizes can only be made in the United Kingdom and Robert Dyas undertakes to make reasonable efforts to complete delivery.
4.6 Prizes are awarded at Robert Dyas’s discretion and no prizes will be awarded as a result of improper actions by or on behalf of any entrant.
4.7 Where a prize may not be appropriate for a younger contestant, the minimum age for entry will be stated in the Competition Notice and must be observed. Robert Dyas reserves the right to request written proof of age of any winner.
4.8 All and any expenses, unless specifically stated, are the sole responsibility of the prize winner.
5. Social Media Competitions
5.1 Open to everyone excluding Robert Dyas employees and their immediate families, its agencies or anyone else professionally associated with Robert Dyas. Third party and bulk entries will not be accepted.
5.2 To enter the prize draw users must do the following – Week 1: Tweet us their top tip for Spring cleaning, Week 2: Tweet us with what they love most about their mum, Week 3: Tweet us their handy hint for preparing the garden, Week 4: RT one of 4 competition tweets and follow @RobertDyas
5.3 Competition entry closes at the stroke of midnight on the following dates - Week 1: 17th March 2014, Week 2: 24th March 2014, Week 3: 31st April 2014, Week 4: 7th April 2014
5.4 Robert Dyas can take no responsibility for entries which are lost, delayed or corrupted. Illegible, incomplete or late entries will be disqualified
5.5 Only @RobertDyas followers will be entered into week 4 of the competition.
5.6 A limit of one entry per customer will be accepted. We reserve the right to disqualify any entrant who uses multiple names and to require them to return any prize they may have won.
5.7 Chosen winners will be notified by direct message within 7 days of the draw taking place. If prizes are not claimed within 14 days of being notified, replacement winners will be drawn from the remaining entries. There are no alternative prizes or cash alternative to the prizes stated.
5.8 Robert Dyas Holdings Ltd. reserves the right to substitute any Prize for one of its choosing which has a value the same or greater than the original prize in the event of circumstances outside of its control.
5.9 All participants will be deemed to have accepted and be bound by these Terms and Conditions. Please retain these Terms and Conditions for personal reference.
5.10 All participants consent to any publicity generated as a result of the competition.
5.11 As a RT/Like/Follow entry mechanic the winner(s) will be drawn at random, from all the entries received. As a top tip/handy hint/favourite memory entry mechanic the winner(s) will be judged on the creative content within the entry
5.12 The Promoter’s decision is ﬁnal and no correspondence will be entered into.
5.13 Winner’s names and towns will be available on request. Please send a stamped, addressed envelope to Spring Competition, Marketing, Robert Dyas Holdings Ltd., Cleeve Court, Cleeve Road, Leatherhead, KT22 7SD.
5.14 Robert Dyas Holdings ltd. reserves the right to (i) cancel this promotion, (ii) cancel or refuse any individual’s entry and (iii) amend these terms and conditions
Promotor: Robert Dyas,Cleeve Court,Cleeve Road,Leatherhead,KT22 7SD.
6. Intellectual Property Rights & Use of Entries
6.1 Robert Dyas makes no general legal claim over ownership of an Entry. Where any Entry is to be used in a different way this will be made clear in the Competition Notice and you will then be able to choose whether to enter the Competition.
6.2 In consideration of Robert Dyas agreeing to consider entrants to the Competition, each entrant hereby agrees that Robert Dyas (and third parties authorised by Robert Dyas) may make any and all Entries available on the Website and any other media, whether now known or invented in the future, which may include other internet sites, mobile, television and/or radio and that Entries may be made available with advertising and/or sponsorship. By entering you grant Robert Dyas (and third parties authorised by Robert Dyas a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable licence (for the full period of any rights in the Entry) to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, make derivative works from, edit, alter, store, re-format, sell and sub-licence the Entry for such purposes.
6.3 Robert Dyas does not guarantee to use or otherwise make available any Entry. Robert Dyas may also, in appropriate circumstances, and at its sole discretion, reject, edit, remove or disable access to Entries that appear to be legally or otherwise questionable e.g. infringe of copyright or privacy rights of others, are defamatory or for any other reason.
6.4 Your Entry and any information submitted by you must be personal to and relate specifically to you. You hereby warrant that your Entry and all information which you submit and/or distribute will not infringe the intellectual property, privacy or any other rights of any third party, and will not contain anything which is libellous, defamatory, obscene, indecent, harassing or threatening. Robert Dyas reserves the right, but not the obligation, to screen, filter and/or monitor information provided by you and to edit, refuse to distribute or remove the same.