Social Competitions Terms and Conditions

London Northwestern Railway Social Competition Terms and Conditions

Win x2 Tickets across the West Midlands Trains Network

This competition is operated by London Northwestern Railway. a trading name of West Midlands Trains Ltd with offices registered at 2nd Floor, St Andrews House, St Andrews Street, London, EC4A 3AG

Terms and Conditions of Entry

Acceptance of these terms and conditions is a condition of entry to the competition. By submitting a competition entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

A. HOW TO ENTER

  • The competition runs from 5pm on 05/04/2018 to 11:59pm on 12/04/2018
  • All competition entries must be received by London Northwestern Railway by no later than 11:59pm on 12/04/2018. All competition entries received after that time will not be accepted.
  • To enter you must leave a comment in the comments section of the competition post on Facebook describing where you would go if you won the two free tickets.
  • Only one entry per person. Winner will be chosen at random.
  • Duplicate entries will not be counted.

B. ELIGIBILITY

  • No purchase is necessary.
  • The competition is open to residents in the UK aged 18 years or over, except employees of Abellio, their families, agents or any third party directly associated with administration of the competition. Entries from those aged 16 or under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian or with their written consent.
  • By entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. London Northwestern Railway may require you to provide proof of your identity and that you are eligible to enter the competition – you agree to cooperate with such enquiries.

By entering the competition you confirm that your entry form and any accompanying materials and submissions:

  • do not contain any material which is defamatory of any person or which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory;
  • do not promote sexually explicit material, violence or any illegal activity;
  • do not promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  • do not infringe any rights of any other person.
  • are not likely to deceive any person;
  • are not made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
  • are not threatening, abusive or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
  • are not likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
  • are not used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
  • do not give the impression that they emanate from London Northwestern Railway, if this is not the case; or
  • do not advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright or trade mark infringement or computer misuse.

London Northwestern Railway reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the competition or if (in London Northwestern’s Railway opinion) you are in breach of these terms and conditions. London Northwestern Railway reserves the right to contact the relevant authorities to report any inappropriate content you submit in connection with the competition or otherwise.

C. WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT

  • The winner will be notified via Facebook comment and then by email by 20TH April 2018.
  • The winner must claim their prize by providing their postal address within 3 days of the Promoter sending notification. If the prize is unclaimed after this time, it will lapse and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner selected in accordance with these rules.
  • The decision of London Northwestern Railway is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

D. THE PRIZE

  • The prize for the winner is x2 same day return tickets to visit a destination on the West Midlands Trains network of their choice.
  • The prize is non-transferrable and no cash alternative will be offered. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute an alternative prize of equivalent or greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into.
  • London Northwestern Railway offers the prize in association with various partner providers. Such partners have their own terms and conditions which apply to the prize. London Northwestern Railway will confirm to the winner by email OR by post details of how to book the partner prizes. London Northwestern Railway is not responsible for any loss, claim or expense arising from a partner offer.
  • To obtain details of the winner please email [email protected] stating the name of the competition in the subject heading 4 weeks after the closing date.

E. CLAIMING THE PRIZE

  • Once the winner has been contacted and has accepted the prize, London Northwestern Railway will enter correspondence with the winner to arrange collection or delivery of the tickets.
  • The prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.
  • London Northwestern Railway does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize. After a period of three months, the prize will be returned to London Northwestern Railway and London Northwestern Railway will be entitled to select another winner at random.

F. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

  • Insofar as is permitted by law, London Northwestern Railway, its agents and distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of London Northwestern Railway, its agents and/or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.

G. OWNERSHIP

  • All competition entries and any accompanying material [BS1] submitted to London Northwestern Railway will become the property of London Northwestern Railway on receipt and will not be returned. Photos submitted as part of social competitions may be used in marketing collateral such as emails, on our website or on our social media channels.
  • You agree that London Northwestern Railway may make your entry and accompanying materials available on its website www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk and any other social media platform in connection with any publicity of the competition. You agree to grant London Northwestern Railway a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable licence, for the full period of any intellectual property rights, in the competition entry and any accompanying materials, to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, edit, alter, store, re-format and sub-licence the competition entry and any accompanying materials for such purposes.

H. DATA PROTECTION AND PUBLICITY

  • By entering the competition, you agree that any personal data supplied to London Northwestern Railway in connection with the competition (including your name, image and contact details) may be used by London Northwestern Railway, its partners and/or any third party suppliers (as applicable) in connection with the administration of the competition. Please review London Northwestern Railway’s Privacy Policy (available at www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk/privacy-policy) for more information on how London Northwestern Railway may use your personal data.

I. GENERAL

  • If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions London Northwestern Railway may, at its sole discretion, exclude you from participating in the competition, to withdraw the prize or to require you to return the prize if already received.
  • London Northwestern Railway reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
  • If a provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid or unenforceable, that part shall not affect the validity of the other provisions in these terms and conditions, and shall be severed from those provisions.
  • These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

J. CONTACT US

This competition is operated by London Northwestern Railway. a trading name of West Midlands Trains Ltd with offices registered at 2nd Floor, St Andrews House, St Andrews Street, London, EC4A 3AG

Terms and Conditions of Entry

Acceptance of these terms and conditions is a condition of entry to the competition. By submitting a competition entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

A. HOW TO ENTER

  1. The competition runs from 12pm on 09/02/2018 to 12pm on 16/02/2018
  2. All competition entries must be received by London Northwestern Railway by no later than 12pm on 16/02/2018. All competition entries received after that time will not be accepted.
  3. To enter you must leave a comment in the comments section of the competition post on Facebook telling London Northwestern Railway what your children/grandchildren/nieces/nephews are looking forward to the most about half term.
  4. Only one entry per person. Winners will be chosen at random.
  5. Duplicate entries will not be counted.

B. ELIGIBILITY

  1. No purchase is necessary.
  2. The competition is open to residents in the UK aged 18 years or over, except employees of Abellio (and their operating companies), their families, agents or any third party directly associated with administration of the competition. Entries from those aged 16 or under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian or with their written consent.
  3. By entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. London Northwestern Railway may require you to provide proof of your identity and that you are eligible to enter the competition – you agree to cooperate with such enquiries.
  4. By entering the competition you confirm that your entry form and any accompanying materials and submissions:
    • do not contain any material which is defamatory of any person or which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory;
    • do not promote sexually explicit material, violence or any illegal activity;
    • do not promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
    • do not infringe any rights of any other person.
    • are not likely to deceive any person;
    • are not made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
    • are not threatening, abusive or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
    • are not likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;
    • are not used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;
    • do not give the impression that they emanate from London Northwestern Railway, if this is not the case; or
    • do not advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright or trade mark infringement or computer misuse.
  5. London Northwestern Railway reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the competition or if (in London Northwestern Railways opinion) you are in breach of these terms and conditions. London Northwestern Railway reserves the right to contact the relevant authorities to report any inappropriate content you submit in connection with the competition or otherwise.

C. WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT

  1. The winner will be notified via Facebook comment and then by Facebook direct message by 18th February 2018. The winner must claim their prize by providing their postal address and start/end destination within 3 days of the Promoter sending notification. If the prize is unclaimed after this time, it will lapse and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner selected in accordance with these rules.
  2. The decision of London Northwestern is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

D. THE PRIZE

OFF-PEAK FAMILY TRAVELCARD

  1. The prize for the winner is 1 Off Peak Family Travel Card to visit London from their station of choice on the London Northwestern network. Family Travel Card terms and conditions do apply and can be found here:
    • TICKET TYPE: Family Travelcard
    • DESCRIPTION: Unlimited off-peak travel by bus, train, tube within relevant London Zones for 1 day. For small groups that include children.
    • TRAIN OPERATOR: Joint product offered by Train Operators whose services operate between stations within the Travelcard area. Also available from some longer distance Train Operators to include travel from a station outside the zones.
    • BOOKING DEADLINES: None.
    • DISCOUNTS: No discounts.
    • REFUNDS: Where applicable, a full refund is available if you return the completely unused ticket to the place of purchase within 28 days of expiry of the ticket. The amount of the refund will normally take into account any use you have made of the ticket and in some circumstances no refund will be paid. A GBP 10.00 fee will be charged.
    • CHANGES TO TRAVEL PLANS: If you wish to travel on a different date, you will need to buy a new ticket and apply for a refund on your original booking. A GBP10.00 per ticket fee will apply.
    • CONDITIONS: Available only within the zones displayed on the ticket and for one return journey to/from a station outside the zones where this is the station of origin.
    • BREAK OF JOURNEY: Not applicable. Travel may be made between all stations within the zones for which the ticket is held.
    • VALIDITY: Must be used on the date on the ticket for both outward and return travel.
    • AVAILABILITY: Tickets are available for travel on Monday to Friday and at any time on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.
    • ROUTE: Valid on West Midlands Trains services only.
  2. There will be 10 winners chosen.
  3. The prize is non-transferrable and no cash alternative will be offered. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute an alternative prize of equivalent or greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into.
  4. London Northwestern Railway offers the prize in association with various partner providers. Such partners have their own terms and conditions which apply to the prize. London Northwestern Railway will confirm to the winner by email OR by post details of how to book the partner prizes. London Northwestern Railway is not responsible for any loss, claim or expense arising from a partner offer.
  5. To obtain details of the winner please email [email protected] stating the name of the competition in the subject heading 4 weeks after the closing date.

E. CLAIMING THE PRIZE

  1. Once the winner has been contacted and has accepted the prize, London Northwestern Railway will enter correspondence with the winner to arrange collection or delivery of the tickets.
  2. The prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.
  3. London Northwestern Railway does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize. After a period of three months, the prize will be returned to London Northwestern Railway and London Northwestern Railway will be entitled to select another winner at random.

F. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

  • Insofar as is permitted by law, London Northwestern Railway, its agents and distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of London Northwestern Railway, its agents and/or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.

G. OWNERSHIP

  1. All competition entries and any accompanying material [BS1] submitted to London Nothwestern Railway will become the property of London Northwestern Railway on receipt and will not be returned. Photos submitted as part of social competitions may be used in marketing collateral such as emails, on our website or on our social media channels.
  2. You agree that London Northwestern Railway may make your entry and accompanying materials available on its website www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk and any other social media platform in connection with any publicity of the competition. You agree to grant London Northwestern Railway a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable licence, for the full period of any intellectual property rights, in the competition entry and any accompanying materials, to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, edit, alter, store, re-format and sub-licence the competition entry and any accompanying materials for such purposes.

H. DATA PROTECTION AND PUBLICITY

  1. By entering the competition, you agree that any personal data supplied to London Northwestern Railway in connection with the competition (including your name, image and contact details) may be used by London Northwestern Railway, its partners and/or any third party suppliers (as applicable) in connection with the administration of the competition. Please review London Northwestern Railway’s Privacy Policy (available at www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk/privacy-policy) for more information on how London Northwestern Railway may use your personal data.

I. GENERAL

  1. If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions London Northwestern Railway may, at its sole discretion, exclude you from participating in the competition, to withdraw the prize or to require you to return the prize if already received.
  2. London Northwestern Railway reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
  3. If a provision of these terms and conditions is or becomes invalid or unenforceable, that part shall not affect the validity of the other provisions in these terms and conditions, and shall be severed from those provisions.
  4. These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

J. CONTACT US

  1. To contact London Northwestern Railway or to de-register and withdraw from the competition please email [email protected]
  2. Please see www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk/win for a copy of these competition terms and conditions.

Previous Competition Winners

Name of Competition Closing Date Winners Names
Kids to London for £1 Facebook Competition 16/02/2018 David Morley - Cheshire, Louise Stacey Andre - West Midlands, Sarah Buckley - Flintshire, Susan Hulse - Merseyside, Urszula O'Callaghan - West Midlands, Lana Race - Buckinghamshire, Francesca Frags Jones - Cheshire, Sue Frost, Nicola Daisy Jackson - Merseyside, Donna Lindsay