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Terms and Conditions - Competition

Terms and Conditions - Competition

All competitions are operated by the British Library Board of 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB, United Kingdom, ("We" "Us" and "Our"). "You" and "Your" shall mean you, the person entering the Competition.

1. General
1.1 If You enter the Competition You are deemed to have agreed to abide by all of the following Terms and Conditions together with any amendments thereto (both of which are non-negotiable) under which the Competition is run, and to be bound by them. We may disqualify You without prior notice if You are in breach of any of these Terms and Conditions or any revised Terms and Conditions that We may from time to time impose.
1.2 We reserve the right to cancel the Competition at any stage if We deem this necessary or circumstances arise that are outside Our control.

2. Entries
2.1 The Competition is open to anyone, excluding employees or contractors of the British Library, any person directly or indirectly involved in the British Library or the running of the Competition, or their direct family members. Entry is free, and no purchase is necessary. Only one entry will be accepted per person
2.2 If You are under the age of 18 You must obtain permission from Your parent/guardian before You enter this competition. The British Library reserves the right to seek confirmation, whether written or oral, from the parent or guardian concerned.
2.3 We will only ever use Your personal details for the purposes of administering this competition, and will not publish them or provide them to anyone without Your permission. If You would like to know more about Our Privacy Policy, please click here.
2.4 All entries must be received by the closing date stated on promotional literature. Any entries received after this will not be considered. We cannot be held responsible for:
2.4.1 ineligible or fraudulent entries; or
2.4.2 any lost or late entries, due to the Internet, email or postal service or otherwise, even where proof of sending can be provided.
2.5 The results of the Competition will be announced a week after the competition closes. Winners will be contacted personally by email.
2.6 The judges decision shall be final, and no correspondence shall be entered into.
2.7 The prize must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred, exchanged or redeemed for its/their value. No alternate to the stated prize will be available.

3. Rights and permissions
3.1 If We are unable to contact any winner after making reasonable efforts to do so, or the prize is unclaimed after 28 days then the prize will be deemed to have been forfeited, and We reserve the right to either offer the prize to the entrant whose name is next drawn at random, or to re-offer the prize in any future competition We might run.
3.2 In the event that You are a winner, You agree to the following in relation to the Competition:
3.2.1 participate in any publicity planned by Us, if required; and
3.2.2 allow the posting of Your details on Our website.

4. Applicable Law
4.1 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. You hereby submit to and agree that the sole jurisdiction and venue for any actions that may arise under or in relation to the subject matter hereof shall be the courts of England and Wales.

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