Competition Rules

1.   We want you to have fun when entering our competitions but, to make it fair we must have a set of rules. When you enter a competition of any sort run by Radio Red Sands, your participation is taken as acceptance of these rules and they will be binding on you.

2.   These rules apply to all competitions held by Red Sands Radio either on-air, online or by any other means where the prize is greater than £20.

3.   No purchase is necessary to enter the competitions.

4.   We do not use a premium rate phone line, so entries made by text message to a competition phone number will be charged at the usual network/contract rate of the service provider.

5.   The closing date of any competition will be advertised by Red Sands Radio on-air and on its website. All valid entries must be received before the advertised closing time.

6.   All entrants must reside in Great Britain.

7.   Unless stated otherwise, you must be over 18 years of age to enter one of our competitions.

8.   Employees and relatives of employees of  Red Sands Radio, sponsors, advertisers and others connected with the station are not eligible to enter these competitions.

9.    Red Sands Radio reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who it believes may have used fraud or deceit when entering a competition or who gives false or misleading information about themselves.

10. To give everyone a fair chance, contestants may make only one entry in each competition.

11. If you win a prize, you will not be eligible to win another prize for twelve months from the date of that win.

12. Proof that an entry has been sent cannot be accepted as proof of delivery. Red Sands Radio cannot be held responsible for the late delivery or loss of entries.

13. Any entry that is illegible or incomplete when received by us will be deemed to be void.

14. Where more than one correct answer to a question is submitted, the winner will be the first correct entry drawn at random by an independent adjudicator.

15. Winners will be notified as soon as possible after the close of a competition and the names will be published by the radio station.

16. The winning entrant agrees to participate in the publicity and promotion of the station. Copyright of any photographs, audio and written material relating to the competition remain the property of  Red Sands Radio .

17. Except as outlined in Rules 15 & 16, all personal information collected as a result of this competition will be treated as confidential and will not be disclosed to third parties except when legally required.

18. Where the prize involves travel, accommodation or services, it is the responsibility of contestants to ensure that they are fit to travel and do not present any danger to others.

19. Where a prize is provided by a third party, you are obliged to comply with any legal requirements and with the terms and conditions of the provider.

20. Once you accept a prize, you are responsible for its safe keeping and/or use.  Red Sands Radio cannot be responsible for any accident, loss, injury or additional expense, however caused, as a result of a competitor accepting a prize.

21. Although every effort will be made to provide the advertised prize, if unforeseen circumstances should arise, Red Sands Radio reserves the right to offer a reasonable alternative. No cash alternative is available for any competition.

22. No correspondence can be entered into regarding the competition.

23. Red Sands Radio reserves the right to vary these rules and to suspend or cancel a competition if it is deemed reasonable and necessary.

24. In case of dispute, the decision of the Red Sands Radio judges is final.

25. These rules shall be governed in accordance with the laws of England.