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KUONI 2024

KUONI MARCH/APRIL 2024

All Radio Essex Competitions are in alinement with Radio Essex’s Competition Terms & Conditions.

Specific Rules

 

1.         Competition Start Date

1.1 The competition will open at 06:00 on 01/04/2024 as a premium text line competition.

1.2 The competition will close at 23:59 on 11/04/2024.

 

2.            Mechanic

2.1 Listeners will be asked to text the keyword "HOLIDAY" to 84902 and the answer to this following question for their chance to win the prize. The answer format must be ‘HOLIDAY X’ to enter the draw. Details of how to enter will also be featured on the Radio Essex website. Entries made using the website will count & will be charged.

‘What is the capital of Germany?’

  1. ‘BERLIN
  2. ‘BRUSSELS’
  3. ‘BUDAPEST’

2.2 There will be one winner chosen at random from all the correct answers on Friday 12/04/2024 at 08:00 to win the prize.

2.3 Entry into these Rounds requires a text to 84902 with an answer in the format of, ‘HOLIDAY X’. A correct entry does not confirm that you will be chosen to come on air to win the prize. From all the entrants with the correct answer across the week, one person at random using a computer-based system, will be selected to be called to air on the Friday 12/04/2024.

2.4 We reserve the right to select another entrant if you do not pick up our phone call. We will ring the entrant first selected to win three times before moving to select another if there is a failure to answer the call. If you fail to answer the phone three times, you waive your right to claim the prize in that round.

2.5 The competition is open on the 25/03/2024 at 06:00 and is open until 11/04/2024 at 23:59. The first mention of entering the competition on Radio Essex will be post 06:00 but still on 25/03/24.

2.6 Texts outside of these specific times may not count but may still be charged. During the active competition, you may enter a maximum of 8 times per day. The text limit is replenished every active day of the competition until the closing date.

2.7 Texts will enter a pool of correct answers that will accumulate across the competition. These texts become the pool from which we will pull from on the 12/04/24.

 

            3.         Premium Rate Text

3.1 Premium Rate Text competitions incur a fee That is charged to your mobile phone bill or deducted from your credit balance.

3.2 Premium Rate Services are only activated when you send a text to a 5-digit number. Radio Essex will clearly inform you when there is a charge attached to entering a competition.

3.2.1 Radio Essex’s Friday Payday is a premium rate text line competition with a charge of £2 plus your standard network rate. This charge is per text you send to a short code (5-digit number).

3.2.1 Radio Essex is also running a ‘Buy One Get One Free’ deal on the premium rate text line. You will be made aware of this via SMS from 84902 at your time of entry. This means one text will automatically give you a free entry (counting as a second entry). Bonus entries count as real entries.

3.3 Payment for your participation in this competition will come through your mobile phone provider. This may appear as two separate charges.

3.4 If you text to our short code while the competition is in-active with the keyword (stated by the on-air presenters), your entry will not count but you may still be charged.

3.5 For any charges that you query, please contact info@radioessex.com.

 

4.         Prize

4.1 One randomly selected entrant, who has correctly text to 84902 the answer to the selected question & answered the call from Radio Essex within 3 attempts, will receive an five-night stay in Greece from Kuoni UK, Der Touristik UK Ltd, Touristik House, One Dorking Office Park, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1HJ. This includes return economy flights & transfers. Terms and conditions for the accommodation part of the prize from Kuoni UK, Der Touristik UK Ltd, Touristik House, One Dorking Office Park, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1HJ.

The Prize as stated by KUONI:

 

The prize is 5-Night’s at Domes of Elounda, Autograph Collection for 2 people sharing an Entry level Room (according to guests’ occupancy) on a Half Board basis, including economy flights and return Transfers valid from 15th May 2024 – 31st October 2024. The type, style & contents of the hotel room will be subject to availability of the hotel & the winner’s specific chosen travel dates within the stated period of allowed travel. The prize cannot be taken in peak season, i.e., school holidays, Christmas, New Year and Easter.

  • The prize excludes travel insurance; the cost of any passports, visas, or travel documentation offered.
  • In the event of cancellation by the winner, for whatever reason, no alternative prize will be given.
  • The Promoter will not be held liable for a prize if it does not reach the winner for reasons beyond its reasonable control.
  • The winner uses the prize at their own risk.
  • The Promoter shall not be liable in any way for any failure, liability or breach by any third party in connection with this Prize Promotion or prize and accepts no responsibility for any loss, property damage or personal injury suffered by the winner relating to this Prize Promotion or the prize, except in the case of death or personal injury caused by Promoter’s negligence or fraudulent misrepresentation and, so far as permitted by law, the Promoter its associated companies and agents exclude responsibility and all liabilities arising for reasons beyond its control including any act or default of any third party supplier. Required for the prize winner to travel; airport transfers between the prize winner’s home and the departure airport; personal spending money; tips; or any food, drink, or activities not mentioned in the prize description. Any additional taxes, costs, and expenses incurred during the trip will be the responsibility of the prize winner.
  • It is the winner’s responsibility to check all visa, passport, travel insurance and health requirements are fulfilled.
  • The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and non-refundable. The prize for this Prize Promotion will be given to the winner as set out in these terms and conditions. The winner must accept the prize in that form. There is no cash alternative. No alternative will be given.

 

4.2 Prize will be negotiated with third party for dates of stay.

4.3 To claim the prize you must be able to send us proof of ID. Failure to do so can result in Radio Essex withdrawing the prize. Radio Essex reserve the right to do this.

4.4 Winners will be notified on the call & contacted by Radio Essex within 24 hours to discuss the next steps. Any concerns with your prize, you should contact info@radioessex.com or visit radioessex.com/claim-a-prize

4.5 The Promoter reserves the right to modify these rules, suspend or discontinue the Prize Promotion at any time, including without limitation where it is necessary to do so due to circumstances beyond its reasonable control or if it cannot be guaranteed that the Prize Promotion can be carried out correctly for technical or legal reasons or if the Promoter suspects that any person has been manipulating the administration of the Prize Promotion or has acted unethically in any other way.

4.6 The determination and decision of the publishers of the Promoter on all matters shall be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

4.7 The laws of England and Wales govern these terms and conditions.

 

            5.         Entering

5.1 You must be over 18 at the time of entry to the competition. Any entry below the age of 18 will not count but may still be charged.

5.2 You must be the bill payer or have the bill payer’s permission to enter this Radio Essex competition.

5.3 If you are an Exempt Individual (an employee, freelancer, contractor or in any way affiliated to Radio Essex or the Stockvale Group) you cannot enter. If you do enter, your entry will not count but may still be charged.

5.4 As this competition requires a phone call to take part in the ‘skill-based’ competition (a competition that requires a correct answer to win). If you have entered and are chosen as a potential ‘winner’, Radio Essex will attempt to ring you. After three failed attempts we will have to move on to another entrant & you forfeit your right to win the prize.

5.5 Entrants can enter up to eight times per day, excluding bonus entries that you accumulate with the Buy One Get One Free Deal Radio Essex are running.

5.6 PRIVACY POLICY/USE OF DATA: ONLY THE NAME AND THE CONTACT EMAIL ADDRESS OF THE PRIZE WINNER WILL BE PROVIDED TO THE PRIZE PROVIDER. The UK version of the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 which is part of UK law by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, as supplemented by the Data Protection Act 2018; provides a number of protections for use of your personal data. Any personal data collected from the Prize Winner and provided to Kuoni UK, Der Touristik UK Ltd. as the Prize Provider and Administrator of the Prize for redemption purposes shall be subject to our privacy policy stated in these T&C’s. The Prize Provider will only use the personal data of the prize winner and travel companion for the purposes of administrating the Prize redemption, unless the Prize winner and travel companion provide express consent signifying their agreement to any other processing or use of their personal data. For Prize redemption purposes the personal data collected from the Prize winner and travel companion will be shared with the Prize Provider’s reservations affiliate and the resort which are both located outside of the United Kingdom.

5.7 Entering into this competition is a soft opt-in to marketing from Radio Essex & Kuoni.

5.7 Employees and their immediate families of Radio Essex, Kuoni and their associated agencies or affiliated companies are not eligible to enter to win.

5.8 The Competition is open only to legal residents of the United Kingdom who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry (the “Entrants”).

5.9 Each entrant agrees and as a condition of possibly being awarded the Prize to release and hold harmless the Prize Provider and its affiliated companies and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and insurers from and against any and all claims, causes of action and/or liability for any injuries, illness, death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or entry into the competition or receipt or possession, use or misuse of the Prize or any element thereof.

5.10 The winner may be required to provide the Promoter with the form of proof of identity as Promoter in its sole discretion requests before receipt of any prize. Failure to produce sufficient evidence as to identity may result in disqualification.

5.11 No entries from agents, third parties, organised groups or entries automatically generated by computer will be accepted. No incomplete, illegible or corrupted entries will be accepted.  Failure to comply with any of these terms and conditions (including instructions) will disqualify any entrant from taking part in the Prize Promotion and the entry will be invalid. The Promoter retains sole discretion to refuse entrants the right to enter if it feels that these terms and conditions are not being complied with or for any valid and justifiable reason.

5.12 The Promoter reserves the right to disqualify any entrant and/or winner and/or amend these terms and conditions at any time in its absolute discretion.

5.13 Entrants indemnify the Promoter, its agents, employees, representatives, associates, affiliates, parent, and subsidiary companies against any and all claim, losses, costs, damages, liability and expenses arising out of the entrant’s breach of any of these terms and conditions.

5.14 Each entrant by entering this Prize Promotion expressly releases the Promoter, its affiliates, agents, employees, and directors from any claim, action, or demand arising out of or in connection with the Prize Promotion or their prize, if any.

5.15 The winner will be notified by email within 14 days of the Prize Promotion closing. The winner will be contacted using the email address provided at the time of entry. Once notified, the winner must reply within 10 days.

5.16 If the selected winner is unreachable, ineligible, disqualified, or fails to claim the prize within 10 days of notification being sent by the Promoter, that winner automatically forfeits the prize.

5.17 The Promoter’s decision in this Prize Promotion is final and legally binding and no correspondence will be entered into.

5.18 Any entry made giving another person’s (or a false) name or other dishonest information will be disqualified.

 

6.         COVID-19

6.1 Health & Safety: The health and safety of our guests is our number one priority, and the Hotel reserves the right to implement or modify health protocols, policies and procedures at any time as needed, in keeping with public health guidance and applicable law.

6.2 Guests are responsible for checking the travel and entry protocols for the destination that they are travelling to before they depart and ensuring that they fully understand and comply with any such protocols. For example, some destinations may require all guests to be fully vaccinated and/or to obtain a negative PCR Covid-19 test a certain number of days pre-travel and post travel, to return to your original destination. Please visit the UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (“FCDO”) website before travel and check the official Government website for the country you’re visiting for all pre and post travel protocols.  shall not be responsible for any additional costs incurred for any required test or any other pre-travel or post-travel requirements.

6.3 Compliance With Government Entities: Kuoni UK, Der Touristik UK Ltd, Touristik House, One Dorking Office Park, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1HJ and/or any of its related entities shall have the right to comply with any and all orders, recommendations, or directions whatsoever given by any government entity or by persons purporting to act with such authority, and such compliance shall not be deemed a breach of any agreement or any agreement entitling the guests to assert any claim for liability, compensation or refund.

6.4 All guests are required to provide evidence of comprehensive travel insurance before reservations are made for travel. Kuoni UK, Der Touristik UK Ltd, Touristik House, One Dorking Office Park, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1HJ will not provide comprehensive travel insurance.

 

            6.         Other Terms & Conditions

6.1 THIS SECTION PROVIDES FOR THE EXCLUSIVE RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES THROUGH INDIVIDUAL LEGAL ACTION AND SUPERSEDES ANY LAW ENTITLING GUEST TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION. THIS CLASS ACTION WAIVER PRECLUDES GUEST FROM PARTICIPATING IN OR BEING REPRESENTED IN ANY CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION REGARDING ANY CLAIM BROUGHT UNDER AS A RESULT OF ANY AGREEMENT. EVEN IF APPLICABLE LAW PROVIDES OTHERWISE, GUEST AGREES THAT ANY ARBITRATION OR LAWSUIT AGAINST ANY ENTITY UNDER KUONI UK WHATSOEVER SHALL BE LITIGATED BY GUEST INDIVIDUALLY AND NOT AS A MEMBER OF ANY CLASS OR AS PART OF A CLASS ACTION, AND GUEST EXPRESSLY AGREES TO WAIVE AUTHORITY TO ARBITRATE CLAIMS ON A CLASS ACTION BASIS. IF GUEST'S CLAIM IS SUBJECT TO LEGAL PROCEEDING UNDER FOREIGN SELECTION AND CHOICE OF LAW PROVISIONS OF THE ACCOMMODATIONS, AMENITIES, TRANSPORATION AND OTHER PRODUCTS OR SERVICES TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

6.2 PROCEEDING OF ANY DISPUTES BETWEEN THE PARTIES AND IS NON-SEVERABLE FROM THE AGREEMENT TO ANY CLAIMS HEREIN. THE VALIDITY AND EFFECT OF THIS CLASS ACTION WAIVER MAY BE DETERMINED ONLY BY A JUDGE OR COURT OF LAW. GUEST AGREES THAT THIS SECTION SHALL NOT BE SEVERABLE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES FROM THE FORUM SELECTION AND CHOICE OF LAW PROVISION SET FORTH IN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Guest agrees that the parties referenced in FOREIGN SELECTION AND CHOICE OF LAW PROVISIONS OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS that may be the subject of any claim by Guest can receive immediate judicial assistance to enforce this class action waiver.

6.3 Entrants should check the Gov.co.uk website for travel advice and other information prior to entering the competition.

            7.         Publicity and Personal Data

7.1 All personal data submitted by an entrant in connection with this Prize Promotion is submitted voluntarily. All personal data collected from entrants will be used by the Promoter for the purpose of administering the Prize Promotion and by entering this Prize Promotion, entrants consent to Promoter using this information to contact them in respect of the prize. 

7.2 Entrants may consent to receive Kuoni email newsletters containing the latest travel features, events, competitions, and offers, by ticking the relevant box on the entry form. 

7.3 If at a later stage, you wish to withdraw your consent to receive such materials please select the “unsubscribe” link which can be found on the Kuoni newsletters. Further information about how the information gathered will be held is available from the Promoter’s privacy policy.

7.4 Entrants may also consent to receive direct marketing communications from Kuoni Partners and/or the prize providers by ticking the relevant boxes on the entry form. If you consent to such marketing your information will be processed in accordance with the privacy policies specified with the relevant tick box on the entry form.

7.5 You are under no obligation to consent to emails or direct marketing material and this in no way affects your eligibility to still enter the Prize Promotion.

            8.         Other Terms & Conditions

8.1 You must also comply with the Radio Essex Competition Terms & Conditions to participate in this competition.

8.2 Radio Essex will act in line with the Radio Essex Competition Terms & Conditions.

8.3 You must comply with Kuoni UK, Der Touristik UK Ltd, Touristik House, One Dorking Office Park, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1HJ T&C’s.

 

 

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