Competition Terms & Conditions

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Terms & Conditions of the competition

It is important you read the terms & conditions as you agree to these when you sign the application form:

  • The competition is open to students at school or college in years 7 - 13 (age 11-18)
  • All entries must be accompanied by an application form signed by the entrant, a parent or guardian & a textiles teacher (or D&T teacher if there is no textiles teacher). 
  • By signing the application form all parties are agreeing to bind by the terms & conditions listed below
  • The closing date for entries is Monday 1st August 2017 & this is subject to change without prior notice
  • The main prize of a sewing machine is for the school the winning student attends & not the student. A different prize of lesser value will be awarded to the student. 
  • Runner up & teacher prizes will be awarded at the judges discretion
  • There is no charge to enter the competition
  • Entries must meet the criteria listed in the competition information
  • Entries are non returnable
  • Entrants are responsible for delivering their work & receipt of entries can’t be acknowledged. If proof of receipt is required it is advised entries are sent by Royal Mail ‘Signed For’ or ‘Special Delivery Guaranteed’ 
  • Prizes are non transferable & there are no cash or alternative prizes
  • If the advertised prize is not available an alternative prize will be offered
  • There are no limits to the number of entries from individuals
  • The judge’s decision is final & no correspondence will be entered into
  • The prize must be claimed within one month of the winner being notified
  • The organisers can use the entries for any purpose without payment, including for research, advertising, display, in magazines & books & to raise money for charity
  • Signing the application form gives permission for an entrant’s photo, name, age, school & details to be mentioned in any advertising, displays, articles & books or any other format used by the organisers. 
  • Details of teachers & schools will be added to the mailing list for a weekly D&T newsletter. This can easily be unsubscribed to. 
  • Student, school & teacher details will only be used by Julie Boyd & the competition sponsors & won’t be shared with anyone else
  • Terms & conditions & application criteria can be reviewed & changed at any time by the organisers without notice
  • The competition is open to UK mainland entrants only. Entries outside the UK mainland  are accepted but these won’t be entered into the official competition and they can’t win any of the prizes. If any outstanding entries from outside of the UK mainland are received they will be acknowledged by being featured on the website as a separate part of the competition. 


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