Christmas Competitions

Celebrate Christmas with the RSPB. We're giving away prizes through our Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Facebook Advent Calendar Competition Terms and Conditions

Facebook Advent Calendar Competition

We have 24 prizes to give away in a competition that will run on our RSPB Love Nature Facebook page.

We will run the competition every day from Sunday 1st December until Tuesday 24th December to cover the whole lead up to Christmas.

To enter the competition, entrants must comment like the post, share it, and comment and then an entrant will be picked at random from the total.

 

Rules
1. This competition is open to all UK residents aged over 18, except any employee of or person directly connected with the RSPB and their immediate family members. Proof of age may be required.
2. The competition is free to enter and no purchase is necessary.
3. All entries must be submitted by commenting on the post that will be posted within the RSPB social media channel, RSPB Love Nature Facebook. Entries must be submitted using the comments section of the post.
4. The Competition will be posted every day on 1st December until 24th December. The RSPB must receive entries by 4:30pm on each day’s post. Any entry which is late, incomplete or inappropriate will be deemed invalid at the discretion of the RSPB.
5. The RSPB accepts no responsibility for any technical failure, malfunction or any other problem with any server, internet access system or otherwise which may result in any entry being lost, corrupted or not properly registered or recorded. No responsibility will be taken for damaged or lost entries.
6. The judges shall put all the entries into a random name picker and one winner will be selected. The judges’ decisions shall be final. No correspondence regarding the results will be entered into.
7. The winner shall receive the specific prize for that day’s competition:
£500 Parkdean voucher 24th
£50 Voucher 23rd
50cl Secret Herb Garden Wild gin 22nd
Lorna Syson - cushion and card/wrap selection 21st
£250 Holiday Cottages voucher 20th
RSPB Premium feeder station special offer 19th
Gallery bird table with suet cakes 18th
RSPB Avocet® binoculars 8 X 42 17th
Artisan Bird Nesters 16th
Eco living hamper 15th
Catherine Zoraida jewellery - swallow pendant and stud earrings 14th
Gothic window feeder with 1kg buggy nibbles 13th
Famous Grouse Hamper 12th
Hedgehog house bundle 11th
Christmas jumper for Christmas jumper day - will need to request size for winner 10th
Coffee break bird watch hamper 9th
ID chart bundle plus handbook 8th
Ramsey Gin 500ml bottle 7th
Puffin Jr Binoculars with Nature Guide Birds 6th
Silhouette classic nestbox & bird bath 5th
T-Shirt and tote bundle 4th
Darth Wader T-Shirt (M and L size only) and £100 voucher Black 3rd
x2 2.25L boxes of When in Rome Wine and £80 worth of Divine Chocolate 2nd
The Good life Book 1st

8. The winner will be notified by a direct message from RSPB Love Nature Facebook. They must respond by providing a postal address to purchasing@rspb.org.uk to claim their prize. Once this has been confirmed the RSPB will send the winner their prize within 5 days and this information will be deleted. If a winner does not respond with this information within 5 days of being notified by the RSPB then they will forfeit their prize and a replacement winner will be selected from the other applicants.
9. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and no cash alternative is offered.
10. The RSPB accepts no responsibility for loss or damage to the prize which may occur during delivery to the winner’s address.
11. The prizes are provided by: Parkdean Resorts One Gosforth Park Way Gosforth Business Park Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 8ET, Ecotalk Limited, Lion House, Rowcroft, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 3BY. Weird Fish Ltd, Unit 15, Miller Court
Severn Drive, Tewkesbury Business Park, Tewkesbury GL20 8DN. RSPB: The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 2DL. The Famous Grouse Team, 100 Queen Street, Glasgow, G1 3DN. The Travel Chapter Limited, Travel Chapter House, Gammaton Road Bideford EX39 4DF. Secret Herb Garden 32A Old Pentland Road, Lothianburn, EH10 7EA.

The prizes may therefore be subject to further terms and conditions imposed by their supplier. The RSPB reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if necessary.
12. With the winner’s permission by private message, the winner's name will be announced at 5pm when the competition ends on RSPB Love Nature Facebook page.
13. Full copyright title remains with the author/owner of any entry. Please see the full Terms and Conditions below.
14. The RSPB reserves the right to refuse entry or to refuse to award the prize to anyone in breach of the Rules or the Terms and Conditions or the spirit of the Rules or the Terms and Conditions.

 

Terms and Conditions
1. By submitting your entry to the RSPB, you agree to be legally bound by the Rules and these Terms and Conditions.
2. The RSPB reserves the right to hold void, cancel, suspend, or amend the promotion where it becomes necessary to do so.
3. Any entry must be your original work and it must not infringe the rights of third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal or proprietary rights.
4. Full copyright title shall be retained by the author of any entry. By submitting any entry to the RSPB, you agree to grant the RSPB a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licensable right and worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display and exercise all publicity rights with respect to your entry, and/or to incorporate your entry in other works, in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your entry, and in accordance with privacy restrictions set out in the RSPB’s Privacy Policy.
5. By submitting an entry, you agree to waive any moral rights contained in your entry. Any entry you provide shall be non-confidential.
6. By submitting an entry, you agree the RSPB may use the material for any purpose and in any way it chooses, including, but not limited to, marketing, publicity, advertising and presentations.
7. The RSPB (including its subsidiaries, agents or distributors) shall not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage or for any costs, claims or demands of any nature whatsoever arising directly or indirectly out of the use of your entry or any part thereof.
8. Insofar as is permitted by law, the RSPB, its subsidiaries, agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept 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 the RSPB, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
9. You agree to indemnify the RSPB (and its subsidiaries) against any claim from any third party for any breach of the Rules or these Terms and Conditions.
10. The RSPB reserves the right to update these Terms and Conditions from time to time and any updated version will be effective as soon as it is published on the RSPB Love Nature Facebook page.
11. The winner may be requested to participate in publicity related to the prize draw which may include the publication of their name and photograph in any media, you agree that your personal date may be used for this.
12. Any entry you provide shall be non-confidential.
13. The RSPB take your privacy very seriously; we will only use your personal information in accordance with the terms of RSPB’s Privacy Policy (available here: www.rspb.org.uk/privacypolicy). Personal data supplied during the course of this promotion will be passed on to third party suppliers only insofar as required for the fulfilment/deliver/arrangement of the prize. By submitting an entry, you acknowledge and agree that you have read and accept the terms of our Privacy Policy and these Terms and Conditions.
14. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook.
15. In using Facebook, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by Facebook’s Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.
16. This competition is governed by English law and English Courts have exclusive jurisdiction.
17. The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (the RSPB) is a registered charity in England & Wales no. 207076 and in Scotland no. SC037654 whose registered address is at The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire SG19 2DL.

Instagram Advent Calendar Competition Terms and Conditions

Instagram Advent Calendar Competition

We have 24 prizes to give away in a competition that will run on our rspb_love_nature Instagram page.
We will run the competition every day from Tuesday 1st December until Thursday 24th December to cover the whole lead up to Christmas.
To enter the competition, entrants must follow the directions given in each individual post. A winner will be picked at random from the total.


Rules
1. This competition is open to all UK residents aged over 18, except any employee of or person directly connected with the RSPB and their immediate family members. Proof of age may be required.
2. The competition is free to enter and no purchase is necessary.
3. All entries must be submitted by commenting on the post that will be posted within the RSPB social media channel, rspb_love_nature Instagram. Entries must be submitted using the comments section of the post.
4. The Competition will be posted every day on 1st December until 24th December. The RSPB will close entries the day after the post. Any entry which is late, incomplete or inappropriate will be deemed invalid at the discretion of the RSPB.
5. The RSPB accepts no responsibility for any technical failure, malfunction or any other problem with any server, internet access system or otherwise which may result in any entry being lost, corrupted or not properly registered or recorded. No responsibility will be taken for damaged or lost entries.
6. The judges shall put all the entries into a random name picker and one winner will be selected. The judges’ decisions shall be final. No correspondence regarding the results will be entered into.
7. The winner shall receive the specific prize for that day’s competition:

24th - Secret Herb Garden will donate a 50cl bottle of Wild Gin

23rd - Gallery bird table with suet cakes

22nd - Bottle of Single Pot Still, 12 Year Old, Irish Whiskey and goodies

21st - Lorna Syson X1 cushion grey long tailed tit

Lorna Syson X2 greeting card grey long tailed tit

Lorna Syson X2 wrapping paper grey long tailed tit

20th - £250 Hoiday Cottages voucher

19th - Bloomsbury offer - 10 Spotlight Series Books: Kingfishers; Ducks and Geese; Snakes; Owls; Foxes; Frogs and Toads; Sparrows; Ospreys; Otters and Robins

18th - £50 voucher (last day for orders promote)

17th - Puffin Jr Binoculars with Nature Guide Birds

16th - Hug rug Swallows Door Mat

15th - Eco living hamper

14th - Catherine Zoraida jewellery - Swallow Hoop Earings

13th - Gothic window feeder with 1.8kg favourites blend

12th - Hamper of whisky flavoured foods

11th - RSPB Avocet jacket

10th - Hedgehog house bundle

9th - Coffee break bird watch hamper

8th - Bee home & Bee ID chart

7th - Ramsey Gin 500ml bottle

6th - RSPB Avocet® binoculars 8 X 42

5th - Silhouette classic nestbox & bird bath

4th - "T-shirt & tote bundle

3rd - Grey Quack to the Future T-Shirt (Medium size only) and £50 voucher

2nd - 2 x 2.25L boxes of When In Rome Wine PLUS £80 worth of Divine Chocolate (customer vouchers to order/select their own options direct)

1st - Games bundle - monopoly, guess who and top trumps

8. The winner will be notified by a direct message from rspb_love_nature Instagram page. They must respond by providing a postal address and any other requested information to facebook@rspb.org.uk to claim their prize. Once this has been confirmed the RSPB will send the winner their prize within 5 days and this information will be deleted. If a winner does not respond with this information within 5 days of being notified by the RSPB then they will forfeit their prize and a replacement winner will be selected from the other applicants.
9. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and no cash alternative is offered.
10. The RSPB accepts no responsibility for loss or damage to the prize which may occur during delivery to the winner’s address.
11. The prizes may be subject to further terms and conditions imposed by their supplier. The RSPB reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if necessary.
12. With the winner’s permission by private message, the winner's name may be announced on the rspb_love_nature Instagram page.
13. Full copyright title remains with the author/owner of any entry. Please see the full Terms and Conditions below.
14. The RSPB reserves the right to refuse entry or to refuse to award the prize to anyone in breach of the Rules or the Terms and Conditions or the spirit of the Rules or the Terms and Conditions.


Terms and Conditions
1. By submitting your entry to the RSPB, you agree to be legally bound by the Rules and these Terms and Conditions.
2. The RSPB reserves the right to hold void, cancel, suspend, or amend the promotion where it becomes necessary to do so.
3. Any entry must be your original work and it must not infringe the rights of third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal or proprietary rights.
4. Full copyright title shall be retained by the author of any entry. By submitting any entry to the RSPB, you agree to grant the RSPB a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licensable right and worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display and exercise all publicity rights with respect to your entry, and/or to incorporate your entry in other works, in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your entry, and in accordance with privacy restrictions set out in the RSPB’s Privacy Policy.
5. By submitting an entry, you agree to waive any moral rights contained in your entry. Any entry you provide shall be non-confidential.
6. By submitting an entry, you agree the RSPB may use the material for any purpose and in any way it chooses, including, but not limited to, marketing, publicity, advertising and presentations.
7. The RSPB (including its subsidiaries, agents or distributors) shall not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage or for any costs, claims or demands of any nature whatsoever arising directly or indirectly out of the use of your entry or any part thereof.

8. Insofar as is permitted by law, the RSPB, its subsidiaries, agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept 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 the RSPB, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
9. You agree to indemnify the RSPB (and its subsidiaries) against any claim from any third party for any breach of the Rules or these Terms and Conditions.
10. The RSPB reserves the right to update these Terms and Conditions from time to time and any updated version will be effective as soon as it is published.
11. The winner may be requested to participate in publicity related to the prize draw which may include the publication of their name and photograph in any media, you agree that your personal date may be used for this.
12. Any entry you provide shall be non-confidential.
13. The RSPB take your privacy very seriously; we will only use your personal information in accordance with the terms of RSPB’s Privacy Policy (available here: www.rspb.org.uk/privacypolicy). Personal data supplied during the course of this promotion will be passed on to third party suppliers only insofar as required for the fulfilment/deliver/arrangement of the prize. . By submitting an entry, you acknowledge and agree that you have read and accept the terms of our Privacy Policy and these Terms and Conditions.
14. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram.
15. In using Instagram, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by Instagram’s Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.
16. This competition is governed by English law and English Courts have exclusive jurisdiction.
17. The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (the RSPB) is a registered charity in England & Wales no. 207076 and in Scotland no. SC037654 whose registered address is at The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire SG19 2DL.

 

Twitter Christmas Caption Competition Terms and Conditions

We have 4 prizes to give away in a competition that will run on our RSPB Nature’s Voice Twitter account.
We will run the competition every Tuesday in December on the following dates, 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th.
To enter the competition, entrants must reply to the relevant social media post (‘tweet’) from the RSPB Nature’s Voice twitter account with their suggested caption and the judges will choose the best one.

Rules
1. This competition is open to all UK residents aged over 18, except any employee of or person directly connected with the RSPB and their immediate family members. Proof of age will be required.
2. The competition is free to enter and no purchase is necessary.
3. All entries must be submitted by replying to the relevant competition tweet posted by RSPB Nature’s Voice Twitter.
4. The competition post will be posted on 3rd December, 10th December, 17th December and 24th December. The RSPB must receive entries by 11:59pm on the same day following each post. Any entry which is late, incomplete or inappropriate will be deemed invalid at the discretion of the RSPB.
5. The RSPB accepts no responsibility for any technical failure, malfunction or any other problem with any server, internet access system or otherwise which may result in any entry being lost, corrupted or not properly registered or recorded. No responsibility will be taken for damaged or lost entries.
6. The judges shall assess the entries and one winner will be selected per competition. The judges’ decisions shall be final. No correspondence regarding the results will be entered into.
The winner shall receive the specific prize for that day’s competition:
• Suet cracker – 3rd December
• Classic apex nest box – 10th December
• Window feeder starter pack – 17th December
• Bumper bird food gift box – 24th December

7. The winner will be notified by a direct message from RSPB Nature’s Voice Twitter. The entrant must respond by providing a postal address to facebook@rspb.org.uk to claim their prize. Once this has been confirmed the RSPB will send the winner their prize directly within 5 days of becoming aware of the winner’s address and then this address deleted. If a winner does not respond with this information, within 5 days of being notified by the RSPB, then they will forfeit their prize and a replacement winner will be selected from the other applicants.
8. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and no cash alternative is offered. The RSPB reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if necessary.
9. The RSPB accepts no responsibility for loss or damage to the prize which may occur during delivery to the winner’s address.
10. The prizes are provided by: RSPB: The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 2DL
11. The winner's name will be announced, if we have their consent by private message, the following day when the captions have all been collated and judged from the RSPB Nature’s Voice Twitter page.
12. Full copyright title remains with the author/owner of any entry. Please see the full Terms and Conditions below.
13. The RSPB reserves the right to refuse entry or to refuse to award the prize to anyone in breach of the Rules or the Terms and Conditions or the spirit of the Rules or the Terms and Conditions.

Terms and Conditions

1. By submitting your entry to the RSPB, you agree to be legally bound by the Rules and these Terms and Conditions.
2. The RSPB reserves the right to hold void, cancel, suspend, or amend the promotion where it becomes necessary to do so.
3. Any entry must be your original work and it must not infringe the rights of third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal or proprietary rights.
4. Full copyright title shall be retained by the author of any entry. By submitting any entry to the RSPB, you agree to grant the RSPB a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licensable right and worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display and exercise all publicity rights with respect to your entry, and/or to incorporate your entry in other works, in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your entry, and in accordance with privacy restrictions set out in the RSPB’s Privacy Policy.
5. By submitting an entry, you agree to waive any moral rights contained in your entry. Any entry you provide shall be non-confidential.
6. By submitting an entry, you agree the RSPB may use the material for any purpose and in any way it chooses, including, but not limited to, marketing, publicity, advertising and presentations.
7. The RSPB (including its subsidiaries, agents or distributors) shall not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage or for any costs, claims or demands of any nature whatsoever arising directly or indirectly out of the use of your entry or any part thereof.

8. Insofar as is permitted by law, the RSPB, its subsidiaries, agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept 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 the RSPB, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
9. You agree to indemnify the RSPB (and its subsidiaries) against any claim from any third party for any breach of the Rules or these Terms and Conditions.
10. The RSPB reserves the right to update these Terms and Conditions from time to time and any updated version will be effective as soon as it is published on RSPB Nature’s Voice Twitter, you agree that your personal data may be used for this purpose.
11. The winner may be requested to participate in publicity related to the prize draw which may include the publication of their name and photograph in any media.
12. Any entry you provide shall be non-confidential.
13. The RSPB take your privacy very seriously; we will only use your personal information in accordance with the terms of RSPB’s Privacy Policy (available here: www.rspb.org.uk/privacypolicy). By submitting an entry, you acknowledge and agree that you have read and accept the terms of our Privacy Policy and these Terms and Conditions.
14. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter. In using Twitter, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by Twitter’s Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy
15. This competition is governed by English law and English Courts have exclusive jurisdiction.
16. The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (the RSPB) is a registered charity in England & Wales no. 207076 and in Scotland no. SC037654 whose registered address is at The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire SG19 2DL.