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All tickets ("Tickets") sold by the BME or our agents for the BME exhibition are subject to the following Terms and Conditions. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully.
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The British Music Experience Website Prize Draw (the "Prize Draw") Terms and Conditions
AEG Live, of The Studio, The O2, London SE10 0DX, is the promoter of this Prize Draw ("AEG"). Subject to these Terms and Conditions, winners of each Prize Draw ("Winner(s)") shall be entitled to two (2) free tickets to an event as stipulated in the announcement on twitter by the British Music Experience (www.twitter.com/TheBME) (the "Prize"). Winners will be required to enter into separate terms and conditions of use in respect of the Prize, and the Prize will only be valid and available for acceptance by the Winner for a period of 7 days from the date that the Winner has been notified that he/she has won the Prize.
1. This Prize Draw is open to anyone aged at least 18 years who are UK residents, excluding employees of AEG, or any of its subsidiary companies, their families, agents or anyone else connected with this promotion. No third party entries, multiple entries or entries submitted by agents will be accepted. AEG reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants. AEG may require such information as it considers reasonably necessary for the purpose of verifying the eligibility of an entry and the Prize may be withheld until and unless AEG (in its sole discretion) is satisfied with the verification.
2. Entries are made by the entrant “Retweeting” a message and following the British Music Experience twitter account (www.twitter.com/TheBME) . Only one entry per person is permitted. Entries not complying with these Terms and Conditions will be invalid. All entries will be considered if received between the announcement of the competition and closure of the competition. The winner will be chosen via a random draw of all the valid entries received during the competition being open.
3. The Prize Draw shall take place when decided and will remain open until closed by AEG at its sole discretion.
4. The instructions provided at the point of entry form part of the Terms and Conditions of this Prize Draw, and in the event of a conflict, these Terms and Conditions take precedence.
5. The Winner(s) will be selected at random from all eligible entries received. Each Winner will be notified within 24 hours from the date of the Prize Draw by Direct Message on twitter. The Prize is awarded conditionally upon acceptance and if a Winner is unable to be contacted after a reasonable period, or if any Prize is unclaimed for 7 days or declined within a reasonable period, the Prize shall be deemed as unclaimed or unaccepted and a supplementary Winner may be drawn at AEG's discretion.
6. AEG will not be responsible for any inability of a prize Winner to take up the specified Prize.
7. As the Prize requires attendance at The O2, the Winner and any permitted companions will be solely responsible for travel to and from The O2 and all other expenses. AEG assumes no responsibility and is not liable for any costs, charges or expenses which Winners may be required to pay at any time in connection with a Prize.
8. AEG reserves the right to provide substitute prize(s) of similar value in the event that the specified Prize is unavailable for reasons beyond its control. Cash or credit alternatives will not be offered. None of the prizes are transferable.
9. AEG accepts no responsibility for incorrectly completed, lost or delayed entries, notices, acceptances, tickets or other documents related to the Prize.
10. In the event of fraud, abuse, and/or an error affecting the proper operation of this Prize Draw, including the allocation of more prizes than are available, AEG reserves the right to end or suspend the Prize Draw; amend these Terms and Conditions; declare void the notification of Winner(s); and/or to allocate available prizes by conducting a simple draw from all wrongly allocated Winners.
11. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid by any law, rule, order or regulation of any government, or by the final determination of any court of a competent jurisdiction, such invalidity shall not affect the enforceability of any other provisions not held to be invalid.
12. The Winner(s) may be required to participate in publicity connected with this Prize Draw and it is a condition of entry that the Winner(s) agree to their name and country of residence being made publicly available if they win.
13. Entrants' data will be collected, stored and processed for the purposes of administering and assessing this Prize Draw. As the Prize includes tickets to an event then for the purpose of administering the ticket allocation, AEG reserves the right to exchange information and data regarding tickets and applications with third party ticket providers and/or service providers.
14. AEG's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
15. AEG reserves the right to suspend, cancel or amend the promotion and/or review and revise these Terms and Conditions at any time without giving prior notice and by continuing to take part in the promotion subsequent to any revision of these Terms and Conditions, entrants shall be deemed to have agreed to any such new or amended terms.
16. As a Winner, you will release AEG and its affiliates, partners and employees from any and all liability, claims, demands, and causes of action for personal injury and or damage, theft, or loss suffered in connection with this competition or the use or acceptance of the Prize or any portion thereof save where due to the negligence of AEG or its affiliates, partners and employees.
17. This promotion is governed by English Law and is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.