Joanna Trollope launch party competition

14 February 2017

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. By entering into this prize draw for an invitation for you and a friend to join Joanna Trollope for the launch of CITY OF FRIENDS at Daunt Books, 83 Marylebone High Street, London on Tuesday 21st February 2017 (6.30pm to 8pm). To enter, please comment on the competition Facebook post on the Joanna Trollope Facebook page. (“Promotion”), you agree that you have read these terms and that you agree to them. Failure to comply with these terms and conditions may result in your disqualification from the Promotion.

1. This Promotion is run by Pan Macmillan a trading division of Macmillan Publishers International Limited a company registered in England with registered number 02063302 and registered office at Cromwell Place, Hampshire International Business Park, Lime Tree Way, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG24 8YJ  (“Promoter”).

2. To enter this Promotion you must be: (a) a resident of the United Kingdom; and (b) aged 18 years old or over at the time of entry.

3. This Promotion is not open to directors or employees (or members of their immediate families) of Promoter or any subsidiary of Promoter. Promoter reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants.

4. The Promotion is open for entries between 12:01 am BST on Wednesday 22nd February 2017 and 11.59pm BST on Thursday 23rd February.

5. No purchase is necessary to enter this Promotion and will not increase your chances of winning.

6. You can enter this Promotion in the following way: to enter, simply comment on the Facebook post on the Joanna Trollope Facebook page by tagging the name of the friend you would like to share this prize with.

7. Only one entry per eligible person. Multiple entries will be deemed to be invalid and may lead to disqualification.

8. Promoter accepts no responsibility for any entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted or fail to reach Promoter by the closing date for any reason. Proof of posting or sending is not proof of receipt. Entries via agents or third parties are invalid. No other form of entry is permitted. Please keep a copy of your entry as we will be unable to return entries or provide copies.   

9. The prize for the Promotion consists of the following: an invitation for you and a friend to join Joanna Trollope for the launch of CITY OF FRIENDS at Daunt Books, 83 Marylebone High Street, London, W1U 4QW on Tuesday 21st February (6.30pm to 8pm). Travel and other expenses will not be covered.

10. The prizes shall be awarded as follows: The 15 winning entries will be selected at random from the entries received in accordance with these terms and conditions by a member of the AuthorProfile team, whose decision will be final. 

11.  Ownership of entries: You confirm that your entry is your own original work, is not defamatory and does not infringe any laws, including privacy laws, whether of the UK or elsewhere, or any rights of any third party, that no other person was involved in the creation of your entry, that you have the right to give Promoter and its respective licensees permission to use it for the purposes specified herein, that you have the consent of anyone who is identifiable in your contribution or the consent of their parent, guardian or carer if they are under 18 (or the applicable age of majority), it is lawful for you to enter and that you agree not to transfer files which contain viruses or any other harmful programs.

12. The winner(s) of the Promotion shall be notified as follows: The winner(s) will be published on the Joanna trollope Facebook page on Friday 24th February 2017. The Winner may see their name posted on the Joanna Trollope website and possibly other websites, Facebook pages and Twitter accounts.

13. The winner(s) will be required to confirm acceptance of the prize within 4 days and may be required to complete and return an eligibility form stating their age and residency details, among other details. Promoter will endeavour to ensure that winner(s) receive their prizes within 4 days of the date they confirm acceptance of the prize.  If a winner does not accept the prize within 4 days of being notified, they will forfeit their prize and Promoter reserves the right to choose another winner(s). Promoter’s decision is final and Promoter reserves the right not to correspond on any matter.

14. The name, region of residence and likeness of the winners may be used by Promoter for reasonable post-event publicity in any form including on Promoters website and social media pages at no cost.

15. The winner’s names will be posted on the Joanna Trollope Facebook page on Friday 24th February 2017.

16. Promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend these Terms and Conditions or change the Prize (to one of equal or greater value) as required by the circumstances. No cash equivalent to the Prize is available.

17. All personal data submitted by entrants is subject to and will be treated in a manner consistent with Promoter’s Privacy Policy accessible at  By participating in this Promotion, entrants hereby agree that Promoter may collect and use their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted the Promoter Privacy Policy. 

18. Promoter may at its sole discretion disqualify any entrant found to be tampering or interfering with the entry process or operation of the website, or to be acting in any manner deemed to be disruptive of or prejudicial to the operation or administration of the Promotion.

19. Other than for death or personal injury arising from negligence of the Promoter, so far as is permitted by law, the Promoter hereby excludes all liability for any loss, damage, cost and expense, whether direct or indirect, howsoever caused in connection with the Promotion or any aspect of the Prize. All activities are undertaken at the entrants own risk. Your legal rights as a consumer are not affected. 

20. These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Disputes arising in connection with this Agreement shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.