Each week from June 22nd 2014 until 23rd November 2014, a vote will be run during Sunday Morning Live (BBC One, 10:00am to 11:00am).

Weekly vote

At the beginning of the show, a question will be read out by the presenter. Text lines will then open and viewers will be invited to express their view by texting either 'vote yes' or 'vote no' to the number: 81771. Texts will be charged at your standard message rate.

The vote will close at approximately 10:35am as announced on-air by the presenter. Vote opening and closing times may change, so please listen to announcements made during the show.

The result of the vote (what percentage of those who text in voted 'yes' and what percent voted 'no') will be announced at approximately 10:55am.

The result does not reflect the views of the BBC or the general public and is for interest only.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Viewers can take part only by texting 'vote yes' or 'vote no' to the following number: 81771. Texts will be charged at your standard message rate. Please seek the bill-payer's permission before voting.

  2. Any votes received outside the announced voting times, or with any wording different to the key words above, will not count but will still be charged.

  3. Each viewer can only register one vote. Only one vote will be accepted from each mobile telephone number.

  4. This is not a competition and there will be no prize or any other reward for anyone who registers a vote.

  5. The BBC reserves the right to disqualify entries or suspend voting if it has reasonable grounds to suspect that fraudulent voting has occurred or if it considers there has been any attempt to rig the voting. The BBC has the right to substitute an alternative selection method at its absolute discretion.

  6. If, for any reason, the voting methods fails, the vote may be suspended or a contingency plan may be actioned. In the unlikely event of a tie a contingency plan will be actioned.

  7. The BBC reserves the right to change these terms and conditions. The BBC reserves the right to change, cancel or suspend this vote at any time.

  8. The BBC, its sub-contractors, subsidiaries and/or agencies cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any other problem with any telephone network or line, system, server, provider, postal operator, provider or otherwise which may result in any vote being lost or not properly registered or recorded.

  9. Please note that any BBC staff member or anyone who is directly connected in any way with the production of the programme is not eligible to vote.

  10. The voting accords with the BBC Code of Conduct on Voting.

  11. The BBC will only collect your vote and phone number which will be handled in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The BBC will only use your personal details for the purposes of administering this competition and will over ever keep your personal information for as long as is necessary to fulfil those purposes. Please see the BBC Privacy Policy.

Online Vote Terms and Conditions

1. You can take part only by accessing the Sunday Morning Live home page

2. The vote will run each week from June 22nd 2014 until 23rd November 2014. Each of these weeks there will be a new vote, which will open at 2pm on Fridays and close at approximately 10.30am the following Sunday. The BBC reserves the right to change the open and close times and dates.

3. Any votes registered outside the announced voting times will not count. You may only vote once per week.

4. Online voting requires viewers to log into the page with their BBC iD. More information on BBC iD

5. The vote is not a competition and there will be no prize.

6. The BBC reserves the right to disqualify entries or suspend voting if it has reasonable grounds to suspect that fraudulent voting has occurred or if it considers there has been any attempt to rig the voting. The BBC has the right to substitute an alternative selection method at its absolute discretion.

7. If, for any reason, the online voting system fails, the vote may be suspended or a contingency plan may be actioned.

8. The BBC reserves the right to change, cancel or suspend the vote at any time.

9. The BBC cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction, or any other problem with any online system, server, provider or otherwise which may result in any vote being lost or not properly registered and recorded.

10. Please note that any BBC staff member or anyone who is directly connected with Sunday Morning Live is not eligible to vote.

11. This vote complies with the BBC's Code of Conduct for Competitions and Votes

12. The BBC will only use your personal data for the purposes of running this vote. The BBC complies with the Data Protection Act 1998, as amended. For more information please see the BBC Privacy Policy

13. These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of England and Wales.