1Xtra Live 2013 on-air competition
Terms and Conditions
1. Entry is open to all residents of the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man except BBC employees or those of its affiliates and their close relatives or any person connected to the competition. Entrants under 16 will need parental permission to call. Entrants must be 14 or over to attend the event. If entrants are under 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult (aged 18 or over) if they win. Entrants must be able to attend the 1Xtra Live event. Proof of age, identity, parental permission and eligibility may be requested.
2. From Monday 30th September 2013 to Sunday 6th October 2013 the competition will run up to twice a day. When the competition runs, The DJ will read out a qualifying question on-air and listeners will be invited to call in with the correct answer. There will be a different question on each round of the competition.
3. To enter the competition listeners must call 03704 121111. Please listen carefully to on-air announcements. Listeners cannot enter by any other method. Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles will apply.
4. Listeners should only call to enter during the times announced on-air. Calls received outside the announced times will not be registered but may still be charged. Entrants must ensure they obtain the bill-payer’s consent before entering. Only one (1) entry is allowed per listener during each round.
5. Callers will be asked the answer to the on-air question. If the caller answers correctly, a short interview will take place, ensuring compliance with eligibility and availability requirements. The best two callers demonstrating their love and knowledge of 1Xtra and desire to attend 1Xtra Live will be put through to play head to head on air.
7. Should they be selected to take part in the on-air competition, entrants must ensure that they are available on the telephone number provided to take the call from the production team. If an entrant is not available after reasonable attempts by the production team, the next best entrant from that selection round will go forward.
8. There will be two rounds in the on-air competition. Round one will consist of each entrant having to answer as many true or false questions correctly in 30 seconds. The entrant getting the most correct will play first for the tickets in the second round.
In round 2, entrants will get to choose a numbered box between 1 and 5. One of the boxes contains the prize. If the entrant going first doesn’t select the box containing the prize, the other entrant gets to pick a numbered box. This alternates until the box containing the prize is chosen.
9. The BBC’s decision as to the winners is final. No correspondence relating to the competition will be entered into.
10. Entrants who have taken part on-air are excluded from re-entering the competition.
11. If all contestants fail to win the prizes, the production team may implement any contingencies at its discretion. These may include but is not limited to: reverting to another entrant to take part in the on air competition, re-opening the competition line or playing the competition in shows other than those listed above.
12. The prize consists of 4 tickets to the 1Xtra Live at the venue of the winner’s choice. There is no cash alternative and the prize cannot be sold or transferred in any circumstances. For the avoidance of doubt the Prize does not include travel, accommodation or any other expense, cost or fee.
13. The BBC will not be responsible for any failure by the ticket holders to gain entry or re-entry to the event due to the behaviour of the ticket holder or their failure to meet the admission requirements of the event, including minimum age of the ticket holders. Ticket holders are responsible for checking admission requirements to the venue. Further information can be found at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/1Z8cyS1DVVmdHMxH9hTnwCT/event-ticket-and-venue-faqs.
Please note winners / guests aged under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult (aged 18 years or over).
14. Entrants must agree to take part in any post-competition publicity if required.
15. The BBC reserves the right to: (i) amend these terms and conditions, including but not limited to, and varying the competition opening and closing times; (ii) disqualify any entrant who breaches the rules or has acted fraudulently in any way; (iii) withdraw or substitute any prize, at any stage, should any winner or their guest exhibit inappropriate or dangerous behaviour (including, but not limited to being under the influence of alcohol, illegal drugs or chemical substances or causing a nuisance) while on-air, attending BBC premises or where the prize includes attendance to an event and; (iv) cancel the competition, at any stage, if in its opinion it is deemed necessary or if circumstances arise outside its control.
16. The BBC, its sub-contractors, subsidiaries and/or agencies cannot accept any responsibility whatsoever for any technical failure or malfunction or any other problem which may result in any entry being lost or not properly registered.
17. This competition accords with the BBC's Code of Conduct for Competitions and Voting, details of which can be found at: BBC Competitions Policy
18. The promoter of the competition is the British Broadcasting Corporation and the applicable law is the laws of England and Wales.
19. Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when registering.