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Terms and Conditions for Listener Mixes

1. Entry is open to all UK residents (including Channel Islands and the Isle of Man) who are 18 or over, except BBC employees or those of its affiliates and their close relatives or any person connected to the competition. Proof of age, identity and eligibility may be requested.

2. The competition will run as part of The Surgery (Sunday 2100-2200) on Radio 1 from Sunday 10th February 2013.

3. Listeners can enter the competition, following the instructions given out on-air, by completing and submitting the on-line entry form available from the website: The on-line entry form will include one general knowledge or music-related question and a text response box to the question posed. No other method of entry will be accepted. Only one entry is allowed per listener.

4. Listeners can only enter the competition between 2100 on Sunday 10th February 2013 and 2200 on Sunday 17th February 2013. Entries received outside these times will not be registered. The opening and closing times may change so please listen to announcements during the show.

5. After the competition closes, a shortlist of up to 10 entries will be randomly selected from all the entrants who answered the general knowledge/music-related question correctly. The production team will read the text submitted and call the 10 selected correct entrants to conduct a short interview. Based on the text and interview the 10 selected entrants will be ranked according to how suitable they are to attend and how lively and enthusiastic they are, as well as check availability and compliance with these Terms.

6. The BBC production team will call the selected correct entrants on Monday 18th February 2013 to conduct the interviews. If, after reasonable attempts have been made, a selected entrant cannot be contacted or is unable to take-up the prize / is not eligible that selected entrant will not be taken further and a back-up randomly selected correct entrant will be interviewed.

7. The BBC's decision as to the winner is final. No correspondence relating to the competition will be entered into.

8. The prize will consist of the winner and up to three of their friends attending the London studios to watch The Surgery show be broadcast and contribute, as directed by the production team and the presenter, to the on-air content of the show, as directed by the production team and the presenter, to the on-air content of the show. The prize includes travel but does not include accommodation or any other costs or expenses.

9. The prize is as stated. There is no cash alternative and the prize cannot be sold or transferred in any circumstances.

10. Entrants must agree to take part in any post-competition publicity if required.

The BBC reserves the right to: (i) vary these competition terms and conditions including, but limited to, 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) and; (iv) cancel the competition, at any stage, if in its opinion it is deemed necessary or if circumstances arise outside its control.

12. 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.

13. The BBC will only use personal details for the purposes of administering this competition. Please see the BBC Privacy Policy at: BBC Privacy Policy..

14. This competition accords with the BBC's Code of Conduct for Competitions and Voting, details of which can be found at: BBC Competitions Policy..

15. The promoter of the competition is the British Broadcasting Corporation and the applicable law is the laws of England and Wales.

16. Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when registering.

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