Win a 7-night, all-inclusive holiday for two in Dubai worth up to £5000
Expires: 15th March 2020
The prize includes seven nights at the Sofitel Dubai The Palm on an all-inclusive basis, direct flights from London Heathrow or Manchester, and transfers to/from Dubai airport to the resort.
Competition Terms and Conditions
the competition is open to residents of UK and Ireland, aged 21 or above only. Closing date is Sunday 15 March, 2020 at 23.59
By entering the Promotion, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (these Terms and Conditions). Completion and submission of an entry form or e-mail will also be deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. Promotional materials relating to the Promotion, including all information on how to enter the Promotion published in publications of the Promoter (including social media if applicable) or on the Promoter’s websites, also form part of these Terms and Conditions. In the event of any conflict between any terms referred to in such promotional materials and these Terms and Conditions, these Terms and Conditions take precedence.
Participation in the Promotion
Residents of the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland aged 21 or over only, except employees and agents of the Promoter, News Corp UK & Ireland Limited and anyone otherwise connected with the operation or fulfilment of the Promotion (including third party promotional partners) and their respective associated, affiliated or subsidiary companies, and the immediate families and household members of all such employees and agents.
The Promotion starts at 00:01 am (UK time) on 30 January 2020 and closes at 23:59 pm (UK time) on 15 March 2020 (the Promotion Period). Any entries received outside the Promotion Period will be void.
Participants may make a maximum of 1 entry per person during the Promotion Period.
To enter you must select the right answer, complete and submit the entry form available at on the Sun Online (including this dedicated page) during the Promotion Period only.
Entries received which are not submitted via the official entry method will not be accepted. Use of script, macro or any automated system to enter the Promotion is prohibited and entries made (or which appear to have been made) using any such system may be treated as void. Any illegible, incomplete or fraudulent entries will be rejected. Participants should be aware that they may be subject to data charges depending on their own individual arrangements for Internet access if they enter the Promotion online or by email.
Winners and Prizes
There will be 1 winner. One prize per winner.
The winner will be selected at random from all valid entries for this Promotion received during the Promotion Period. There will be no prizes for any other entrants.
The prize is a holiday for 2 people to Dubai only. Guest must be aged 21 and over. Prize includes a 7 night stay for 2 at the Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa hotel. Winner and guest will be sharing a double room. Accommodation is provided on an all-inclusive basis. Prize includes return economy direct flights from London Heathrow or Manchester to Dubai International Airport. Exact flight date/time will be selected at prize provider’s discretion. Prize includes transfers from/to Dubai airport and the hotel only. Winner and guest are each responsible for getting to and from the relevant UK airport at their own expense. The prize is subject to availability, and must be booked in advance with at least 3 months notice before departure and by July 31, 2020 at the latest. Travel to be completed by February 15, 2021. Airline tickets will be on a confirmed basis, and charges may apply for any changes made after issue. All applicable government taxes and surcharges are payable by Netflights.com. The ticket will be valid on a specific booking class only.
The following blackout dates apply:
22 May to 01 June, 2020
18 July to 06 Sep, 2020
16 to 26 October, 2020
18 December, 2020 to 04 January, 2021
Winner and his/her guest must travel on same itinerary. All parts of prize must be used in conjunction with same booking. Winner and his/her guest are solely responsible for ensuring they have valid travel documentation (including passport/visa/visa waiver as may be required), obtaining adequate travel insurance and appropriate vaccinations / inoculations for foreign travel at their own expense.
The prize is subject to the terms and conditions of Gold Medal Travel Group Limited (ATOL protected 2916. ABTA C8257) trading as Netflights.com, which can be found at https://www.netflights.com/terms-and-conditions.aspx.
Prizes are as stated and are non-exchangeable and non-transferable. There is no cash or other alternative to the prize in whole or in part. No upgrades can be purchased in conjunction with the prize. Frequent flyer miles cannot be accrued or redeemed in connection with the prize.
The winner is responsible for paying all associated costs that are not specifically stated in any Promotional materials or these Terms and Conditions, including (where applicable) transport, accommodation, meal costs, spending money, insurance and all other incidentals. Winners are also personally responsible for any personal or incidental expenses and any VAT, national and/or local tax liabilities incurred in claiming the prize. By participating in the Promotion, participants agree that the prize is awarded on an “as is” basis, and that neither the Promoter nor any of its subsidiary or affiliated companies, make any representations or warranties of any nature with respect to the prize.
In the event that, for reasons beyond the Promoter’s reasonable control the Promoter is unable to award the prize as described in these Terms and Conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to award a prize of a similar nature and an equivalent value, or at its sole discretion, the cash value of the prize. The Promoter also reserves the right to award a prize of a similar nature and an equivalent value, or at its sole discretion, the cash value of the prize if in its reasonable discretion it is appropriate to do so.
Winner Announcement and claiming of prize
Winners will be notified by email or using the other contact details provided to the Promoter within 14 days after the end of the Promotion Period. All reasonable endeavours will be made to contact the winner during the specified time. If a winner cannot be contacted or is not available, the Promoter reserves the right to re-draw another winner from the valid/correct entries that were received during the Promotion Period. Winners may be required to submit valid identification before receiving their prize.
Winners will be required to confirm acceptance of the applicable prize within 14 days of having been notified. If the winner has not claimed their prize by the date specified or the winner refuses or is unable to provide an eligible postal address for receipt of their prize, the Promoter reserves the right to award the prize to another participant.
The prize will be delivered within a reasonable time and by no later than 28 days after the prize has been accepted.
For details of the winner please send a stamped self-addressed envelope by no later than 28 days after the end of the Promotion Period to News UK, Promotions Department, 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF stating for which Promotion you would like winners’ details.
Data Protection and Publicity
By entering, participants agree to allow the free use of their surnames, photographs and general locations for publicity and news purposes if they are the winner of the Promotion, both during this and future promotions by the Promoter or any associated or subsidiary company of News Corp UK & Ireland Limited.
The Promoter’s decision is final and binding on the entrants. No correspondence will be entered into.
If participants do not provide any of the mandatory information requested when participating in the Promotion, their entry will be void.
The Promoter reserves the right to require the participants to prove that they are eligible. If a winner is found to be ineligible, the Promoter reserves the right to award their prize to another participant and to require the return of any prize already awarded.
The provision of the prize does not imply endorsement by the Promoter of Gold Medal Travel Group Limited trading as Netflights.com or other third parties concerned in any way with the Promotion. Any complaints or queries relating to the use of the prize should be directed to Gold Medal Travel Group Limited.
Unless otherwise stated in the promotional materials, this Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, the manufacturer or service provider of the relevant prize. You are providing your information to the Promoter and not to the manufacturer or service provider of the relevant prize.
Entrants must not do anything illegal and/or dangerous and/or that would put themselves or others at any risk. Save where it has been negligent, the Promoter will not be responsible for any damage, loss or injury resulting from participants’ entry into the Promotion or their acceptance and/or use of the prize, or for technical, hardware or software failures, lost, faulty or unavailable network connections or difficulties of any kind that may limit or prohibit participant’s ability to participate in the Promotion. The Promoter will not be responsible for any lost, damaged, defaced, incomplete, illegible or otherwise unreadable entries. Proof of posting is not proof of receipt by the Promoter of any entries. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall in any way limit the Promoter’s liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for any other matter where liability may not be limited as a matter of law.
The Promoter reserves the right at any time to cancel, modify or supersede the Promotion (including altering prizes) if, in its sole discretion, the Promotion is not capable of being conducted as specified. In the event of a printing or other error resulting in there being more winners than prizes for the Promotion, the Promoter reserves the right to (a) declare as void any claims or entries resulting from such printing or other error; and/or (b) allocate the available prize(s) through a further draw or to divide the prize(s) or the value of the prize(s) between the winners of the Promotion.
Any participant who enters or attempts to enter the Promotion in a manner, which in the Promoter’s reasonable opinion is contrary to these Terms and Conditions or by its nature is unjust to other entrants (including tampering with the operation of the Promotion, cheating, hacking, deception or any other unfair playing practices such as intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other participants or the Promoter and/or any of its agents or representatives) may be rejected from the Promotion at the Promoter’s sole discretion. Furthermore, where such actions have significantly impaired the Promotion, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, add further stages to the Promotion as it deems reasonably necessary in order to resolve any problems arising from such actions.
The Promoter reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions. Any amendments will be published on the Promoter’s website (the Website).
These Terms and Conditions are governed by English law. The courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear any dispute or claim arising in association with the Promotion or these Terms and Conditions.
The promoter of this Promotion is News Group Newspapers Ltd (publisher of The Sun and The Sun on Sunday) of 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF (the Promoter).