Competition Details

Win a family tree building subscription with Emma Hornby

Competition by:
Penguin Books

Competition type:

Category: Other Prizes
Enter: Online
Expires: 31st December 2021

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Competition Description

To celebrate the publication of Her Wartime Secret, Penguin Books are offering one reader the chance to win a year’s subscription to MyHeritage, the leading global discovery platform for exploring family history.

If you are the lucky winner, you will have access to MyHeritage’s family tree building services for one year to help you to uncover your own family secrets and bring your ancestry to life. Your subscription will include access to MyHeritage’s 14 billion historical records and world-leading AI technologies for animating, repairing, and enhancing historical photos. To find out more about MyHeritage visit

Competition Terms and Conditions

1. No purchase necessary to enter the online prize draw.
2. This prize draw is open to UK residents aged 18 years or over, with the exception of employees of the Promoter, their families, agents and anyone else connected with this promotion.

3. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted or fail to reach the Promoter by the relevant closing date for any reason. Proof of posting or sending is not proof of receipt. Automatically generated entries and entries via agents or third parties are invalid and will not be counted.

4. Only one entry per person.

5. The potential winner may be required to provide Promoter with proof that he/she is the authorised account holder of the user name/email account associated with the winning entry.

6. The Promoter cannot be held responsible for non-receipt of entries due to technical problems or network difficulties.

7. All correctly completed entries received by the closing date (31st December 2021) will be entered into a prize draw, which will take place by 14th January 2022.

8. One winner will be drawn at random and notified via email shortly thereafter.

9. The winner will have 14 days to confirm acceptance of their prize otherwise the Promoter reserves the right to reallocate the prize to a reserve winner.

10. The prize for the winner is one twelve month MyHeritage Complete Gift membership

11. The winner will be notified of their prize by Penguin Books.

12. By taking part in the Promotion, the winner acknowledges that they may be required to take part in relevant publicity without further consent or payment. Such publicity may include, without limitation, the winners’ name and/or image, statements made by the winner concerning the Promotion and/or prizes obtained as part of the Promotion.

13. Prizes are subject to availability. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into.

14. The Promoter will use any data submitted by entrants only for the purposes of running the prize draw, unless otherwise stated in the entry details. By entering this prize draw, all entrants consent to the use of their personal data by the Promoter for the purposes of the administration of this prize draw and any other purposes to which the entrant has consented.

15. Promoter may disqualify any entrant whose entry does not comply with these terms and conditions (in Promoter’s sole opinion) or who, in Promoter’s sole determination, has acted in a manner that is fraudulent, dishonest or unjust to other entrants including, without limitation, tampering with the operation of the prize draw, manipulating or rigging votes, hacking, deceiving, cheating or by harassing or threatening other entrants or a representative of Promoter.

16. Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits the Promoter’s liability for death or personal injury arising from negligence, or fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law. To the extent permitted by law, these terms exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to participation in the competition or receipt and/or use of the prize, whether express or implied. Neither the Promoter nor MyHeritage shall be liable to any entrant for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with the entrant’s participation in the competition and/or use of the prize, including but not limited to any loss or damage caused by (a) unauthorised human intervention in the competition; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone, or network lines; (c) any errors on the competition site that may impact entry; (d) printing errors; (e) lost, late, misdirected, garbled, inaccurate, or undeliverable entries, trivia games or mail; (f) errors in the administration of the competition; or (g) damage to property.

17. By entering the prize draw each entrant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions.

18. The Promoter is Penguin Books Limited, One Embassy Gardens, 8 Viaduct Gardens, London, SW11 7BW

19. These terms and conditions are governed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.