Hereford & Worcester

BBC Hereford & Worcester's competition terms and conditions

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Image caption The competition runs on Howard and Toni at Breakfast

Below are terms and conditions for BBC Hereford & Worcester's Breakfast Show competition on Howard and Toni at Breakfast.

1. Entry is open to all UK residents (including Channel Islands and the Isle of Man) who are aged 16 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 in accordance with the on-air trails when editorially justified - in any event the competition will open and resolve within the Breakfast Show on the day announced.

3. Entrants are required to correctly identify the missing word from an audio segment played on-air.

Entry to the competition is by calling the number: 0845 300 8181. Calls cost up to 5p/min from most landlines (an additional connection fee may also apply). Calls from mobiles may cost considerably more.

The telephone lines will open at approximately 07:00 GMT and will close at approximately 08:30 GMT on competition days.

No other method of entry will be accepted. Only one entry is allowed per listener per day. Entrants must get the bill-payers permission before calling to enter.

4. The competition is only open during the times announced on-air. Entries received outside these times will not be registered but entries will still be charged. The opening and closing times may change so please listen to announcements during the show.

5. Each day, after the competition closes, one entrant will be randomly selected from all the correct entries. The selected entrant will be called on-air and must be available to take the call between 08:45 and 08:55 GMT in order to claim their prize. If the selected entrant does not answer the call then the prize will be forfeited and offered to another entrant also selected randomly from all the correct entries, with the same rule applying until a winner is found.

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

7. Winners are not allowed to re-enter the competition again within seven days of winning.

8. The prize will be as announced on the show on the day of the competition and will consist of items such as DVDs, CDs, books or tickets.

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

10. Where the prize includes tickets, the prize does not include any costs such as travel and accommodation. Tickets must be collected in accordance with instructions given by the production team with proof of identity. 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.

11. Where the prize includes tickets, the BBC will not be responsible for the suspension or cancellation of the event. The BBC will not provide an alternative or replacement prize.

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

13. The BBC reserves the right to: (i) vary these Terms and Conditions; (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.

14. 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.

15. Personal details collected will be handled in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. The BBC will only ever use personal details for the purposes of administering this competition and only ever hold personal details for as long as is required to administer the competition and no longer. Please see the BBC's Privacy Policy: BBC Privacy Policy

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

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

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