Terms & Conditions for competitions


Gibsons Games 

How to participate;

1.  To take part, entrants must like the Chelmsford Star Co-operative Society facebook page  and comment on the competition post by tagging a friend adn stating which puzzle they would like to win. 

2. This prize draw is free to enter, no purchase is necessary.

3. All entries received after the closing date will be invalid. There are 2 prizes - one of each puzzle. The competition closes at 23:59 on 31st August.



4. Internet access required.

5. This prize draw is open only to all UK residents aged 18 and over at the date of entry and who must be a registered member of www.facebook.com  This promotion is not open to any employees of the Promoter or any of their affiliate companies, their families, agents or anyone else connected with this prize draw.

6. Employees of The Chelmsford Star Co-operative and anyone connected with the administration of this prize draw are not eligible to enter.

7. The Promoter is not liable for entries which are not received or which are incomplete, corrupt or delayed for any reason. Proof of submitting an entry is not proof of receipt by the Promoter.

8. Only one entry per person will be accepted. Entries submitted on behalf of another person will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed. Incomplete, illegible, misdirected or late entries will not be accepted.


Opening and Closing Dates;

9. This prize draw opens at 11am on 25/08 2020 and closes at 23:59 on 31/08/2020.

The Prize;

10. There will be winners in total, selected from all valid entries. One of each variant of puzzle. 

11. One winner will receive the 'Woofit's sweet shop puzzle' and one will receive 'A Tribute to our Finest' puzzle. 

12. The prize is as stated, is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative.

13. The winner will be contacted via social media or email and requested their postal address for their prize to be posted out to them within ten working days. Name & address details will not be passed to any third party or used for any marketing purposes. The result of the prize draw is final and no correspondence will be entered into, except with the winner. The Promoter is not responsible if a winner does not receive notification of their prize as a result of having provided incorrect/incomplete details when requested following notification.

14. The Promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.  In the event of unforeseen circumstances or circumstances outside its reasonable control, the Promoter reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this promotion without prior notice. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic the sending of prizes and specific stock levels may be affect and delayed. 



15. The winners will be notified via Facebook.

16. In the event that contact cannot be made with a winners by 30.09.2020 then a new winner will be selected from other remaining Facebook entries and the original winner will forfeit the prize.

17. The winners' details (names and counties only)  will be available fourteen weeks after the closing date by sending a SAE to Membership & Marketing Team, 220 Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 0LS

18. The winners will be selected in an independent random draw from all valid entries received during the promotional period.

Data Protection;

19. The Promoter may collect personal information from Entrants under the Data Protection Act 1998 and other applicable data privacy laws. The Promoter will only use Entrants' information for the purposes of the administration of this promotion. 


20.The Promoter reserves the right to discount any inappropriate or offensive entries and to disqualify from the prize draw any entrant suspected of fraud or cheating including, without limitation, through the manipulation of codes, multiple computer-generated entries, or otherwise in our opinion fraudulently falsifying data or acting fraudulently or dishonestly.

21. The Promoter cannot accept liability for any system failures, network errors, website unavailability, hacks on the system, personal computer issues or any other issue out of our reasonable control.

22. The Promoter's decision is final in every situation (including any not covered by these terms and conditions).

23. Entry to the prize draw shall constitute your acceptance of these terms and conditions and your agreement to be bound by them.

24. The prize draw and the terms and conditions are governed by the law of England and Wales.

25. By participating in this promotion, entrants accept Facebook's terms and conditions (depending on their entry route) although it is acknowledged that this promotion is not sponsored or endorsed by, nor associated with, Facebook. Entrants release Facebook from any and all liability arising out of or in connection with their entry in this promotion.