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Twitter competition terms and conditions


1. St John Ambulance (registered company no. 3866129) of 27 St John’s Lane, London EC1M 4DA ("SJA") is the promoter of this free competition. Subject to these Terms and Conditions, all persons who retweet the specified tweet on SJA’s Twitter page, before the stipulated closing deadline, will be entered into a free competition to win the prize detailed in the Post.

2. All entrants must be UK and Republic of Ireland residents aged 18 or over. SJA reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants.

3. Entrants into the competition shall be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions.

4. The competition will commence at 11am on 29 August 2018 and all entries must be received by 11am on 1 September 2018. SJA accepts no responsibility for any entries that are incomplete, illegible or corrupted or which fail to reach SJA by the relevant closing date for any reason. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. Entries via agents or third parties are invalid.

5. SJA reserves the right in its absolute discretion to extend the closing date where the entries received are of insufficient quality.

6. To enter, entrants must retweet the tweet posed, requesting competition entries on SJA’s Twitter page:

7. Anyone found to use multiple accounts to enter will be ineligible.

8. No purchase is necessary; it is free to enter this competition.

9. By submitting an entry, each entrant grants SJA permission to use their name, town and county of residence for the sole purpose of identifying them as the author of their entry and/or as a winner of the competition.

10. SJA will comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 and will not use entrants’ personal data for any purpose which the entrant has not consented to. SJA will not pass any entrant’s details to a third party unless it has the entrant’s express permission to do so.

11. By entering this competition, all entrants consent to the use of the personal information they provide by SJA solely for the purposes of the administration of this competition. Once the competition has closed and each prize has been delivered, SJA will destroy all personal data that is held on the entrants.

Winner selection

12. A total of 1 winners will be selected at random.

13. The winner will be the owner of the Twitter account from which the retweet, as selected at random by the SJA Social Media Manager, is posted.

14. The winner will be announced on the SJA Twitter page no later than 5 September 2018.


15. The prize for the winner will be one Non-Contact Baby Thermometer.

16. The winner will be contacted by the SJA Social Media Manager via a direct Twitter message to arrange prize delivery.

17. The winner will have their prize posted to them within 30 days of the announcement of the winner.

18. The prize is non-transferable and no cash or credit alternatives will be substituted for the prize on offer.

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

20. SJA reserves the right to refuse to honour any entry or to recover the full value of any prize if it considers there has been an abuse or breach of the terms and conditions of this competition.

21. Any rejected or unclaimed prize may be awarded to other entrants at the absolute and sole discretion of SJA.


22. This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Twitter. By participating, entrants hereby release and hold harmless Twitter from any and all liability associated with this competition. Entrants acknowledge that all information and material that they submit to enter this competition is submitted to SJA and not to Twitter, and they agree that Twitter shall not be liable to them in any way in respect of this competition.

23. SJA accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of entering the competition or accepting / participating in any prize.

24. Nothing in these rules shall have the effect of excluding or restricting SJA’s liability for personal injury or death caused by the proven negligence of its employees or contractors.

25. SJA reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time, with the amended terms to be published on the Twitter thread of the competition post.

26. In the event of a dispute over interpretation or implementation of the rules on any matter related to the competition, the decision of SJA is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

27. These terms and conditions are governed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.