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Thatchers Tasters

End date: 07/12/2021

We’re on the hunt for people like you to become Thatchers Tasters. Yes, really. This is your dream opportunity to be hand-picked, like our juicy cider apples, and become part of the Thatchers family. You’ll sit on our Tasters panel and be the first to learn about new innovations, get your hands on new ciders, and of course you’ll receive some Thatchers goodies.

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  • Terms and Conditions

    Thatchers Cider Taster Terms and Conditions 2021

    1. The Promoter is: Thatchers Cider Company Limited, Myrtle Farm, Sandford, Somerset, BS25 5RA.

    2. The title of the competition is: Thatchers Cider Taster panel

    3. The competition is open to residents, over 18 years old, living within 25 miles (by road) of Thatchers Cider, Myrtle Farm, Sandford, Somerset, BS25 5RA only. The competition is not open to directors, officers, employees, contractors, consultants, agents, service providers, or professional advisers of the Promoter, or their immediate families.

    4. Entries open on 24.11.2021 and close on 07.12.2021 at 23:59. Entries received after the closing date are automatically disqualified.

    5. The Promoter reserves the right to change the closing date of the competition if forced to do so by circumstances outside its reasonable control. If the Promoter does have to change the closing date it will take all reasonable steps to ensure that people who entered by the original closing data are not disadvantaged.

    6. Entry via the Thatchers Cider Official Website only. Simply fill out the form at https://www.thatcherscider.co.uk/competitions/thatchers-tasters/

    7. There is a limit of one entry per household. Entries through agents or third parties are invalid.

    8. There are thirty (30) prizes available consisting of:
    • 6 month membership of the Thatchers Cider Taster panel
    • 1 invite to visit Myrtle Farm on dates and times given by the Promoter
    • 1 x welcome pack including:
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Gold
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Haze
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Rosé
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Katy
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Vintage
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Rascal
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Green Goblin
    o 1 x 500ml bottle Zero
    o 1 x 4x440ml cans Cloudy Lemon
    o 2 x Pint Glasses
    o 1 x Lanyard

    9. Winners will be selected from all eligible entries by a panel from 08.12.2021 and will be notified within 10 days via email. In making their selection eligible entries will be divided into ‘Thatchers drinkers’ and ‘Other cider drinkers’ based on the response to the ‘preferred brand’ question. [50%] of winners will be chosen from each category. Within each category the panel will choose what in their view are the most interesting and original responses to the  ‘why you would make a good taster’ question as the winners. Any prize winner who has not responded to notification within five days will forfeit their prize, and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant selected.

    10. Entries will be judged by a panel of three (3) judges. The decision of the panel of judges (acting reasonably) will be final. The Promoter will send the full names of the judges to anyone who requests within one (1) month of the closing date of the competition by sending a self-addressed envelope to the Promoter’s address.

    11. Winners will have to sign a non-disclosure agreement, agreeing to keep confidential Thatchers information they obtain as part of their role as a member of the Thatchers Cider Taster panel.

    12. There are no cash alternatives. The prize is not transferable or exchangeable.

    13. In the event of unforeseen circumstances the Promoter reserves the right to substitute any prize for an alternative of equal or greater value.

    14. Winners may be required to take part in unpaid related promotional publicity (such as publicity and photography) surrounding the competition, and they consent to the Promoter using their name and image in promotional material.

    15. The Promoter is legally required to either publish or make available information that indicates that a valid award took place. To comply with this obligation the Promoter will publish the [surname and location] of winners on the Thatchers Cider Official Website promptly after all winners have confirmed receipt of notification and acceptance of their prize. If you object to your surname and/or location being published or made available, please contact the Promoter. In such circumstances, the Promoter must still provide the information and winning entry to the Advertising Standards Authority on request.

    16. By entering the promotion, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions and by the decisions of the Promoter. The Promoter’s decisions are final in all matters relating to the promotion.

    17. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment or software, failure of any entries to be received on account of technical problems, or any combination of these, including any damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in the promotion.

    18. The Promoter, its agents and distributors will not be responsible or liable to compensate any entrant or winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of entering the competition or taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, its agents and/or distributors.

    19. The Promoter reserves the right to terminate, amend or extend this promotion where it becomes necessary to do so for reasons outside the Promoter’s reasonable control.

    20. Please retain these terms and conditions for future reference.

    21. The Promoter’s data protection and privacy policy applies to all entries to this competition: https://www.thatcherscider.co.uk/legal/

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