Leaf Watch photography competition terms & conditions

Killerton parkland is full of autumn colour

Terms and conditions for the Leaf Watch photography competition

The Competition

  • This competition is organised by National Trust (Enterprises) Limited (in conjunction with The National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty), Heelis, Kemble Drive, Swindon SN2 2NA (the “National Trust”).
  • This competition is open from the point at which it is posted on 6th October 2017 to any resident of England, Northern Ireland or Wales aged 18 years or over, excluding employees of the National Trust, their families or anyone professionally connected with this promotion (each an “Entrant”).

How to Enter
No purchase is necessary, but in order to enter you must submit a photo taken by you, of one of our properties or places looking ‘Autumnal’ on our National Trust South West Facebook, Twitter or Instagram pages. You must also tag your Entry with the hashtag #ntleafwatch and tag the location of your photo.

  • By participating in the Competition, you grant the National Trust a world-wide, royalty free, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable license, without limitation, to use and sub-licence the use of your entry in connection with the Competition and to display your entry on the internet.  
  • Competition closes at midnight on 31st October 2017 regardless of whether the entry post still appears to be live (“Closing Date”). Entries submitted after this date will not be considered even if it is still possible to submit them.

The Prize

  • The prize is for a National Trust Holiday Cottage Break in the South West only, up to the value of £750.
  • Guests may book a holiday of higher value but will need to pay the balance in full, if the holiday is less there will be no cash refund.
  • The holiday is subject to availability and does not include insurance, contribution to the winners travel, subsistence or other extras as part of the Prize.
  • The holiday must be taken before 30 November 2018
  •  Prize to be taken from National Trust Holiday Cottages brochure. The prize must be taken at a cottage located in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire or Dorset.
  • The Prize will be awarded to the Entrant that our independent judge decides is the prettiest autumnal photograph.  The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • If the winner has entered via twitter they will be notified by tweet, if the winner has entered via Facebook they will be notified by Facebook message, and if they have provided an email address we will endeavour to email the winners - within 28 days of the Closing Date. The National Trust will make reasonable efforts to contact the winner, however, If having made those efforts it is not possible to contact the winner within 28 days of the Closing Date, that winner will be disqualified and the National Trust will ask the judge to choose another winner and efforts will be made to contact them.
  • There is no cash alternative and no exchanges are available.  The National Trust’s standard terms for hire of holiday cottages will also apply on redemption of the voucher.
  • Events may occur that render the competition or the awarding of prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the promoter and accordingly the National Trust may at its absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the promoter as a result thereof.
  • There will only be one winner and their name can be obtained from the National Trust by e-mailing claire.bryson@nationaltrust.org.uk - if you are the winner, you may be required by the National Trust to take part in publicity related to the subject of the Competition, and you now confirm that if you are the winner, you will take part in such publicity.
  • These terms and conditions are subject to the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.