Bastille Competition Terms & Conditions

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Terms and Conditions

Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions, and agreed to be bound by them, when entering this Promotion. 

Who may enter

This competition (“Promotion”) is open to UK residents aged 18 or over. You should be able to travel to the gig, which will take place in London on Wednesday 23 July.

Employees (or family members of employees) of any group company of the Promoter, companies associated with the Promotion and all affiliates of such companies may not enter this Promotion. 

How to enter

To take part in this Promotion, simply answer the question correctly and fill out the entry form on the site. Maximum of one entry per person. 

Closing date

All entries must be received by 12.01pm(UK time)onFriday 18 July 2014.

Winner selection and notification

10 winners will be selected at random from all complete, correct and eligible entries received before the closing time/date. 

The winner selection will take place on or around 18 July and the winners will be notified on or around Friday 18 July (using the contact details provided at the time of entering).  Winners must accept the prize by responding to the notification by 12:01pm on Monday 21 July.  Winners who do not acknowledge the notification by that time will be disqualified and their prize will be forfeited and an alternative winner will be chosen at random from amongst all complete, correct and eligible entries received before the closing date (i.e. the “substitute winner(s)”). The substitute winners will be notified on or around 6pm on Monday 21 July and must accept the prize by responding to the notification by 6pm on Tuesday 22 July or the prize will be forfeited.


Each winner will receive a pair of tickets to the Bastille gig, which will take place at London’s Scala on Wednesday 23 July 2014 (“prize”). Entry to the gig will be on a ‘first come first served’ basis and you are advised to turn up as early as possible because entry is not guaranteed.

The prize is for tickets only, and does not include travel, meals, accommodation or any other incidental costs, etc.

The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize for a prize or prizes of equivalent or greater monetary value if this is necessary for reasons beyond its reasonable control.  There is no cash alternative to the prize and unless the Promoter agrees otherwise in writing the prize is non-refundable and non-transferable. Third party terms and conditions apply to parts of the prize where applicable. If you breach any of those terms and conditions (e.g. bad behaviour or being drunk and/or abusive) you may be refused entry or you may be ejected.

Details of prize winners’ names and county will be available for one month after the close of this Promotion by writing to the Promoter at the address set out below and stating the name and date of the Promotion.

Liability, etc 

There are certain things for which the Promoter does not accept any liability to you, and these are explained in the next two paragraphs. The law does not allow the Promoter to exclude or limit its liability for some things, such as death or personal injury caused by its negligence, or loss caused by a false statement where the statement is made fraudulently.  The Promoter accepts full liability for these matters.  Otherwise, the exclusions of liability described in paragraphs 12 and 13 will apply. References to the “Promoter” in these paragraphs (11, 12, 13) include all of the Promoter’s associated companies, agents or any other third party involved in the Promotion.

The Promoter will not be responsible for (and will have no liability in connection with) the following occurrences, a) any postponement or cancellation of the Promotion; and

b) any changes to prizes or the way in which they can be used;

c) problems with the dispatch of prizes (such as prizes failing to reach the intended recipient); 

d) any act or default of any third party supplier.

e) damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of entering the Competition

The Promoter does not accept responsibility for network, computer, hardware or software failure of any kind, which may affect the sending, receipt or processing of your entry.

Entries must not be made through agents or third parties. Incomplete entries will be disqualified and will not be counted. Entries that do not comply in full with these terms and conditions will be disqualified.

The Promoter’s decisions are final and binding in all respects on all entrants. No correspondence will be entered into. 

If the Promoter has grounds to suspect any entrant or third party of cheating, deception or fraudulent or unsportsman-like conduct of any kind (including, without limitation, manipulating the promotion, choice of prize winner(s) or any entry) the Promoter reserves the right (in its sole discretion) to disqualify any entrant, entry or person it reasonably believes to be responsible for, or associated with, such activity.  

The Promoter reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions, or to withdraw or suspend the promotion, at any time. 

Personal Details

The Promoter will use each winner’s, and each entrant’s, personal details for the purpose of administering this Promotion.  Please see our Privacy Policy further details. 

If you have opted in, the Promoter (and their respective business partners if applicable) may also use the details you give us to contact you for marketing purposes using the data you have provided. To exercise your rights of access, rectification opposition or deletion, please use the Privacy Feedback Form available from HP’s Personal Data Right Notice:

The winners agree to allow the Promoter to use their name and likeness for advertising and publicity purposes without additional remuneration. The winners will take part in reasonable publicity and PR activity at Promoter’s request.

English Law applies

This Promotion, and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with (including the prize), shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. You irrevocably agree that the courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim that arises out of or in connection with this Promotion (including the prize). 


The Promoter isHewlett-Packard Limitedof Amen Corner, Cain Road, Bracknell RG12 1HN.