Meet the Geordies!

Meet the cast of Geordie Shore and support MTV Staying Alive at the same time.

All you need to do it text GEORDIE to 83080 and make an optional donation of £2 to MTV Staying Alive Foundation.



1. This competition will be governed by these terms and conditions (the “Terms”) and entrants agree that they have read and understood these Terms and will be bound by them.

2. Entrants may enter the competition by texting “GEORDIE” to 83080 (texts are charged at your standard network rate) and donating two pounds sterling (£2) to the MTV Staying Alive Foundation when prompted. Entrants may opt-out of donating by texting OPTOUT to 70660 within 24 hours of entering the competition (texts are charged at your standard network rate). YOU WILL BE CHARGED TWO POUNDS STERLING (£2) IF YOU DO NOT OPT OUT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ABOVE. Please obtain bill payers permission. Alternatively, entrants may also enter for free by emailing with your name and contact telephone number with ‘MTV SAF and Geordie Shore Competition’ in the subject line. Costs to enter the competition via the internet may vary so please check with your service provider for current charges. Entrants should seek the permission of the person paying the bill before entering.

3. The closing date for entries is 23:59 (BST) on 17 October 2016.

4. This competition is open to residents of the UK only (excluding Northern Ireland).

5. To enter the competition, entrants must be eighteen (18) or over at the date of entry. This competition is not open to employees and immediate relatives of employees of the MTV Staying Alive Foundation (the “Promoter”) and/or MTV Networks Europe or of their respective parents, subsidiaries or affiliated companies or any other person professionally connected with this competition.

6. All entrants shall be responsible for ensuring that their entry and/or acceptance of the prize(s) does not contravene any local laws or regulations in the country in which they are resident. This competition shall be void where prohibited or restricted by law.

7. One (1) entry per person. Multiple entries will be void and the entrant disqualified.

8. One (1) winner will be selected. These will be the first entry randomly drawn from all correct entries received.

9. The winner will be selected as soon as reasonably practicable after the close of the competition.

10. The winner shall receive for himself/herself and one (1) guest a trip to London which will include:

• An overnight stay in a 3 star hotel in London, on a bed and breakfast basis and with the winner and guest sharing a room;
• A tour of the MTV’s studios in Camden, London; and
• A meet and greet session with the cast members from MTV’s Geordie Shore, lasting approximately 30 to 40 minutes

The winner’s guest must be at least eighteen (18) years old.

For the avoidance of doubt, the Prize does not include any travel. The winner and their guest will need to make their own travel arrangements for coming to London.

The winner acknowledges that they will be responsible for all room service costs and any additional charges or expenses incurred by them or their guest during their hotel stay, as well as any damage to any hotel property.


11. For the avoidance of doubt, the prize does not consist of anything other than expressly set out in Term 10 above and no additional costs (including, without limitation, spending money) are included.

12. The winner may be required to provide a written acknowledgement of acceptance of all the Terms of the competition prior to receiving their prize.

13. The winner of the prize is responsible for all applicable taxes and expenses not specified in the prize description.

14. The winner will be notified by telephone within three (3) days of being selected and will receive written confirmation and full details of the prize as soon as reasonably practicable after being notified that they are a winner.

15. In the event that the Promoter cannot for any reason contact the prize winner after the third attempt to do so, the Promoter reserves the right to select another winner, who will be selected applying the same criteria as that used to select the original winner.

16. The Promoter reserves the right to select an alternative winner in the event that the Promoter has reasonable grounds for believing that a selected winner has contravened any of these Terms. Any alternative winner will be selected applying the same criteria as that used to select the original winner.

17. The Promoter reserves the right to terminate the competition and withhold the prize in the event that, in the Promoter’s reasonable opinion, there are insufficient entries or the entries received are of insufficient quality for the Promoter to be able to select a winner. The Promoter’s decision is final with respect to any aspect of the competition, including the determination of any winner of a prize. No correspondence will be entered into.

18. By entering this competition all entrants hereby grant to the Promoter and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive licence to use, reproduce, copy, adapt, transmit, broadcast, publish or delete any information or other material including without limitation, the entrant’s name, entry, photograph, likeness, biographical information, voice, text, images, designs, audio and/or video clips submitted in entering or any statement made by them concerning the competition (“Submissions”) in any and all media as they, in their discretion, see fit.

19. Entrants acknowledge that they may be required to be used in publicity without further consent or payment if they are selected as a winner.

20. The Promoter can accept no responsibility for entries lost, delayed, misdirected, damaged or undelivered. Incomplete, inaudible and/or illegible entries will be disqualified. The Promoter shall not be responsible for technical errors in telecommunications networks, internet access or otherwise preventing entry to any competition.

21. The prize is as stated and is non-transferable. No cash alternatives will be offered. If due to circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control the Promoter is unable to provide any stated prize or any part of it, the Promoter reserves the right to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value. All prizes are subject to the additional terms and conditions of the manufacturer or supplier.

22. No purchase necessary.

23. The Promoter shall not be liable for any delay in performing or partial or total failure to perform any of its obligations to the winner and/or their guest under these Terms if such delay or failure is caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control including without limitation delays, changes, disruptions, cancellations, diversions or substitutions howsoever caused including without limitation as a result of war, terrorist action or threatened terrorist action, strikes, hostilities, civil commotions, accidents, fire, flood, natural catastrophes, global health crises or arising without limitation out of or in connection with (i) the activities of third party event organisers; (ii) any form of transportation (including but not limited to flights, trains, coaches, buses, ferries, taxis or cars); and/or (iii) by third parties providing accommodation included in the prize. For the avoidance of doubt, the affected winner and/or their guest shall be solely liable for any additional costs incurred as a result.

24. Nothing in these Terms shall limit the Promoter’s liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence of the Promoter and/or deceit or fraud by Promoter.

25. Each provision excluding or limiting liability is to be construed separately and will apply and survive even if for any reason any of the other provisions are held to be inapplicable or unenforceable in any circumstances. Each of the provisions excluding or limiting liability will remain in force notwithstanding any termination of these Terms.

26. The name of the winner can be obtained by sending a stamped, self-addressed envelope to MTV Staying Alive Foundation, 17-29 Hawley Crescent, London, NW1 8TT (specifying the name of the competition), for one (1) month after the competition closes.

27. Any personal information, including without limitation, the entrant’s name, age, address (including postcode), telephone number and/or email address will be used solely in connection with this competition and for any purpose for which the entrant specifically opts in and will not be disclosed to any third party except for (a) the purpose of fulfilling the prize where applicable and (b) any purpose for which the entrant specifically opts in. Any personal information held by the Promoter in respect of any competition will be held on record for a reasonable period to fulfill the purpose for which such personal information was collected. If an entrant gives the Promoter permission to pass on their personal information to a third party then this shall no longer be the responsibility of the Promoter and shall be subject to the privacy policy of that third party.

28. Only entries from individuals will be accepted. Any entries that the Promoter believes have (a) been made via participation in a syndicate or (b) via any form of machine assisted intervention enabling computer generated multiple entries, will be disqualified. The Promoter reserves the right to discount multiple entries from the same IP address.

29. These Terms may be amended or varied at any time by the Promoter on notice. No waiver of any rights by the Promoter or any entrant will be taken as a waiver of any other rights it may have. For example, if the Promoter waives its right to complain about a particular breach of these Terms by an entrant, it does not prevent the Promoter from complaining about other breaches.

30. These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and any disputes shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

31. Any queries regarding the competition should specify the name of the competition and be addressed to:

MTV Staying Alive Foundation, 17-29 Hawley Crescent, London, NW1 8TT.

I understand and agree to the above.


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