Terms and Conditions

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General Competition Terms and Conditions

All competitions are bound by these general terms and conditions, however specific competitions may have separate terms and conditions attached. Any additional terms and conditions are outlined below.

On-Air competitions are ran at the discretion of the production team and the station. To enter a competition, you must participate in the rules of the competition and the format of the competition.

All competitions are open to students and staff of Liverpool Hope University, including friends and family of THIS Radio presenters and volunteers. Competition entries are not open to THIS Radio presenters and volunteers themselves. Entrants must be aged 18 or over.

The timing of the competition including the closing time will be stated with the social media post or on-air, broadcast on the station’s Medium Wave frequency 1350 mw/AM and on www.thisradio.co.uk.  If a competition requires you to enter by a deadline depended on an item in the broadcast (e.g. by the end of a song) delays in network speeds when listening to the online stream will not be counted.

Every effort will be made to ensure a fair conduct and procedure in concluding the competition, including judgement, selection or drawing of a winner. Unless stated otherwise, multiple entries are not permitted by entrants, and duplicate entries may be subject to disqualification.


Attempts will be made to contact the winner of the competition, however in the event that the winner is unreachable or unclaimed, prizes may be re-allocated or not issued at the discretion of THIS Radio.

Evidence of competition entry may be provided by the entrant or by THIS Radio. This is to validate genuine claim to prizes and THIS Radio reserves the right to request ID or contact information to prove identity.

Prizes may not be given, assigned, or sold to another person without authorization. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash or other alternatives. Where prizes are tickets to a show or event, the contact details of the winner will be passed to the event promoter and issuing of tickets or entrance will be subject to the discretion of the event promoter. The winner will comply to any terms and conditions stipulated by the event promoter or organiser.

Competition Specific Terms and Conditions

Selfie Banner Competition running from 18/01/17 to 27/01/17

Entrants must submit a selfie with the THIS Radio Banner located in the Eden foyer (next to the Education Faculty Administration Office) Hope Park,  or at the Cornerstone foyer  (the Creative campus) to THIS Radio Facebook or Twitter along with full name. Closing Date – Friday the 27th of January, 2017 at 9pm. Live Draw Date – THIS Radio Live event (27th of January)

Competition rules:

  • You must be a Hope student or Hope staff member.
  • Only one entry per person.
  • You must include your full name with your selfie entry.
  • You must be 18 years of age or over.
  • The competition will run from Wednesday the 18th of January and close on Friday the 27th of January, 2017 at 9pm.
  • There will be one winner drawn at the THIS Radio Live event (27th of January) at Our Place between 8pm and 11pm.
  • The judge’s decision will be final.

Download our App competition running from Mon 26th of Sept to 14th of Oct, 2016.

Entrants must submit a screenshot of the THIS radio iPhone or Android app on their smartphone or tablet device, via social media outlets @thisradiouk on Twitter, facebook.com/thisradio on the Facebook page and e-mail onair@thisradio.co.uk. Details to download the app can be found at www.thisradio.co.uk/apps. Screenshots must be sent by 4pm on the 14th of Oct, following which, participants names/entries will be placed into a draw. The winner will be announced live on 1350am and online at www.thisradio.co.uk during the Olly C  show from 5pm on the 17th of October. The winning prize is a £50.00 Amazon Gift voucher.

Snapchat Competition – Saturday 23rd September 2017 till Friday 20th October 2017

Entrants must add THISradiouk on Snapchat to enter. The competition closes at 4pm on Friday 20th October. The winner of the £50 Amazon Voucher will be announced at 5pm on Friday 20th September.

  • Anyone already connected with THISradiouk on Snapchat will be automatically entered into the competition.
  • All entrants must stay connected with THISradiouk for the duration with the competition.
  • All entrants must be aged 18 or over.
  • The judge’s decision will be final.