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Competition rules
Please read these rules before entering our 'Design an eco-friendly garden' competition.

  • This competition is open to UK and International users of BBC websites.

  • Professional gardeners and garden designers are not permitted to enter.

  • If you are under the age of 12 you must obtain permission from your parent/guardian before you enter this competition.

  • You must provide the BBC with your name, email address and contact phone number to enter this competition.

    The BBC will only use your personal details for the purposes of administering the competition, and will not publish them or provide them to any other party without your permission. If you would like to know more see the BBC's privacy policy.

  • Only one entry will be accepted per person.

  • The site Editor's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

  • One overall winner will be drawn on 21 January 2005. The winner will be informed by email or telephone.

  • We will display the winner and a number of the best entries, with judges comments, on the BBC News and BBC Gardening websites.

  • Only the overall winner will receive a prize.

  • The prize must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. There will be no cash alternatives.

  • The BBC does not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries due to the internet or postal service. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.

  • Entrants must supply full details as required and comply with all rules to be eligible for the prizes.

  • No responsibility is accepted for ineligible entries or entries made fraudulently.

  • BBC competitions are not open to employees or contractors of the BBC, any person directly or indirectly involved in the BBC or the running of the competition, or their direct family members.

  • The BBC reserves the right to cancel a competition at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.

  • Prizes unclaimed after 28 days will be deemed to have been forfeited and the BBC reserves the right to either offer the prize to the entrant whose name is next drawn at random, or to re-offer the prize in any future competition on the BBC.

  • Entrants will be deemed to have accepted these rules and to agree to be bound by them when entering a competition. Entrants will also be deemed to have accepted and agreed to be bound by any extra rules that appear on the site where the competition is hosted.

  • These rules are governed by the laws of England and Wales.

  • Competitions on the BBC are administered by the BBC.

    The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


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