Whiskeria Competition

Winter 2022/23 Issue: Courvoisier XO Royal

  1. WHO WE ARE AND WHAT THESE TERMS DO?
    1. We are Glenkeir Whiskies Limited, trading as The Whisky Shop and also Executive Publishers of Whiskeria magazine.
    2. Our registered office is Suite 2 (Rear), Melisa House, 3 Brand Place, Glasgow, G51 1DR.
    3. To contact us, please email [email protected]
    4. These terms, in the absence of specific terms attaching to any one initiative, regulate the terms and conditions of promotions and competitions staged by us for our customers and readers.
    5. By submitting an entry to one of our competitions, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.
    6. If you do not agree to these terms, you will not be able to enter our competition.
  2. ELIGIBILITY
    1. The competition is only open to entrants aged 18 years or over and resident in the UK.
    2. The competition is not open to our employees, agents or suppliers or members of their immediate families (including ‘step’ relatives) or households.
    3. In entering the competition, you warrant that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. We may require you to provide proof of eligibility.
    4. We reserve the right to refuse to accept any entry or entries that we judge to be in breach of these terms and conditions, or not to be in the spirit of the competition, including, but not limited to, entries which are automatically generated by computer or completed by third parties or in bulk.
    5. We reserve the right to suspend or withdraw the competition or amend the campaign or these terms and conditions without prior notice. Any changes will be posted in an updated version of these terms and conditions.
    6. Our decision in relation to any issue of eligibility, claiming of the prize, or accepting an entry, is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  3. HOW TO ENTER
    1. The opening date for entry is 00:01 on 1st November 2022 (Opening Date). The closing date for entry is 23:59 on 3rd Febraury 2023 (Closing Date). Any entry that we consider has not been received by us before the Closing Date will not be accepted and will be discarded.
    2. To enter the competition you must submit an answer to the entry question at www.whiskyshop.com/whiskeria-competition
    3. We do not accept responsibility for any unavailability, failure or suspension of any entry channel, or for competition entries that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed in transit, regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any postal failure, equipment failure, technical malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind.
  4. THE PRIZE
    1. The prize is one bottle of Courvoisier XO Royal (70cl).
    2. The winners are randomly selected.
    3. All prizes include delivery to the winner’s address where appropriate.
    4. Prizes are non-refundable, non-transferable and non-exchangeable and there is no cash alternative offered.
  5. WINNERS
    1. Winners will be selected by us at our sole discretion in accordance with these rules, by whichever selection process we deem appropriate for the competition in question.
    2. We will make reasonable efforts to contact the winner as soon as practicable after the Closing Date, using the contact details provided with the competition entry. If the winner does not respond within seven days of the initial attempt to contact them, we may at our discretion award the prize to the next winning entry that is selected, and so on. You are not entitled to make any claim against us if you do not respond to any communication or if you do not take up the prize for whatever reason.
    3. We may publish or make available information on prize winners of any competition that we stage.
  6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
    1. Insofar as is permitted by law, Glenkeir Whiskies, our agents and distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate any entrant to any competition we may stage, nor accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of entering and/or accepting any prize.
    2. Nothing in these terms limits our liability for any death or personal injury caused by our negligence or that of our agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
  7. DATA PROTECTION
    1. We will only process your personal information as set out in our privacy policy.
  8. GENERAL
    1. If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, we may, at our sole discretion, exclude you from participating in the competition.
    2. We reserve the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the prize draw where we deem that it is necessary to do so.
    3. These terms and conditions shall be governed by Scots Law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland.

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The Whisky Shop / Johnnie Walker Blue Label Year of the Rabbit Edition Prize Draw Terms and Conditions (the “Promotion”)

The Promoter is set out at the end of these Terms and Conditions.

  1. This Promotion is open to all residents of Great Britain aged 18 or over.
  2. Employees of the Promoter and its affiliate companies, their families and anyone deemed to be professionally involved with or connected to the Promotion are not permitted to enter the Promotion.
  3. Internet access and purchase are required for entry. To enter the Promotion you must purchase a 70cl bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue Label Year of the Rabbit Edition on www.whiskyshop.com between 00:01 GMT 12th January 2023 and 23:59 GMT 16th February 2023. Upon checkout, provided you have met this criteria, you will be given the option to enter the prize draw for a chance to win 1 of 4 dining experiences for 2 people at a choice of Tattu Restaurant in either London or Edinburgh by ticking a checkbox. For the avoidance of doubt, consumers who purchase the promotional bottles from a store will not be eligible to take part in the promotion. Entries received outside of this time will be void and will not be entered into the Promotion. Only one entry per person notwithstanding the number of eligible purchases made by any individual.
  4. There will be 4 winners for the prize draw in clause 3. The winners will be the first 4 valid entries electronically drawn at random by an independent third party from all valid entries correctly submitted in accordance with these terms and conditions by 17th February 2023. An appropriate number of reserves will be drawn at the same time as the winners. The winners will be notified by email or phone on or before 24th February 2023.
  5. Claims:
    If a winner does not respond to the notification within 7 days an alternative winner may be selected by the same process as set out above. Winners that do not fulfil the requirements set out in these terms and conditions will be disqualified.
  6. Prizes: There will be 4 prizes to be won in the prize draw in clause 3.
    1. Each prize will include a dining experience for 2 people at a choice of Tattu Restaurant in either London or Edinburgh.
    2. Each dining experience will consist of a bespoke set menu and Johnnie Walker drinks pairings.
    3. Dining experiences must be booked and taken before April 2023. Winners will be able to choose their preferred date, subject to availability.
    4. Dietary requirements of the winner and/or their guest must be advised at the time of booking so that they can be taken into consideration.
    5. The 4 winners will also receive a travel allowance based on their location in Great Britain.
  7. The prizes and gifts are non-transferable and there is no cash alternative. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize or gift with a prize or gift of equal or greater value.
  8. Winners or gift claimants must be aged 18 or over on the date of entry into the Promotion. Proof of identity may be called for before the prize is awarded.
  9. If, for reasons outside the control of the Promoter (for example due to Covid-19 restrictions imposed by the government), a dining experience cannot take place on the proposed date or the proposed location, an alternative date and/or location will be designated. The Promoter will have no liability or responsibility if the applicable winner or their companion cannot attend on the revised dates or to the revised location.
  10. Winners or gift claimants and their companions are responsible for ensuring that they adhere to all/any Covid-19 related protocol.
  11. The Promoter will use your personal information only in accordance with these terms and conditions and our privacy policy which can be found at www.whiskyshop.com. The Promoter will only use your personal information for the purpose of carrying out the Promotion. Where the Promoter is not responsible for the fulfilment of or delivery of the prize, the Promoter shall share your personal information with a third-party supplier who is responsible for the fulfilment of and delivery of the prize.
  12. Subject to paragraph 13 and without prejudice to the Promoter’s data protection obligations under relevant law, the Promoter shall make available, upon receipt of a written request (which includes a correctly stamped self-addressed envelope for such a response) to The Whisky Shop JW Prize Draw, Brand St, Glasgow G51 1DR the surnames and counties of the winners of the prize draw for a period of 3 months after the close date of the promotion.
  13. Entrants to the Promotion can, at any time (including at or before the time of entry), object to all or some of their personal information being made available in accordance with paragraph 12 by writing to The Whisky Shop JW Prize Draw, Brand St, Glasgow G51 1DR. However, the Promoter shall provide the information set out in paragraph 12 upon request from such competent authorities (including the Advertising Standards Authority).
  14. Winners of the prize draw may be asked to take part in publicity.
  15. The Promoter reserves the right to withdraw, amend or terminate (temporarily or permanently) these terms and conditions or the Promotion with or without prior notice where it becomes necessary to do so due to any unforeseen circumstances outside their reasonable control (including, without limitation, in the case of anticipated, suspected or actual fraud or in the event of technical or other difficulties that might compromise its integrity).
  16. No correspondence will be entered into concerning the result and the Promoter’s decision in all matters relating to the Promotion is final.
  17. The Promoter and their agents accept no responsibility for entries that are not received for any reason or difficulties experienced in submitting an entry to this Promotion and proof of submission will not be accepted as proof of entry.
  18. While nothing in these terms and conditions will limit the Promoter’s liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for fraud, the Promoter will not be legally responsible to entrants or winners for any losses that were not foreseeable to the Promoter or to the entrant at the time of entry to the Promotion or which are caused by a third party.
  19. This Promotion and these terms and conditions are governed by English law and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.
  20. Entrants are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions by participating in this Promotion.

The Promoter is Glenkeir Whiskies Limited (‘The Whisky Shop’), a company with registered company number SC261795 and registered office at Suite 2 (Ground Rear), Melisa House, 3 Brand Place, Brand Street, Glasgow G51 1DR. All correspondence in connection with this prize draw should be sent to the above address.

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Johnnie Walker Princes Street W Club Partner Offer

  1. The Offer is valid for 20% off Whisky Makers’ Cellar experience, which runs throughout the year.
  2. Bookings should be made online here using the code given on The W Club Partner Offers page to receive the discount.
  3. Maximum two people per booking. Larger groups should contact via telephone for booking.
  4. A valid W Club membership card must be presented on arrival.
  5. Tours are only open to customers aged 18 or over.
  6. Subject to availability.
  7. Discount not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  8. Experience guests also receive 10% discount in retail at Johnnie Walker Princes Street.
  9. Offer valid from 1st July 2022.
  10. Offer ends 1st April 2023.

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Diageo Brand Homes W Club Partner Offer

  1. The Offer is valid for 20% off tours at Diageo’s Scottish Brand Homes.
  2. Validation of the booking requires presentation of a valid W Club Membership card.
  3. Maximum two people per booking. Larger groups should contact Brand Home directly via telephone for booking.
  4. Tours are only open to customers aged 18 or over.
  5. Subject to availability.
  6. Discount not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  7. Offer valid from 1st November 2022.
  8. Offer ends 31st March 2023.
  9. Applicable at the following Brand Homes:
    1. Blair Athol
    2. Caol Ila
    3. Cardhu
    4. Clynelish
    5. Dalwhinnie
    6. Glen Ord
    7. Glenkinchie
    8. Lagavulin
    9. Oban
    10. Royal Lochnagar
    11. Talisker

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