Competitions Terms & Conditions

  • Today FM’s decision regarding prizewinners will be final, and no correspondence regarding that decision will be entered into.
  • Today FM prizes are non-transferable, and will only be awarded to the prizewinner.
  • Use of a false name or address by a competition entrant, i.e. a name by which the entrant is not usually known, will disqualify them from receiving any prize.
  • Today FM will keep prize winner(s) personal details for a reasonable time in order that prizes can be sent to the prize winner(s); rules can be verified to have been complied with and for accounting purposes. Today FM may only pass prize winner(s) details on to our third parties or sponsors for the purpose of delivering the prize.
  • Today FM Competitions are open only to residents of the Republic Of Ireland.
  • For competitions requiring entry by text, the number is 087 4100 102.  Standard network charges apply.
  • Today FM will ensure that all prizes are delivered within 28 days of winning. Where this is not possible, the station will notify the winner of a delay.
  • All prize winners have 12 months to claim a prize and if we or our client company do not receive any correspondence (pertaining to their address or other details) in that time period their claim is null and void.
  • When, due to circumstances beyond our control, a prize is not available, Today FM reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal value.
  • From time to time the station may offer a cash alternative to a specific prize, but is under no obligation to do so.
  • Today FM accepts no responsibility for failure due to circumstances beyond our control, to fulfil a competition, which involves a third party but has no specific cash value, e.g. meeting an artist. We will however, on all occasions strive to provide a substitute prize of equal desirability to the winner. Unfortunately, the company cannot accept responsibility if these attempts do not meet a prizewinner’s expectations.
  • In on air competitions, failure to appear on air will unfortunately disqualify an entrant whether this occurs due to operator error or other technical errors.
  • The prizes will be subject to any additional terms and conditions of the supplier of the prize to the Promoter.
  • The Promoter/Todayfm shall not be liable for any loss, damage or consequential damage of any nature whether in contract, tort including negligence or otherwise caused by acceptance of these terms or in connection with the Prize or the Competition.
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances the Promoter/Todayfm reserves the right to amend or withdraw the Competition without notice.
  • These terms and conditions shall be governed by Irish law and the courts of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction.
  • Any person or persons found to be in disregard of any of the above rules will be disqualified automatically. 100-102 Today FM reserves the right to disqualify any contestant for any reason whatsoever in its sole discretion.

Ireland's Soundest Town Competition with Cadbury

  1. This Promotion is open to residents of the Republic of Ireland aged 18 and over, excluding employees, directors and agents of Mondelez Ireland, their group companies, their family members, or anyone else connected with this Promotion.
  2. The  Promotionwill open at 00.01 GMT 27th of March 2020 and close at 23.59 on the 19th  of November 2020 (“Promotion Period”).
  3. No purchase is necessary to enter.
  4. To make a submission: Individual must, during the Promotion:
  • Txt or Whats App their entry into TodayFM – see todayfm.com. Required information:
    • Your name and contact number
    • Town name + location
    • Tell us about your town (size, community, what sets it apart etc.)
    • What's the most fun/funniest story your town has had as a community (fair, sports day, charity drive)?
    • Why do you think your town and community are sound + generous of spirit?
    • Write a limerick/4 line poem that sums up your brilliant community spirit using the line 'there's a glass and a half in everyone'
    • Your name and contact number
    • Town name + location
    • Tell us about your town (size, community, what sets it apart etc.)
    • What's the most fun/funniest story your town has had as a community (fair, sports day, charity drive)?
    • Why do you think your town and community are sound + generous of spirit?
    • Write a limerick/4 line poem that sums up your brilliant community spirit using the line 'there's a glass and a half in everyone'

The Prizes:

Main Prize:

€10,000 by cheque for the winner’s choice of local community project (announced on 21/11/2020)

  • The following restrictions apply for the Main Prize; The prize fund cannot be used towards playgrounds, swings, slides, sandboxes, sport facility in a school or creche. Please see below for examples of what the Main Prize could be used towards:

Installing benches at well-known scenic spots in the town

  • Restoration of a water fountain that is focal point in the town
  • Installing new lighting around the town square to brighten an area
  • Installing and restoring monument that takes pride in the town
  • Installing benches at well-known scenic spots in the town
  • Installing/upgrading of a community sports/leisure facility (not in a school or creche)
  • Monthly Prize: 1 Cadbury Generosity Plaque and Cadbury Hamper valued at €50 (to be announced on the last Sunday during each month of the Promotion Period).

Judging criteria for Prizes and Submission for Cadbury Ireland Marketing Communications

  1. All valid entries will be judged by Alison Curtis and two staff members of TodayFm on the following:
  • Surprising! - It’s the small, surprising gestures that sometimes have the most heart. Your community knows this and celebrates this every day.
  • Optimism - is the cheerful core of community spirit, always seeing the best and looking to make the best of the world for others.
  • Unassuming - An unassuming person is awesome but does not go around bragging about it. That’s why we’re here to celebrate with you!
  • Neighbourly - It’s leaving a car space for your neighbour, or even cutting their patch of grass when you do your own.
  • Dependable - You know you can trust your community and they can trust you to be... sound.
  1. The judges may select additional reserve entries, which they determine to be the next best, and record them in order, in case of an invalid entry or ineligible entrant.
  2. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable and cannot be substituted by the winner. No cash alternative is available.
  3. No applications from agents, third parties or organised groups will be accepted. Incomplete or illegible entries or those not in accordance with the entry instructions will be rejected
  4. Responsibility is not accepted for entries lost, damaged or delayed in the post, or as a result of any network, computer hardware or software failure of any kind. Proof of sending will not be accepted as proof of receipt. Entries will become the property of the Promoter and will not be returned.
  5. If for any reason any aspect of this promotion is not capable of running as planned, or there is any cause beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this competition, the Promoter may in its sole discretion cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition, or invalidate any affected entries.
  6. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook. You are providing information to the Promoter and not to Facebook.
  7. The personal information provided by entrants will only be used by the Promoter for the purpose of conducting this promotion (unless entrants have consented to receiving marketing communications at the point of entry), and in accordance with the Promoter's Data Privacy Notice which can be found at https://eu.mondelezinternational.com/privacy-notice?sc_lang=en-gb&siteId=Zv0BAiPw9HIZKJz5976%2fA3qUR%2fBUDLcE.The Promoter may disclose entrants’ personal information to its contractors and agents to assist in conducting this promotion or communicating with entrants. The Promoter shall comply with all applicable requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998, the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 and any successor legislation or other applicable law.
  8. The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss, damage or consequential damage of any nature in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise caused by acceptance of the terms and conditions or in connection with the prize (to the extent permissible by law).
  9. Promoter: Mondelez Europe Services GmbH – Irish Branch, Malahide Road, Coolock, Dublin 5.

** National Lottery / Euromillions Competitions **

  • Entrants must be over 18 years and they must provide verification of age before any prize will be issued.

** Ah Sure Lookit - Dermot & Dave Show **

  • Only entries submitted during competition opening times will be valid (9:55-10:05)
  •  You are limited to one answer per day, per person
  •  If multiple entries are submitted at once, that entry will not be counted
  • In the event that you guess the correct answer and you are chosen as a winner, you are not eligible to enter the Ah Sure Lookit competition for 90 days. 
  • TODAY FM will not accept responsibility for any technical failure or malfunction or any other problem in any network, system, server, provider, or otherwise which may result in entries being lost, in audible, incomprehensible.

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We wish you lots of luck entering our competitions.

We are grateful to our listeners for supporting the station, and are keen that there should be a fair distribution of prizes amongst all listeners. For this reason, on very rare occasions, it may be necessary to restrict a particular listener from winning successive prizes on the station .

** To this end - we have compiled a winners database for internal office use only **

Any queries relating to competitions or prizes should be directed to the Promotions Department at Today FM, Marconi House, Digges Lane, Dublin 2.


Visit Wales Competition T&C’s

  1. The station’s decision is final
  2. The competition will close on the end of the week and any entries after that date will not be included in the draw
  3. The winners will be personally contacted by Today FM & Weber Shandwick
  4. Prize not redeemable on existing reservations
  5. Prize is subject to availability at time of booking (at our discretion)
  6. Prize trip is not transferable, exchangeable and has no cash value
  7. The prize cannot be resold, used for commercial purposes or by another person
  8. Booking must be made by 30th June 2020 at the latest, and travel must be completed by 31st December 2020
  9. 5 nights’ accommodation - 2 nights’ in a boutique hotel, 2 nights’ in another boutique hotel, and 1 night glamping in a canvas bell tent
  10. Participants younger than 16 years old must request permission to participate to their parent(s) or legal guardian(s).
  11. Please note travel must be completed within 6 months of winning the prize.
  12. The destination cannot be changed nor can the tickets be changed once issued.
  13. The booking includes one bag per person at 20kg. Seat assignment is not included in the booking.
  14. To ensure the best possible choice of available dates and flights, four weeks’ notice of your intention to travel is advisable.
  15. This prize may only be redeemed by the prize winner and may not be sold onwards nor transferred to another party.

 

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