Do you know someone that deserves a trip away? Perhaps your husband/wife gets up every weekend to look after the kids and lets you have a lie in or you want to thank your mum/dad for always being there for you. In partnership with United Airlines, we are offering one lucky winner the chance to win a pair of return flights to Chicago and United Club® lounge passes at London Heathrow.
United Airlines is one of the largest airlines in the world with the world’s most comprehensive route network. United operates flights from four UK airports: London Heathrow, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow to the U.S. with onward connections to over 280 destinations across the Americas. United flies nonstop from London Heathrow Terminal 2 to its main hubs in Chicago, Denver*, Houston, Los Angeles, Newark/New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. United offers passengers excellent in-flight comfort and personalised services; customers can stay connected on board with complimentary Wi-Fi on all mainline flights and enjoy complimentary wine and beer and a three-course meal.
The lucky winner will get to explore the fantastically metropolitan city of Chicago. Located on the stunning Lake of Michigan, this city has so much to offer including an array of shops, lots of excellent museums and the Millennium Park which is home to The Bean, an iconic giant steel structure that is a hot spot for taking selfies. The city is also home to lots of dazzling skyscrapers, some of which you can go up to see the panoramic views over the city, including the Willis Tower Skydeck – home to United Airlines headquarters!
To be in with a chance to win a pair of tickets to Chicago and United Club® lounge access at Heathrow, please tell us in no more than 200 words who you would like to nominate for this trip and why.
Win a Pair of Economy Flights to Chicago and Lounge Passes at London Heathrow Courtesy of United Airlines
Terms & Conditions
This Competition is open to members of the UK public aged 18 and over only. Employees of Brightsun Travel and employees of United Airlines are not eligible to participate. Furthermore Agents and distributors as well as employees of the marketing or media agencies contracted by Brightsun Travel and anyone connected with this Competition are not eligible to participate.
The Promoters are Brightsun Travel with offices at 14 Hanworth Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW3 1UA, United Kingdom. All decisions made by the Promoters in all matters regarding this Competition are final.
The Competition starts at 9:00 AM GMT on 12th March 2019 and ends at 9:00 AM GMT on 26th April 2019 (Closing Date). Entries received after the Closing Date of the Competition will not be considered.
By entering the Competition, all Entrants are deemed to have understood, accepted and be bound by these Terms and Conditions (Terms). Please retain these Terms for your future reference.
The entrant must tell us in no more than 200 words who they would like to nominate to take on the trip to Chicago and why.
Winner selection: The winning Entrant (“Winner”) will be judged by a panel at Brightsun Travel from those who have satisfactorily submitted the entry and based on the most creative and relevant answer. The Promoter’s decision in all matters regarding the awarding of the Prize is final and binding.
The Winner will be contacted by a representative of Brightsun Travel, via the phone number provided during the registration process, within 28 days of the closing date. If the winner does not respond to this phone call within 72 hours of receiving the call, the prize will be awarded to another entrant.
Prize: 2 x return economy flights to Chicago from London Heathrow and lounge passes to the United lounge for 2 people at London Heathrow.
No accommodation, spending money or other expenses are covered.
The tickets must be booked by 31st October 2019 and travel must be completed by 30th March 2020.
Travel during peak periods such as school holidays, Christmas and Easter is not permitted:
Extension of travel period is not allowed.
For the winning entry, names must be provided as per passports.
The Promoter reserves the right to amend, cancel, modify, or offer an alternative Prize of equal value at any time, if it is not possible to award the advertised Prize.
Fulfillment of travel is subject to availability of seats at the time of booking and peak periods are likely to be unavailable.
The Winner shall be solely responsible for: ensuring that all proper travel documents, including passport and visas have been obtained in advance of travel; and obtaining travel insurance if desired; and ensuring that the Winner and any companions are fit enough to travel, and Indemnifying and holding harmless the Promoters from and against any and all damages, losses, costs, injuries and claims arising out of or in connection with the participation by the Winner in this Competition and acceptance and use of the Prize.
No purchase is necessary to participate in this Competition.
Prizes are not transferrable and non-cash Prizes shall not be redeemable for cash. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of the Prize will be permitted, except that the Promoters reserve the right to substitute a Prize of equal or greater value for any prize if the intended Prize becomes unavailable for any reason beyond their reasonable control. Flights will not be upgraded to the next class and the destination cannot be changed unless the promoter deems necessary.
Once tickets are issued they are non- changeable or cancellable
At any time during the Competition, the Promoters reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify and remove any Entrant for any failure to observe the Terms including but not limited to cases where the Promoters believe the Entrant to be engaged in any kind of illegal or inappropriate behavior. In the event that a Winner is disqualified, the Prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternative Winner selected by the Promoters.
By entering the Competition, you release to the fullest extent permissible by applicable law, the Promoters, any Prize suppliers, and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, whether consequential or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with the Competition or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use the Prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other alleged cause of action. Nothing shall exclude the Promoters’ liability for death or personal injury as a result of their negligence.
By entering this Competition you agree to take part in any publicity, if required.
The Promoters may, at any time, at their sole discretion and without prior notice, amend or modify these Terms and may also suspend, interrupt, terminate or discontinue this Competition at any time without reason and notice or liability to anyone. This applies in particular in the event of any circumstances that disrupt the Competition or prevent it from proceeding as planned.
You acknowledge that the Promoters, its Prize sponsors, directors, officers, employees, agents and contractors shall not be liable to the maximum extent permitted by law; and for medical expenses incurred no matter under which circumstances; and for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury, costs, expenses or claims suffered by Entrants as a result of entering into this Competition or accepting and utilizing the respective Prize; and for any injury or damage to you or any other person relating to or resulting from participation in connection with this Competition; and for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
You further acknowledge that the Promoters shall not be liable jointly.
Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Competition shall be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
By accepting these Terms, you agree and consent to the promoters publishing your name and asking for a photo to publish on the Brightsun social media pages. This information may also be used (including, but not limited to the internet) for advertising or publicity purposes (where legal), and the use of statements made by or attributed to the Winner of this Competition, and any and all rights to said use, without further compensation.
The Winner will be publicly announced on Facebook. His/her name will be displayed in marketing communications.
All data, including personal data submitted by you is supplied voluntarily. Personal data is collected by Brightsun Travel, 14 Hanworth Rd, Hounslow, Middx, TW3 1UA, United Kingdom (“Brightsun”). We will send one initial email out to all entrants to notify them who the winner is.
This Competition and any disputes relating to it will be governed by the laws of England and be subject to the exclusive of the jurisdiction of the Courts of England.
This Competition is for UK entrants only and void in all countries where it is illegal by law. Residents from such countries must not submit entries and any such entries that are submitted will not be accepted. Entrants from jurisdictions where the promotion is not permitted will not be entitled to claim any prize.