Terms and conditions

The not-so-small print

To enter, you must be:


  • (a) A UK resident; and (b) 18 years old or over at the time of entry and (c) a registered member of Mumsnet.
  • The competition is not open to employees (or members of their immediate families) of Mumsnet or anyone promoting this months competitions.
  • Mumsnet may cancel or amend any competition, competition information, or these terms and conditions without prior notice. Any changes will be posted either within the competition information or these terms and conditions.
  • All entries must be made using the form on the relevent competition page.
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No responsibility can be accepted for entries that are lost or delayed, or which are not received for any reason.

  • The winner will be chosen at random from all those entrants who have selected the correct answer.
  • Only one entry per person.
  • If you win, we will notify you by e-mail.
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If we do not get a response to the email within two weeks, the prize will be offered to a runner-up.
  • If the runner up does not respond or is unable to accept the prize it will then be offered to another runner up, and so on.
  • Our decision will be final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
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You can find out who has won a particular competition by looking at our Winners' Corner.
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The prize is not exchangeable for cash or any other prize.

  • If, for any reason, an advertised prize is not available, we reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

  • Incorrectly completed entries will be disqualified.
  • Your details will be collected via encrypted data solely for the purposes of this prize draw and deleted once the winner/s have been notified.
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Competition T&Cs

Prize Details: Free Place on Curtis Brown Creative Course

There are two prizes on offer:

1 x free place on the Writing a Children's Picture Book six-week online course, worth £200
1 x free place on the Illustrating a Children's Picture Book six-week online course, worth £200

  • Winners will be selected from all entrants who by the Curtis Brown Creative (CBC) team.
  • The two winners will be notified by Friday 5th October 2018 by CBC.
  • Entrants must be 18 years old or over. CBC reserves the right at its sole discretion to ask for evidence to verify the age, identity and or eligibility of an entrant at any time, and to use any channels and methods available to carry out checks of any details provided. We may withhold any prize until we have received such evidence from the winner and failure to provide such evidence in a timely manner may result in forfeiture of the prize.
  • Entrant’s drawings and writings must be created by and solely the work of the Entrant. CBC reserves the right at its sole discretion to refuse to award the prize to an entrant who CBC decides has violated these rules, gained unfair advantage in participating in the competition or won using fraudulent means.
  • Next courses start on 17th October 2018. The free place must be redeemed by 1st June 2019. To check on future course dates and details please visit www.curtisbrowncreative.co.uk/creative-writing-courses
  • This prize is only valid for a place on the Writing a Children's Picture Book six-week online course and Illustrating a Children's Picture Book six-week online course and are non-transferable for any other CBC courses or services.
  • In the event the prize is awarded to someone who has already booked paid for a place on the course, CBC will refund the full cost of the course.
  • Prize may not be exchanged directly for cash. Terms and conditions apply see Curtis Brown Creative (https://www.curtisbrowncreative.co.uk/terms-conditions/)
  • Prizes unclaimed after fourteen (14) days following notification by Curtis Brown Creative will be deemed to have been forfeited and CB reserves the right to offer the prize to an alternative eligible entrant.

Mumsnet Entrant Discount Offer

  • All entrants will be offered a 10% discount code to be redeemed on the Curtis Brown Creative Writing a Children's Picture Book six-week online course and Illustrating a Children's Picture Book six-week online course.
  • Discount codes must be redeemed by 1st June 2019
  • Discount code is only valid for the purchase of one place on the Writing a Children's Picture Book six-week online course, Illustrating a Children's Picture Book six-week online course or Writing and Illustrating a Children's Picture Book ten-week course and can not be used as payment for other Curtis Brown Creative courses or services or to discharge indebtedness.
  • Discount code may not be exchanged directly for cash. Terms and conditions apply see Curtis Brown Creative (LINK: https://www.curtisbrowncreative.co.uk/terms-conditions/)
  • Competition/discount is not open to employees or contractors of Curtis Brown or Curtis Brown Creative, any person directly or indirectly involved with Curtis Brown or the running of the competition, or their direct family members.

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