How would you like to win the trip of a lifetime?  You could be joining our Senior Blender; Dr Kirstie McCallum, as she visits Bunnahabhain and our sister distilleries Deanston and Tobermory, for an exclusive tour, learning more about the whiskies and distilleries, before tasting some of our favourite malts.  But that’s not all… we have also arranged a helicopter to take our lucky winners to each distillery, letting you admire the spectacular scenery and giving you the chance to see the distilleries as you’ve never seen them before.

If you’d like to be in with a chance of winning this prize, all you have to do is buy a bottle of one of our (or Deanston or Tobermory) Single Malts from specific retailers (please find the full list below) and fill out the entry form.   The competition will close on the 31st of January 2019… Good luck!

(For full terms and conditions, please see below)

 

 Trip of a Lifetime with Distell: Terms And Conditions

  1. Promotion Description: The ‘Trip of a Lifetime with Distell’ begins on 1st of November 2018 at 9am (UK time) and ends on 31st January 2019 at midnight (UK time) (the “Promotion Period”). By participating in the competition, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Distell International Ltd (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection and processing of entries and the overall administration of the giveaway. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the competition.

The Sponsor reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw the promotion in whole or in part at any time during the Promotion Period.

  1. Eligibility: Open to residents who are of legal drinking age in their country of residence. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sponsor and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the competition or win a prize.
  2. Winner Selection: The winner of the competition will be selected at random among all eligible entries received throughout the Promotion Period. This will be conducted by 05/02/2019 by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible entries received. Winner will be notified a maximum of 24hours after being selected. Potential winner must accept a prize as directed by Sponsor within 72 hours of notification. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential winner may be required to sign and return a declaration of eligibility and release of liability.
  3. Prizes: Win a ‘trip of a lifetime’, which includes a helicopter ride to visit three distilleries: Bunnahabhain Distillery (Isle of Islay), Deanston Distillery (Deanston, near Doune) and Tobermory Distillery (Isle of Mull) with the Senior Blender at Distell; Dr Kirstie McCallum. There are five of these prizes available, one prize per winner. The exact date of the trip has not been set, however it will take place in springtime (between April, May and June). Winners will be consulted by the Sponsor to determine the date of the trip.  Due to health and safety procedures, the trip may be cancelled due to bad weather conditions.  If the trip has to be cancelled, another date will be set.  Winners will again be consulted by the Sponsor in this instance.  The trip may be rescheduled any number of times, however, it will go ahead in 2019.  Every effort will be made to ensure that the date of ‘the trip of a lifetime’ is convenient for all winners, however, the Sponsor asks that the winners are reasonably flexible, especially if the trip needs to be rescheduled due to bad weather.

The Winners must be available during the spring of 2019.  If a number of dates have been offered and a winner cannot attend any of them, the prize will be given to another entrant who will be contacted by the Sponsor with the details of when ‘the trip of a lifetime’ is going ahead.

No cash or other alternative will be offered in whole or in part for any of the available prizes or gifts except, in the event of circumstances outside the reasonable control of the Sponsor, the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or gift of equal or greater value.

Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.

All local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

  1. Entry: In order to enter the competition, the entrant must have purchased at least ONE bottle of Bunnahabhain, Deanston or Tobermory single malt (“Single Malt”) from a participating retailer. There are a number of ways to enter the competition. Please see below and choose the option which applies to you.

CONSUMER ENTRY: OFFLINE

Enter the competition during the Promotion Period (09:00 on the 01/11/18 – 00:00 on the 31/01/19 UK time):

  • As advertised in promotional sales brochures through Inverarity Mortons & Tennents Caledonian Brewery
  • Buy any bottle of Single Malt from specific retailers (See below)
  • Royal Mile Whiskies – Edinburgh and Pitlochry, Dunns G&M The Whisky Trail – Edinburgh & St Andrews House of Bruar House of Malt Carnegie Whisky Cellars TB Watson Robert Graham – Edinburgh & Glasgow Oban Whisky & Wine Green Welly Stop Scottish Gantry Aberdeen Whisky Shop Inverurie Whisky Shop Clydeside Distillery Robbies Drams The Jar Whiskies of Scotland FYNE Malts of Inverary The Good Spirit Company Dufftown Whisky Shop Villeneauve Woodwinters Whiski shop
  • Fill out the form at the retailer to enter the competition.
  • The Sponsor will collect forms from all participating retailers and enter them into the prize draw.
  • Only completed forms will be entered into the prize draw.
  • The Sponsor will not hold or use your data for any reason other than for the purposes of the competition, unless otherwise specified and agreed to by the entrant.
  • Multiple entries per person are permitted.

 

ON TRADE ENTRY: (A list of companies who qualify for this can be found below)

  • Inverarity Mortons
  • Tennents Caledonian Brewery

Participating retailers across Scotland (Royal Mile Whiskies – Edinburgh and Pitlochry, Dunns G&M, The Whisky Trail – Edinburgh & St Andrews, House of Bruar, House of Malt, Carnegie Whisky Cellars, TB Watson, Robert Graham – Edinburgh & Glasgow, Oban Whisky & Wine, Green Welly Stop, Scottish Gantry, Aberdeen Whisky Shop, Inverurie Whisky Shop, Clydeside Distillery, Robbies Drams, The Jar Whiskies of Scotland, FYNE Malts of Inverary, The Good Spirit Company, Dufftown Whisky Shop, Villeneauve Woodwinters Whiski shop)

Enter the competition during the Promotion Period (09:00 on the 01/11/18 – 00:00 on the 31/01/19 UK time):

  • Buy any bottle of Single Malt from Bunnahabhain, Deanston or Tobermory, or from participating wholesalers & specialist retailers. This can be part of a bulk order, deal or singular bottles.
  • Fill out the form to enter the competition – this will be available from your representative at Distell.
  • The Sponsor will collect the forms and enter them into the competition
  • Only completed forms will be entered into the prize draw.
  • The Sponsor will not hold or use your data for any reason other than for the purposes of the competition, unless otherwise specified and agreed to by the entrant.
  • Multiple entries per company are permitted.

 

Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All entries must be made by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official time keeper for this competition.

  1. Privacy: All entrants acknowledge that if they are chosen as a winner, certain personally identifying information may be disclosed to third parties as required by law, including, without limitation, on a winner’s list. By entering the competition, potential prize winners consent to the release of their name for publicity purposes on the Sponsor’s digital media channels, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. All personal information submitted as part of the competition may be shared by and between the Promotion Entities, and each of the Promotion Entities will use such information in accordance with their respective independent online privacy policies. The privacy policy of the Sponsor can be found at www.bunnahabhain.com
  2. Limitation of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilised in the competition or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions in the competition. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any misdirected or lost mail, or any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay of operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorised access to, or alteration of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating downloading materials in the competition. If, for any reason, the competition is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the competition, then Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition. In such event, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, perform the random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to or after such cancellation, suspension, or modification.
  3. Winner’s List: To obtain a copy of any legally required winners list or a copy of the Official Rules, send the applicable request and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Distell International c/o: Distell International, ‘The Trip of a Lifetime’ at 7/8 Randolph Place, Edinburgh, EH3 7TE. Requests must be received no later than 24 hours + 6 MONTHS from the end of the Promotion Period for the name of the winners and, by the end of the Promotion Period, for a copy of the rules.
  4. Sponsor: The Competition is sponsored by Distell International Ltd, 8 Milton Road, College Milton North, G74 5BU. distellmalts@gmail.com

 

 

The specific retailers taking part in this promotion are as follows: 

Royal Mile Whiskies – Edinburgh and Pitlochry

Dunns G&M

The Whisky Trail – Edinburgh & St Andrews

House of Bruar

House of Malt

Carnegie Whisky Cellars

TB Watson Robert Graham – Edinburgh & Glasgow

Oban Whisky & Wine

Green Welly Stop

Scottish Gantry

Aberdeen Whisky Shop

Inverurie Whisky Shop

Clydeside Distillery

Robbies Drams

The Jar Whiskies of Scotland

FYNE Malts of Inverary

The Good Spirit Company

Dufftown Whisky Shop

Villeneauve Woodwinters Whiski shop