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E&T competitions and giveaways

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These are the general terms and conditions for E&T competitions and giveaways.

The Eccentric Engineer caption competition

The closing date for the caption competition on the ‘Eccentric Engineer’ page in each month’s E&T magazine is as specified in that issue. Entries should be sent to engtechmag@theiet.org from an email address at which you can be contacted if you are selected as the winner.

Readers may suggest as many captions as they like for each competition.

The competition is not open to employees of IET and their families.

Winners will be notified by post or email within two weeks of the closing date.

The prize will be awarded to the sender of the wittiest caption, as chosen by members of the magazine’s editorial team. Their decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

No purchase necessary. No cash alternatives will be offered. Allow four weeks for delivery of your prize. In the case that prizes may become unavailable, an alternative of equal value will be given. The IET reserves the right to withhold prizes.

Winners’ names will appear in the magazine, or can be obtained by writing to the Features Editor, E&T, Michael Faraday House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts SG1 2AY (features.editor@theiet.org).

E&T, as the promoter, reserves the right to cancel or amend the giveaway and these terms and conditions without notice.

Thinking Cap

The closing date for entries to the ‘Thinking Cap’ competition in each month’s E&T is as given in that issue. Entries should be sent to david@davidsandham.com from an email address at which you can be contacted if you are selected as the winner.

Only one entry per person.

The competition is not open to employees of the IET and their families.

Winners will be notified by post or email within two weeks of the closing date.

The editor’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

No purchase necessary. No cash alternatives will be offered. Allow four weeks for delivery of your prize. In the case that prizes may become unavailable, an alternative of equal value will be given. The IET reserves the right to withhold prizes.

Winners’ names or can be obtained by writing to the Features Editor, E&T, Michael Faraday House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts SG1 2AY (features.editor@theiet.org).

E&T, as the promoter, reserves the right to cancel or amend the giveaway and these terms and conditions without notice.

Giveaways

Giveaways run on the E&T website or via the magazine’s social media channels are open to UK entrants only. Employees of the IET and their families may not enter.

Entries must be submitted as specified in the competition details, before the closing date given.

Prizes are as described. There is no cash alternative and the prize is not transferable. . In the case that prizes become unavailable, an alternative of equal value will be given. The IET reserves the right to withhold prizes.

A winner or winners will be picked at random and contacted via email or social media. If they do not respond within three days, another winner will be picked. Winners’ names will be announced after the prize has been claimed, and the prize delivered as soon as possible.

Entrants’ details will be used only in connection with this competition and not retained or passed to any third parties.

E&T, as the promoter, reserves the right to cancel or amend the giveaway and these terms and conditions without notice.

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