Terms and Conditions
1. The Promoters
1.1 - The promoters are: First York Limited, registered address: First Bus York, George Hudson Street, York, YO1 6WR and York Gin, Caster Estate, Cowper Lane, York, YO23 2TX.
2. The Giveaway
2.1 - The title of the giveaway is the First Taste of Christmas York Gin giveaway.
2.2 – Customers who purchase a FirstDay Adult ticket or FirstNight Adult ticket as they board the bus will receive a paper voucher which may be redeemed for 1x drink from the specified list (6.3) from one of the specified locations (6.4) at any time during the locations opening hours.
2.3 - One voucher per customer per transaction.
3. How to enter
3.1 - The giveaway will run from the first service on the day of Thursday 18th November (the "Opening Date") until all premises have closed on Thursday 23rd December (the “Closing Date”). First Bus York or York Gin reserve the right to close the giveaway before the Closing Date.
3.2 - For a chance to participate in the giveaway, customers must purchase a FirstDay Adult or FirstNight Adult on-bus ticket and hand the accompanying voucher to bar staff at any of the specified locations (6.4) during the locations opening hours.
3.3 - The Promoter will not accept responsibility for vouchers that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed in transit, regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any postal failure, equipment failure, technical malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind.
3.4 - By purchasing the FirstDay Adult or FirstNight Adult ticket and partaking in the giveaway, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.
4.1 - The giveaway is open to all UK residents.
4.2 – The specified locations (6.4) will not provide a drink as part of the giveaway for vouchers that;
(a) Are photocopies/screenshots or not originals.
(b) Have already been redeemed.
(c) Have been destroyed.
4.3 - There is a limit of one voucher per ticket, and one drink per voucher.
4.4 - The Promoters reserve the right not to serve you the drink if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the giveaway, or the rules and behavioural regulations of the specified locations.
4.5 - Customers must be over 18 in order to redeem the voucher for a drink from the specified list (6.3) containing alcohol ((a), (b) and (c)). Valid ID may be required.
5. The prize
5.1 – One drink from the specified list (6.3) free of charge.
5.2 - The prize is not negotiable or transferable.
5.3 - The prize is subject to availability.
6. Claiming the prize
6.1 - To claim your free drink, hand your voucher to bar staff at the specified locations during the locations opening hours.
6.2 - The Promoters do not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize.
6.3 – Specified list of drinks:
(a) Hot chocolate & Orange
(b) Mulled Gin Bramble
(c) Roman Hot Toddy
(d) Mulled Hot Apple Juice (alcohol-free)
(e) Hot Chocolate (alcohol-free)
6.4 – Specified locations:
(a) The Judge’s Lodgings, 9 Lendal, York YO1 8AQ.
(b) Kennedy’s, 1 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX.
(c) Herbie’s Treehouse, St Sampson’s Square, York, YO1 8QT.
(d) The Barn, St Sampson’s Square, York, YO1 7DT.
(e) York Gin Pop-Up, Coppergate Centre, YO1 9NY (near the Jorvik Centre)
7. Limitation of liability
7.1 - Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoters, their agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the participants or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoters, their agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
8. Data protection and publicity
8.1 - The Promoter will only process your personal information as set out in the https://www.firstgroupplc.com/site-services/privacy.
9.1 - If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, the Promoters may, at their sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the giveaway.
9.2 - The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the giveaway where it becomes necessary to do so.
9.3 - These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.