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What is an Unsung Hero?

Do you have a friend or relative that goes above and beyond?

As part of our popular Mecca Dream Come True campaign, we are scouring the land, asking people to nominate their unsung hero – someone who’s done something remarkable this year – whether that’s helping out in the community, raising money for charity or being one of our much loved key workers – it could be anything.

The winning nomination will win a house makeover from Claire Sweeney and her team worth over £20,000 – if you think you know a family member or friend who fits the bill... Nominate them today!

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How to Nominate

To nominate your friend/family member, all you need to do is fill in the form below and make a 60 second video explaining to us why you think your nominee deserves a house makeover. In the video please explain how you know your nominee, why they deserve the house makeover, and what it would mean to them to win such a prize.

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Unsung Heroes: Terms & Conditions

  1. The ‘Unsung Hero’ promotion is running from 9am on the 30th of August till 23:59 on the 25th of September 2020. After this date, no further entries will be accepted.
  2. Entries must be a video submission of the entrant saying who they think has been an unsung hero in 2020 and must be uploaded via the MeccaBingo.Com competition landing page meccaunsunghero.com . The video must be no longer than 60 seconds. Any entries which are longer than 60 seconds will not be valid.
  3. All nominated unsung heroes and all nominators must be over the age of 25 and a UK resident at the date of entry. Anyone nominated/nominating under this age will not be valid. Also, it is a condition of entry that (i) nobody under the age of 25 features in your submitted entry and (ii) themes/items that might appeal to children (toys, cartoon characters etc) are not shown in your submitted entry.
  4. Entries will not be accepted via any other means of submission (for example, but not limited to, via email or social media messaging) or any other format (for example, but not limited to, submitting an image). The Promotion may be promoted across other MeccaBingo.com and Mecca Bingo channels, but entries can only be submitted on the campaign landing page meccaunsunghero.com .
  5. By submitting a video entry, all entrants, including those who are not winners, give MeccaBingo.com, Mecca Bingo Limited and the Promoter the right to use that video for all further marketing purposes such as sharing the videos on Mecca Bingo’s social channels, on MeccBingo.Com and within email communications.
  6. There are six prizes available:
    1. 1x Home makeover. Please note that this prize does not include a kitchen or bathroom renovation. The rooms to be renovated will be renovated at the discretion of MeccaBingo.Com who reserve the right to refuse renovation of a room. The Promoter’s decision is final.
    2. There will be 4x runners-up who will also receive one prize each (1x fashion makeover and 3x £500 M&S e- vouchers).
    3. There will also be 1x £250 NEXT e-voucher for the person who nominated the winner of the home makeover
  7. There is no obligation for any winner (of the main prize or five additional prizes) to create a MeccaBingo.Com or Mecca Bingo account.
  8. The Promoter will use commercially reasonable endeavours to complete the main prize of a home makeover within 12 months of the winner being announced. If it is not possible to complete the home makeover within this timescale the prize may be forfeited or allocated to another entrant.
  9. The five smaller prizes will be delivered within three months of the winners being announced via email.
  10. One entry is permitted per household.
  11. In the case that more than one entry is submitted per household, only the first entry will be counted.
  12. No bulk or third-party entries. If it becomes apparent that a participant is using a computer(s) to circumvent this rule by, for example, the use of brute force, script or any other automated means, that person’s entry will be disqualified, and any prize awarded will be void.
  13. Employees of Mecca Bingo, MeccaBingo.Com or anyone professionally associated with the brand, including agents, suppliers, key sub-contractors and their immediate families, are not eligible to enter. Please note that immediate family refers to parents, spouse, siblings, grandparents and children.
  14. The prize is non-transferable. No cash alternative is available. However, if a prize becomes unavailable for any reason, the Promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value, the value of which will be determined by the Promoter, at the Promoter’s sole discretion.
  15. The winners will all be chosen based on the entries and the person that nominated the winners will be notified by the Promoter via email by the 2nd October 2020. The decision of the Promoter is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. By participating in this Promotion you agree to a) being contacted by the Promoter in relation to the Promotion and b) the Promoter announcing the winner’s names across Mecca Bingo’s channels, including, but not limited to, social media and email. Entrants who do not want their information to be used in this way should not enter the Promotion.
  17. If the winners fail to provide their contact details within 72 hours of being requested to do so, a new winner will be chosen.
  18. The winner of the home makeover must be available and willing for the renovation to be filmed in their home and for the video content to be used by MeccaBingo.Com and Mecca Bingo for marketing purposes.
  19. The date of filming will be agreed between MeccaBingo.Com and the winner of the home makeover.
  20. If the winner is unable or unwilling to take part in filming, MeccaBingo.Com reserves the right to choose another winner.
  21. Neither the Promoter or promotional parties assume any responsibility or liability for;
    1. a. Communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilised in any aspect of this promotion.
    2. b. Inaccessibility or unavailability of the internet or the website or any combination thereof.
    3. c. To the fullest extent allowed by law, any loss or injury resulting from promotional participation or the acceptance of a prize.
    4. d. The Promoter cannot be held responsible for the failure to fulfil the obligations of any third parties involved in this Promotion, although we will always endeavour to minimise the effect to the participant of any such failure.
  22. The Promoter may at any point before, during or after the Promotion ask for valid proof of identity, such as a passport, to verify an entrants age and residency. If an entrant is unable to provide such documents, they will be excluded from the Promotion and will forfeit any prize that has already been allocated or awarded to them, without compensation.
  23. All personal data collected will be collected and processed in accordance with the Promoter’s privacy policies . By entering the Promotion, you confirm that you have read, understood and accept our privacy policy: https://www.meccabingo.com/content/privacy-policy
  24. Entries which do not comply with the terms and conditions will not be valid.
  25. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or any other social platform.
  26. This Promotion is not a game forming part of the services offered by the Promoter.
  27. The Promoter reserves the right to cancel this Promotion or to vary it or these Terms and Conditions at any time by giving notice on the Promoter’s Facebook Page.

Mecca's Unsung Hero - Mecca Makeover

  1. The ‘Unsung Hero’ promotion is running from 31st August – 22nd September 2020.
  2. The promotion is open to all residents in the UK, all nominees must also reside in the UK.
  3. Nominators and nominees do not have to be members of a Mecca Club or meccabingo.com.
  4. Only applications with a video will be considered for the prize. Videos must be no more than 1 minute long.
  5. Applications will not be contacted unless they are shortlisted into the top 5 nominations.
  6. Mecca bingo will create a judging panel of 5 people to make the final decision on the winner for the house makeover.
  7. The Mecca Makeover prize consists of a house makeover of up to 3 rooms designed by Claire Sweeney’s design team.
  8. The Makeover will be completed within one day over the months of October & November 2020. A date will be agreed with the production and winner.
  9. In the event of another outbreak or local lockdown due to COVID-19, the production team will work with the winner to make alternative arrangements.
  10. The production team will work in accordance with Government guidelines to ensure a safe working environment for the winners family and our production team.
  11. A production team will be present and filming in the house as part of this prize. Also, as part of the filming, Claire Sweeney will also be on hand to interview and look after the winners. This footage will be used on the website, and the Mecca Bingo social media pages.
  12. For the Mecca Makeover, only Bedrooms, Lounges, Dining Rooms will be considered for makeover, and no structural work will take place during the makeover, only cosmetic (furniture, lighting, upholstery and decoration) work will be carried out.
  13. All products used in the house, including all furnishings will be to high quality and safety regulatory standards. Meccabingo.com will accept no liability for any damage caused by faulty equipment, this will be down to the corresponding goods supplier.
  14. Meccabingo.com will provide a purchase pack for all goods used in the makeovers.
  15. There is no cash alternative to this prize, winners who wish not to take part, can offer the prize to someone else they would like to surprise.

Other Terms and Conditions

  1. The Promoter reserves the right to void any entry if it suspects that the person participating in the Promotion is not eligible to do so.
  2. This Promotion is only available on the Website and therefore access to the internet is required to enter the Promotion and to claim a prize.
  3. This Promotion is also subject to the Promoter’s general terms and conditions.
  4. The Promoter is the sole arbiter of this Promotion and its decision is final and binding. No correspondence will be entered into.
  5. The major winners’ names and counties will be available by sending an email to support@meccabingo.com within three months of expiry of the Promotional Period.
  6. The Promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the Promotion or to amend these terms and conditions at any time but will only do so in exceptional circumstances and will make every reasonable effort to minimize the impact on customers.
  7. This Promotion is run by Rank Digital Gaming (Alderney) Limited (Company Number 1480) whose registered office is at La Corvee House, La Corvee, Alderney, Channel Islands, GY9 3TQ.

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