Roald Dahl London Holiday contest

Contest Winners:

Customer's Name Child's Name City
Vipin Kumar E K Madhav Vipin Bangalore
Loulouah Lakdawala Raahat Lakdawala Mumbai
Amita Kini-Singh Taera Singh Mumbai
Anita Vignesh Arushi Vignesh Bangalore
Pankaj Pandey Akshat Pandey Gurgaon
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book1 book2 book3 book4 book5 book6 book7 book8 book9 book10 book11 book12 book13 book14 book15 allbooks Roald Dahl's books

Roald Dahl Fun Facts & Activity Sheets

Fun Facts
Fun Facts
  • Did you know Roald Dahl's favorite color was yellow and he loved spiders? Read fun facts about everybody's favorite author. See more
Activity Sheet 1
Do Not Disturb!
  • Make your own Oompa Loompa 'Do not Disturb' Door Hanger, and keep the fun going. Download now
Activity Sheet 2
Willy Wonka's Pick'n'Mix
  • Augustus Gloop has eaten some of Willy Wonka's important ingredients. Can you find them? Download now

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

How To Enter:

You may enter the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl Contest beginning at 12:00:00 p.m. (IST) on 9th September 2014 and ending at 11:59:59 p.m. (IST) on 1st October, 2014. To enter and win, you must:

(1) Answer all 5 qualifying questions in the Contest.

(2) Answer all 5 qualifying questions correctly within the time period communicated by Amazon.

(3) 5 lucky winners will be selected by a random drawing amongst the eligible participants who have answered all questions correctly.

(4) The lucky winners will get the following prizes:

(i) 2 round trip tickets to London from any city in India, one for the participant himself/herself and one for his/her Indian child between the age of 5 and 12 years ("Child"); and

(ii) Accommodation and daily allowance for the participant and his/her Child for 2 days & 3 nights in London; and

(iii) 2 tickets and transportation to the renowned Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical, one for the participant himself/herself and one for his/her Child; and

(iv) 2 tickets and transportation to the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Center in London – an event centred around Charlie and the Chocolate factory, one for the participant himself/herself and one for his/her Child; and

(v) Visit and transportation to the Puffin UK office, for each Child of the 5 lucky winners.

Note: Entries sent in after 11:59:59 p.m. (IST) on 1st October, 2014 will not be considered.

Please read these rules ("Official Rules") before entering the Contest. You agree that, by submitting an entry, you will be bound by these Official Rules and you acknowledge that you satisfy all Contest eligibility requirements.

Eligibility:

If you are a legal resident of the Republic of India and are 18 years or above at the time of entry, you are eligible to enter the Contest. Employees, immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren), and affiliates, advisors or advertising/promotion agencies (and their immediate family members) of Amazon and [Penguin] are not eligible to enter the Contest.

It is necessary to send all answers before the Contest end-date specified on the Contest page. Any other answers will not be considered eligible for the Contest. You should be the parent of an Indian child between the age of 5 and 12 years, both inclusive ("Child"). The details of your Child need to be submitted while entering the Contest.

Travel visas, travel insurance, any immunizations and all passport requirements for you and your Child are your responsibility. In particular, you must ensure that your passport and the passport of your Child are valid for at least six months from the date of travel and have at least three blank pages. Failure to do so could result in us withdrawing your entitlement to the Prize and selecting a reserve winner.

There are no cash or other prize alternatives available in whole or in part.

Amazon may, at its sole and absolute discretion and under extra-ordinary circumstances, upon written request by you, allow you to assign or transfer your Prize (as defined hereinafter) to any other person provided such person meets all the eligibility criteria set forth in these Official Rules. You cannot not sell the Prize to any other person.

You and your Child must be available to travel to London 14th November, 2014 and, 2014. These dates are fixed, and there is no option for early arrival or late departure.

Mailing List:

By entering the Contest, you consent to being placed on a mailing list for promotional and other materials for Amazon.in/Amazon Seller Services Private Limited ("ASSPL"). You may update or change your email preferences at the Email preferences page.

Other Promotions:

Please note that we may be running similar contests at the same time as this Contest. By entering this Contest, you will not be eligible to receive any prize awarded in any other Contest unless you enter each Contest separately.

Prizes:

The lucky winners will get the following prizes (collectively, "Prize"):

(i) 2 round trip tickets to London from any city in India, one for the participant himself/herself and one for his/her Indian child between the age of 5 and 12 years ("Child"); and

(ii) Accommodation and daily allowance for the participant and his/her Child for 2 days & 3 nights in London; and

(iii) 2 tickets and transportation to the renowned Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical, one for the participant himself/herself and one for his/her Child; and

(iv) 2 tickets and transportation to the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Center at London – an event centered around Charlie and the Chocolate factory, one for the participant himself/herself and one for his/her Child; and

(v) Visit and transportation to the Puffin UK office for each Child of the 5 lucky winners.

We will notify each potential winner by phone or e-mail within 5 business days following the drawing, and he/she will be required to respond with his/her full name, address, and phone number and share a valid proof of his/her identity and age and the identity and age of their Child in the form of a copy of PAN Card / Driving License / Voter ID / Indian passport. A PAN card copy of the participant is mandatory for prizes worth more than Rs.10, 000. We will select an alternative potential winner if any potential winner does not claim the Prize within 72 hours of notification, or meet the eligibility criteria. Limit one Prize package per person for 5 Contest winners.

Odds of Winning:

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Eligible entries are ones that satisfy the eligibility criteria outlined above and follow the steps outlined in the ‘how to enter’ section.

Additional Terms:

We may, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and in our sole discretion, change these rules or cancel the Contest at any time; or modify, terminate, or suspend the Contest should viruses, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond our control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Contest or submission of entries. We are not responsible for: (a) lost, misdirected, late, incomplete, or unintelligible entries or for inaccurate entry information, whether caused by you or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of entries; (b) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest; (c) any error in the operation or transmission, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software, malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; or (d) injury or damage to your or any other computer resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the Contest. We may, in our sole discretion, disqualify any individual found to be: (e) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or website; (f) acting in violation of these rules; or (g) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. If your entry is incomplete or if you use robotic, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods, your entry will be void. The authorized subscriber of the e-mail account used to enter the Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant and must comply with these rules in the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same e-mail account. The authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domains associated with the submitted e-mail addresses. No greater than the number of Prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. If any technical errors occur in the selection of potential Prize winners or if more Prizes are claimed than the number of Prizes being awarded as provided in these Official Rules, we may award the Prize by random drawing from among all eligible claimants. We may, at our sole and absolute discretion, change these rules or cancel the Contest at any time; or modify, terminate, or suspend the Contest.

Miscellaneous:

The Contest is governed by the laws of the Republic of India. The Contest and all accompanying materials are © 2013 by ASSPL, or its affiliates. All rights reserved. If you win a Prize, you may not transfer, assign, or redeem the Prize for cash. The winner agrees (for himself or herself and his or her heirs) that, by accepting the Prize, we, along with our affiliates and agents, will have no liability, and will be held harmless by the winner for any liability, loss, injury or damage to property or person, including death, and reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize or participation in the Contest , even if caused or contributed to by our negligence. You agree that our decisions related to the Contest and all drawings are final. The winner agrees that, by participating in the Contest, we may use the winner’s name, image or likeness in any manner and in any medium for our promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.

Publicity Release:

By participating in the Contest, you give ASSPL permission to use your name, likeness, image, voice, and/or appearance as such may be embodied in any pictures, photos, video recordings, audiotapes, digital images, and the like, taken or made on behalf of the Amazon.in Contest and any promotions, events, or contests to follow. You agree that Amazon.in/ASSPL have the right to publish your saved item details for any communication, promotions, events, or contests that follow. You agree that Amazon.in/ ASSPL have complete ownership of such pictures, etc., including the entire copyright, and may use them for any purpose. These uses include, but are not limited to illustrations, bulletins, exhibitions, videotapes, reprints, reproductions, publications, advertisements, and any promotional or educational materials in any medium now known or later developed, including the internet. You acknowledge that you will not receive any compensation, etc. for the use of such pictures, etc., and hereby release the Amazon.in/ ASSPL and its agents and assigns from any and all claims which arise out of or are in any way connected with such use. You give your consent to Amazon.in/ ASSPL and/or its agents and assigns to use your name and likeness to promote the Amazon.in Contest and any promotions, events, or contests to follow. No person shall be permitted to use any trade name, trademark, service mark, logo or commercial symbol, or any other intellectual property of Amazon or any of its affiliates, including but not limited to the URL of this Contest page, in any manner whatsoever, without prior written consent from Amazon.

Liability Release:

By participating in the Contest, you will be legally bound hereby, to release from liability, and hold harmless Amazon.in/ ASSPL, and any of its employees or agents representing or related to the company and its products. This release is for any and all liability for personal injuries (including death), property loss or damage during the travel and otherwise, and misuse of promotional Prize, in connection with any activity or directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the Prize or participation in the Contest, even if caused or contributed to by our negligence. Once Amazon.in/ ASSPL has fulfilled the Prize distribution as per the Contest rules and regulations, no further liability may be held against its employees or agents. You further agree to abide by all Contest rules and regulations, as posted with the Contest rules and made available on the company website. Further, you agree to bear all the personal taxation that might arise out of the winnings from this Contest and shall not look to Amazon.in/ ASSPL, and any of its employees or agents for payment of the same and/or any dispute arising from the same.

Prize Drawing:

All participants that have taken part in the Contest and have submitted all correct answers to the Contest questions will be entered into a random drawing. We will pick 5 winners through the course of the Contest. The drawing will be aggregated on 3rd October, 2014 and our decision on the winning entries shall be final and binding.

Sponsor:

Amazon Seller Services Pvt. Ltd (we” or “us”), #26/1, Brigade Gateway, 8th Floor, Dr. Rajkumar Road, Malleshwaram West, Bangalore - 560055, Karnataka. Please direct any questions, comments or complaints related to the Contest to Amazon.in Customer Service.

Privacy Notice:

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