Terms and Conditions

London Gardens Trust Winter Raffle 2021 Rules

General Rules

  • This Raffle is only open to residents of Great Britain and those residing in Northern Ireland over the age of 18 (this excludes Isle of Man, Channel Islands and BFPO addresses according to Gambling Act 2005 regulations)
  • No tickets can be sold to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 18 years
  • The cost of each entry is £5. Players may purchase more than one entry, and payment must be in advance
  • If a ticket is sold unknowingly to, on behalf of, or for a person under the age of 18 they will be exempt from the raffle and will forfeit their prize and the stake will be returned
  • All proceeds from this raffle will be used for the charitable purposes of London Gardens Trust
  • The prizes for the Raffle are: 1st Prize - Ham Yard Hotel overnight stay for two with breakfast (valid to 31/12/2022) 2nd Prize £500 Cash, 3rd Prize Lime Tree Hotel Belgravia, overnight stay for two with breakfast (valid to 31/03/2022), 4th Prize - Three course lunch for two at the River Cafe (Valid Monday to Saturday for lunch until 30/06/2022. Drinks not included), 5th Prize - A tour of the public Gardens around Kensington Palace with Graham Dillamore, Deputy Head of Gardens & Estates, Historic Royal Palaces (This is a one hour tour for a maximum of 3 people. Monday to Friday only. 2 weeks notice is required prior to taking up this prize), 6th Prize - Tour for two of Stamford Bridge Football Ground, Chelsea (Valid to 31/12/2022). 7th Prize - Advanced Personal Health Screening at the Cleveland Clinic Portland Place Outpatient Centre, 8th Prize - A park deckchair season ticket for one, 9th Prize x 2- One to One Open Water Swimming Coaching at Beckenham Place Park, 10th Prize - Food Foraging walk in London for two people as part of a group with an expert leader, 11th Prize - Fungus Foray in a London Park for two people as part of a group with an expert leader, 12th Prize - Strawberry Moon, enamel on copper nature-inspired artwork, by Ann Gover (framed 34x29cm), 13th Prize - Afternoon Tea for two at Duck Island Cottage (valid to 30/11/2022 You and a guest will be offered tea/coffee, biscuits, light sandwiches and light non-alcoholic refreshments with the Director of LGT at a date that is mutually convenient. Arrangements to be made with a minimum of two weeks advance notice, ideally on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday avoiding weeks either side of bank holiday weekends or in the week leading up to London Open Gardens 11th and 12th June), 14th Prize  - Champagne/Sundowners for two at Duck Island Cottage with an LGT Trustee , 15th Prize x 3 - Signed Book of Recipes inspired by Coutts Executive Head Chef Peter Fiori, 16th Prize x 2 - Twickenhamshire - a new book by Chris Sumner and Michael Symes, 17th Prize - Enticing Paths - A Treasury of Norfolk Gardens and Gardening book, just published by The Norfolk Gardens Trust, 18th Prize x 2  - A ticket to a London Gardens Trust online lecture (valid to 12/04/2022)
    .There are no alternatives to any prize
  • The draw will be conducted by utilising a Random Number Generator that has been tested and approved by an independent, Gambling Commission approved, third party test house. The results of the draw are final
  • Based upon our estimates for our first online Winter Raffle we predict the average the chance of winning a prize for a single ticket is approximately 1 in 173
  • Based upon our estimates of the number of entries and costs in our new Winter Raffle, we estimate that approx 35% will be spent on expenses, 1% on prizes and 64% will come back to us to fund our work
  • Entries must be received by 5 December 2021
  • Late entries will be treated as donations
  • The draw will be held on 7 December 2021
  • Winners will be notified by post, email or telephone no later than two weeks after the draw date. Please keep your ticket number as proof of purchase
  • A list of winners will also be published on the website within two weeks of the draw date. These will only be in summary, for example Mrs Smith from Berkshire
  • Winners may be asked to take part in London Gardens Trust PR and promotional activity
  • If a prize is unclaimed after reasonable efforts have been made by London Gardens Trust to contact the winner, then London Gardens Trust will be entitled to dispose of the prize as it thinks fit. The winner has one month after notification to claim the prize
  • The London Gardens Trust policies for raffles can be found here. This includes our policy on responsible gambling, underage gambling, protection of customer funds and our complaints procedure

Online entries

  • To enter the online raffle an entrant must self-certify that they are the required age to play. A confirmation email will be sent to the entrant confirming their numbers in the draw and thanking them for their participation. Random age verification checks are carried out at regular intervals. If an entrant is found to be under the required age their payment will be returned and they will not be entered into the draw
  • Entries must not be bought on behalf of somebody else
  • In order to promote responsible gambling, it is recommended that no more than 60 chances are to be purchased per person for the Raffle
  • Material changes to this raffle are not predicted to happen, but in the event that this occurs you will be notified by email 14 days in advance of any changes

General Information

London Gardens Trust is licenced and registered by Westminster Council, registration number 20/09092/LILN. Responsible person: Helen Monger, London Gardens Trust, Duck Island Cottage, St James' Park, London, SW1A 2BJ

For more information about the Charity, our raffles and other ways to donate please visit londongardenstrust.org

Requests for additional raffle tickets up to a maximum of 60 tickets per person or requests to be removed from future raffle mailings should be addressed to info@raffleplayer.com

If you would like more information about raffles and lotteries please go to www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk

If you or a family member feel that you are experiencing problems with gambling, you can seek advice and support from GambleAware on 0808 8020 133 or via their website begambleware.org


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