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Entry is automatic for all Grand Central database members who have received our competition emails and clicked through to this page before 11:59pm on January 7th 2018.

Winners will be announced on our Facebook and Twitter pages on January 8th, so be sure to follow them for all the latest news and information as well as upcoming events and promotions!

Terms & conditions

  • The promoter is: Grand Central Railway Company Limited, Northern House, 3rd Floor, Rougier Street, York, YO1 6HZ
  • The title of the competition is Christmas Giveaway 2017.
  • The competition will run from 00:01 on 15 December 2017 (the "Opening date") to 23:59 on 7 January 2018 (the "Closing date") inclusive. All competition entries must be received by the Promoter above by the Closing date. All competition entries received after the Closing date are automatically disqualified. To enter the competition entrants must click through from a Grand Central-sent email to this page.
  • No purchase is necessary to enter the competition and there is no charge to register for use of the site.

The Promoter will not accept:

  • Responsibility for competition entries 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; or
  • Proof of posting or transmission as proof of receipt of entry to the competition.


  • By submitting a competition entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  • Winners will be chosen by a random draw of valid entries on January 8th 2018 ("Draw date").
  • Entrants may enter the competition once

The competition is open to all residents in Great Britain aged 18 years or over, except:

  • Employees of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies;
  • Employees of agents or suppliers of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies, who are professionally connected with the competition or its administration; or
  • Members of the immediate families or households of (a) and (b) above.
  • In entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. The Promoter may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the competition.

The Promoter will not accept competition entries that are:

  • Automatically generated by computer;
  • Completed by third parties or in bulk;
  • Illegible, have been altered, reconstructed, forged or tampered with;
  • Photocopies and not originals; or
  • Incomplete.
  • There is a limit of one entry per person. Entries on behalf of another person will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed.

The competition prizes consist of:

  • One set of two (2) Grand Central return tickets from London to Thirsk, and a night's stay in the Swinton Park Estate hotel
  • One set of two (2) Grand Central return tickets to London from anywhere on the Grand Central network and a night in a hotel of the promoter's choice


  • Any other costs incurred in addition to those set out above and that are incidental to the fulfilment of the prize are the responsibility of the winner.
  • There is no cash alternative for the prize. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of similar value.
  • The prize is not negotiable or transferable.


  • The winners will be notified by e-mail (using details provided at entry) before 17.00 on the draw dates and given details of to how to claim their prize. If a winner does not respond to the Promoter within 14 days of being notified by the Promoter or rejects their prize, then the winner's prize will be forfeited and the Promoter will be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above.
  • The prize will be sent to the winner by post within 7 days of the winner confirming their details.
  • The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.
  • The winner's name and county can be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Grand Central Railway Company Limited, Northern House, 3rd Floor, Rougier Street, York, YO1 6HZ.
  • The Promoter does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize.
  • Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner 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 Promoter, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
  • If you are a winner of the competition, you agree that the Promoter may use your name, image and town or county of residence to announce the winner of this competition and for any other reasonable and related promotional purposes.
  • You further agree to participate in any reasonable publicity required by the Promoter.
  • By entering the competition, you agree that any personal information provided by you with the competition entry may be held and used only by the Promoter or its agents and suppliers to administer the competition.
  • If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the competition.
  • By entering the promotion you agree to receive marketing communications from Grand Central. These can be opted out of at any time via the unsubscribe link in each email or by contacting
  • The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the prize competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
  • These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.