Win a Merlin Family Premium Annual Pass

Terms & Conditions


The Promoter is The Money Shop, a trading name of Instant Cash Loans Limited, registered in England under company number 2685515 and with its registered office at 6 Bevis Marks, London EC3A 7BA (“The Money Shop”).


2.1 The title of the competition is January Merlin Annual Pass Competition (the “Competition”).

2.2 The Competition will be held between Tuesday 24th January 2017 and Tuesday 7th February 2017.

2.3 The Promoter will distribute or arrange the distribution of the January 2017 Money Shop Newsletter (the “Newsletter”) to members of the public who have previously opted in to receiving email marketing communications. Members of the public may enter the Competition by emailing their entry to (the “Participants").


3.1 The Competition will run from 11am on Tuesday 24th January 2017 (the "Opening Date") to 5pm on Tuesday 7th February 2017 (the "Closing Date") inclusive.

3.2 To enter the Competition Participants must email their entry to containing the correct answer to the question in the Newsletter (the “Entry” or the “Entries”). By entering the Competition, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

3.3 For help with entries, please contact the Promoter at the address in condition 1.


4.1 The Competition is only open to residents in the UK aged 18 years or over, except:

(a) employees of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies;

(b) 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

(c) members of the immediate families or households of (a) and (b) above.

4.2 In entering the Competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the Prize OR any prize you may win. The Promoter may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the Competition.

4.3 There is a limit of one entry per person.

4.4 The Promoter reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the Competition.


5.1 There is one Prize of a gift voucher worth £895, which the winner can redeem for a Merlin annual pass for a family of 5 (maximum of 3 adults aged 12 or over) at any participating Merlin Attraction.  The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prize with a prize of equal or greater value.


6.1 The winner will be chosen by random draw from all correct Entries after the Closing Date on Tuesday 7th February 2017 (the "Draw Date") and informed using the email address supplied on the Entry on Wednesday 8th February.

6.2 The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into

6.3 The full name and county of the Participant that wins the Prizes can, where known, be obtained at the registered office of the Promoter for a period of 30 days from the date of the Competition.


7.1 The Participant that wins the Prize will need to provide their full name in order for the Prize to be purchased and their address in order for the Prize to be posted to them. If the Participant that wins the Prize fails to provide the information required in 7.1 and claim the Prize within 30 days of the Draw Date, the Participant forfeits their eligibility for the Prize and another winner may be drawn.


8.1 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.


9.1 If you are a winner of the Competition, you agree that the Promoter may use your full name, image and town or county of residence to announce the winner of this Competition and for any other reasonable and related promotional purposes.

9.2 Additionally your contact details may be used for marketing purposes where you have indicated your consent to receive such marketing on the Entry.

9.3 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.


10.1 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.

10.2 The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the Competition where it becomes necessary to do so.

10.3 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.

This competition is now closed.