Terms and Conditions

Celebrating the Nene Valley Photo Competition

  1. This Competition is open to residents or visitors of the Nene Valley who reside in the UK, except for employees of Nenescape their families or anyone else associated with this competition.
  2. All information detailing how to enter this Competition forms part of these Terms and Conditions. It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the competitor agrees to abide by these rules. The decision of the judges is final, and no correspondence will be entered into. Submission of an entry will be taken to mean acceptance of these terms and conditions.
  3. Entries must be labelled with the entrant’s name and location of the photograph. Image files must be at least 200dpi and no less than 1mb in size. Entrants should include their own name, age if entering the below 16 category, address and telephone number and say which category they want their photograph to be considered for. We regret that we are unable to accept postal entries.
  4. All entries must be received by the advertised closing time and date.
  5. All images submitted must be the work of the individual submitting them. It is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure that any images they submit which include an identifiable person or persons have been taken with the permission of the person or persons pictured and do not infringe the copyright of any third party or any laws. Entrants must warrant that the photograph they are submitting is their own work and that they own the copyright for it.
  6. Copyright in all images submitted for this Competition remains with the Entrant. However, each entrant grants the Nenescape Partnership and Nene Valley permission to use the submitted image/s in print or online material promoting the Nene Valley. Credit will be given to the photographer.
  7. Up to 3 entries per person. Late, illegible, incomplete, defaced or corrupt entries will not be accepted. No responsibility can be accepted for lost entries and proof of transmission will not be accepted as proof of receipt. Entries must not be sent through agencies or third parties.
  8. Photographs must be taken within the Nene Valley (between Northampton and Peterborough) please view the project map to clarify boundaries. 
  9. The winning entries will be that which is judged to be the most visually appealing, original and self-explanatory. The winner will be notified within two months of the closing date of the competition.
  10. One entrant from each category, and each level of photographer will win a prize donated by Nenescape Partners, all prizes are non-transferable or non-refundable for cash.
  11. All prizes must be collected from one of the Nenescape Partner locations. We will endeavour to get it to the nearest point for collection by winners.
  12. The winners may be asked to take part in publicity, but it is at the discretion of the entrant whether they take part of not.
  13. Your photograph will be credited by the name you give on submission.
  14. If you are under 16 years old, we will need consent from a parent or carer to publish the winner's name in each category. This will be followed up after shortlisting.
  15. Events may occur that render the Competition itself or the awarding of the prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of Nenescape and accordingly Nenescape may at its absolute discretion vary or amend the Competition and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to Nenescape as a result thereof.
  16. The competition is being run by One to One Development Trust a Nenescape partner, to help promote the Nene Valley by celebrating its heritage, landscape and culture supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. To find out more about Nenescape please visit nenescape.org