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1 Closing date for receipt of all entries is midnight 25 October 2013. 2 The panel of judges, which will include one member who is independent of the promoters, will choose the three entries that best meet the judging criteria. 3 The three shortlisted entrants will be invited to attend a cook-off in London. Travel expenses up to the value of £250 will be paid. Accommodation and other costs incurred are the responsibility of the winner and will not be covered by the magazine. 4 If any of the three shortlisted entrants cannot be contacted within 14 days of the closing date or cannot attend the cook-off, the promoter reserves the right to invite a reserve selected at the same time as the original finalists. If a winner is unable to accept their prize, the promoter reserves the right to withdraw prize entitlement and award the prize to a reserve selected at the same time as the original. 5 The winners will be the entries whose recipes the judges deem the most original, tasty, family-friendly entries that can be prepared from start to finish within one hour. Winning entries may be edited for printing purposes. 6 The entries become copyright of the promoter and cannot be returned.

Rural Retreats prize

2 The competition is open to all citizens of the UK except employees of Rural Retreats, Sainsbury's magazine and those associated directly with the promotion. 2 The house can accommodate up to 10 people. 3 Travel to and from the venue is the responsibility of the prize winner. Any additional expenses are the responsibility of the prize winner. 4 The trip must be taken by 31 July 2014, excluding the Christmas break, and is subject to availability of flights and accommodation available to the agent booking the holiday.

Virgin Experience

3 Not open to employees of Virgin Experience Days, their associated companies, agents or their relations. 2 Virgin Experience vouchers are valid for nine months from the date of issue. 3 Cooking The Roux Way course class minimum age is 18. 4 A copy of Virgin Experience Days terms and conditions can be found at 5 All data collected is in accordance with the 1998 Data Collection Act. See Virgin Experience Days privacy policy. 6 The promoter is Virgin Experience Days, Acorne House, Unit 9 Lane End Business Park, Lane End, High Wycombe HP14 3BY


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