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Airline Competition Terms and Conditions

Terms and conditions for airline competitions

Terms and conditions

  • No purchase necessary.
  • This competition is not open to employees of The Manchester Airport Group plc, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, British Airways, Cobalt, Etihad or Manchester City Football Club or any person directly or indirectly connected with this competition or family members of any of these persons.
  • Entry is open to all UK residents over 18.
  • There will be five competition winners.
  • Competition and Prizes are subject to change or removal at any time. The Manchester Airport Group plc and partners reserve the right to reject any entrant or winner they deem, in their sole discretion, to have been made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated devices.
  • The Manchester Airport Group plc and partners take no responsibility for entries that are lost, delayed or corrupted, or affected due to a computer error in transit.
  • The prize is as stated, is non-transferable and no cash alternative is available. The judges' decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • Only one entry per household can be accepted.
  • The closing date for the competition is Sunday 12th August 2018. The judges cannot accept responsibility for late entries. Entry cannot be accepted if all details are not correctly provided.
  • The prize winner will be drawn at random from those entrants whose entries are valid in accordance with these conditions and have reached The Manchester Airport Group plc by the closing date.
  • The winner will be notified in writing within 28 days of the closing date. If the prize is unclaimed by the initial winner drawn within 90 days, there will be no further prize draws, as The Manchester Airport Group plc's decision regarding selection of winners is final and there will be no further correspondence.
  • Any breach of these terms and conditions by an entrant will void their entry. Misrepresentative or fraudulent entries will invalidate an entry.
  • The Manchester Airport Group plc reserve the right at any time to cancel, modify or supersede the competition (including altering prizes) if, in The Manchester Airport Group plc’s sole discretion, a competition is not capable of being conducted as specified.
  •  These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
  • The promoter is The Manchester Airport Group plc, Olympic House, Manchester Airport, M90 1QX.
  • Please note that any personal data provided by an entrant will remain confidential to The Manchester Airport Group plc and will not be disclosed to any third party without the entrant's prior consent, except that The Manchester Airport Group plc reserves the right to use the information for the purposes of facilitating the competition including but not limited to publishing the name of the winner on its website, as well as providing the prize winners' details to third parties for the purposes of administering the competition including but not limited to the actual providers of the prize such as our partners mentioned above.
  • All personal data provided by an entrant will be used by The Manchester Airport Group plc solely for the purposes of administering the competition and will be securely destroyed within 120 days of the closing date of the competition, unless you have elected to receive further promotional or marketing information. All promotional marketing information will have a clear option to unsubscribe.

Partner specific terms and conditions:

British Airways

  • Flight tickets are valid on routes operated by BA CityFlyer only to/from Manchester Airport
  • We will do our very best to accommodate you on the dates you have selected by reserve the right to offer alternative dates.
  • The flight seats are subject to availability of space and commercial demand – there may be peak times during the year, such as holidays and other special events when travel is not available.
  • Bookings will be made in rotation / date order and are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Travel on British Airways code share and alliance partner airlines and franchises is not permitted.
  • Reservation changes are not permitted once tickets have been booked. Tickets must be booked and all travel must be completed before 30th September 2018.
  • If space in the class of travel that appears on your ticket is not available at the time of check-in, due to commercial demand, please co-operate fully with the check-in agent who will try and accommodate you nearer to departure time.
  • On rare occasions, the check-in agent may ask you to standby for a flight, to downgrade or to travel on a later flight. If this is the case, we would appreciate your co-operation in complying with the check-in agent’s request.
  • We will email an eticket itinerary to your email address.
  • All queries relating to an application should be emailed to
  • The tickets are not transferable, have no cash value and are not for resale.
  • On acceptance of this prize, you are deemed to have read and agreed to the above terms and conditions.

Cobalt Air

  • The prize is 2 return tickets to Larnaca, Cyprus from Manchester with Cobalt Air
  • The competition is open to UK residents. Aged 18+. Employees of Manchester Airport Group (MAG) and Cobalt are not eligible to enter the competition
  • Tickets are non-changeable and non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Tickets must be booked and flown by December 30, 2018


  • There is one prize of a football signed by the Manchester City first team plus certificate of authenticity.
  • The competition is open to UK residents, aged 18+. Employees of Manchester Airport Group (MAG), Etihad Airways and Manchester City FC are not eligible to enter the competition
  • The closing date for entries is Sunday 12th August 2018
  • Winners will be announced within 28 days of closing date
  • When you enter the promotion, you agree to be bound by these rules and agree that if you win, MAG will publish your surname and county
  • You must provide your full name, address and daytime phone number
  • MAG will use your personal details to administer this promotion, and will not publish them or provide them to anyone without your permission. You can read more about the MAG Privacy Policy.
  • Only one entry permitted per person. Entries made in bulk or by third parties are prohibited and will not be counted
  • Entries received after the closing date will not be considered. The winner will be the first entry drawn at random after the closing date
  • A list of winners can be obtained by contacting Manchester Airport, Marketing 5th Floor Olympic House, Manchester within six weeks of the closing date
  • MAG/Etihad Airways reserve the right to change these rules or to cancel, alter or amend the promotion if circumstances arise beyond our control
  • MAG/Etihad Airways excludes liability to the full extent permitted by law for any loss, damage or injury occurring to you arising from your entry or your acceptance of a prize

Thomas Cook Airlines 

  • The winner is entitled to two return flights from MAN to ALC,PMI,LEI,MAH,REU,FAO,BOJ,SPU,GRO,IBZ,NAP,VAR,DBV,INN,GNB on a direct flight with Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Depart and return between between 5.9.18  and 31.12.18
  • Flights must be booked before 30.9.18
  • Flights are for the economy cabin which includes 6kg hand baggage per person per flight, 20kg check in baggage per person, per flight and three course James Martin Meal
  • Flights are subject to availability
  • No cash or flight alternatives available
  • Winner is responsible for ensuring all transfers, accommodation, visa and other requirements are arranged as necessary
  • Winner must travel as part of the prize
  • Thomas Cook Airlines reserves the right to amend the Terms & Conditions (including flying dates and destinations) or withdraw this promotion at any time for any reason without prior notice to you

Turkish Airlines

  • 2 x return ticket from Manchester to Istanbul are allocated and the ticket can be issued as soon as the passengers names are confirmed. The tickets will be in Economy Class.
  • This ticket must be booked by 30th September 2018 and travel within 12 months from this date, excluding school holidays, Eid, Christmas and New Year.  All applicable taxes and surcharges for the air ticket will be paid by Turkish Airlines, seats are subject to availability at the time of booking.