Frequently Asked Questions

General Promotional Questions

1) What is the Maynards Bassetts ‘Summer of Silly Fun’ promotion?

Answer:

We’re giving away 8,001 Silly Fun prizes to make your summer as silly and fun as possible. Up for grabs we have the following prizes: Tier 1: up to 101 x designer sunglasses, 122 designer shoes (pre- determined designs); Tier 2: up to 287 wireless speakers; Tier 3: up to 3492 activity vouchers (subject to expiry date + provider T&Cs) & up to 3999 fun games.

The ‘Summer of Silly Fun’ promotion is open to anyone that lives in the UK or ROI, is over 18 and has purchased one of the following promotional packs (including price marked packs); Wine gums (165g, 190g and 400g), Jelly Babies (165g, 190g and 400g), Liquorice All Sorts (165g, 190g and 400g), Sports Mix (165g and 190g), Midget Gems (160g), Wine Gums Mocktails (165g), Wine Gums Tangy (165g), Soft Jellies Wild Safari (160g).

2) How can I enter? / How does it work?

Answer:

To enter simply buy any of the Maynards Bassetts Summer of Silly Fun promotional packs. Then visit summerofsillyfun.com, enter your unique code from inside the pack to find out instantly if you have won. If you’re a winner you will be asked to enter your details. To redeem your prize, you MUST complete the entry form. If you want to review the full terms and conditions please click here.

3) Where can I purchase Maynards Bassetts ‘Summer of Silly Fun’ promotional products?

Answer:

You can purchase our products in most supermarkets and newsagents nationwide – good luck!

4) Which Maynards Bassetts products are included in the promotion?

Answer:
  • Promotional packs (including price marked packs):
    • Wine Gums (165g, 190g and 400g packs)
    • Jelly Babies (165g, 190g and 400g packs)
    • Liquorice All Sorts (165g, 190g and 400g packs)
    • Sports Mix (165g and 190g packs)
    • Midget Gems (160g pack)
    • Wine Gums Mocktails (165g pack)
    • Wine Gums Tangy (165g pack)
    • Soft Jellies Wild Safari (160g pack)

5) When can I enter?

Answer:

The promotion is open from 01/05/19 to 31/08/19. Entrants who submit their code after this time, between 01/09/19 and 31/12/19, will be entered into a draw to win 1 annual theme park pass.

6) Do I need to retain my pack until I know the outcome?

Answer:

Proof of purchase and original packaging may be required to verify your claim - so don’t throw it away.

7) Do I need internet?

Answer:

Internet access and a valid email address are required to enter the promotion and to claim your prize.

Prize Details, Claiming and Redemption

8) What prizes are available in the Maynards Bassetts ‘Summer of Silly Fun’ promotion?

Answer:

Tier 1 - up to 101 x designer sunglasses, 122 designer shoes (pre-determined designs)

Tier 2 - up to 287 wireless speakers

Tier 3 - up to 3492 activity vouchers (subject to expiry date + provider Ts&Cs) & up to 3999 fun games.

9) How will I know if I’ve won?

Answer:

If you’re winner, you’ll be notified immediately, once you have submitted your code on the page, with details of what you’ve won. You’ll then be asked to enter your details so you can redeem your prize!

10) Can I swap my prize for another?

Answer:

Unfortunately not – all prizes are non-transferable and not for resale we’re afraid.

11) My prize hasn’t arrived

Answer:

If your promotional prize is yet to arrive please contact our team here and we will look into this for you.

Entry Mechanic

12) Where is the code I am entering on from my Maynards Bassetts pack?

Answer:

The unique code can be found inside of your Maynards Bassetts pack. It is the 10-digit code on the reverse of your back of pack.

13) My unique code isn’t working

Answer:

Make sure you’ve entered the code exactly as it appears on the “Enter your code” field on the website. If your unique code is still not working – please contact 0800 818181 and we will look into this for you. ROI entrants please contact 1800 678708. Freephone numbers are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.

14) My entry is being declined online and I get an error message, what can I do?

Answer:

If the unique code from your Maynards Bassetts product is not being recognised after multiple tries please contact our team on 0800 818181 and we will look into this for you. ROI entrants please contact 1800 678708. Freephone numbers are open Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm.

15) I entered the wrong email address. What do I do?

Answer:

Please contact our team here or via envelope at PO Box 704 and we will look into this for you.

16) I am an entrant from Northern Ireland, what do I do?

Answer:

Northern Ireland residents can claim a Unique Code by writing on a correctly stamped envelope/postcard to the following address: “JS9424 Maynards Bassetts Summer of Silly Fun – Northern Ireland”, PromoVeritas – PO Box 704, Pinner, HA5 9PF, with their name, full postal address and email address. One entry per stamped envelope. An email will then be sent by return to allow entry into the Promotion.