We are Middlesbrough aims to bring together everything that is good about our amazing town.
Now, we want to see what you love the most.
Send us your favourite picture of Middlesbrough – it might be a moody shot of the Transporter, or a hidden corner of the town that you’d love to see featured.
We’ll use the best pictures on the We are Middlesbrough social media pages, and they may also be used in Middlesbrough’s bid for city status.
Our favourite will win a table of four in the Legends Lounge at the Riverside Stadium for Boro’s match vrs Birmingham City on October 30. The below terms and conditions apply.
1.1 In consideration of the receipt of entries by entrants, the Council offers the opportunity in its discretion for the publishing and acknowledgement of entries in accordance with the terms of this agreement.
1.2 The closing date for entries is midnight on Sunday 10th October 2021. No entries will be accepted after this time.
1.3 Entries must be submitted digitally, via social media or emailed to email@example.com.
1.4 All entries should include a name, contact email address and a brief description of where the photograph was taken. Any submissions from young people under the age of 14 require the consent of a parent/carer in a format acceptable to the Council in its sole discretion.
1.5 Images depicting inappropriate, offensive, illegal or immoral imagery will be discounted, and if appropriate may be referred to the police.
1.6 The Council reserves the right to discount any entries not conforming with this clause 1 in its absolute discretion, and shall not be liable for any costs, expenses or losses incurred by any person submitting a discounted entry.
2.1 There will be a panel of judges who will select the winning photograph which, in their opinion, best illustrates the ‘We are Middlesbrough’ theme of the competition.
2.2 If the winner is unable to be contacted after reasonable attempts have been made, Middlesbrough Council reserves the right to offer the title of ‘winner’ to a runner up of its choice and in its sole discretion.
2.3 The winner will receive a hospitality package for four people for Middlesbrough Football Club vs Birmingham City at the Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough on 30 October 2021. The winning entry will appear in the Spring issue of the Love Middlesbrough magazine and as the headline photograph on the next edition of the Your Middlesbrough Newsletter. It will also be showcased on various Council social media platforms at the absolute discretion of the Council. There is no cash alternative prize.
3.1 Entrants must be the sole author and owner of the copyright of all imagery entered. Each entrant is responsible for ensuring any image they submit has been taken with the permission of the subject and does not infringe the copyright of any third party or any laws. All copyright for the image remains with the respective entrant.
3.2 By entering an image, entrants grant to Middlesbrough Council the non-exclusive right to reproduce it for any purpose at any time in any media with attribution.
3.3 The entrants to the competition consent to the use of their image, name and/or photograph in any publicity carried out by Middlesbrough Council, without compensation. Entrants acknowledge that this consent enables the Council to comply with its obligations under the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 and Data Protection Act 2018.
4.1 Middlesbrough Council reserves the right to cancel this competition or alter any of the rules at any stage, if deemed necessary in its opinion, and if circumstances arise outside of its control.
4.2 The Council shall have no liability whatsoever in respect of any costs, expenses or losses incurred by entrants in relation to this competition or any cancellation or rule alteration as per this clause 4.
4.3 Entrants acknowledge that the Council is running this competition for artistic and cultural purposes for the benefit of the people of Middlesbrough and is not making a profit from the competition. For this reason, the terms of this agreement are fair and acceptable.
5.1 The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 shall not apply to this agreement and no person other than the entrant and the Council shall have any rights under it. The terms of this agreement or any of them may be varied, amended or modified or this agreement may be suspended, cancelled or terminated or this agreement may be rescinded by the Council at any time (in each case), without the consent of any third party.
6.1 Any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with this agreement or its subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be subject to the laws of England and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.