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Our Christmas-themed sustainability competition asks entrants not to throw away their unwanted belongings or leave them to gather dust.

It rings true that one person’s junk is another person’s treasure, so why let any items go to waste? At this time of year, for the people most in need, we should all be giving.

We challenge you to have a clear-out, bag up anything that you no longer want and take it to your local charity shop. This can be clothes, toys and bric-a-brac, to name but a few.

Remember that your donation could really make someone else’s Christmas and is also good for the environment, so everyone is a winner!

Take a picture of yourself dropping off the items, for our social media channels, and the more creative, the better.

Drop the image onto any of our competition posts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn or, if you don’t have a social media account, we will do it for you.

We will give away a Work Live Leicestershire goodie bag to the best photo, selected by our panel of judges, that we receive, so your good deed may well be rewarded.

Just email or call us on 0116 249 8828, for more information or to put forward your entries. Let’s make it a sustainable Christmas!

Work Live Leicestershire's sustainable Christmas competition.

Terms and conditions

Prize (Work Live Leicestershire goodie bag) is as specified on the official social media post.

To enter this competition, simply post a photo of yourself dropping off donated items to a charity shop in the comments box of the post advertising the competition on either Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn. Our favourite will receive the prize.

This is a promotion from the Work Live Leicestershire (WiLL project) and there is one prize. Competition details form part of these terms and conditions.

The competition starts on 3 December 2021 and closes at midnight on 31 December 2021. Entries after this time will not be considered.

Entry is open to residents of the UK, except employees (and their families) of Work Live Leicestershire, the suppliers of the prizes and any other partners associated with Work Live Leicestershire or the competition.

The winner will be contacted through social media after the competition’s closing date and announced on all of our social media pages (identifying details, apart from a first name, will not be given).

The prize is as stated, is not transferable and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.

The winner agrees to the use of their first name and any other non-identifying details for publicity purposes and will co-operate with any other reasonable request by Work Live Leicestershire relating to publicity.

Use of a false name or details will result in disqualification. All entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition. Entries made online using methods generated by a script, macro or the use of automated devices will be void.

No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost, delayed or corrupted due to computer error in transit.

The promoters reserve the right to amend or alter these terms of competition at any time and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition. The competition may be modified or withdrawn at any time. The promoter is Work Live Leicestershire, 16 New Walk, Leicester, LE1 6TF.

The details of the winner will be the property of Work Live Leicestershire and will not be passed on to any third parties. We may use the email address provided to inform you of other Work Live Leicestershire news in the future. By entering this competition, you also acknowledge that the social media channels are in no way involved in the running of this competition and any issues which may arise as a result of this competition are in no way associated with those social media channels .

The winner will be contacted via Facebook messenger after December 31 and announced on our social media pages (identifying details will not be given). The prize will be retained for a short time from the close date. Failure to respond and-or provide details for delivery in that time, or failure to meet the eligibility criteria, will result in forfeiture of the prize.