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Yorkshire Day - Competition

Ey up! It's Yorkshire Day and as a company that has been born and bred in West Yorkshire for 50 Years, we can't let this day pass by whithout celebrating. 

Whilst to the rest of the world Yorkshire is just another English county, to people who live in Yorkshire it's "God's country" and everyone who comes from Yorskhire (incuding our Swift Direct Blinds family!) is the chosen one. You might think, it's extremey rude to speak so highly of ourselves but what do you expect from the largest county in the UK?

Anyway, we might not be the chosen ones, but there are plenty of things that make us different to the rest of the country. Let's look just at a few examples: 

You know you're from Yorkshire when...

  • You drink your tea even when it's +30°C outside.
  • You don't bother to pronouce your "T's".
  • You have had the "lunch is dinner and dinner is tea" argument at least once in your life.
  • You're so proud of where you come from that even if you live outside Yorkshire, you still mention it at least 5 times a day. 

See what we mean? 

Now it's your turn - enter our competition

Do you know more things that make someone proper Yorkshire? Share your funny answer with us for a chance to win one of Betty's Gift Cards.

How to enter?

  • Finish the sentence below in a funny photo,video, boomerang, a story or a joke. Share your entry on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or email it to [email protected].

You know you're from Yorkshire, when...

  • Make sure you tag @SwiftDirectBlinds and use #SwiftLoveForYorkshire.

The most creative & original entries will be shared on our social media.

The competion runs from 1st to 8th of August (midnight) and the three winners will be announced on 9th of August. Make sure you follow us on Facebook , Twitter or Instagram for updates.

Competition Prizes

We will choose three most creative and original entries as our winners.

First prize winner will get a £100 Betty's Gift Voucher, 2nd & 3rd prize winners will get a £20 Betty's Gift Voucher each.

Good luck and we're looking forward to seeing you getting creative!

P.S. If you're from Yorkshire, you'll do anything to win a Betty's gift card: https://www.bettys.co.uk/

Terms and Conditions:

  • The promotion is offered by Swift Direct Blinds.
  • I am sending you my entry which I am happy for Swift Direct Blinds to use in its advertising, marketing, publicity or promotional materials. I, therefore, grant you a worldwide licence to the use of my photo and all personal details entered.
  • Three lucky winners will be announced on the 9th of August.
  • The competition runs from 1st until 8th August 2019 (midnight).
  • All users who submit their photo either on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or send to the email address will be entered.
  • You don’t have to have Swift Direct Blinds products to enter the competition.
  • The judges’ decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • Your statutory rights are not affected.
  • Three prizes – £100 Betty's Gift Voucher and two £20 Betty's Gift Vouchers.
  • The prize is non-transferable, for sale, resale or redeemable for cash.
  • The winner will be notified through the method of entry.
  • The winner will be announced on the Swift Direct Blinds blog and social media.
  • The winner’s name will be displayed on Swift Direct Blinds’ social media channels.
  • Once the winner has been notified, Swift Direct Blinds will direct message/email the winner to sort out redeeming the prize.
  • If the winner cannot be contacted or does not respond within 72 hours of the initial notification, or cannot take up the prize, then the Promoter reserves the right to withdraw prize entitlement and select another winner on the criteria set out above.
  • Open to UK residents aged 18 or over only.
  • Swift Direct Blinds employees are not permitted to enter.

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