Kirstie’s Christmas Cake Decorating Competition 2015

Entrants must be aware that the competition and entrants will be filmed for Channel 4.

Thank you for your interest in Kirstie’s Christmas cakedecorating competition which incorporates the use of sugar craft!

Entrants to the competition will be selected from all applications in advance of filming by the production team.

Channel 4 may also view entries.

Please complete this application and return by email along with a photo of yourself and your previous work to christmas2015@raisetheroofproductions.com to be considered.

We will not accept entries for those under 16.  Anyone who is aged 16 or 17 will need consent from parent(s) or legal guardians.

Please refer to the competition rules at the bottom of this application.

If you are selected filming of the competition will take place on the week commencing 12th October 2015, and judging will take place on the day of filming. We will require your participation for a day, and filming is likely to take place in a London or Devon based venue. If there are any dates that you are not available for in October please let us know.

Final applications to enter must be submitted by 7th October 2015 but don’t wait until the last minute – time is running out!!

 


 

How would you describe yourself?

 

What do you do for a living?

 

What is your cake decorating/baking experience? How long have you been baking/decorating for and why did you start?

 

Have you ever won any prizes for your cakes?

 

What is your Christmas cake decorating experience? Please give details:

 

Raise the Roof will provide a standard pre iced cake (dimensions and shape to be confirmed when selected) andentrants will be asked to create their own decorations on the day to ensure that each cake is unique. Please tell us a bit about your style and the kinds of decorations you are planning to make and the overall look:

 

What theme do you have in mind for decorating your cake? Please share some details:

 

How long, on average does it take you to decorate your Christmas cake?

 

Do you have any other interests / hobbies?

 

Have you appeared on television before?

 

Do you or have you ever sold your cakes or other items commercially, either on a wholesale or retail basis?

 

Is there anything else you would like to tell us?

 

Please supply a picture of previous a cake you have decorated or alternatively a picture which has inspired your chosen decorating theme for this year as well as one of yourself (Jpegif possible).

 

Have you ever been or are you currently involved in any criminal proceedings?

COMPETITON ENTRY FORM

DATA PROTECTION

I understand that RTRP Ltd will use my personal details I, the entree provided for the purpose of the promotion, exploitation and transmission of the programme.  I understand this Consent form affects my rights under the Data Protection Act.

 

I confirm that I am who I say I am, and am freely able to enter into this completion.  To the best of my Knowledge my application is truthful, genuine and does not infringe any copyright and data protection laws, or is a breach of confidence, law and is not defamatory.

 

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PERSONAL INFORMATION

 

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Please note if you are under the age of 18 you will require parental consent to enter the competition

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COMPETITION RULES

1. Images and details supplied will be shared with Channel 4 the broadcaster, solely for the purpose of this programme.
2. The competition is open to entrants aged 16 and over. Entrants aged 16 or 17 will need permission from parent(s) or legal guardians.
3. The competition is only open to amateurs.
4. Only one entry per person is permitted
5. Entrants must be resident in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Republic of Ireland
6. Cakes will be provided to entrants on the day
7. Size: competitors will be informed of the size and shape of their cake in advance of the competition day.
8. Entrants must supply their own decorations/ingredients needed to create those decorations plus any specialist equipment
9. You will have several hours to decorate your cake on the day of the competition.       Exact timings will be at the organisers’ discretion and entrants will be advised in advance of the day of the competition.
10. Entry must be the competitor’s own work.
11. RTRP Ltd’s decision on who may participate in filming will be final as will the independent Judge’s decision on the day of the competition.  No correspondence will be entered into.
12. Cake decorating will be judged on the wow factor, originality, design, skill and execution
13. A token prize will be awarded on the day of the competition.  If the winner is not able to accept the prize for any reason, no substitute will be provided.
14. Any changes to these rules will be communicated to entrants by RTRP Ltd in advance of the competition.
15. The competition closes at 6PM on 7th October 2015. All entries must be received by RTRP Ltd by that date. Entries received after the closing date will be disqualified
16. Entrants who are selected to participate in the competition will be notified by phone/email by a member of the production team.  If RTRP Ltd is unable to contact you by that date, an alternative entrant will be selected in your place.
17. RTRP Ltd reserves the right to cancel the competition at any time if it deems such cancellation to be necessary.  No prize will be awarded if the competition is cancelled.
18. RTRP Ltd and Channel 4 may exercise its sole right to use the entrant’s name and image and comments relating to the competition and prize for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes in any media worldwide without notice and without payment of any fee.
19. Any competition queries should be emailed to the below

 

christmas2015@raisetheroofproductions.com

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