contract law

| January 12, 2016

in celebration of the upcoming 2016 rio olumpics, the mayor of sheraton in conjunction with the local news paper the sheraton daily

examiner decided to hold a race whereby anyone running the sheraton town hall to nelson’s column in trafalgar square, London would be

paid 500 pounds. the race will commence at 10.00 am on monday 1st august, covering a distance of 20 miles and the winner would be paid

25000 pounds. the competition was widely advertised in the sheraton daily examiner and the purpose behind the event was to promote

sport and healthy living in the community.

annie decided to enter the competition and duly arrived at the town hall at 10.00 am ready to start the race. at the start of the race

at 10.00 am Imran was out for his usual morning run and seeing the other decided to join in. Imran had not seen the advert for the race

in the newspaper.

as the runners, with Imran in the lead, approached the finishing post their attention was drawn to a notice set up by the sheraton

daily examiner saying that the prize money had been withdrawn and congratulating the runners on being healthy.

Q: advice Annie and Imran in the lead whether they are entitled to claim the prize money.
and would it have made any difference if the mayor and newspaper had placed a revocation advert in the local sunday newspaper ?

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