WIN: Re-brand Kemptown Carnival

by | Apr 1, 2021 | Festivals, News, Win

THE COMPETITION DETAILS – What’s the opportunity?

Decadance is thrilled to announce our most exciting competition yet: Rebrand Kemptown Carnival and have your designs used across the event as well as a £250 cash prize.

Calling all local artists! You are invited to re-design the Kemptown Carnival logo to represent a new era of the Carnival whilst remembering the historical roots of the first ever carnival in the UK. You will be required to provide a mood board which includes your designs, colour schemes and your favourite version of the logo you are submitting. Be prepared to discuss your final logo after the closing date if shortlisted.

The winning artwork will become the official artwork of Kemptown Carnival across the event and all marketing for it. And, for good measures, we are throwing in a £250 cash prize on top of that. The competition will run from Monday 1st February 2021 at 8:00am through until 23:59pm on Friday 23rd April 2021. Only entries received up-to and including the closing date/time will be eligible and the winner will be notified on Thursday 29th April. They will be required to go on-air on the Decadance Radio Breakfast Show the following day, Friday 30th April 2021 between 08:00am – 09:00am.

Kemptown Carnival take no responsibility for entries not received for whatever reason.

Entry Terms & Conditions

This competition is open to residents of Brighton & Hove and more specifically anyone who is a resident of a BN postcode to prove the entry is from a local resident. Entrants should note that evidence of eligibility may be required and use of false information will result in disqualification from the competition.
There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition, however access to email or the internet will be required to enter.
All references to drawings in these terms and conditions include any image, file type or format which may be used to submit logos and/or drawings for the purposes of this competition.
To enter the competition, entrants must design a suitable and recognisable logo incorporating the words Kemptown Carnival following the brief set out in this blog.
Entries should be submitted either via email to or by posting on the Kemptown Carnival Facebook page by adding a comment and uploading your entry to the post created. Logo drawings must be uploaded in accordance with these terms and conditions. Entries must be labelled with the entrant’s name. We regret that we are unable to accept postal entries.
Entries must be submitted online by midnight on Friday 23rd April to qualify for entry into the competition.
This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Facebook is not responsible to entrants in respect of any aspect of this competition. By entering this competition, you are providing information to the Promoter for the purpose of administering this competition and not to Facebook.
Only one entry is allowed per person. If there are any duplicate entries, then only the first submitted version will be accepted.
Entrants grant the Promoter a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable license, for the full period of any intellectual property rights in any drawing, to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, edit, alter, store, re- format and sub-license the drawing for such purposes and will sign over these rights and ownership of the winning artwork to Kemptown Carnival if selected as the winning entry.
The winning entry will be the one which is judged to be the most visually appealing, original and suitable for the marketing and communications of the carnival in 2021 and beyond. Depending on the winning entry, a final copy in certain formats may need to be recreated and may differ from the original artwork.
We reserve the right to substitute any or all components of the prize for another of equivalent value in the event the original prize offered is not available.
No entries provided by agencies or third parties will be allowed.
The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable and is not redeemable for other prizes.
The Promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this promotion.
By submitting an entry, entrants confirm that any drawings submitted are not defamatory, unlawful, discriminatory, or malicious, do not infringe third-party rights and are not subject to conflicting agreements in place that restrict their use.
By submitting an entry, entrants agree that the Promoter may, but is not required to, make any drawings submitted with the winning entry, available on its websites, social media pages and any other media, whether now known or invented in the future, and in connection with any publicity of the competition.
By submitting an entry, entrants agree that any personal information provided with the entry may be held and used by the Promoter to administer the competition and/or to fulfil, deliver or arrange the prize.
The Promoter may use the name of the winner who created the submitted work for the purposes of publicity and promotions, including media interviews and in particular, to publish such information in any of the following media: post- event publications, the Promoter’s websites, and their social media sites. The winner will act reasonably and in accordance with such requests as may be communicated by the Promoter to the winner in the event of any publicity which arises in connection with the competition.
All personal data of entrants who are not winners will be destroyed promptly after this competition has ended and their personal details will not be used for any promotional or marketing purposes relating to this competition.
All information detailing how to enter this competition forms part of these terms and conditions. It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the entrant agrees to abide by these rules. The decision of the judges is final, and no correspondence will be entered into. Submission of an entry will be taken to mean acceptance of these terms and conditions.
Kemptown Carnival reserves the right to withhold prizes if, in the opinion of the judges, the quality of entries falls below the standard required.


Decadance is a fresh new station for Brighton & Hove. We’re appealing because we don’t play ad’s; we focus on offering a different package to our future business partners. So, we’re looking for someone who has more to them just selling. You’ll need to be a driven individual with a previous track record in sales and a desire to get stuck in with our new radio station.

You will be helping us grow the station and everything we have to offer by selling our S&P packages. The role will involve sourcing, connecting and following up leads from the local business community and engaging with them on a level where you can offer them our on-air S&P packages, coupled with our online and digital platform opportunities.

You’ll be working within a small team who make up the S&P team and giving the others members any support or advice where needed. This role is a commission only flexi position to begin with and will grow into a full-time paid position for the right candidate. The role is flexible in that it can work around other commitments the candidate may have. There will be a full review at the 3-month and 6-month periods to look at how the role will further develop according to the needs of the station.



To own and take responsibility of the S&P side of the new radio side of the business which will include researching, sourcing, engaging and closing sponsorship deals across our on-air and online platforms. The successful candidate will also be there for support for an existing small support team of people who are also talking to the business community.

It’s vital the successful candidate understands the full product. By product we mean the radio station and everything which it consists of including shows and opportunities for potential sponsors. Understanding where you are able to up-sell and discount where applicable in order to help complete deals.

It’s important the S&P Manager is able to source and engage with suitable companies within various sectors depending on the S&P package available. Creating great repour and relationships with the local business community through a range of tools and opportunities including business fayres, networking events and face to face meetings. Having regular meetings with the support team and company directors to ensure targets and being met. The S&P Manager must ensure they are able to close deals effectively and to train the members of the support team to close effectively too.

You must be driven to work alone but also be able to work closely with the rest of the team whilst having that hunger to grow and hit targets and deadlines which are set by you and the directors. Your communication skills must be strong, and it is important to be a brand ambassador for the company at all times. Past experience in sales is very important as you will be expected to manage your sales. You are also required to have a strong knowledge of using the Microsoft Office suite, including Word and Excel.

A keen interest in music is advantageous when you are out and about talking about the station. Additionally, all members within the team are proactive, enthusiastic, and driven people who think on their feet, all striving to deliver our core four values: Creative, Reliable, Driven & Fair. Where possible we go the extra mile and are accountable. We treat everyone the way we would want to be treated.



Anyone interested in this role needs to apply via –

Please include any experience you think may be relevant to the position, along with your current CV and some brief detail about why you want to join us before the closing deadline which is 5:00pm on Friday 26th February 2021.

Please ensure you put the ref below into your application and send it through to a member of our team will get back to you after the closing date.

POSITION: Radio S&P Manager
CLOSING DATE: Friday 26th February 2021
JOB REF: DGR-SPM-2021/02