Terms of Use

This website, Nova.ie, is owned by Classic Rock Broadcasting Ltd T/A Radio Nova. Use of this website, be it our website through a computer or a mobile phone or any of our mobile applications, Facebook, Twitter, by registering with us or commenting or interacting with our publication in any way constitutes your acceptance and that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Classic Rock Broadcasting Ltd T/A Radio Nova (Nova.ie) reserves the right to make changes to this site and these Terms of Use at any time. If you do not agree with these Terms of Use you must not use this website.

Personal and Noncommercial use limitation

You may access and use this website only for personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, adapt, translate, exhibit, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, reverse engineer, desemple, or in any way exploit, any of the content, software, materials, information, software products or services obtained from this website without the express written permission of Radio Nova 100, the rightful owner or licensor of such materials, information, software products or services. As a condition of your use of this website, you warrant that you will not use this website, or any of the content obtained from this website, for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms. If you violate any of these terms and conditions, your permission to use this website automatically terminates.

Intellectual Property

The content contained within this site is for personal use only. All text, graphics and selection, layout, software and the arrangement thereof and all materials on this website are the copyright of Nova.ie or its content providers. Unauthorised use of the content may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You may not reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, the material at Nova.ie without our written permission. If you wish to use our content please contact us for further information regarding the purchasing of our content.


This website contains links to other websites operated by third parties over whom we have no control. Such links are provided for your convenience only and Nova.ie accepts no responsibility or liability in respect of the content, accuracy or use of other websites.

Website Registration

Visitors to Nova.ie can register to use the site. We reserve the right to send registered users of periodic electronic messages via email. Membership of Nova.ie requires users to understand and agree that the service may include communications from us such as service announcements and administrative messages. New accounts have the option to opt in to get all the latest website content including news, reviews, videos, competitions & special offers via email. Users can update their preferences or unsubscribe from these emails at any time by clicking the appropriate link at the bottom of any of our email communications.

Newsletter Mailings

Users can opt in to receive email communications from Nova.ie when creating an account. Existing users have been given the option to decide whether they would like to continue to receive emails from Nova.ie or not. Users can update their preferences or unsubscribe from these emails at any time by clicking the appropriate link at the bottom of any of our email communications. All automated email communication is managed by Mailchimp, who are GDPR compliant. Read Mailchimp’s Privacy Policy.

Comment and Review Guidelines

Here are the guidelines for everyone participating in entertainment.ie Please follow these simple guidelines to make our website a more pleasant and enjoyable experience for all:

For the smooth operation of the website there must be guidelines to which all registered members and viewers posting comments must adhere and comply. Posts of any type which do not comply with these guidelines will be edited and/or removed and registered members who persist in this manner will be banned.

Limitation of liability

Nova.ie is not liable to any user and shall under no circumstances be liable to any user on account of that user’s use of the website. Such limitation of liability shall apply to prevent recovery of:

  1. Direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special and exemplary damages (even if Radio Nova 100 or associated contractees have been advised of the possibility of such damages), arising in any way out of the availability, use, reliance on, or inability to use the website (including such damages incurred by third parties), and regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise;
  2. Any claim attributable to errors, omissions, or other inaccuracies in, or destructive properties of any materials or information accessed or used through the website.

Comment and Review Guidelines

Here are the guidelines for everyone participating in Nova.ie. Please follow these simple guidelines to make our website a more pleasant and enjoyable experience for all:

For the smooth operation of the website there must be guidelines to which all registered members and viewers posting comments must adhere and comply. Posts of any type which do not comply with these guidelines will be edited and/or removed and registered members who persist in this manner will be banned.

Language: Please respect others. Offensive language or images will be edited or the viewer banned if the problem persists.

Inflammatory Posts: We all have the right to express our own views and opinions without fear of being attacked or personally insulted. Feel free to debate strongly and offer firm opinions. If you direct personal insults at other viewers you are encouraged to do this off-site, the offensive posts may be deleted and you may be banned from the website.

Spamming: Please do not spam the comments section or advertise in the comments section. Your posts will be removed. Be aware that continued failure to adhere to any of these guidelines could result in deletions of posts, suspension of posting privileges, and/or complete banning.

Terms and Conditions for Competitions

Radio Nova & Nova.ie accepts no responsibility for loss or injury arising through the use of this website. The information provided is used by the reader at their own risk. Similiarly, we are not responsible for the content of external links.

  1. Employees of Classic Rock Broadcasting Ltd trading as ‘Radio Nova’, their relatives or anyone directly involved with the competition are not eligible to enter.
  2. Competitions are open to residents of the Republic of Ireland only.
  3. No cash alternative will be offered for prizes. If prizes become unavailable due to circumstances beyond our control, suitable substitutes will be provided. Radio Nova reserves the right to change prizes at any time. In those instances a substitute prize will be offered
  4. Entrants must be aged 18 years or over where prizes are of an adult nature or feature alcohol.
  5. Entrants must be aged 21 years or over where prizes include travel outside of Ireland.
  6. Entrants for competitions with prizes featuring cars or other powered vehicles must possess the required EU licence or other certification.
  7. By entering a Radio Nova contest you have awarded Radio Nova the right to publicise your name, likeness, voice through broadcast, Facebook, website and/or other means of publicity.
  8. Entrants for competitions featuring holiday prizes with travel outside of Ireland must possess a valid passport, must be able to travel on the allocated dates, where stated, and must meet the necessary entry requirements, including visa conditions for the countries specified in the competition. Entrants should also have sufficient funds and a credit card to meet any costs which may be incurred over and above any allocated spending money detailed in the prize.
  9. It is the responsibility of the prize winners to secure the necessary holiday, travel and health insurance cover.
  10. Radio Nova cannot be held responsible for damage or injury to competition winners or their property, nor can Radio Nova be held responsible for any documents, monies or personal item lost or stolen in the duration of any holiday element of their prize.
  11. Entrants to phone-in competitions must seek the permission of the bill-payer before calling.
  12. If, in the course of a telephone call, the telephone line is lost or breaks up, Radio Nova  reserves the right to proceed to another caller.
  13. Where Radio Nova calls a winner live on air, and the winner does not answer their phone at that time, Radio Nova has the right to proceed to declare and contact another winner.
  14. Prize-winners may be asked – but are not required – to participate in promotional activities surrounding the competition and in promotion of future competitions.
  15. Prizes will be described as accurately as possible on-air and where practicable visual examples will be made available via the station website.
  16. In general, entrants cannot win more than one prize, in any one competition. The exception to this rule will apply only where the mechanic of the competition dictates numerous entry elements or levels and whereby a prize can be won at each level of entry.
  17. People must not apply to a competition if they have won a prize on Radio Nova in the previous 30 days, if it is brought to our attention that you HAVE won more than one prizes in 30 days we have the right to redeem the prize.
  18. Prizes designed specifically for “employees and the workplace” are limited to one prize per workplace.
  19. Radio Nova will keep prizes for 30 days, if they have not been collected within this time, winners must forfeit their prize.
  20. Radio Nova reserve the right to exclude any persons from competitions.
  21. All contestants indemnify Radio Nova against all liability, cost, loss or expense arising out of acceptance of any prizes(s) or participation in the competition including (but not limited to) loss of income, personal injury and damage to property and whether direct or consequential, foreseeable, due to some negligent act or omission or otherwise.
  22. The Judges and/or the Station Director’s decision is final and legally binding and no correspondence will be entered into.

Radio Nova Registration, VIP Club and Text Alert Terms & Conditions

These are services available to registered users of Radio Nova. Certain aspects of the service provide users with SMS notifications and email updates. As part of the services, we reserve the right to send registered users of the Radio Nova VIP Club periodic electronic messages via email or by mobile phone. Membership requires users to understand and agree that the service may include communications from Radio Nova such as service announcements, administrative messages, regular alerts, and periodicals. Radio Nova may also send email communications on behalf of third parties to members but will never disclose the email addresses or mobile telephone numbers of members to these thrid parties. Users may opt out of receiving these messages at any time however this will disable all email and SMS services for that user.

Defamatory Content

Nova.ie operates on a “notice and takedown” basis. If you believe that any content on entertainment.ie contains a defamatory statement, please notify us immediately by sending an email to [email protected]. Once this notification has been received, we will investigate and if appropriate, make all reasonable endeavours to remove the defamatory content complained about within a reasonable time.

Disclaimer and Waiver (Liability and Accuracy)

Nova.ie does not make any warranty or representation as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this site. Nova.ie is responsible for updating information and listings on a daily basis and ensuring to the best of their ability that this information is reliable and up-to-date. Information on Nova.ie is subject to change at any time and without notice. We endeavour at all times to update our service as soon as we are notified of a change in event details. You agree to use any information obtained on Nova.ie at your own discretion and not to hold Classic Rock Broadcasting Ltd financially or legally responsible in any way for any repercussions, loss, damage, costs or injury arising from such use.

Under no circumstances shall Nova.ie our investors, successors, subsidiaries, affiliates, co-branders, contractors, content partners, employees, servants, contributors, third-party advertisers, technology providers, service providers or other partners, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, shareholders, employees and representatives be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, non-performance of third parties, or loss of or fluctuations in heat, light, or air conditioning.

Age Restrictions

The content on Nova.ie is aimed at an adult audience over the age of 18 years. It is not directed at children and we cannot guarantee that all content on the site will be suitable for minors. You are only permitted to register as a user of this site and post comments if you are aged 18 or over. If you are aged 13 years or over but under the age of 18 you must obtain the consent of a parent or legal guardian before registering as a user of Nova.ie. Any person who registers as a user of Nova.ie represents that they are 18 years of age or older or that they are 13 years or over and have obtained the consent of a parent or legal guardian. Classic Rock Broadcasting Ltd cannot and is not required to verify the age of users of the site.


  • We respect the copyright of others
  • We strive to credit sources where relevant
  • We do not provide links to websites which object

Our policy is to respect the copyright of others and we strive to credit sources where relevant.  If you believe that any material published in this website infringes copyright, please report it to [email protected], identifying the specific material that is claimed to be infringing and providing sufficient information to permit us to contact the complaining party.

Sending Us Content & Feedback

From time to time users may contact us and send us content whether it may be photographs, stories or ideas, feedback, suggestions and submissions. We welcome your input but please understand that if you do send us unsolicited content you acknowledge and agree that any content or suggestions shall become our property unless otherwise agreed by us.

By making a submission to us you grant a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sublicenseable, fully paid up and royalty free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works from, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, and use and commercialise, in any way now known or in the future discovered, anything that you submit to us, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties. If you do not want to grant us the rights set out above, please do not make content submissions to [email protected].

Downloading Information

You understand and agree that if you download or otherwise obtain material or data through the use of the entertainment.ie website, you do so at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damages to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material or data.

For additional information on data use please see our Privacy Policy