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    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 16th Jan 14, 5:22 PM
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    One-Eye
    Take a Break Puzzle Magazines -regularly updated- DO NOT EXPIRE POSTS ON THIS THREAD!
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    • 16th Jan 14, 5:22 PM
    Take a Break Puzzle Magazines -regularly updated- DO NOT EXPIRE POSTS ON THIS THREAD! 16th Jan 14 at 5:22 PM
    PLEASE DO NOT CLICK "EXPIRED" ON THIS THREAD - IT IS UPDATED REGULARLY

    The competitions in the Take-A-Break puzzle magazines are posted in this thread. A list of competitions that are currently live is maintained below. For further information see post #2.

    NEWS: none


    updated...on sale
    27/10 19/10 Arrowwords 12 ending 16/11 & 28/12 LINK
    --/-- 09/11 Arrowwords 13 ending 14/12 & 25/01 pending
    09/11 19/10 Codebreakers 11 ending 23/11 & 28/12 LINK
    --/-- 16/11 Codebreakers 12 ending 21/12 & 28/12 pending
    23/11 12/10 Codebreakers Collection 12 ending 28/12 LINK
    --/-- 02/11 Codebreakers Collection 13 ending 25/01 pending
    --/-- 12/10 Criss Cross Collection 12 ending 28/12 pending
    --/-- 02/11 Criss Cross Collection 13 ending 25/01 pending
    04/11 12/10 Crosswords Collection 12 ending 28/12 LINK
    --/-- 02/11 Crosswords Collection 13 ending 25/01 pending
    04/11 20/10 Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch 31 ending 24/11 LINK
    09/11 20/10 Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch 31 ending 24/11 LINK
    09/11 20/10 Eclipse Hide 'n' Seek Wordsearch 31 ending 24/11 LINK
    --/-- 17/11 Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch 32 ending 22/12 pending
    20/11 17/11 Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch 32 ending 22/12 LINK
    20/11 17/11 Eclipse Hide 'n' Seek Wordsearch 32 ending 22/12 LINK
    --/-- 23/11 Hide 'n' Seek 12 ending 28/12 pending
    --/-- 16/11 Mini Arrowwords Collection 71 ending 21/12 pending
    23/11 16/11 Mini Arrowword Search 20 ending 21/12 LINK
    --/-- 16/11 Mini Codebreakers Collection 83 ending 21/12 pending
    --/-- 16/11 Mini Crosswords Collection 83 ending 21/12 pending
    16/11 16/11 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 83 ending 21/12 LINK
    23/11 16/11 Mini Sudoku Collection 83 ending 21/12 LINK
    16/11 16/11 Mini Wordsearch Collection 83 ending 21/12 LINK
    --/-- 16/11 Mini Wordsearch Lite 83 ending 21/12 pending
    09/11 12/10 Picture Arrowwords 11 ending 16/11 & 28/12 LINK
    23/11 09/11 Picture Arrowwords 12 ending 14/12 & 25/01 LINK
    06/10 06/10 Puzzle Collection 73 (Autumn) ending 24/11 LINK
    --/-- 17/11 Puzzle Collection 74 (Christmas) ending 05/01 pending
    27/10 26/10 Puzzle Selection 11 ending 30/11 & 28/12 LINK
    --/-- 23/11 Puzzle Selection 12 ending 28/12 & 25/01 pending
    12/11 09/11 Su-doku 12 ending 14/12 LINK
    20/11 16/11 Take a Crossword 12 ending 21/12 LINK
    23/11 16/11 Take a Puzzle 12 ending 21/12 LINK
    21/11 14/11 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 8 ending 19/12 LINK
    --/-- 26/10 Wordsearches 12 ending 28/12 pending
    --/-- 23/11 Wordsearches 13 ending 25/01 pending
    29/10 12/10 Wordsearches Collection 12 ending 28/12 LINK
    23/11 02/11 Wordsearches Collection 13 ending 25/01 LINK



    These Mags just have the E:30/11 Gold Sovereigns comp open (answer = MINE)
    17/10 21/09 Arrowwords 11 ending 26/10 & 30/11 LINK
    17/10 21/09 Codebreakers 10 ending 26/10 & 30/11 LINK
    09/11 14/09 Codebreakers Collection 11 ending 30/11 LINK
    07/10 14/09 Criss Cross Collection 11 ending 30/11 LINK
    13/10 14/09 Crosswords Collection 11 ending 30/11 LINK
    05/10 22/09 Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch 30 ending 30/11 LINK
    23/11 22/09 Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch 30 ending 30/11 LINK
    23/11 22/09 Eclipse Hide 'n' Seek Wordsearch 30 ending 30/11 LINK
    04/11 26/10 Hide 'n' Seek 11 ending 30/11 LINK
    02/10 21/09 Mini Arrowwords Collection 69 ending 30/11 LINK
    26/09 21/09 Mini Arrowword Search 18 ending 30/11 LINK
    19/10 21/09 Mini Codebreakers Collection 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    02/10 21/09 Mini Crosswords Collection 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    23/09 21/09 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    26/09 21/09 Mini Sudoku Collection 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    03/11 21/09 Mini Wordsearch Collection 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    29/09 21/09 Mini Wordsearch Lite 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    05/10 14/09 Picture Arrowwords 10 ending 19/10 & 30/11 LINK
    17/10 28/09 Puzzle Selection 10 ending 02/11 & 30/11 LINK
    16/09 14/09 Su-doku 10 ending 30/11 LINK
    28/09 21/09 Take a Crossword 10 ending 26/10 & 30/11 LINK
    28/09 21/09 Take a Puzzle 10 ending 26/10 & 30/11 LINK
    22/09 19/09 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 6 ending 24/10 & 30/11 LINK
    23/10 05/10 Wordsearches 11 ending 30/11 LINK
    20/09 14/09 Wordsearches Collection 11 ending 30/11 LINK




    Thanks to all posters past and present for your time & effort in buying the mags and doing the puzzles.
    Our regular posters are:-

    Arrowwords - emma1092
    Code Breakers - emma1092
    Codebreakers Collection - Biker*Chick
    Criss Cross Collection - avvie
    Crossword Collection - Ktkoozal
    Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch - missprice
    Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch - bella165
    Eclipse Hide ‘n’ Seek Wordsearch - bella165
    Hide 'n' Seek - missprice
    Mini Arrowwords Collection - lyns1986
    Mini Arrowword Search - One-Eye
    Mini Codebreakers Collection - charmed1318
    Mini Crosswords Collection - lyns1986
    Mini Puzzle Mix Collection - fire**fly
    Mini Sudoku Collection - RedCardinal
    Mini Wordsearch Collection - fire**fly
    Mini Wordsearch Lite - moggygems
    Picture Arrowwords - Biker*Chick
    Puzzle Collection – thrifteemee
    Puzzle Selection – emma1092
    Sudoku - JamboDP
    Take a Crossword - One-Eye
    Take a Puzzle - One-Eye
    TV Choice Puzzle Pick - fizzyhelen
    Word Searches - diesel06
    Word Searches Collection – compingtinkertink2010
    Last edited by One-Eye; Today at 12:27 AM.
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    • Annie123456
    • By Annie123456 25th Feb 17, 7:07 PM
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    • avvie
    • By avvie 1st Mar 17, 5:19 PM
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    avvie
    E: 20/04 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 3
    E: 20/04 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 3

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Criss_Cross_Collection/3

    Win £3000 - answer: BRAD PITT
    Last edited by avvie; 01-03-2017 at 6:41 PM.
    2017 Alphabet Challenge
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


    Win £400 in 2017: £60.40/£400
    Win 10 prizes: 5/10
    April Prizes won: 3/2
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 2nd Mar 17, 10:16 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 09/03 & 23/03 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 2
    E: 09/03 & 23/03 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 2

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Picture_Arrowwords/2

    E: 09/03 Win a fabulous LG home cinema system: FELICITY JONES

    E: 23/03 Win £3000 cash: BIEBER

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^= ∫
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 2nd Mar 17, 10:18 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 23/03 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 2
    E: 23/03 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 2

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Codebreakers_Collection/2

    Win £3000 cash: WALRUS

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^= ∫
    • emma1092
    • By emma1092 3rd Mar 17, 2:16 PM
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    emma1092
    E: 16/03 & 23/03 - TAB Codebreakers Issue 2
    Hi,

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/...Code_Breakers/2

    23/03 - PAGE 7 – WIN £3,000 – ANCHOR

    16/03 - PAGE 25 – WIN AN OVERNIGHT 4-STAR GOURMET BREAK FOR TWO - DAMSEL

    Good Luck everyone
    Good Luck to Everyone Thanks to all posters
    • emma1092
    • By emma1092 3rd Mar 17, 2:20 PM
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    emma1092
    E: 23/03 - TAB Puzzle Selection issue 2
    Hi,

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/com...le_Selection/2

    23/03 - PAGE 12 – WIN £3,000 – BOTH WENT TO ETON

    23/03 - PAGE 37 – WIN A THEATRE BREAK FOR TWO IN LONDON - WICKED

    Good Luck Everyone
    Good Luck to Everyone Thanks to all posters
    • Ktkoozal
    • By Ktkoozal 4th Mar 17, 10:00 PM
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    Ktkoozal
    E: 20/04 TAB Crosswords Collection Issue 3
    E: 20/04 TAB Crosswords Collection Issue 3


    Win £3000


    Answer: RATHER

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Crosswords_Collection/3

    Last edited by Ktkoozal; 04-03-2017 at 10:03 PM. Reason: Wrong link
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    After enlightenment, chop wood, carry water
    • lyns1986
    • By lyns1986 5th Mar 17, 1:09 PM
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    lyns1986
    E: 16/03 TAB Mini Crosswords Collection Issue 73
    E: 16/03 TAB Mini Crosswords Collection Issue 73


    Win £750


    Answer: LEAPT

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Crosswords_Collection/73
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 5th Mar 17, 2:18 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E: 20/04 TAB Wordsearches Collection Issue 3
    E: 20/04 TAB Wordsearches Collection Issue 3

    WIN £3000

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Wordsearches_Collection/3

    ANSWER: RONNIE CORBETT
    • charmed1318
    • By charmed1318 7th Mar 17, 5:04 PM
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    charmed1318
    E: 16/3 TAB Mini Codebreakers Issue 73
    E: 16/3 TAB Mini Codebreakers Issue 73

    Win £750

    ANSWER: CLANK

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Codebreakers_Collection/73

    GOOD LUCK


    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 13th Mar 17, 2:55 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 13/04 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 3
    E: 13/04 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 3

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Take_a_Crossword/3

    p.6 Win £1000 cash – Answer = PLAYED FOOTBALL PROFESSIONALLY

    p.13 Win a 3 night break for 2 in Barcelona – Answer = TROPICAL

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 £100 New Look vouchers – Answer = ECSTATIC

    p.39 Win 1 of 2 Google Pixel Smartphones – Answer = VOLUME

    p.59 Win 1 of 17 Wine & Cheese Hampers – Answer = SAPID


    3-nights in Barcelona is worth £1500 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a central hotel with breakfasts, and includes return flights and £250 cash towards expenses. Prize to be taken by end of March 2018 excluding bank holiday periods and is subject to availability.


    • bella165
    • By bella165 13th Mar 17, 3:51 PM
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    bella165
    E : 14/04 £500 Eclipse Hide n seek word search
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Eclipse_HidenSeek_Wordsearch/23

    Answer, FARMER
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    • bella165
    • By bella165 13th Mar 17, 3:54 PM
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    bella165
    E: 14/04 Win £500 cash Eclipse 2-IN-1 Wordsearch ISSUE 23
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Eclipse_2-in-1_Wordsearch/23

    Answer is NATURE
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    • bella165
    • By bella165 13th Mar 17, 3:56 PM
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    bella165
    E: 14/04 Win £500 cash Eclipse best value Wordsearch issue 23
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Eclipse_Best_Value_Wordsearch/23

    Answer MINERAL


    GOOD LUCK
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    • JamboDP
    • By JamboDP 15th Mar 17, 11:27 AM
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    JamboDP
    E: 06/04 TAB Sudoku Issue 3
    E: 06/04 TAB Sudoku Issue 3

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Su-doku/3

    Prize = £500

    Answer = 876439521
    Last edited by JamboDP; 15-03-2017 at 11:34 AM.
    I do it just for fun and whatever I win is a bonus
    • ricke17
    • By ricke17 15th Mar 17, 11:30 AM
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    ricke17
    E: 06/04 TAB Sudoku Issue 3

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Arrowwords/3

    Prize = £500

    Answer = 876439521
    Originally posted by JamboDP
    I think it is this link: http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Su-doku/3
    • JamboDP
    • By JamboDP 15th Mar 17, 11:35 AM
    • 32,539 Posts
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    JamboDP


    Thanks, another senior moment.
    I do it just for fun and whatever I win is a bonus
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 16th Mar 17, 12:20 AM
    • 39,254 Posts
    • 6,186,365 Thanks
    One-Eye
    E: 13/04 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 3
    E: 13/04 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 3

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Take_a_Puzzle/3

    p.6 Win £1000 cash – Answer = THE PRINCESS DIARIES

    p.11 Win a 3 night break for 2 in Barcelona – Answer = 7

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (7 x £73) – Answer = KEYPAD

    p.23 Win 1 of 2 Google Pixel Smartphones – Answer = RINGTONE

    p.29 Win 1 of 17 Wine and Cheese Hampers – Answer = BISCUIT

    P.34 Win a week for 2 in Cape Verde – Answer = SUFFER FROM ASTHMA

    p.41 Win 1 of 10 Sets of Tomy Games – Answer = GATHER

    p.47 Win 1 of 25 cash prizes from £10 to £250 – Answer = LOADED

    p.53 Win 1 of 6 Homedics 3-in-1 Instant Pedi Devices = TREAD

    p.59 Win 1 of 5 £100 New Look vouchers – Answer = JOHN OLIVER


    The week in Cape Verde is worth £3000, and is based on 2 people sharing a room in an all-inclusive hotel. It includes flights and £500 cash towards other expenses. Prize to be taken by end of March 2018 excluding bank holiday periods and is subject to availability.

    3-nights in Barcelona is worth £1500 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a central hotel with breakfasts, and includes return flights and £250 cash towards expenses. Prize to be taken by end of March 2018 excluding bank holiday periods and is subject to availability.

    The Tomy Game sets include Greedy Granny, Pop-Up Darth Vader and Screwball Scramble.
    • lhl24
    • By lhl24 18th Mar 17, 9:20 PM
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    lhl24
    E: 18/04 We ♥ Mixed Puzzles ISSUE 16
    E: 18/04 We ♥ Mixed Puzzles ISSUE 16

    Win an overnight stay for 2 in Whitby.

    Prize is based on 2 sharing a room inc breakfasts and £150 towards travel and any other expenses.

    Can be taken anytime up to Feb 2018.

    ANSWER = DRACULA

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mixed_Puzzles/16
    2017 Prizes - £713, 2016 Prizes - £2836, 2015 Prizes - £3598, 2014 Prizes - £3671
    • missprice
    • By missprice 19th Mar 17, 4:15 PM
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    missprice
    E: 20/04 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 3
    E: 20/04 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 3

    Prize £3000

    Answer SIGOURNEY WEAVER

    Link http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/HidenSeek_Wordsearch/3
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