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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!
    • #1
    • 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: We ♥ Mixed Puzzles is no longer published. Thanks to lhl24 for posting the mag regularly.


    updated...on sale
    05/08 03/08 Arrowwords 9 ending 07/09 & 05/10 LINK
    14/09 31/08 Arrowwords 10 ending 28/09 & 02/11 LINK
    --/-- 21/09 Arrowwords 11 ending 26/10 & 30/11 pending
    14/09 24/08 Codebreakers 9 ending 28/09 & 05/10 LINK
    14/09 27/07 Codebreakers Collection 9 ending 05/10 LINK
    --/-- 24/08 Codebreakers Collection 10 ending 02/11 pending
    --/-- 14/09 Codebreakers Collection 11 ending 30/11 pending
    07/08 27/07 Criss Cross Collection 9 ending 05/10 LINK
    04/09 24/08 Criss Cross Collection 10 ending 02/11 LINK
    --/-- 14/09 Criss Cross Collection 11 ending 30/11 pending
    17/09 27/07 Crosswords Collection 9 ending 05/10 LINK
    --/-- 24/08 Crosswords Collection 10 ending 02/11 pending
    --/-- 14/09 Crosswords Collection 11 ending 30/11 pending
    01/09 25/08 Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch 29 ending 29/09 LINK
    11/09 25/08 Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch 29 ending 29/09 LINK
    11/09 25/08 Eclipse Hide 'n' Seek Wordsearch 29 ending 29/09 LINK
    01/09 31/08 Hide 'n' Seek 9 ending 05/10 LINK
    17/09 24/08 Mini Arrowwords Collection 68 ending 28/09 LINK
    02/09 24/08 Mini Arrowword Search 17 ending 28/09 LINK
    05/09 24/08 Mini Codebreakers Collection 80 ending 28/09 LINK
    17/09 24/08 Mini Crosswords Collection 80 ending 28/09 LINK
    05/09 24/08 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 80 ending 28/09 LINK
    27/08 24/08 Mini Sudoku Collection 80 ending 28/09 LINK
    11/09 24/08 Mini Wordsearch Collection 80 ending 28/09 LINK
    18/09 24/08 Mini Wordsearch Lite 80 ending 28/09 LINK
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Arrowwords Collection 69 ending 30/11 pending
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Arrowword Search 18 ending 30/11 pending
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Codebreakers Collection 81 ending 30/11 pending
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Crosswords Collection 81 ending 30/11 pending
    23/09 21/09 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 81 ending 30/11 LINK
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Sudoku Collection 81 ending 30/11 pending
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Wordsearch Collection 81 ending 30/11 pending
    --/-- 21/09 Mini Wordsearch Lite 81 ending 30/11 pending
    14/09 17/08 Picture Arrowwords 9 ending 21/09 & 05/10 LINK
    --/-- 14/09 Picture Arrowwords 10 ending 19/10 & 30/11 pending
    --/-- 25/08 Puzzle Collection 72 (Harvest) ending 13/10 pending
    14/09 31/08 Puzzle Selection 9 ending 05/10 LINK
    16/09 14/09 Su-doku 10 ending 30/11 LINK
    31/08 24/08 Take a Crossword 9 ending 28/09 LINK
    --/-- 21/09 Take a Crossword 10 ending 26/10 & 30/11 pending
    27/08 24/08 Take a Puzzle 9 ending 28/09 LINK
    --/-- 21/09 Take a Puzzle 10 ending 26/10 & 30/11 pending
    28/08 22/08 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 5 ending 26/09 LINK
    22/09 19/09 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 6 ending 24/10 & 30/11 LINK
    10/09 17/08 Wordsearches 9 ending 14/09 LINK
    --/-- 07/09 Wordsearches 10 ending 02/11 pending
    20/08 27/07 Wordsearches Collection 9 ending 05/10 LINK
    20/09 24/08 Wordsearches Collection 10 ending 02/11 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 - binkerboobear
    Mini Wordsearch Lite - moggygems
    We ♥ Mixed Puzzles - lhl24 - discontinued
    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; 23-09-2017 at 2:59 PM.
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    • RedCardinal
    • By RedCardinal 6th May 17, 2:37 AM
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    RedCardinal
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Sudoku Collection 76
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Sudoku Collection 76

    Win £750

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Su-doku_Collection/76

    Answer: 461532

    New Link

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/MSK1776
    Last edited by RedCardinal; 04-06-2017 at 8:44 PM. Reason: New Link added
    • lyns1986
    • By lyns1986 7th May 17, 6:33 PM
    • 107 Posts
    • 34,698 Thanks
    lyns1986
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Crosswords Issue 76
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Crosswords Issue 76

    Win £750

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Crosswords_Collection/76

    Answer: CABLE
    • charmed1318
    • By charmed1318 9th May 17, 10:18 AM
    • 171 Posts
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    charmed1318
    E: 8/6 TAB Mini Codebreakers Issue 76
    E: 8/6 TAB Mini Codebreakers Issue 76

    Win £750

    ANSWER: RESIN

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Codebreakers_Collection/76

    GOOD LUCK


    • bella165
    • By bella165 9th May 17, 3:09 PM
    • 12,719 Posts
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    bella165
    E: 12/05 Win £500 cash Eclipse best value Wordsearch issue 24
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Eclipse_Best_Value_Wordsearch/24

    Answer MALEFICENT
    Replies to posts are always welcome, if they are done in the correct manner. If I have made a mistake in the post, I am human, tell me nicely and it will be corrected. If your reply cannot be nice, has an underlying issue, or you believe that you are God, please post in another forum. Thank you
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 9th May 17, 3:15 PM
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    fire**fly
    Move back to comps board request sent to sarah1972
    'What day is it?' asked Pooh 'It's today' squeaked Piglet, 'My favorite day' said Pooh
    A rustle in the wind reminds us a fairy is near,
    *fairysprinkles to all ¸¸..¸¸.*
    Duchess Tinkerbell fire**fly of the Alphabetty thread






    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th May 17, 8:46 PM
    • 38,356 Posts
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    One-Eye
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 5
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 5

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/TAP1705

    p.6 Win £1000 cash – Answer = OCEANS ELEVEN

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

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (13 x £40) – Answer = CRADLE

    p.23 Win 1 of 3 Hitachi 43" TVs – Answer = VIEWING

    p.29 Win 1 of 4 Helicopter Rides for 2 – Answer = ASCEND

    P.34 Win a week for 2 in Croatia – Answer = ONCE LIVED IN JAMAICA

    p.41 Win 1 of 14 Broadchurch Box Sets – Answer = MYSTERY

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

    p.53 Win 1 of 14 Remington Hair Straighteners = LAYERS

    p.59 Win 1 of 5 £100 Lakeland vouchers – Answer = CHRISTOPHER NOLAN


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

    3-nights in Porto is worth £1500 and is based on 2 sharing a room with breakfasts, and includes return flights and £200 cash towards expenses. Prize to be taken by end of May 2018 excluding bank holiday periods and is subject to availability.

    The Helicopter Flights are available at 32 locations Nationwide. They have minimum age and maximum weight restrictions. Prize to be taken by end of March 2018 subject to availability.

    There are 4 Broadchurch Series 1-3 box sets and 10 Series 3 box sets available.


    Last edited by One-Eye; 01-06-2017 at 5:08 PM.
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th May 17, 8:47 PM
    • 38,356 Posts
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    One-Eye
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 5
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 5

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/TAC1705

    p.6 Win £1000 cash – Answer = PLAYED THE VIOLIN

    p.13 Win a 3 night break for 2 in Porto – Answer = APARTMENT

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 £100 Lakeland vouchers – Answer = TASTY

    p.39 Win 1 of 3 Hitachi 43" TVs – Answer = RECEPTION

    p.59 Win 1 of 4 Helicopter Rides for 2 – Answer = RADAR


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

    3-nights in Porto is worth £1500 and is based on 2 sharing a room with breakfasts, and includes return flights and £200 cash towards expenses. Prize to be taken by end of May 2018 excluding bank holiday periods and is subject to availability.

    The Helicopter Flights are available at 32 locations Nationwide. They have minimum age and maximum weight restrictions. Prize to be taken by end of March 2018 subject to availability.


    Last edited by One-Eye; 01-06-2017 at 5:08 PM.
    • JamboDP
    • By JamboDP 12th May 17, 10:33 AM
    • 31,796 Posts
    • 6,718,561 Thanks
    JamboDP
    E: 01/06 T-A-B SU-DOKU Issue 5
    E: 01/06 T-A-B SU-DOKU Issue 5

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Su-doku/5

    Prize = £500

    answer =
    864321975
    I do it just for fun and whatever I win is a bonus
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 12th May 17, 11:34 PM
    • 38,356 Posts
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    One-Eye
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Arrow Word Search Issue 13
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Arrow Word Search Issue 13

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Arrow_Word_Search/13

    Revised Link should be https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/MAS1713

    Win £750 - Answer = ADIEU




    Last edited by One-Eye; 03-06-2017 at 8:55 PM.
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 12th May 17, 11:44 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 06/06 TV Choice Puzzle Pick issue 1
    E: 06/06 TV Choice Puzzle Pick issue 1

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/TVP1701

    Win £500 - Answer = THE ONE SHOW

    ============== ============== ============== ============== ==============

    This is a new magazine. If anybody would like to volunteer to be our regular poster from
    issue 2 onwards (on sale 30/05) please leave a message below or send me a PM.


    fizzyhelen has volunteered to be the regular poster

    More details about the magazine HERE

    Last edited by One-Eye; 01-06-2017 at 5:05 PM.
    • thetoothfairy
    • By thetoothfairy 13th May 17, 10:01 AM
    • 1,406 Posts
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    thetoothfairy
    received a reply to my email. this is up and running now

    This is the original post
    Hi

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/comp-Arrowwords/4

    18/05 - PAGE 3 – WIN £3,000 - FOOLS

    27/04 - PAGE 6 - WIN A CHOCOLATE INDULGENCE HAMPER – SAN ANDREAS


    Good Luck everyone
    Originally posted by cinders59
    Link says still not working...
    2017: BFG blueray; designer lampshade set; theatre tickets x 2 lots: a holiday to Yorkshire; record player
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 13th May 17, 10:30 AM
    • 38,356 Posts
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    One-Eye
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Arrowwords/4

    18/05 - PAGE 3 – WIN £3,000 - FOOLS

    27/04 - PAGE 6 - WIN A CHOCOLATE INDULGENCE HAMPER – SAN ANDREAS
    Originally posted by emma1092
    The link here should work OK
    • binkerboobear
    • By binkerboobear 13th May 17, 12:22 PM
    • 38 Posts
    • 6,427 Thanks
    binkerboobear
    E: 08/06 tab mini wordsearch collection issue 76
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Wordsearch_Collection/76

    Page 3 Win £750

    Answer: NEBRASKA
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 14th May 17, 10:10 PM
    • 138,644 Posts
    • 3,866,046 Thanks
    fire**fly
    will peeps PLEASE DO NOT CLICK "EXPIRED" ON THIS THREAD - IT IS UPDATED REGULARLY
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=4870437


    move request back to comps board sent to Glad
    'What day is it?' asked Pooh 'It's today' squeaked Piglet, 'My favorite day' said Pooh
    A rustle in the wind reminds us a fairy is near,
    *fairysprinkles to all ¸¸..¸¸.*
    Duchess Tinkerbell fire**fly of the Alphabetty thread






    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 19th May 17, 6:14 PM
    • 9,556 Posts
    • 1,095,319 Thanks
    Biker*Chick
    E: 01/06 & 15/06 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 5
    E: 01/06 & 15/06 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 5

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Picture_Arrowwords/5

    E: 01/06 Win 100 in Love2Shop vouchers: 1971

    E: 15/06 Win £3000 cash: BLEAKLEY

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^= ∫
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 19th May 17, 6:16 PM
    • 9,556 Posts
    • 1,095,319 Thanks
    Biker*Chick
    E: 15/06 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 5
    E: 15/06 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 5

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Codebreakers_Collection/5

    Win £3000 cash: BICKER

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^= ∫
    • moggygems
    • By moggygems 19th May 17, 9:22 PM
    • 26 Posts
    • 5,313 Thanks
    moggygems
    E: 8/06 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 76
    E: 08/06 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 76

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Mini_Wordsearch_Lite/76

    Win £750 - Answer = SAVOURY EGG
    • wdywuk
    • By wdywuk 20th May 17, 6:18 PM
    • 2,213 Posts
    • 52,816 Thanks
    wdywuk
    will peeps PLEASE DO NOT CLICK "EXPIRED" ON THIS THREAD - IT IS UPDATED REGULARLY
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=4870437


    move request back to comps board sent to Glad
    Originally posted by fire**fly

    As this get expired a lot, cant the MODS disable the feature or sticky it at the top of the comp thread so it doesn't get flushed to GAME OVER
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 20th May 17, 6:43 PM
    • 138,644 Posts
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    fire**fly
    As this get expired a lot, cant the MODS disable the feature or sticky it at the top of the comp thread so it doesn't get flushed to GAME OVER
    Originally posted by wdywuk

    hi, afaik it's been asked many times for it to be stickied
    along with the http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5507135
    one &/or asked many times for them
    not being able to send it/them to GO but nothing ever
    comes of it sadly.
    although it has helped tremendously on the other long running regular thread that MSE Andrea put in an official Insert from MSE ie..


    MSE Official Insert:MSE Andrea

    This is a regularly updated LIVE Forum discussion that has not expired.
    Please don't use the Expired button on this thread. Thank you!
    ..............


    perhaps may be a good idea to ask MSE Andrea to
    insert one on this thread also,
    'What day is it?' asked Pooh 'It's today' squeaked Piglet, 'My favorite day' said Pooh
    A rustle in the wind reminds us a fairy is near,
    *fairysprinkles to all ¸¸..¸¸.*
    Duchess Tinkerbell fire**fly of the Alphabetty thread






    • bella165
    • By bella165 20th May 17, 8:14 PM
    • 12,719 Posts
    • 345,142 Thanks
    bella165
    E: 09/06 Win £500 cash Eclipse hide & seek Wordsearch issue 25
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2017/Eclipse_HidenSeek_Wordsearch/25


    lancelot

    huge sorry if you entered b4 with the n missing
    Last edited by bella165; 21-05-2017 at 12:25 AM.
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