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    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 16th Jan 14, 4:22 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, 4:22 PM
    Take a Break Puzzle Magazines -regularly updated- DO NOT EXPIRE POSTS ON THIS THREAD! 16th Jan 14 at 4:22 PM
    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: Three new magazines launched in July. Thanks to mynellie and Stob for volunteering to post regularly


    updated...on sale
    13/06 13/06 Arrowwords 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    04/07 04/07 Arrowwords 8 ending 05/09 LINK
    02/07 02/07 Closer Puzzle Time 1 ending 08/08 LINK
    27/06 27/06 Codebreakers 7 ending 01/08 & 08/08 LINK
    15/07 06/06 Codebreakers Collection 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    --/-- 27/06 Codebreakers Collection 8 ending 05/09 pending
    06/06 06/06 Criss Cross Collection 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    27/06 27/06 Criss Cross Collection 8 ending 05/09 LINK
    06/07 06/06 Crosswords Collection 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    13/07 27/06 Crosswords Collection 8 ending 05/09 LINK
    11/07 04/07 Hide 'n' Seek 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    06/07 04/07 Mega Monthly Wordsearch 1 ending 08/08 LINK
    --/-- 27/06 Mini Arrowwords Collection 92 ending 01/08 pending
    --/-- 27/06 Mini Codebreakers Collection 104 ending 01/08 pending
    --/-- 27/06 Mini Crosswords Collection 104 ending 01/08 pending
    27/06 27/06 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 104 ending 01/08 LINK
    06/07 27/06 Mini Sudoku Collection 104 ending 01/08 LINK
    27/06 27/06 Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection 14 ending 01/08 LINK
    --/-- 27/06 Mini Wordsearch Lite 104 ending 01/08 pending
    11/07 27/06 Mini Wordsearch Collection 104 ending 01/08 LINK
    03/07 20/06 My Favourite Puzzles 7 (July) ending 25/07 LINK
    15/07 20/06 Picture Arrowwords 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    --/-- 28/06 Puzzle Collection 88 (Holiday) ending 12/08 pending
    --/-- 04/07 Puzzle Selection 7 ending 08/08 pending
    20/06 20/06 Su-doku 7 ending 25/07 LINK
    03/07 27/06 Take a Crossword 7 ending 01/08 LINK
    03/07 27/06 Take a Puzzle 7 ending 01/08 LINK
    04/07 04/07 That's Life We Love Puzzles 1 ending 08/08 LINK
    --/-- 20/06 Wordsearch 7 ending 08/08 pending
    15/06 06/06 Wordsearches Collection 7 ending 08/08 LINK
    --/-- 27/06 Wordsearches Collection 8 ending 05/09 pending



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

    Arrowwords - Stob
    Closer Puzzle Time - mynellie
    Code Breakers - Stob
    Codebreakers Collection - Biker*Chick
    Criss Cross Collection - Stob
    Crossword Collection - Ktkoozal
    Hide 'n' Seek - missprice
    Mega Monthly Wordsearch - Stob
    Mini Arrowwords Collection - lyns1986
    Mini Codebreakers Collection - charmed1318
    Mini Crosswords Collection - lyns1986
    Mini Puzzle Mix Collection - Stob
    Mini Sudoku Collection - RedCardinal
    Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection - Stob
    Mini Wordsearch Collection - pandoraskids
    Mini Wordsearch Lite - moggygems
    My Favourite Puzzles - ninjaworrier
    Picture Arrowwords - Biker*Chick
    Puzzle Collection - thrifteemee
    Puzzle Selection - emma1092
    Sudoku - gorgeouscrystal
    Take a Crossword - One-Eye
    Take a Puzzle - One-Eye
    That's Life We Love Puzzles - mynellie
    Wordsearch - diesel06
    Wordsearches Collection - compingtinkertink2010

    Last edited by One-Eye; 15-07-2019 at 8:40 PM.
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    • Stob
    • By Stob 30th May 19, 11:14 AM
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    Stob
    E: 04/07 T-a-B Mini Puzzle Mix Collection Issue 103
    E: 04/07 T-a-B Mini Puzzle Mix Collection Issue 103

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-103-mini-puzzle-mix-collection

    Win 750 - Answer is - RODENT

    Good luck everyone
    • Stob
    • By Stob 30th May 19, 11:23 AM
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    Stob
    E: 04/07 T-a-B Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection Issue 13
    E: 04/07 T-a-B Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection Issue 13

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-13-mini-2-in-1-wordsearch

    Win 750 - Answer is - FETLOCK

    This is a wordsearch where the left over letters give the answer.
    The theme was Epsom Derby winners and the answer was a part of a horse


    Good luck everyone
    • Stob
    • By Stob 30th May 19, 11:40 AM
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    Stob
    E: 04/07 T-a-B Codebreakers Issue 6
    E: 04/07 T-a-B Codebreakers Issue 6

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-06-codebreakers

    Win 100 - Answer is - IT IS A WISE FATHER THAT KNOWS HIS OWN CHILD ( Page 3 )

    Win 3000 - Answer is - CAMPUS ( Page 7 )

    Please note
    In the magazine it has two closing dates 04/07 ( 100 ) and 11/07 ( 3000 )
    As both answers are on the same entry form, it may be wise to use the first date 04/07 as the closing date for both competitions.
    ( Hope this makes sense )

    Good luck everyone
    • RedCardinal
    • By RedCardinal 31st May 19, 8:54 AM
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    RedCardinal
    E: 04/07 TAB Mini Sudoku Collection Issue 103
    E: 04/07 TAB Mini Sudoku Collection Issue 103

    WIN 750

    ANSWER 351462

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-103-mini-sudoku-collection
    • gorgeouscrystal
    • By gorgeouscrystal 31st May 19, 5:00 PM
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    gorgeouscrystal
    E: 27/06 T.A.B. SU-DOKU Issue 6
    27/06 T.A.B. SU-DOKU Issue 6



    Prize 500

    Answer - 247953681

    Good Luck all

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-06-su-doku
    • diesel06
    • By diesel06 31st May 19, 7:22 PM
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    diesel06
    E: 13/06 TAB Wordsearch Issue 5
    E: 13/06 TAB Wordsearch Issue 5

    Win 3000

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-05-wordsearch

    Answer MONKEY BUSINESS

    Good luck everyone
    • pandoraskids
    • By pandoraskids 4th Jun 19, 5:08 AM
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    pandoraskids
    E: 04/07 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 103
    E: 04/07 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 103

    WIN 750 CASH

    ANSWER: EINSTEIN

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-103-mini-wordsearch-collection
    Pandora's Little Sister 30/11/17 x
    • moggygems
    • By moggygems 4th Jun 19, 7:27 PM
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    moggygems
    E: 04/07 TAB Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 103
    E: 04/07 TAB Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 103

    WIN 750 CASH

    ANSWER: CAMERA

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-103-mini-wordsearch-lite-collection
    • Stob
    • By Stob 6th Jun 19, 11:45 AM
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    Stob
    E: 08/08 T-a-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 7
    E: 08/08 T-a-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 7

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-07-criss-cross-collection

    Win 3000 - Answer is - LUKE EVANS

    Good luck everyone
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 6th Jun 19, 3:18 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    Wordsearches Collection Issue 6 Issue
    Hi guys. I auto renewed my Wordsearches Collection subscription and they have not sent me Issue 6 (which ends next month). I have emailed them twice so hopefully I'll have a resolution ASAP. I'll post as soon as I get it. Sorry for any inconvenience.
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 10th Jun 19, 11:57 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 04/07 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 6
    E: 04/07 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 6

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-06-take-a-puzzle

    p.6 Win 1000 cash - Answer = FURNISH

    p.11 Win a 4-night break for 2 in Munich - Answer = 4

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (5 x 100) - Answer = FATHOM

    p.23 Win 1 of 2 Wine Coolers with Prosecco - Answer = TIPPLE

    p.29 Win a 2-night Champneys Spa Break for 2 - Answer = REFRESH

    p.34 Win a week in Florida for 2 - Answer = HAVE TWIN SISTERS

    p.41 Win 1 of 5 Ravensburger games bundles - Answer = ENGAGE

    p.47 Win 1 of 25 cash prizes from 10 to 250 - Answer = SAVINGS

    p.53 Win 1 of 2 Singer Sewing Machines - Answer = ALTER

    p.59 Win 1 of 5 100 Perfume Shop Vouchers - Answer = GEORGE CLARKE


    4-nights in Munich is worth 1662 and is based on 2 sharing a room in the central New Orly Hotel including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest major airport, and 500 cash. Prize to be taken by end of June 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    The Husky premium drinks chiller includes 12 bottles of Prosecco.

    The Champneys Spa Break at Springs in Leicestershire is worth 840 and is for two nights with all meals included and unlimited access to the site's fantastic facilities. It also includes two luxury massage treatments for each person and 200 spending money. It can be taken any time until the end of May 2020 subject to availability.

    The week in Florida is worth 3000 and is based on 2 sharing a room at the Sonesta Hotel in Fort Lauderdale (room only). It includes 500 cash towards meals and expenses. Prize to be taken by the end of June 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability. (Flights are not mentioned but are usually included)




    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 10th Jun 19, 11:58 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 04/07 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 6
    E: 04/07 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 6

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-6-take-a-crossword

    p.6 Win 1000 cash - Answer = COLOUR BLIND

    p.13 Win a 4-night break for 2 to Munich - Answer = COUNTRY

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 100 Perfume Shop vouchers - Answer = PAMPERING

    p.39 Win 1 of 2 Wine Coolers with Prosecco - Answer = CABLE

    p.59 Win a 2-night Champneys Spa Break for 2 - Answer = RETREAT


    4-nights in Munich is worth 1662 and is based on 2 sharing a room in the central New Orly Hotel including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest major airport, and 500 cash. Prize to be taken by end of June 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    The Husky premium drinks chiller includes 12 bottles of Prosecco.

    The Champneys Spa Break at Springs in Leicestershire is worth 840 and is for two nights with all meals included and unlimited access to the site's fantastic facilities. It also includes two luxury massage treatments for each person and 200 spending money. It can be taken any time until the end of May 2020 subject to availability.


    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th Jun 19, 9:44 AM
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    One-Eye
    E: 13/06 Puzzle Selection issue 5
    E: 13/06 Puzzle Selection issue 5

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-05-puzzle-selection

    Win 3000 - answer = USED TO BE SOLDIERS


    • Stob
    • By Stob 13th Jun 19, 1:22 PM
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    Stob
    E: 08/08 T-a-B Arrowwords Issue 07
    E: 08/08 T-a-B Arrowwords Issue 07

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-07-arrowwords

    Win 3000 - Answer is - SANDAL

    Good luck everyone
    • missprice
    • By missprice 15th Jun 19, 6:38 PM
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    missprice
    E:11/07 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 6
    E:11/07 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 6

    Prize 3000

    Answer JANET, PETER, COLIN

    linky https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-06-hidenseek-wordsearch

    Answer is three members of the secret seven.
    63 mortgage payments to go.

    Zero wins 2016 😥
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 15th Jun 19, 9:03 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E:11/07 Wordsearches Collection Issue 6
    E:11/07 Wordsearches Collection Issue 6


    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-06-wordsearches-collection



    WIN 3000




    Answer: COME SEE ABOUT ME
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 15th Jun 19, 9:07 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E: 08/08 Wordsearches Collection Issue 7
    E: 08/08 Wordsearches Collection Issue 7


    Win 3000


    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-07-wordseaches-collection



    Answer: CHICKEN RUN, X-MEN
    • C0nfused
    • By C0nfused 19th Jun 19, 8:03 PM
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    C0nfused
    E: 13/06 TAB Wordsearch Issue 5

    Win 3000

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-05-wordsearch

    Answer MONKEY BUSINESS

    Good luck everyone
    Originally posted by diesel06
    Hi.. the link doesn't seem to work
    June 2016 Wins: 64 Argos Voucher July 2016 Wins: 25 Cash
    • mutleythegooner
    • By mutleythegooner 19th Jun 19, 8:05 PM
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    mutleythegooner
    Hi.. the link doesn't seem to work
    Originally posted by C0nfused

    That is because the competition ended 5 days ago.
    Silentnight Bed, Babystyle Travel System, City iGo Headphones, Amazon Kindle, 50 iTunes Voucher, Jaeger Handbag, Fisher Price Baby Gym, Digital Waterproof Camera,
    50 Love2Shop Voucher, Product of the Year Hamper,
    100ml DKNY Golden Delicious Perfume, Blackberry 9320
    • C0nfused
    • By C0nfused 19th Jun 19, 8:19 PM
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    C0nfused
    That is because the competition ended 5 days ago.
    Originally posted by mutleythegooner
    Silly me Thanks
    June 2016 Wins: 64 Argos Voucher July 2016 Wins: 25 Cash
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