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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
    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
    07/11 07/11 Arrowwords 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    05/12 05/12 Arrowwords 14 ending 23/01 LINK
    02/01 02/01 Arrowwords 1 ending 20/02 LINK
    17/12 17/12 Closer Puzzle Time 7 ending 23/01 LINK
    14/01 14/01 Closer Puzzle Time 8 ending 20/02 LINK
    12/12 12/12 Codebreakers 13 ending 16/01 & 23/01 LINK
    09/01 09/01 Codebreakers 1 ending 13/02 & 20/02 LINK
    06/01 31/10 Codebreakers Collection 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    06/01 28/11 Codebreakers Collection 14 ending 23/01 LINK
    --/-- 24/12 Codebreakers Collection 1 ending 20/02 pending
    31/10 31/10 Criss Cross Collection 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    28/11 28/11 Criss Cross Collection 14 ending 23/01 LINK
    26/12 24/12 Criss Cross Collection 1 ending 20/02 LINK
    26/11 31/10 Crosswords Collection 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    15/12 28/11 Crosswords Collection 14 ending 23/01 LINK
    --/-- 24/12 Crosswords Collection 1 ending 20/02 pending
    02/01 19/12 Hide 'n' Seek 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    --/-- 16/01 Hide 'n' Seek 1 ending 20/02 pending
    19/12 19/12 Mega Monthly Wordsearch 7 ending 23/01 LINK
    16/01 16/01 Mega Monthly Wordsearch 8 ending 20/02 LINK
    --/-- 09/01 Mini Arrowwords Collection 99 ending 13/02 pending
    --/-- 09/01 Mini Codebreakers Collection 111 ending 13/02 pending
    --/-- 09/01 Mini Crosswords Collection 111 ending 13/02 pending
    09/01 09/01 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 111 ending 13/02 LINK
    13/01 09/01 Mini Sudoku Collection 111 ending 13/02 LINK
    09/01 09/01 Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection 21 ending 13/02 LINK
    --/-- 09/01 Mini Wordsearch Lite 111 ending 13/02 pending
    --/-- 09/01 Mini Wordsearch Collection 111 ending 13/02 pending
    05/01 02/01 My Favourite Puzzles 1 (January) ending 06/02 LINK
    06/01 05/12 Picture Arrowwords 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    --/-- 02/01 Picture Arrowwords 1 ending 20/02 pending
    --/-- 13/12 Puzzle Collection 92 (New Year) ending 27/01 pending
    02/01 19/12 Puzzle Selection 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    19/01 16/01 Puzzle Selection 1 ending 20/02 LINK
    11/01 02/01 Su-doku 1 ending 06/02 LINK
    13/01 09/01 Take a Crossword 1 ending 13/02 LINK
    13/01 09/01 Take a Puzzle 1 ending 13/02 LINK
    19/12 19/12 That's Life We Love Puzzles 7 ending 23/01 LINK
    17/01 16/01 That's Life We Love Puzzles 8 ending 20/02 LINK
    10/01 21/11 Wordsearch 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    10/01 19/12 Wordsearch 14 ending 23/01 LINK
    --/-- 16/01 Wordsearch 1 ending 20/02 pending
    01/12 31/10 Wordsearches Collection 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    26/12 28/11 Wordsearches Collection 14 ending 23/01 LINK
    26/12 24/12 Wordsearches Collection 1 ending 20/02 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 - 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 - avvie
    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; 19-01-2020 at 7:38 PM.
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    • RedCardinal
    • By RedCardinal 4th Feb 14, 6:58 PM
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    RedCardinal
    E: 20/02 Win 750 Mini SU_DOKU Collection issue 33
    answer 236541
    www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Mini_Su-doku_Collection/33

    This is also posted in the text and postal thread but only one entry allowed
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showpost.php?p=64598936&postcount=1168
    Last edited by RedCardinal; 04-02-2014 at 7:44 PM. Reason: missed prize value on header
    • Purple_Skull
    • By Purple_Skull 7th Feb 14, 9:26 AM
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    Purple_Skull
    E: 13/03 T-A_B Su-doku Issue 2
    PRIZE: 1,000

    LINK: http://puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Su-doku/2

    ANSWER: 891763452

    Good luck all x

    May you all have lots of luck, Emma xx
    • emma1092
    • By emma1092 7th Feb 14, 10:17 AM
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    emma1092
    E : 13/03 & 27/03 - TAB Arrowwords Issue 2
    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/comp-Arrowwords/2

    27/03 - PAGE 3 - Win 5,000 - WEDDING

    13/03 - PAGE 6 - Win 350 in Ernest Jones Vouchers (2 Available) - ATLANTIS


    Good Luck everyone


    First post so please let me know if anything is done incorrectly
    Good Luck to Everyone Thanks to all posters
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 7th Feb 14, 10:35 AM
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    fire**fly

    Good Luck everyone

    First post so please let me know if anything is done incorrectly
    Originally posted by emma1092
    done great thanks emma


    x
    Please be a responsible pet owner & spay/neuter
    your pets,
    so many unwanted pets & not enough homes for them all sadly.






    • aytch
    • By aytch 8th Feb 14, 12:20 PM
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    aytch
    E: 20/03/14 Crosswords Collection Issue 2
    Win 5000

    ENTER: HERE

    ANSWER: BEARD

    Now, the magazine says closing date 27th March, online the competition closing date is 20th March, so have gone with earlier one to be safe.

    DEBT FREE since 2011
    Retiring to Spain has changed my world


    • sharon1954
    • By sharon1954 9th Feb 14, 7:48 PM
    • 394 Posts
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    sharon1954
    I am subscribed to the Puzzler and Take a Break email alerts but I am not getting them this year. Also my smileys etc when I send a congratulations message to winners don't appear when clicked on. Can you help please? Many thanks. xxx
    • JamboDP
    • By JamboDP 9th Feb 14, 8:11 PM
    • 37,212 Posts
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    JamboDP
    I am subscribed to the Puzzler and Take a Break email alerts but I am not getting them this year. Also my smileys etc when I send a congratulations message to winners don't appear when clicked on. Can you help please? Many thanks. xxx
    Originally posted by sharon1954
    They are both new threads have you subscribed again.
    Last edited by JamboDP; 09-02-2014 at 8:14 PM.
    I do it just for fun and whatever I win is a bonus
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 9th Feb 14, 8:35 PM
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    fire**fly
    I am subscribed to the Puzzler and Take a Break email alerts but I am not getting them this year. Also my smileys etc when I send a congratulations message to winners don't appear when clicked on. Can you help please? Many thanks. xxx
    Originally posted by sharon1954
    They are both new threads have you subscribed again.
    Originally posted by jambodaveprince
    puzzlers new thread is here..

    puzzler.com competitions - regularly updated

    x
    Please be a responsible pet owner & spay/neuter
    your pets,
    so many unwanted pets & not enough homes for them all sadly.






    • hannonle
    • By hannonle 9th Feb 14, 9:45 PM
    • 2,128 Posts
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    hannonle
    I am subscribed to the Puzzler and Take a Break email alerts but I am not getting them this year. Also my smileys etc when I send a congratulations message to winners don't appear when clicked on. Can you help please? Many thanks. xxx
    Originally posted by sharon1954

    My smilies don't work now unless I drag them in to place instead of clicking. I can't hyperlink either. I think things went weird a few weeks back. I've read other people not being able to hyperlink any more too.
    I can't help with the alerts situation, sorry.
    Thank you to everyone who posts on the competitions boards. You all rock!
    • diesel06
    • By diesel06 10th Feb 14, 2:36 PM
    • 1,365 Posts
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    diesel06
    E: 20/02 TAB Wordsearch Issue 1
    Win 5000

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Word_Searches/1

    Answer WAGNER, ELGAR, GRIEG

    Good luck everyone
    • Abbafan1972
    • By Abbafan1972 13th Feb 14, 7:02 AM
    • 5,392 Posts
    • 171,018 Thanks
    Abbafan1972
    E: 20/03 TAB Criss Cross Collection 2
    Win 5,000

    Answer:- CHRIS EVANS

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Criss_Cross_Collection/2

    Good luck!
    Winging it since 1972

    SW is like the Hotel California - "You can check out anytime you like, but you can never leave".
    • 6969annw
    • By 6969annw 13th Feb 14, 1:15 PM
    • 443 Posts
    • 35,077 Thanks
    6969annw
    E: 20/02 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 33
    ANSWER - ONLINE

    PRIZE - 750 ACROSS ALL MINI MAGS

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Mini_Wordsearch_Collection/33
    2012 - must pay off last CC and maybe overdraft then debt free woop!!
    Jan wins - Craft stamp, Planet Dinosaur book, Clover butter, nail foils
    Good luck all compers
    • 6969annw
    • By 6969annw 13th Feb 14, 1:16 PM
    • 443 Posts
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    6969annw
    E: 20/02 TAB Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 33
    ANSWER - BRAD PITT

    PRIZE - 750 ACROSS ALL MINI MAGS

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Mini_Wordsearch_Lite/33
    2012 - must pay off last CC and maybe overdraft then debt free woop!!
    Jan wins - Craft stamp, Planet Dinosaur book, Clover butter, nail foils
    Good luck all compers
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 13th Feb 14, 1:38 PM
    • 48,805 Posts
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    One-Eye
    E: 13/03 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 2
    T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 2

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/TakeaPuzzle/2

    p.6 Win 1000 cash Answer = TRAINING DAY

    p.11 Win 3 Nights in Cologne Answer = 6

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (6 x 84) Answer = PLINTH

    p.23 Win 1 of 5 Krups Nespresso Coffee Makers Answer = LATTE

    p.29 Win 1 of 36 Salter Electronic Kitchen Scales Answer = LENTIL

    p.35 Win 7 nights in Cannes Answer = WERE MARRIED FOR A YEAR

    p.41 Win 1 of 25 (small) Cheese & Port Hampers Answer = SAVOURY

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

    p.53 Win 1 of 28 Omron Pedometers Answer = STROLL

    p.59 Win 1 of 10 50 Restaurant Choice vouchers Answer = MICHAEL FASSBENDER

    3-nights in Cologne is worth 1000 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a central hotel and includes flights, breakfasts, plus 200 cash towards meals etc. Prize to be taken by end of February 2015 excluding bank holiday periods and is subject to availability.

    7-nights in Cannes is worth 3000 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a central hotel and includes flights, breakfasts, plus 250 cash towards meals etc. Prize to be taken by end of February 2015 excluding bank holiday & festival periods and is subject to availability.
    • zaphgb
    • By zaphgb 13th Feb 14, 2:09 PM
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    zaphgb
    thanks what is the sammy squirrel prize?
    Originally posted by robbies_gal
    Sorry, I forgot to say Sammy Squirrel is to win 50. I'll amend the post.
    Good luck to all x
    • fizzyhelen
    • By fizzyhelen 13th Feb 14, 2:57 PM
    • 8,852 Posts
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    fizzyhelen
    E: 13/03 T-A-B Sudoku Selection Issue 2
    T-A-B Sudoku Selection Issue 2

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Su-doku_Selection/2

    Win 1000 - 289314756


    Good luck!!

    ITV Winners Club Member #46
    Fish Slice Winner 2013


    #justiceforpoppi




    • zaphgb
    • By zaphgb 14th Feb 14, 5:38 PM
    • 834 Posts
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    zaphgb
    E: 20/03 TAB Mini Arrowwords Collection Issue 22
    Win 750 Cash

    ANSWER: EMPIRE

    CLICK
    Good luck to all x
    • zaphgb
    • By zaphgb 14th Feb 14, 5:41 PM
    • 834 Posts
    • 127,015 Thanks
    zaphgb
    E: 20/03 TAB Mini Codebreakers Collection Issue 34
    Win 750 Cash

    ANSWER: STONE

    CLICK

    PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COMPETITION IS ALSO POSTED IN POSTALS/TEXT/PHONE - ONLY ONE ENTRY METHOD IS ALLOWED
    Good luck to all x
    • zaphgb
    • By zaphgb 14th Feb 14, 5:45 PM
    • 834 Posts
    • 127,015 Thanks
    zaphgb
    E: 20/03 TAB Mini Crosswords Collection Issue 34
    Win 750 Cash

    ANSWER: RAVEN

    CLICK

    PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS COMPETITION IS ALSO POSTED IN POSTALS/TEXT/PHONE - ONLY ONE ENTRY METHOD IS ALLOWED
    Good luck to all x
    • RedCardinal
    • By RedCardinal 17th Feb 14, 1:00 PM
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    RedCardinal
    E:20/03 Win 750 TAB mini Sudoku Collection 34
    Answer 126345

    http://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competition-entry-form/2014/Mini_Su-doku_Collection/34

    Will also post on postal and text-here http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showpost.php?p=64726193&postcount=1440 only one entry method allowed.
    Last edited by RedCardinal; 17-02-2014 at 3:07 PM. Reason: hopefully linked to postal/text post
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