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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: Thanks to avvie for volunteering to post Puzzle Selection mag - see HERE


    updated...on sale
    19/09 19/09 Arrowwords 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    17/10 17/10 Arrowwords 12 ending 30/12 LINK
    07/11 07/11 Arrowwords 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    22/10 22/10 Closer Puzzle Time 5 ending 28/11 LINK
    17/10 17/10 Codebreakers 11 ending 21/11 & 28/11 LINK
    14/11 14/11 Codebreakers 12 ending 19/12 & 30/12 LINK
    13/11 12/09 Codebreakers Collection 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    --/-- 10/10 Codebreakers Collection 12 ending 30/12 pending
    --/-- 31/10 Codebreakers Collection 13 ending 23/01 pending
    13/09 12/09 Criss Cross Collection 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    10/10 10/10 Criss Cross Collection 12 ending 30/12 LINK
    31/10 31/10 Criss Cross Collection 13 ending 23/01 LINK
    01/10 12/09 Crosswords Collection 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    19/10 10/10 Crosswords Collection 12 ending 30/12 LINK
    --/-- 31/10 Crosswords Collection 13 ending 23/01 pending
    --/-- 24/10 Hide 'n' Seek 11 ending 28/11 pending
    25/10 24/10 Mega Monthly Wordsearch 5 ending 28/11 LINK
    28/10 17/10 Mini Arrowwords Collection 96 ending 21/11 LINK
    10/11 17/10 Mini Codebreakers Collection 108 ending 21/11 LINK
    28/10 17/10 Mini Crosswords Collection 108 ending 21/11 LINK
    17/10 17/10 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 108 ending 21/11 LINK
    21/10 17/10 Mini Sudoku Collection 108 ending 21/11 LINK
    17/10 17/10 Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection 18 ending 21/11 LINK
    11/11 17/10 Mini Wordsearch Lite 108 ending 21/11 LINK
    14/11 17/10 Mini Wordsearch Collection 108 ending 21/11 LINK
    29/10 10/10 My Favourite Puzzles 11 (November)ending 28/11 LINK
    --/-- 07/11 My Favourite Puzzles 12 (December) ending 02/01 pending
    13/11 10/10 Picture Arrowwords 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    --/-- 07/11 Picture Arrowwords 12 ending 30/12 pending
    --/-- 01/11 Puzzle Collection 91 (Christmas) ending 16/12 pending
    02/11 24/10 Puzzle Selection 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    07/11 07/11 Su-doku 12 ending 12/12 LINK
    20/10 17/10 Take a Crossword 11 ending 21/11 LINK
    --/-- 14/11 Take a Crossword 12 ending 19/12 pending
    20/10 17/10 Take a Puzzle 11 ending 21/11 LINK
    --/-- 14/11 Take a Puzzle 12 ending 19/12 pending
    25/10 24/10 That's Life We Love Puzzles 5 ending 05/12 LINK
    20/10 03/10 Wordsearch 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    --/-- 24/10 Wordsearch 12 ending 30/12 pending
    29/09 12/09 Wordsearches Collection 11 ending 28/11 LINK
    09/11 10/10 Wordsearches Collection 12 ending 30/12 LINK
    --/-- 31/10 Wordsearches Collection 13 ending 23/01 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 - 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; 14-11-2019 at 11:58 PM.
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    • lyns1986
    • By lyns1986 23rd Aug 19, 8:28 PM
    • 171 Posts
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    lyns1986
    E: 29/08 TAB Mini Crossword Collection Issue 105
    E: 29/08 TAB Mini Crossword Collection Issue 105

    Win: £750

    Answer: FLEET

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-105-mini-crosswords-collection
    • RedCardinal
    • By RedCardinal 24th Aug 19, 4:02 PM
    • 3,134 Posts
    • 129,205 Thanks
    RedCardinal
    E: 29/09 TAB Mini Sudoku Collection Issue 106
    E: 29/09 TAB Mini Sudoku Collection Issue 106

    WIN £750

    Answer 246531

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-106-mini-sudoku-collection
    • Stob
    • By Stob 26th Aug 19, 1:03 PM
    • 4,805 Posts
    • 177,051 Thanks
    Stob
    E: 31/10 T-a-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 10
    E: 31/10 T-a-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 10

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-10-criss-cross-collection

    Win £3000 - Answer is - COLIN FARRELL

    Good luck everyone
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 27th Aug 19, 8:02 PM
    • 48,251 Posts
    • 7,383,884 Thanks
    One-Eye
    E: 26/09 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 9
    E: 26/09 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 9

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-take-a-puzzle

    p.6 Win £1000 cash - Answer = EDUCATE

    p.11 Win a 3-night break for 2 in Bergen - Answer = 1

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (18 x £28) - Answer = BELFRY

    p.23 Win 1 of 3 Hotpoint Washer-Dryers - Answer = LINEN

    p.29 Win 1 of 11 Helicopter Flights for 2 - Answer = AVIATOR

    p.34 Win a week in New Orleans for 2 - Answer = WERE IN BANDS WITH THEIR BROTHERS

    p.41 Win a Dyson Hot + Cool Fan - Answer = INHALE

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

    p.53 Win 1 of 5 Jumbo Jigsaw Puzzle Sets + Deluxe Puzzle Case - Answer = INTEREST

    p.59 Win 1 of 5 £100 Oasis Vouchers - Answer = ANNE HEGERTY


    3-nights in Bergen, Norway is worth £1433 and is based on 2 sharing a room in the Radisson Blu Hotel including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest airport with direct flights, transfers, and £600 cash. Prize to be taken before the end of September 2020 excluding bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    Helicopter Flights are with Red Letter Days and are available at 33 locations across the country. The voucher is valid for 6 months. See HERE for more details.

    The week in New Orleans is worth £3000 and is based on 2 sharing a Hotel Room in the Garden District. It includes return flights from certain airports, transfers, and £500 cash towards other expenses. Prize to be taken by the end of September 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.



    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 27th Aug 19, 8:03 PM
    • 48,251 Posts
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    One-Eye
    E: 26/09 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 9
    E: 26/09 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 9

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-take-a-crossword

    p.6 Win £1000 cash - Answer = PONTINS BLUECOATS

    p.13 Win a 3-night break for 2 to Bergen - Answer = BORDER

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 £100 Oasis vouchers - Answer = BENEFICIAL

    p.39 Win 1 of 3 Hotpoint Washer-Dryers - Answer = LAUNDRY

    p.59 Win 1 of 11 Helicopter Flights for 2 - Answer = ROTOR


    3-nights in Bergen, Norway is worth £1433 and is based on 2 sharing a room in the Radisson Blu Hotel including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest airport with direct flights, transfers, and £600 cash. Prize to be taken before the end of September 2020 excluding bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    Helicopter Flights are with Red Letter Days and are available at 33 locations across the country. The voucher is valid for 6 months. See HERE for more details


    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 27th Aug 19, 8:18 PM
    • 48,251 Posts
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    One-Eye
    E: 05/09 Puzzle Selection issue 8
    E: 05/09 Puzzle Selection issue 8

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-08-puzzle-selection

    Win £3000 - answer = GREW UP ON FARMS


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

    We need a new regular poster for this magazine. Issue 9 is out on 29/08.
    If you would like to volunteer please send me a PM or post in the thread.


    Thanks to avvie for volunteering

    Last edited by One-Eye; 28-08-2019 at 4:18 PM.
    • avvie
    • By avvie 28th Aug 19, 3:36 PM
    • 6,427 Posts
    • 68,916 Thanks
    avvie
    E: 05/09 Puzzle Selection issue 8

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-08-puzzle-selection

    Win £3000 - answer = GREW UP ON FARMS


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

    We need a new regular poster for this magazine. Issue 9 is out on 29/08.
    If you would like to volunteer please send me a PM or post in the thread.


    Originally posted by One-Eye
    I can give it a go! I'll be able to pick up a copy on Saturday!
    Survey Earnings 2019
    £1005.59/£1100

    Jan-£62.10Feb-£90.25March-£138.05April-£100.86May-£124.30June-£76.13July-£132.13Aug-£156.96Sept-£70.37Oct-£39.90
    November - £21
    • Stob
    • By Stob 29th Aug 19, 1:32 PM
    • 4,805 Posts
    • 177,051 Thanks
    Stob
    E: 03/10 Mega Monthly Wordsearch Issue 3
    E: 03/10 Mega Monthly Wordsearch Issue 3

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-mega-monthly-wordsearch

    Win £3000 - Answer is - ANGLER

    Good luck everyone
    • Stob
    • By Stob 29th Aug 19, 5:54 PM
    • 4,805 Posts
    • 177,051 Thanks
    Stob
    E: 31/10 T-a-B Arrowwords Issue 10
    E: 31/10 T-a-B Arrowwords Issue 10

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-10-arrowwords

    Win £3000 - Answer is - CLASS

    Good luck everyone
    • ninjaworrier
    • By ninjaworrier 31st Aug 19, 7:33 AM
    • 75 Posts
    • 9,606 Thanks
    ninjaworrier
    E: 19/09 My Favourite Puzzles Issue 9
    Thursday, September 19, 201911:59 PM

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/my-favourite-puzzles-september

    .
    Here are the answers:

    P9 Win £50 Cash SIGHTSEE

    P12 Win £50 cash TWENTY THIS YEAR

    P19 Win £50 cash NETTLE

    P24 Win £50 cash KETTLE

    P29 Win £50 cash TOTEM

    P36 Win £50 cash UNCLE

    P41 Win £50 cash KETCH

    P51 Win £50 cash SNOWY

    P61 Win £50 cash LILAC

    P71 Win £50 cash TUMBLE

    Good luck everyone
    • gorgeouscrystal
    • By gorgeouscrystal 31st Aug 19, 12:41 PM
    • 62 Posts
    • 33,228 Thanks
    gorgeouscrystal
    E: 19/09 T.A.B. SU-DOKU Issue 9
    19/09 T.A.B. SU-DOKU Issue 9



    Prize £500

    Answer - 586329417

    Good Luck all

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-su-doku
    • KAAT_LADY
    • By KAAT_LADY 31st Aug 19, 1:21 PM
    • 4,645 Posts
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    KAAT_LADY
    Thanks to everyone that posts
    mortgage free as of 06/02/2008#
    berthas buddies No 5
    ,
    murphys no more pies club member ,No 242..
    .,night owl 25



    • avvie
    • By avvie 31st Aug 19, 7:15 PM
    • 6,427 Posts
    • 68,916 Thanks
    avvie
    E: 03/10 Puzzle Selection Issue 9
    E: 03/10 Puzzle Selection Issue 9

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-puzzle-selection

    P12 Prize ~ £3000

    Answer ~ WINONA WAS ENGAGED TO LILY’S FATHER

    If you notice any mistakes please feel free to PM me! Good Luck Everyone
    Last edited by avvie; 07-10-2019 at 8:12 PM.
    Survey Earnings 2019
    £1005.59/£1100

    Jan-£62.10Feb-£90.25March-£138.05April-£100.86May-£124.30June-£76.13July-£132.13Aug-£156.96Sept-£70.37Oct-£39.90
    November - £21
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 1st Sep 19, 11:50 PM
    • 9,746 Posts
    • 1,141,517 Thanks
    Biker*Chick
    E: 03/10 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 9
    E: 03/10 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 9

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-codebreakers-collection

    Win £3000: DAMSON

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 1st Sep 19, 11:51 PM
    • 9,746 Posts
    • 1,141,517 Thanks
    Biker*Chick
    E: 03/10 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 9
    E: 03/10 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 9

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-picture-arrowwords

    Win £3000: BARKER

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • pandoraskids
    • By pandoraskids 3rd Sep 19, 5:43 AM
    • 883 Posts
    • 56,185 Thanks
    pandoraskids
    E: 26/09 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 106
    E: 26/09 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 106

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-106-mini-wordsearch-collection

    WIN £750 CASH - RUSSIA
    Pandora's Little Sister 30/11/17 x
    • mynellie
    • By mynellie 3rd Sep 19, 11:25 AM
    • 3,410 Posts
    • 195,895 Thanks
    mynellie
    E: 03/10 Closer Puzzle Time Issue 3
    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-closer-puzzle-time?rq=Closer

    Page 15 1 x Eden Clothing Rail worth £259 = Sales Assistant

    Page 32 £3000 Cash = Were Home Schooled

    Good Luck
    Nellie x
    • Ktkoozal
    • By Ktkoozal 3rd Sep 19, 4:46 PM
    • 210 Posts
    • 41,716 Thanks
    Ktkoozal
    E: 31/10 Crosswords Collection Issue 10
    E: 31/10 Crosswords Collection Issue 10



    Win: £3000



    Answer: GRANDAD



    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-10-crossword-collection
    Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water
    After enlightenment, chop wood, carry water
    • mynellie
    • By mynellie 3rd Sep 19, 6:42 PM
    • 3,410 Posts
    • 195,895 Thanks
    mynellie
    E: 03/10 Thatís Life We Love Puzzles Issue 3
    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-thats-life-we-love-puzzles

    1, Page 5 £50 = Eager
    2, Page 13 £50 = Cider
    3, Page 21 £50 = Otter
    4, Page 29 £50 = Greet
    5, Page 34 £50 = Dirge
    6, Page 37 £50 = Alloy
    7, Page 45 £50 = Break
    8, Page 53 £50 = Aster
    9, Page 61 £50 = Shelf
    10, Page 69 £50 = Bleat

    Good Luck
    Nellie x
    • missprice
    • By missprice 5th Sep 19, 7:39 PM
    • 3,512 Posts
    • 124,337 Thanks
    missprice
    E:03/10 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 9
    E:03/10 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 9

    Prize £3000

    Answer DUNK THEM IN A CUPPA

    linky https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-09-hidenseek-wordsearch
    63 mortgage payments to go.

    Zero wins 2016 😥
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