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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; Yesterday at 8:40 PM.
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    • pandoraskids
    • By pandoraskids 16th Mar 19, 7:57 AM
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    pandoraskids
    E: 11/04 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 100
    E: 11/04 TAB Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 100

    Win 750 Cash

    Answer: SPECTRE

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-100-mini-wordsearch-collection
    Pandora's Little Sister 30/11/17 x
    • marialionza
    • By marialionza 16th Mar 19, 3:02 PM
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    marialionza
    Long live Stob
    Thanks to those who help us to win !
    • Stob
    • By Stob 17th Mar 19, 8:24 AM
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    Stob
    Long live Stob
    Originally posted by marialionza

    Thanks for the sentiment

    I am only one of many who regularly contribute to this great site.
    Good luck to everyone
    Last edited by Stob; 17-03-2019 at 8:27 AM.
    • fizzyhelen
    • By fizzyhelen 20th Mar 19, 9:03 AM
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    fizzyhelen
    E: 09/04 TV Choice Puzzle Pick Issue 25
    E: 09/04 TV Choice Puzzle Pick Issue 25

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-25-tv-choice-puzzle-pick

    Win 3000 - STAR IN A REASONABLY-PRICED CAR

    Win a LG Blu-ray player plus Luther and Upstart Crow DVDs - 7


    Good luck!!

    ITV Winners Club Member #46
    Fish Slice Winner 2013


    #justiceforpoppi




    • Stob
    • By Stob 21st Mar 19, 1:22 PM
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    Stob
    E: 16/05 T-a-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 4
    E: 16/05 T-a-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 4

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-04-criss-cross-collection

    Win 3000 - Answer is - DANIEL CRAIG

    Good luck everyone
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 21st Mar 19, 8:42 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E: 18/04 T-a-B Wordsearches Collection Issue 3
    E: 18/04 T-a-B Wordsearches Collection Issue 3

    Win 3000


    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-wordsearches-collection

    Answer: SWAMP, ANTHRAX
    • moggygems
    • By moggygems 22nd Mar 19, 7:52 PM
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    moggygems
    E: 11/04 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 100
    E: 11/04 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 100

    Win 750

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-100-mini-wordsearch-lite-collection

    Answer: DUBROVNIK
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 26th Mar 19, 10:44 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 11/04 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 3
    E: 11/04 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 3

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-take-a-puzzle

    p.6 Win 1000 cash - Answer = ENTERTAIN

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

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (6 x 85) - Answer = PLAGUE

    p.23 Win 1 of 7 Wine Hampers (12 bottles) - Answer = MERLOT

    p.29 Win 1 of 9 Nutribullet Smoothie Makers - Answer = YOGHURT

    p.34 Win a week for 2 in Santorini - Answer = ARE FLUENT IN RUSSIAN

    p.41 Win 1 of 2 Doctor Who series 11 Blu-rays - Answer = TARDIS

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

    p.53 Win 1 of 8 Russell Hobbs Rice Cookers - Answer = CATER

    p.59 Win 1 of 5 100 Laura Ashley Vouchers - Answer = HOLLY WILLOUGHBY


    3-nights in Belgrade is worth 1500 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a 4* central hotel including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest major airport, and 500 cash. Prize to be taken by end of March 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    The week in Santorini is worth 3000 and is based on 2 sharing a room including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest suitable airport, transfers and 500 cash. Prize to be taken by the end of March 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.




    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 26th Mar 19, 10:45 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 11/04 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 3
    E: 11/04 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 3

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-take-a-crossword

    p.6 Win 1000 cash - Answer = CARNIVOROUS PLANTS NAMED AFTER THEM

    p.13 Win a 3-night break for 2 to Belgrade - Answer = CULTURAL

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 100 Laura Ashley vouchers - Answer = FABRIC

    p.39 Win 1 of 9 Nutribullet Smoothie Makers - Answer = SWITCH

    p.59 Win 1 of 7 Wine Hampers (12 bottles) - Answer = CLARET


    3-nights in Belgrade is worth 1500 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a 4* central hotel including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest major airport, and 500 cash. Prize to be taken by end of March 2020 excluding July, August and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.




    • Stob
    • By Stob 28th Mar 19, 7:59 PM
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    Stob
    E: 16/05 T-a-B Arrowwords Issue 04
    E:16/05 T-a-B Arrowwords Issue 04

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-04-arrowwords

    Win 3000 - Answer is - FOOLS

    Good luck everyone
    • thrifteemee
    • By thrifteemee 30th Mar 19, 12:13 PM
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    thrifteemee
    E: 08/04 TAB Puzzle Collection Issue 85 (Spring)
    E: 08/04 TAB Puzzle Collection Issue 85 (Spring)


    Win: 500 - Answer: GARDEN

    Enter: Here
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 30th Mar 19, 3:42 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 18/04 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 3
    E: 18/04 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 3

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-picture-arrowwords

    Win 3000: SUCHET

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 30th Mar 19, 3:49 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 16/05 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 4
    E: 16/05 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 4

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-04-picture-arrowwords

    Win 3000: BLUNT

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 30th Mar 19, 3:52 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 18/04 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 3
    E: 18/04 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 3

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-codebreaker-collection

    Win 3000: BLOTCH

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 30th Mar 19, 3:54 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 16/05 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 4
    E: 16/05 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 4

    puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-04-codebreakers-collection

    Win 3000: MARSHY

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • gunner82
    • By gunner82 31st Mar 19, 2:45 PM
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    gunner82
    Out of interest has anyone ever won these Mag's comps?
    • missprice
    • By missprice 31st Mar 19, 3:03 PM
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    missprice
    Out of interest has anyone ever won these Mag's comps?
    Originally posted by gunner82
    Yes, if you look on I won you will find some. One recently had a 3k prize.
    Sadly not me.
    63 mortgage payments to go.

    Zero wins 2016 😥
    • missprice
    • By missprice 31st Mar 19, 3:11 PM
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    missprice
    E:18/04 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 3
    E:18/04 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 3

    Prize 3000

    Answer ROMESH RANGANATHAN

    (Checked spelling)
    Linky

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-03-hidenseek-wordsearch
    63 mortgage payments to go.

    Zero wins 2016 😥
    • escapevelocity
    • By escapevelocity 31st Mar 19, 8:20 PM
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    escapevelocity
    Out of interest has anyone ever won these Mag's comps?
    Originally posted by gunner82
    I won a short break worth 1500 last month from this thread, so yes, people do really win! ��
    Last edited by escapevelocity; 01-04-2019 at 3:00 PM.
    WINS // JUNE | Skechers | Glass Vac | Google Home Max | 12 Months Audible | MAY | Meal at Beefeater | Pikachu Merchandise | Doughnuts | T-Shirt | Gardening Bundle | Can of Sauce | Oral Rinse | APRIL | Spielberg Blu-Rays | 2 x XBOX Games | Knives | FEB | Short Break to Lisbon | JAN | 500 John Lewis Voucher & 3 More // 2019 - 2921.84 //
    • Dion91
    • By Dion91 31st Mar 19, 8:53 PM
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    Dion91
    I won a laptop in 2017 just before Christmas, nothing since but I keep trying
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