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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: The Online Entry Forms are changing - see HERE


    updated...on sale
    11/05 19/04 Arrowwords 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    11/05 03/05 Codebreakers 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    --/-- 12/04 Codebreakers Collection 5 ending 14/06 pending
    --/-- 10/05 Codebreakers Collection 6 ending 12/07 pending
    20/04 12/04 Criss Cross Collection 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    --/-- 10/05 Criss Cross Collection 6 ending 12/07 pending
    --/-- 12/04 Crosswords Collection 5 ending 14/06 pending
    --/-- 10/05 Crosswords Collection 6 ending 12/07 pending
    --/-- 04/05 Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch 38 ending 08/06 pending
    --/-- 04/05 Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch 38 ending 08/06 pending
    --/-- 04/05 Eclipse Hide 'n' Seek Wordsearch 38 ending 08/06 pending
    22/05 10/05 Hide 'n' Seek 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    22/05 03/05 Mini Arrowwords Collection 77 ending 07/06 LINK
    14/05 03/05 Mini Arrow Word Search Mix 26 ending 07/06 LINK
    19/05 03/05 Mini Codebreakers Collection 89 ending 07/06 LINK
    22/05 03/05 Mini Crosswords Collection 89 ending 07/06 LINK
    03/05 03/05 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 89 ending 07/06 LINK
    09/05 03/05 Mini Sudoku Collection 89 ending 07/06 LINK
    09/05 03/05 Mini Wordsearch Lite 89 ending 07/06 LINK
    03/05 03/05 Mini Wordsearch Collection 89 ending 07/06 LINK
    --/-- 26/04 Picture Arrowwords 5 ending 31/05 & 14/06 pending
    --/-- 04/05 Puzzle Collection 78 (Whitsun) ending 22/06 pending
    11/05 10/05 Puzzle Selection 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    04/05 26/04 Su-doku 5 ending 31/05 LINK
    10/05 03/05 Take a Crossword 5 ending 07/06 LINK
    10/05 03/05 Take a Puzzle 5 ending 07/06 LINK
    03/05 01/05 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 14 ending 05/06 LINK
    --/-- 03/05 Wordsearch 5 ending 14/06 pending
    03/05 12/04 Wordsearches Collection 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    --/-- 10/05 Wordsearches Collection 6 ending 12/07 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 - emma1092
    Code Breakers - emma1092
    Codebreakers Collection - Biker*Chick
    Criss Cross Collection - M1604P2906
    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 Arrow Word Search Mix - One-Eye
    Mini Codebreakers Collection - charmed1318
    Mini Crosswords Collection - lyns1986
    Mini Puzzle Mix Collection - fire**fly
    Mini Sudoku Collection - RedCardinal
    Mini Wordsearch Collection - fire**fly
    Mini Wordsearch Lite - moggygems
    Picture Arrowwords - Biker*Chick
    Puzzle Collection - thrifteemee
    Puzzle Selection - emma1092
    Sudoku - gorgeouscrystal
    Take a Crossword - One-Eye
    Take a Puzzle - One-Eye
    TV Choice Puzzle Pick - fizzyhelen
    Wordsearch - diesel06
    Wordsearches Collection - compingtinkertink2010
    Last edited by One-Eye; Yesterday at 9:13 PM.
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    • missprice
    • By missprice 2nd Feb 18, 9:42 PM
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    missprice
    E: 16/02 Eclipse 2 in 1 Wordsearch issue 34
    E: 16/02 Eclipse 2 in 1 Wordsearch issue 34

    Prizec£500

    Answer PILATES

    Linky https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/ETO1834
    63 mortgage payments to go.

    Zero wins 2016 !!!128549;
    • missprice
    • By missprice 2nd Feb 18, 9:47 PM
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    missprice
    E: 22/02 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 1
    E: 22/02 Hide n seek WORDSEARCH 1

    Prize £3000

    Answer MICHELANGELO, RODIN

    Linky. https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/HWS1801

    Sorry these have taken so long, I had that flu and been out of commission for 3WEEKS.
    feel better now, be lucky
    63 mortgage payments to go.

    Zero wins 2016 !!!128549;
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 3rd Feb 18, 12:02 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 22/02 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection issue 1

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1801

    Win £3000 - Answer = KEN DODD


    We need a new volunteer to post this mag regularly starting with issue 2 which is on sale now (issue 3 is due out 22/02). If you are interested please post in the thread below or contact me by PM.

    M1604P2906 has volunteered and is our new regular poster

    Last edited by One-Eye; 04-02-2018 at 5:44 PM.
    • gorgeouscrystal
    • By gorgeouscrystal 4th Feb 18, 8:45 AM
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    gorgeouscrystal
    E: 08/03 T.A.B. SU-DOKU Issue 2
    E: 08/03 T.A.B. SU-DOKU Issue 2

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/SUT1802

    Prize £500

    Answer = 674319582
    • marialionza
    • By marialionza 4th Feb 18, 8:57 AM
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    marialionza
    E: 22/02 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection issue 1

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1801

    Win £3000 - Answer = KEN DODD


    We need a new volunteer to post this mag regularly starting with issue 2 which is on sale now (issue 3 is due out 22/02). If you are interested please post in the thread below or contact me by PM.


    M1604P has volunteered and is just checking that obtaining the mag is no problem.
    Originally posted by One-Eye

    Round of applause for M1604P
    THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO HELPS HERE
    • M1604P2906
    • By M1604P2906 4th Feb 18, 2:37 PM
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    M1604P2906
    E: 22/03 T.A.B. CRISS CROSS COLLECTION Issue 2

    Okay this is my first go and I don't know how to post a direct link but these are the details;

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

    Direct link: https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1802

    Page 5

    Prize £3000

    Answer = JANE FONDA
    Last edited by M1604P2906; 05-02-2018 at 1:19 AM. Reason: adding a direct link
    • AR2012
    • By AR2012 4th Feb 18, 4:10 PM
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    AR2012
    E: 22/03 T.A.B. CRISS CROSS COLLECTION Issue 2

    Okay this is my first go and I don't know how to post a direct link but these are the details;

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

    Page 5

    Prize £3000

    Answer = JANE FONDA
    Originally posted by M1604P2906
    Than you for taking it on. Here's the direct link

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1802
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 8th Feb 18, 6:29 PM
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    fire**fly
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 86
    T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 86
    Win £750.

    Reg/Log in..
    Mini Wordsearch Collection - Issue 86: Closing date 15 March 2018
    8 February 2018 to 15 March 2018

    answer - PIPPA MIDDLETON

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


    #
    Last edited by fire**fly; 08-02-2018 at 6:41 PM. Reason: added prize money
    ''Be happy for this moment.
    This moment is your life''
    Omar Khayyam.









    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 8th Feb 18, 6:39 PM
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    fire**fly
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Mini Puzzle Mix Issue 86 Win £750
    T-A-B Mini Puzzle Mix Issue 86 Win £750

    Reg/Log in..
    Mini Puzzle Mix Collection - Issue 86: Closing date 15 March 2018
    8 February 2018 to 15 March 2018

    answer - COTTON

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

    #
    ''Be happy for this moment.
    This moment is your life''
    Omar Khayyam.









    • Emera
    • By Emera 13th Feb 18, 5:10 PM
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    Emera
    Thank you everybody fo the answers
    • Miap
    • By Miap 13th Feb 18, 6:07 PM
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    Miap
    Hi, all. It may just be something stupid I did, but when I went to enter the latest competition, I went back to the Pippa Middleton one as well by mistake (I'd already entered it), and the system hadn't saved my answer (even though my autocomplete had). I went further back, and none of the ones I'd recently entered had saved, but each answer was in my autocomplete, so I'd definitely done them before. Just thought it might be worth you checking.
    Thank you all for everything you post. :-)
    • thingamaBob
    • By thingamaBob 13th Feb 18, 6:13 PM
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    thingamaBob
    Hi, all. It may just be something stupid I did, but when I went to enter the latest competition, I went back to the Pippa Middleton one as well by mistake (I'd already entered it), and the system hadn't saved my answer (even though my autocomplete had). I went further back, and none of the ones I'd recently entered had saved, but each answer was in my autocomplete, so I'd definitely done them before. Just thought it might be worth you checking.
    Thank you all for everything you post. :-)
    Originally posted by Miap
    As noted by One-Eye in post #2 "8) T-A-B do not show that you have previously entered a competition (after you have exited your current session) and there is nothing that stops you from entering again. The terms state "we will accept only one entry per registered user. If more than one entry for the same issue is received, we will accept the first entry only". This means you will not be disqualified if you accidently enter a second time, and if you are unsure whether or not you have entered, or whether your entry has been accepted, it is OK to enter the comp to be certain."
    Bob
    The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ,
    Moves on: nor all thy Piety nor Wit
    Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line,
    Nor all thy Tears wash out a Word of it.

    Omar Khayyam
    • Miap
    • By Miap 13th Feb 18, 6:17 PM
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    Miap
    Sorry. Rookie mistake. Thank you for setting me straight. :-)
    • fizzyhelen
    • By fizzyhelen 14th Feb 18, 2:44 PM
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    fizzyhelen
    E: 13/03 TV Choice Puzzle Pick Issue 11
    E: 13/03 TV Choice Puzzle Pick Issue 11

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/TVP1811


    Win £500 cash - MARILYN MONROE

    Win one of 20 Sherlock Puzzle books - BAKER STREET


    Good luck!!

    ITV Winners Club Member #46
    Fish Slice Winner 2013


    #justiceforpoppi




    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 14th Feb 18, 4:16 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 2
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 2

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/TAC1802

    p.6 Win £1000 cash – Answer = GODMOTHER AND GODDAUGHTER

    p.13 Win a 4-night break for 2 in Corfu – Answer = HEATWAVE

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 £100 Ernest Jones vouchers – Answer = DEAREST

    p.39 Win 1 of 10 Russell Hobbs Bread Makers – Answer = TECHNOLOGY

    p.59 Win 1 of 8 £125 Carluccio's Hampers – Answer = FOODIE


    4-nights in Corfu is worth £1700 and is based on 2 sharing a room in a 4* Corfu Town hotel, and includes breakfasts, return flights, transfers and £200 cash towards expenses. Prize to be taken by end of January 2019 excluding bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.



    • charmed1318
    • By charmed1318 16th Feb 18, 9:13 AM
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    charmed1318
    E: 15/03 - TAB Mini Codebreakers - Issue 86
    Hi

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/MCB1886

    15/03 – WIN £750 CASH – TRAIN

    Good Luck


    • moggygems
    • By moggygems 16th Feb 18, 4:30 PM
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    moggygems
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 86
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 86

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/MWL1886

    Win £750

    Answer: FREDDIE HIGHMORE
    Last edited by moggygems; 16-02-2018 at 4:32 PM.
    • diesel06
    • By diesel06 17th Feb 18, 11:33 AM
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    diesel06
    E: 22/02 TAB Wordsearch Issue 1
    E: 22/02 TAB Wordsearch Issue 1

    Win £3000

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/WOR1801

    Answer SEA KAYAKING, HIKING

    Good luck everyone
    • lyns1986
    • By lyns1986 17th Feb 18, 7:44 PM
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    lyns1986
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Mini Crosswords Collection Issue86
    E: 15/03 T-A-B Mini Crosswords Collection Issue86

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/MXW1886

    Win £750

    Answer: ROUGHER
    • Emera
    • By Emera 18th Feb 18, 9:46 AM
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    Emera
    I find it hard to click on take a break puzzle page any help would be appreciated thanks.
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