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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!
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    • 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 Stob and pandoraskids for volunteering to become regular posters


    updated...on sale
    18/08 02/08 Arrowwords 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    --/-- 30/08 Arrowwords 10 ending 01/11 pending
    --/-- 20/09 Arrowwords 11 ending 29/11 pending
    --/-- 23/08 Codebreakers 9 ending 04/10 pending
    --/-- 20/09 Codebreakers 10 ending 01/11 pending
    16/09 26/07 Codebreakers Collection 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    --/-- 23/08 Codebreakers Collection 10 ending 01/11 pending
    --/-- 13/09 Codebreakers Collection 11 ending 29/11 pending
    16/09 26/07 Criss Cross Collection 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    22/09 13/09 Criss Cross Collection 11 ending 29/11 LINK
    29/08 26/07 Crosswords Collection 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    24/09 23/08 Crosswords Collection 10 ending 01/11 LINK
    --/-- 13/09 Crosswords Collection 11 ending 29/11 pending
    07/09 30/08 Hide 'n' Seek 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    21/09 23/08 Mini Arrowwords Collection 81 ending 27/09 LINK
    --/-- 23/08 Mini Codebreakers Collection 93 ending 27/09 pending
    21/09 23/08 Mini Crosswords Collection 93 ending 27/09 LINK
    25/08 23/08 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 93 ending 27/09 LINK
    27/08 23/08 Mini Sudoku Collection 93 ending 27/09 LINK
    25/08 23/08 Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection 3 ending 27/09 LINK
    05/09 23/08 Mini Wordsearch Lite 93 ending 27/09 LINK
    25/08 23/08 Mini Wordsearch Collection 93 ending 27/09 LINK
    --/-- 20/09 Mini Arrowwords Collection 82 ending 25/10 pending
    --/-- 20/09 Mini Codebreakers Collection 94 ending 25/10 pending
    --/-- 20/09 Mini Crosswords Collection 94 ending 25/10 pending
    21/09 20/09 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 94 ending 25/10 LINK
    23/09 20/09 Mini Sudoku Collection 94 ending 25/10 LINK
    21/09 20/09 Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection 4 ending 25/10 LINK
    --/-- 20/09 Mini Wordsearch Lite 94 ending 25/10 pending
    --/-- 20/09 Mini Wordsearch Collection 94 ending 25/10 pending
    16/09 16/08 Picture Arrowwords 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    --/-- 13/09 Picture Arrowwords 10 ending 01/11 pending
    --/-- 07/09 Puzzle Collection 81 (Harvest) ending 26/10 pending
    --/-- 30/08 Puzzle Selection 9 ending 04/10 pending
    15/09 13/09 Su-doku 10 ending 18/10 LINK
    28/08 23/08 Take a Crossword 9 ending 27/09 LINK
    --/-- 20/09 Take a Crossword 10 ending 25/10 pending
    04/09 23/08 Take a Puzzle 9 ending 27/09 LINK
    --/-- 20/09 Take a Puzzle 10 ending 25/10 pending
    06/09 21/08 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 18 ending 25/09 LINK
    --/-- 18/09 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 19 ending 23/10 pending
    10/09 16/08 Wordsearch 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    --/-- 06/09 Wordsearch 10 ending 01/11 pending
    18/08 26/07 Wordsearches Collection 9 ending 04/10 LINK
    16/09 23/08 Wordsearches Collection 10 ending 01/11 LINK
    --/-- 13/09 Wordsearches Collection 11 ending 29/11 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 - bella165
    Crossword Collection - Ktkoozal
    Hide 'n' Seek - missprice
    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
    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 11:38 PM.
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    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 24th Jun 18, 8:35 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    Sorry its one Ill edit now
    • thisone
    • By thisone 24th Jun 18, 8:55 PM
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    thisone
    Sorry its one Ill edit now
    Originally posted by compingtinkertink2010
    No problem. Thanks very much.
    • lyns1986
    • By lyns1986 27th Jun 18, 7:48 PM
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    lyns1986
    E: 05/07 T-A-B Mini Crosswords Collection Issue 90
    E: 05/07 T-A-B Mini Crosswords Collection Issue 90

    Win £750 - Answer = SHOPPING

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-90-mini-crosswords-collection
    • lyns1986
    • By lyns1986 27th Jun 18, 7:51 PM
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    lyns1986
    E: 05/07 T-A-B Mini Arrowwords Collection Issue 78
    E: 05/07 T-A-B Mini Arrowwords Collection Issue 78

    Win £750 - Answer = UNEVEN


    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-78-mini-arrowwords-collection
    • Ktkoozal
    • By Ktkoozal 30th Jun 18, 6:13 AM
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    Ktkoozal
    09/08 Crosswords Collection Issue 7
    09/08 Crosswords Collection Issue 7


    Win: £3000


    Answer: SURPASS

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-07-crosswords-collection
    Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water
    After enlightenment, chop wood, carry water
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 30th Jun 18, 1:25 PM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E: 12/07 Wordsearches Collection Issue 6
    E: 12/07 Wordsearches Collection Issue 6

    Sorry its late guys - finally received it in the post

    Win £3000

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

    Answer - SPENCER PERCEVAL
    • carriejj
    • By carriejj 1st Jul 18, 8:40 PM
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    carriejj
    Hi,

    ISSUE 6


    12/7 - PAGE 7 – WIN £3,000 – WARMTH


    Good Luck everyone
    Originally posted by emma1092
    Thank you very much for posting. May I just query this please. You have the cd as 12/7 but when you click on the link above, the CD on the entry page for Codebreakers 6 is 5/7, but Codebreakers Collection 6 is listed as cd 12/7 so I am a little confused as to which of the two magazines this refers to. Would it be possible for someone to clarify this please? Sorry to appear thick and thank you again for posting, it is very much appreciated
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 1st Jul 18, 9:04 PM
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    One-Eye
    Thank you very much for posting. May I just query this please. You have the cd as 12/7 but when you click on the link above, the CD on the entry page for Codebreakers 6 is 5/7, but Codebreakers Collection 6 is listed as cd 12/7 so I am a little confused as to which of the two magazines this refers to. Would it be possible for someone to clarify this please? Sorry to appear thick and thank you again for posting, it is very much appreciated
    Originally posted by carriejj
    I can confirm emma's post #2383 is for Codebreakers 6 and the link goes to the correct entry form. Even though the online form says it closes 05/07, it should close on 12/07 as printed in the mag (and the same closing date as all the other issue 6 £3000 comps).

    If TAB remove the entry form on 05/07 and you want to enter you will need to email puzzlesfeedback@bauer.co.uk and ask them to reinstate the form.
    • carriejj
    • By carriejj 1st Jul 18, 9:08 PM
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    carriejj
    Thank you for taking the trouble to clarify one-eye. I wish they would stick to the same cd for online and in the mag.
    • fizzyhelen
    • By fizzyhelen 5th Jul 18, 6:30 PM
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    fizzyhelen
    E: 31/07 TV Choice Puzzle Pick Issue 16
    E: 31/07 TV Choice Puzzle Pick Issue 16

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-16-tv-choices-puzzle-pick

    Win £3000 - BETTY BLUE EYES

    Win a DVD Bundle (Marcella & Striking Out) - ARREST


    Good luck!!

    ITV Winners Club Member #46
    Fish Slice Winner 2013


    #justiceforpoppi




    • moggygems
    • By moggygems 6th Jul 18, 4:07 PM
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    moggygems
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 91
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Lite Issue 91

    Win £750 - Answer = COASTAL PATH

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-91-mini-wordsearch-lite
    • RedCardinal
    • By RedCardinal 6th Jul 18, 9:15 PM
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    RedCardinal
    E: 02/08 TAB Mini Sudoku Collection Issue 91
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Sudoku Collection Issue 91

    Win £750 - Answer = 621453


    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-91-mini-su-doku
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 10th Jul 18, 12:10 AM
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    One-Eye
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 7
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Take a Crossword issue 7

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-7-take-a-crossword

    p.6 Win £1000 cash - Answer = MR T WAS ALI'S BODYGUARD

    p.13 Win a 3-night break for 2 to Florence - Answer = DESTINATION

    p.25 Win 1 of 5 £100 John Lewis gift cards - Answer = JACKPOT

    p.39 Win 1 of 7 Roberts Revival DAB Radios - Answer = WIRELESS

    p.59 Win 1 of 20 Wine Tasting Experience for 2 - Answer = TANNIN


    3-nights in Florence is worth £1620 and is based on 2 sharing a room at the Grand Hotel Baglioni, including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest suitable airport (excludes Gatwick), transfers, and £200 cash towards other meals and expenses. Prize also includes 'The Other Side of Florence' food tour - a 4-hour 8-stop exploration of Florentine fare (worth 75euros/person, starts at 10am Mon-Sat and must be booked in advance). Prize to be taken by end of April 2019 excluding August 2018 and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    The Wine Tasting Experience for 2 is a Buyagift voucher valid at 11 locations in England and includes lunch or afternoon tea depending on the location chosen. Voucher is valid for 10 months.



    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 10th Jul 18, 12:23 AM
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    One-Eye
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 7
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Take a Puzzle issue 7

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-7-take-a-puzzle

    p.6 Win £1000 cash - Answer = RECHARGE

    p.11 Win 1 of 20 Wine Tasting Experience for 2 - Answer = 4

    p.17 Win a mystery cash sum (10 x £55) - Answer = HEROIC

    p.23 Win 1 of 7 Roberts Revival DAB Radios - Answer = STEREO

    p.29 Win 1 of 3 Morphy Richards food steamers - Answer = FLAVOUR

    p.41 Win a 3-night break for 2 to Florence - Answer = WERE COUSINS

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

    p.53 Win 1 of 3 Oral-B Pro 2 2000 electric toothbrushes - Answer = POLISH

    p.59 Win 1 of 5 £100 John Lewis gift cards - Answer = MARK RONSON


    3-nights in Florence is worth £1620 and is based on 2 sharing a room at the Grand Hotel Baglioni, including breakfasts. It includes return flights from your nearest suitable airport (excludes Gatwick), transfers, and £200 cash towards other meals and expenses. Prize also includes 'The Other Side of Florence' food tour - a 4-hour 8-stop exploration of Florentine fare (worth 75euros/person, starts at 10am Mon-Sat and must be booked in advance). Prize to be taken by end of April 2019 excluding August 2018 and bank holiday periods, and is subject to availability.

    The Wine Tasting Experience for 2 is a Buyagift voucher valid at 11 locations in England and includes lunch or afternoon tea depending on the location chosen. Voucher is valid for 10 months.


    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 10th Jul 18, 9:42 AM
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E: 06/09 Wordsearches Collection Issue 8
    E: 06/09 Wordsearches Collection Issue 8

    Win £3000https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-08-wordsearches-collection

    Answer: FRANKFURT, NUREMBERG
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th Jul 18, 2:11 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Puzzle Mix Collection Issue 91
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Puzzle Mix Collection Issue 91

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-91-mini-puzzle-mix

    Win £750 - Answer = SEESAW

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    [COLOR="Red"]We need a new volunteer to take over from fire**fly and post this magazine regularly.
    Issue 92 is on sale 26/07 and it costs £2.20
    This magazine is not as widely available as some, and is not available on subscription.
    If you are interested please check that your shop stocks the magazine
    then if you want to volunteer either post in the thread below, or send me a PM.
    [/B]

    Thanks to Stob who has volunteered to be our new regular poster.



    Last edited by One-Eye; 20-07-2018 at 12:11 PM.
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th Jul 18, 2:12 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 91
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini Wordsearch Collection Issue 91

    https://www.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions-entry/issue-91-mini-wordsearch-collection

    Win £750 - Answer = AVIATORS

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

    We need a new volunteer to take over from fire**fly and post this magazine regularly.
    Issue 92 is on sale 26/07 and it costs £2.20
    This magazine is not as widely available as some, and is not available on subscription.
    If you are interested please check that your shop stocks the magazine
    then if you want to volunteer either post in the thread below, or send me a PM.


    Thanks to pandoraskids who has volunteered to be our new regular poster.



    Last edited by One-Eye; 14-07-2018 at 1:16 PM.
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th Jul 18, 2:19 PM
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    One-Eye
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection Issue 1
    E: 02/08 T-A-B Mini 2-in-1 Wordsearch Collection Issue 1

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

    Win £750 - Answer = AHOJ, ALOHA

    this is a wordsearch where the remaining letters give the answer - two foreign words for "hello"
    AHOJ is Czech/Slovak, ALOHA is Polynesian, especially Hawaiian

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

    [COLOR="Red"]This is a new magazine and we need a volunteer to post this magazine regularly.
    Issue 2 is on sale 26/07 and it costs £2.20
    This magazine is not as widely available as some, and is not available on subscription.
    If you are interested please check that your shop stocks the magazine
    then if you want to volunteer either post in the thread below, or send me a PM.
    [/B]

    Thanks to Stob who has volunteered to be our new regular poster.


    Last edited by One-Eye; 20-07-2018 at 12:12 PM.
    • emma1092
    • By emma1092 13th Jul 18, 4:47 PM
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    emma1092
    E: 09/8 - TAB ARROWWORDS Issue 7
    Hi

    ISSUE 7

    09/8 - PAGE 3 - WIN £3,000 - SHADES


    Good Luck everyone
    Good Luck to Everyone Thanks to all posters
    • emma1092
    • By emma1092 13th Jul 18, 4:52 PM
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    emma1092
    E: 09/8 - TAB Codebreakers Issue 7
    Hi,

    ISSUE 7


    09/8 - PAGE 7 – WIN £3,000 – ALMOND


    Good Luck everyone
    Good Luck to Everyone Thanks to all posters
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