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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
    18/04 29/03 Arrowwords 4 ending 26/04 & 17/05 LINK
    18/04 05/04 Codebreakers 4 ending 10/05 & 17/05 LINK
    22/04 22/03 Codebreakers Collection 4 ending 17/05 LINK
    --/-- 12/04 Codebreakers Collection 5 ending 14/06 pending
    23/03 22/03 Criss Cross Collection 4 ending 17/05 LINK
    20/04 12/04 Criss Cross Collection 5 ending 14/06 LINK
    27/03 22/03 Crosswords Collection 4 ending 17/05 LINK
    --/-- 12/04 Crosswords Collection 5 ending 14/06 pending
    21/04 06/04 Eclipse 2-in-1 Wordsearch 37 ending 11/05 LINK
    16/04 06/04 Eclipse Best Value Wordsearch 37 ending 11/05 LINK
    16/04 06/04 Eclipse Hide 'n' Seek Wordsearch 37 ending 11/05 LINK
    21/04 12/04 Hide 'n' Seek 4 ending 17/05 LINK
    22/04 05/04 Mini Arrowwords Collection 76 ending 10/05 LINK
    09/04 05/04 Mini Arrow Word Search Mix 25 ending 10/05 LINK
    --/-- 05/04 Mini Codebreakers Collection 88 ending 10/05 pending
    22/04 05/04 Mini Crosswords Collection 88 ending 10/05 LINK
    05/04 05/04 Mini Puzzle Mix Collection 88 ending 10/05 LINK
    14/04 05/04 Mini Sudoku Collection 88 ending 10/05 LINK
    16/04 05/04 Mini Wordsearch Lite 88 ending 10/05 LINK
    05/04 05/04 Mini Wordsearch Collection 88 ending 10/05 LINK
    21/04 29/03 Picture Arrowwords 4 ending 03/05 & 17/05 LINK
    23/03 23/03 Puzzle Collection 77 (Spring) ending 17/05 LINK
    18/04 12/04 Puzzle Selection 4 ending 17/05 LINK
    31/03 29/03 Su-doku 4 ending 03/05 LINK
    11/04 05/04 Take a Crossword 4 ending 10/05 LINK
    12/04 05/04 Take a Puzzle 4 ending 10/05 LINK
    16/04 03/04 TV Choice Puzzle Pick 13 ending 08/05 LINK
    --/-- 05/04 Wordsearch 4 ending 17/05 pending
    01/04 22/03 Wordsearches Collection 4 ending 17/05 LINK
    --/-- 12/04 Wordsearches Collection 5 ending 14/06 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; 22-04-2018 at 12:30 PM.
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    • emma1092
    • By emma1092 16th Jun 17, 3:30 PM
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    emma1092
    E: 13/07 - TAB Puzzle Selection issue 6
    Hi,

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/TPS1706

    13/07 - PAGE 12 WIN 3,000 SPEAKERS OF GERMAN

    13/07 - PAGE 37 WIN A MINI COOLER AND CASE OF BEER (3 Available) MASH

    **Please take care with order of answers as not in page order at the moment

    Good Luck Everyone
    Good Luck to Everyone Thanks to all posters
    • mjm3346
    • By mjm3346 16th Jun 17, 4:19 PM
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    mjm3346
    Request sent to have this moved back to "live" again
    • lhl24
    • By lhl24 16th Jun 17, 5:36 PM
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    lhl24
    E: 11/07 We !!!9829; Mixed Puzzles Issue 19
    NOW OPEN

    E: 11/07 We !!!9829; Mixed Puzzles Issue 19

    Win an overnight break for two at Heythrop Park Spa Hotel in the Oxfordshire Countryside.
    Staying in a lavish state room you will enjoy comfortable accommodation with views over the estate. With breakfast and dinner. Includes room for two and 100 for travel/expenses.

    ANSWER: ELEGANCE

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/PMX1719
    Last edited by lhl24; 27-06-2017 at 12:21 PM.
    2017 Prizes - 713, 2016 Prizes - 2836, 2015 Prizes - 3598, 2014 Prizes - 3671
    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 16th Jun 17, 7:17 PM
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    One-Eye
    Direct Link for TAB Codebreakers issue 6 (post #1861)

    Codebreakers 6
    • compingtinkertink2010
    • By compingtinkertink2010 19th Jun 17, 7:49 PM
    • 296 Posts
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    compingtinkertink2010
    E: 10/08 Wordsearches Collection Issue 7
    E: 10/08 Wordsearches Collection Issue 7

    WIN 3000

    Answer - LAWRENCE HENDRA

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/WOC1707
    • Marylu-Angel
    • By Marylu-Angel 20th Jun 17, 11:36 AM
    • 2 Posts
    • 391 Thanks
    Marylu-Angel
    Can't log in to comp mags
    Hi there,
    Just tried to enter E: 10/08 Wordsearches Collection Issue 7 from the mailing today and the website has changed its format, Impossible to sign in.

    Kind regards,

    Marilyn
    • womble_lancs
    • By womble_lancs 20th Jun 17, 12:53 PM
    • 236 Posts
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    womble_lancs
    It's just let me in with no problem. Try again now?
    2013 win: 1 x DVD | 2014 wins: retro sweets hamper; T-Rex box set; theatre tickets; children's book; 50 shopping voucher; 1 x DVD; 3 months supply of dog food; Sherlock DVD | 2015 win: Samsung Chromebook | 2016 wins: 50 iTunes vouchers; 200 cash |
    2017 win: 100 cash | Microplane zester & grater
    • sofieellis
    • By sofieellis 21st Jun 17, 9:29 AM
    • 528 Posts
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    sofieellis
    E: 13/07 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 6

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1706

    Win 3000 - answer: ELTON JOHN
    Originally posted by avvie
    Thanks, I'm getting Sorry, this competition is closed.I wonder if it's been closed early, or if this is just a glitch, due to their (awful) new site?
    • diesel06
    • By diesel06 21st Jun 17, 5:31 PM
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    diesel06
    E: 27/06 TAB Wordsearch Issue 6
    E: 27/06 TAB Wordsearch Issue 6

    Win 3000

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/WOR1706

    Answer PIAZZA SAN MARCO

    Good luck everyone
    • emmamed
    • By emmamed 22nd Jun 17, 2:02 PM
    • 728 Posts
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    emmamed
    Hi,

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/C!!!706

    13/07 - PAGE 7 WIN 3,000 BRANCH

    06/07 - PAGE 25 WIN A PURE EVOKE H4 DIGITAL RADIO (3 AVAILABLE) - WEIGHT

    ** Sorry Cant get the direct link to work it keeps changing the C!!! to exclamations - not sure what it has against the letters o b and the number 1

    Good Luck everyone
    Originally posted by emma1092


    does anyone have the correct link? I am not sure which it should be as theres codebreakers collections and codebreakers mini
    • fire**fly
    • By fire**fly 22nd Jun 17, 2:12 PM
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    fire**fly
    does anyone have the correct link? I am not sure which it should be as theres codebreakers collections and codebreakers mini
    Originally posted by emmamed

    One-Eye posted here..

    Direct Link for TAB Codebreakers issue 6 (post #1861)

    Codebreakers 6
    Originally posted by One-Eye
    ''Be happy for this moment.
    This moment is your life''
    Omar Khayyam.









    • cinders59
    • By cinders59 22nd Jun 17, 8:40 PM
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    cinders59
    E: 13/07 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 6

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1706

    Win 3000 - answer: ELTON JOHN
    Originally posted by avvie
    I am getting this competition is closed yet we are still in June?
    Thanks to all who post comps
    ITV winners membersclub#2
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 23rd Jun 17, 2:39 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 13/07 & 29/06 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 6
    E: 13/07 & 29/06 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 6

    competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/PAR1706

    E: 13/07 Win 3000: CARDLE

    E: 29/06 Win a two night tepee break: DRAGON

    Good luck!

    Tepee Break: based on 2 people sharing a tepee ad incl 250 toward travel, food and any other expenses. Take any time until the end of October 2017, subj. to availability.
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 23rd Jun 17, 2:41 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    E: 13/07 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 6
    E: 13/07 T-A-B CODEBREAKERS COLLECTION Issue 6

    competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CBC1706

    Win 3000: PARCEL

    Good luck!
    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • guido342
    • By guido342 23rd Jun 17, 3:58 PM
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    guido342
    This seems to be the one - right dates and prizes.
    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/C!!!706

    Be Lucky!
    Discount vouchers are not a prize but a marketing tool. IMHO.
    • Misslayed
    • By Misslayed 23rd Jun 17, 5:37 PM
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    Misslayed
    E: 13/07 & 29/06 T-A-B PICTURE ARROWWORDS Issue 6

    competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/PAR1706

    E: 13/07 Win 3000: CARDLE

    E: 29/06 Win a two night tepee break: DRAGON

    Good luck!

    Tepee Break: based on 2 people sharing a tepee ad incl 250 toward travel, food and any other expenses. Take any time until the end of October 2017, subj. to availability.
    Originally posted by Biker*Chick
    Thanks BikerChick, I'm just checking it is Cardle and not a typo for Cradle? My iPad auto corrected, which made me wonder?
    Hi. Martin has asked me to tell you I'm a (novice) Board Guide on the Competitions, Site Feedback and Campaigns boards. I volunteer to help get your forum questions answered and keep the forum running smoothly. Board guides are not moderators and don't read every post. If you spot an abusive or illegal post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with abuse). Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.com.
    • Biker*Chick
    • By Biker*Chick 23rd Jun 17, 5:43 PM
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    Biker*Chick
    Thanks BikerChick, I'm just checking it is Cardle and not a typo for Cradle? My iPad auto corrected, which made me wonder?
    Originally posted by Misslayed
    np Misslayed - yes, CARDLE (as in Matt Cardle)

    and in case you need a visual image...

    Contessa Biker*Chick of the Alphabetty thread

    =^._.^=
    • bella165
    • By bella165 25th Jun 17, 4:54 PM
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    bella165
    E: 07/07 Win 500 cash Eclipse best value Wordsearch issue 26
    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/EBV1726 Answer is PELICAN

    GOOD LUCK ALL
    Replies to posts are always welcome, if they are done in the correct manner. If I have made a mistake in the post, I am human, tell me nicely and it will be corrected. If your reply cannot be nice, has an underlying issue, or you believe that you are God, please post in another forum. Thank you
    • bella165
    • By bella165 25th Jun 17, 4:57 PM
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    bella165
    E: 07/07 Win 500 cash Eclipse Hide n seek Wordsearch issue 26
    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/EHS1726


    Answer MCILROY

    Good luck see you next month
    Replies to posts are always welcome, if they are done in the correct manner. If I have made a mistake in the post, I am human, tell me nicely and it will be corrected. If your reply cannot be nice, has an underlying issue, or you believe that you are God, please post in another forum. Thank you
    • carriejj
    • By carriejj 25th Jun 17, 7:06 PM
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    carriejj
    E: 13/07 T-A-B Criss Cross Collection Issue 6

    https://competitions.puzzlemagazines.co.uk/competitions/CRC1706

    Win 3000 - answer: ELTON JOHN
    Originally posted by avvie
    Thank you very much for posting this avvie. Do I need to go to Specsavers or is this no longer on the site? I emailed Bauer via the contact email address given for their puzzles magazine several days ago but as yet I haven't received a reply. They must have taken this down or it may have got lost when they changed the site over. The moral of the tale is - enter asap. I will keep pressing for this to be reinstated on the site.
    Last edited by carriejj; 25-06-2017 at 7:23 PM.
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