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Hello – BIG November 2014

“If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.” – Mark Twain.
Calling a woman a dog implies she’s ugly. Calling a man the same thing implies that he’s uncouth or of low morals, although it could also [more…]

Holiday Crossword Collection – Change in Frequency

Due to popular demand, from October 1, 2014 we have increased the frequency of Lovatts HOLIDAY Crossword COLLECTION to a bi-monthly title (previously issued quarterly).

Take out a six month, one year or two year subscription and you’ll now receive a puzzle-packed issue every two months!

Upcoming on-sale dates:
~ Issue 91 – 13 [more…]

Hello – BIG October 2014

“I want everyone to wear what they want and mix it in their own way. That, to me, is what is modern.” – Karl Lagerfeld
Many famous people are still remembered, not for their wise words or brave deeds, as they would like to be, but for the clothes they wore.

Giuseppe Garibaldi, the Italian revolutionary, [more…]

Hello – BIG September 2014

Synonym: “A word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language” – Oxford Dictionary

When is a synonym not a synonym? And does the synonym have a synonym of its own? Writing crossword clues for a living, we get to know quite a lot about [more…]

Hello – BIG August 2014

You know, somebody actually complimented me on my driving today. They left a little note on the windscreen, it said, ‘Parking Fine’. -Tommy Cooper
In the early 20th century when the automobile first came into prominence, the Sunday Drive became a popular family outing, often after church, with no motivation other than driving for pleasure [more…]

Cure Our Kids ‘Thank You’ Letter to Lovatts

Dear Lovatts Team

Thank you so much for all the crossword books that you arranged to have dropped off to our office. We really appreciate your quick response and were very excited to receive them. We put a thank you up on Facebook and I just wanted to make sure you didn’t miss it. [more…]

Hello – BIG July 2014

The words desert and dessert look similar, but they are very different in meaning.

Now and again, one of our crossword clues seems to hit a nerve with our puzzlers and we get a sack of mail (or a deluge of emails) claiming that a gremlin has been found. Sometimes we have made an error [more…]

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$23,000 Dream Holiday Winner!

Congratulations to Peter Francis from Queensland, winner of our recent $23,000 WIN A DREAM HOLIDAY promotion. Peter is pictured above with his delighted wife Elva at his ‘lucky local’ newsagency in Sandstone Point. The excited couple will soon be jetting to Europe courtesy of Lovatts and Trafalgar Travel...