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Handy Fill-Ins is having a makeover…

After considering feedback from our puzzlers, our Handy Fill-Ins magazine is being transformed.

You’ll still find all your familiar Fill-in favourites but the new look Handy Puzzles (with Fill-Ins) will also feature Brainteasers, Crosswords, Wordsearches, Arrowords, Skeletons, Acrostics, Number Logic puzzles and more.

And for those puzzlers who love the challenge of [more…]

Colossus 154 Competition Solutions

Enigma Crossword Competition Winner for September 2014

Winner of the September Enigma online crossword competition is Kathy Tennant. Congratulations Kathy – you’ve won a prize cheque to the value of $100!

To join our long list of Enigma winners, tackle today’s puzzle:

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…]

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…]

$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...

Fool Me Once – Don’t Get Fooled This April

Were you taken in by any April Fool’s Day pranks today?

There were certainly a few being dished out around our office this morning, which got us thinking about the origins of this most mischievous of days.

According to most sources, the modern embodiment of April Fool’s Day derives from an ancient Tongan religious festival [more…]

Did you get a Handy on Valentine’s Day?

Lovatts give commuters a welcome relief

Central Coast rail commuters were feeling the love on Valentine’s Day when Lovatts Media Group gave away over 500 Handy puzzle magazines and pencils to train passengers as they embarked on their daily commute from Gosford to Sydney.

A Lovatts cupid braved the early morning chill to bring a few [more…]


Same puzzles – new name!

Handy Killer Addoku has been renamed Handy Killer Sudoku commencing with Issue 38, on sale March 4. Killer Sudoku is what this clever puzzle is most commonly called. The Lovatts name, Addoku, was confusing for Killer Sudoku fans, who didn’t recognise this as the same puzzle they love to do. [more…]