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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…]

Infographic: HOW TO MAKE A GIFT BOW from a crossword magazine…

Add a personal touch to your Christmas pressies this year. In just 15 minutes you can make a funky gift bow from your very own Lovatts Puzzle magazine - like the one pictured here...

Lovatts puzzle magazine giveaway – Town Hall, Sydney

Pictured: Lovatts staffers, Dom Lovatt and Lisa Monro, with delighted puzzlers
‘Life’s a Puzzle’ Promo
– – – ORIGINAL ARTICLE – – -Sydney Puzzle Addicts – get along to Town Hall station this afternoon from 4pm (Tuesday the 4 December 2012 ) to pick up your FREE copy of one of four popular puzzle magazines. [more…]

‘We Love Mums’ promo – WINNERS ANNOUNCED

COMPETITION CLOSED – WINNERS ANNOUNCED…Congratulations to the winners of the 2012 YouPlay & Lovatts Mother’s Day promotion. If your name appears among our list of winners (click here), email your full name and postal address to Jessica Grundy, so we can arrange delivery of your prize. Congratulations to all and happy Mother’s Day!

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Newsagents in Focus – Philip & Leoni Jenner

Philip & Leoni Jenner purchased Port Mall Newsagency in Port Adelaide over 15 years ago. In that time they have transformed the business into a modern newsagency with a diverse product range. Their children, Simon, Kate, Ashley and Cindy,as well as daughter-in-law Lucy have all worked in the business around their school and university [more…]