Gibsons Offer Free Jigsaws In Celebration of National Puzzle Day

13th January 2019

On Tuesday 29th January 2019 the nation will be celebrating National Puzzle Day. Whether it’s a crossword, jigsaw, word search, brain teaser or sudoku, puzzles put our minds to work and improve our concentration. So why not have a digital detox by completing a jigsaw puzzle with a friend and embrace this mind-boggling pastime with the hashtag #NationalPuzzleDay.

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To celebrate National Puzzle Day, Gibsons, the independent, family-owned British jigsaw puzzle and games company, are giving away a free jigsaw when £20 is spent at Jigsaw Puzzles Direct, the online jigsaw puzzle retailer.

Gibsons had a mammoth year in 2018 and were the number 1 performing adult puzzles manufacturer every month based on velocity sales (rate of sale), including Nov 2018. Moreover, their 1000 piece jigsaw puzzles are also the thickest puzzle pieces available in the UK market, which means that their high quality materials are unrivalled by all other jigsaw brands. Gibsons jigsaws are also made from 100% recycled board and their images are carefully selected and digitally enhanced to ensure every jigsaw provides a unique and enjoyable puzzling experience.

Kate Gibson, MD of Gibsons states, “We welcome National Jigsaw Puzzle Day, reminding everyone that jigsaw puzzles should be celebrated! It’s fantastic that a whole day is dedicated to the relaxing pastime that keeps our minds young and expands our creativity. We’d love to see more people realise the benefits of puzzling, which is why we are giving away a free puzzle with every £20 order placed with Jigsaw Puzzles Direct. They are a great company with excellent customer service, so we urge all to take a punt on a jigsaw and get puzzling!”

To mark National Puzzle Day, Gibsons are requesting that jigsaw puzzle fans send in a photograph of the jigsaw they are currently piecing together. The company will then combine all of the entries to create a huge #NationalPuzzleDay montage that will be shared online.

Jigsaw fans can upload their photo to the Gibsons Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using #NationalPuzzleDay or email your photos to

  • The National Puzzle Day offer will run from Saturday 26th January – Tuesday 29th January 2019.

  • The offer is only available from Jigsaw Puzzles Direct, the online puzzle retailer (

  • To redeem your free copy of Made By Grandpa 1000 piece puzzle, you MUST spend £20 on Gibsons jigsaws and enter the code ‘GIBSONS19’ at the checkout.

  • If you do not enter your code, you will not get the puzzle.

  • For further questions, please contact Jigsaw Puzzles Direct on 01287 659 036.

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