Terms and Conditions

The Times Crossword Club Terms and Conditions

All subscriptions to The Times Crossword Club ("TCC") are subject to the following terms and conditions:

  1. Subscriptions to the TCC provide access to The Times Crossword Club at www.crosswordclub.co.uk ("TCC Site") only. Unless otherwise notified, separate subscription arrangements are required for access or subscription to The Times, The Sunday Times or The Times+ websites.
  2. The TCC is operated by Times Newspapers Limited ("TNL"). All subscriptions to the TCC are also subject to the terms and conditions of the The Times Site
  3. Subscriptions may be purchased for a month or a year. All fees are non-refundable. The subscription period runs from the date that the payment is accepted by TNL. You may cancel within 7 days of subscribing and if you have not accessed the TCC Site during this time you will be entitled to a full refund.
  4. Your annual subscription will automatically renew every year, unless cancelled by you contacting Customer Services. You must notify Customer Services that you wish to cancel no less than 6 working days prior to the renewal date or else you will be charged for the following year's service. We will bill all charges automatically to your credit card or debit card. Monthly subscriptions do not automatically renew, and will end one month from the date payment is accepted.
  5. While their subscription is current, a subscriber to the TCC is entitled to:
    • Interactive and printable versions of cryptic and concise puzzles
    • Listener, Mephisto and TLS puzzles
    • A searchable archive dating back to 2000
    • Leaderboards to see how your peformance compares to others' on the site
    • Personal performance tracking
    • Monthly clue-setting competition
    • Exclusive prize crosswords
    • Online entry for interactive prize puzzles
    • Members' discussion forum
  6. TNL will notify registered users 4 weeks prior to any price increase of the service. Minimum age 18.