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    • Vebram
    • By Vebram 2nd Oct 17, 5:22 PM
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    Oxfam - M&S 5 voucher
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    Oxfam - M&S 5 voucher 2nd Oct 17 at 5:22 PM
    Oxfam Mold refused to take a M&S linen skirt today and exchange it for the M&S voucher. They said it wouldn't sell in their shop! It was a plus size linen skirt in beige and a wardrobe staple.
    I googled but could not find any T&C describing that they can do this?
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    • Lisbon
    • By Lisbon 2nd Oct 17, 7:49 PM
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    They know what will and won't sell. It's a charity shop - try another branch when you are next visiting friends or whatever.
    • Pun
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    Sounds as if they were politely telling you the condition didn't comply with the final bit of this part of the T&Cs:

    This offer does include donations of M&S bras, but does not include donations of swimwear, underwear, socks or damaged or soiled items.
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    • 3rd Oct 17, 9:09 AM
    Can someone tell me how this works please? I have some clothes from M&S which I was going to take to Oxfam. Is there a time and amount limit?
    Thank you.
    • Pun
    • By Pun 3rd Oct 17, 9:51 AM
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    Terms and conditions for Shwopping in Oxfam shops
    You'll be given a 5 voucher when you make a donation to an Oxfam Shop and the donation contains at least one item of M&S-labelled clothing (including shoes, handbags, belts, hats and scarves) or M&S-labelled soft furnishings (bed linen, towels, cushions, curtains, throws, aprons, tablecloths and napkins). This offer does not include donations of the following M&S clothing: swimwear, underwear, socks, or damaged or soiled items. Only one voucher will be issued per visit.

    Vouchers are subject to M&S's terms and conditions which are detailed below.

    The voucher entitles you to 5 off when you spend 35 or more on clothing, home and beauty products in participating M&S stores, excluding sales and clearance items.
    In the Republic of Ireland the voucher entitles you to 7 off when you spend 50 or more on clothing, home and beauty products and is valid in participating Marks & Spencer stores in the Republic of Ireland, excluding sales and clearance items.
    Only one voucher can be used for each transaction of 35 (50) or more.
    The voucher is redeemable only during the calendar month stated on the voucher.
    The voucher is not redeemable against sales and clearance items, Gift Cards and vouchers, Schoolwear, M&S tailoring services, Made to Measure shirts, Personalised Cards, M&S Energy and M&S Money products and services.
    The voucher is valid in selected Marks and Spencer stores in the UK and Channel Islands (excluding M&S Stores located in airports, railway stations, motorway services, hospitals and at BP Connect as well as M&S cafe, M&S Food to Go takeaway counters, Delis, Kitchens and Restaurants).
    The voucher cannot be used in conjunction with any other M&S discount voucher or code.
    Discount will be applied after any other applicable M&S promotions.
    Valid in store on presentation of the original voucher at the till at the time of purchase (voucher must be handed in on redemption).
    Spend 35, save 5 offer can only be redeemed once in store by the same account holder within the period of validity (even if you have more than one voucher code).
    The voucher can only be used once in a single transaction in store.
    One voucher only per transaction.
    Voucher is strictly non-transferable and cannot be sold or exchanged for cash.
    Placing this voucher for sale/auction on any website is strictly prohibited and renders the voucher void.
    Cannot be used to pay Credit Card or Chargecard balances.
    Refunds will take into account this discount and no credit will be given for the value of the voucher.
    Marks & Spencer reserves the right to reject the voucher/code with reasonable cause.
    M&S cannot accept responsibility for lost, stolen or damaged vouchers.
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