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    • redfox
    • By redfox 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
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    redfox
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2
    • #1
    • 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2 6th Nov 17 at 3:30 PM
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    Welcome to a new long lasting Elite 11+ glitch and chat thread.

    It's a great group and community so enjoy!

    All the relevant information can be found in post number 2.
    Last edited by MSE Andrea; Yesterday at 11:48 AM.
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    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Feb 18, 11:07 AM
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    tweets
    Hey, long time no speak. Thought I would poke my head in and say hi.
    Frankie & Bennies have unlimited pancakes today!!!
    Originally posted by jamsponge
    jamsponge

    Welcome home
    Lost 3st-3lb
    • fuzzgun19
    • By fuzzgun19 13th Feb 18, 11:20 AM
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    fuzzgun19
    When the coupons have run out. It was on last week and it said xxxx coupons, then come back this week.

    It started yesterday and there are 2,500 coupons, so I wouldn't hang about

    .
    Originally posted by izzeyb
    Just tried, it said none left try next week
    I Hate Jobsworths!!!
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 13th Feb 18, 11:21 AM
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    Tinyshoes
    When the coupons have run out. It was on last week and it said xxxx coupons, then come back this week.

    It started yesterday and there are 2,500 coupons, so I wouldn't hang about

    .
    Originally posted by izzeyb
    All gone now

    I just tried for one...

    Says to come back next week, but I did get email about 10.30 saying it's 1000 a day? Assuming same promotion.
    Birds flying high, You know how I feel, Sun in the sky, You know how I feel,
    Reeds driftin' on by, You know how I feel

    It's a new dawn, It's a new day, It's a new life, For me, And I'm feeling good...
    • ellen vannin
    • By ellen vannin 13th Feb 18, 11:28 AM
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    ellen vannin
    Help please

    If I order from M&S and tell DS to pick order up in store would he need proof or would order number do please ?
    Originally posted by tweets
    From past experience in our local branch they only ask for name and postcode for order pick up.
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 13th Feb 18, 11:30 AM
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    Tinyshoes
    Help please

    If I order from M&S and tell DS to pick order up in store would he need proof or would order number do please ?
    Originally posted by tweets
    DD picks up for me she just says my name and they just ask to confirm the address same as they do for me. I do forward her the emails just in case with the order no. but she has never been asked.
    Birds flying high, You know how I feel, Sun in the sky, You know how I feel,
    Reeds driftin' on by, You know how I feel

    It's a new dawn, It's a new day, It's a new life, For me, And I'm feeling good...
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 13th Feb 18, 11:34 AM
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    Tinyshoes
    Just in case anyone is short on poo. Worth looking out in other stores...

    https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/asda-shampoo-clearance-from-50p-instore-blackpool-wellbeck-2893610
    Birds flying high, You know how I feel, Sun in the sky, You know how I feel,
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    It's a new dawn, It's a new day, It's a new life, For me, And I'm feeling good...
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 13th Feb 18, 11:36 AM
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    Tinyshoes
    Box of 6 Prosecco scanning 25 in some stores

    https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/prosecco-6-bottles-25-asda-instore-2893361
    Birds flying high, You know how I feel, Sun in the sky, You know how I feel,
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    It's a new dawn, It's a new day, It's a new life, For me, And I'm feeling good...
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 13th Feb 18, 11:38 AM
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    Tinyshoes
    I know not everyone likes them now the recipe has changed but this is a good price...

    https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/cadbury-creme-egg-caramel-egg-5-x-40g-pack-2-for-2-20p-an-egg-tesco-from-1402-2893578
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    • Picasso7
    • By Picasso7 13th Feb 18, 11:47 AM
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    Picasso7
    I know I am late to the party, but if the Dr O pizzas are 2.50 in T and 1.50 in A, does that mean we are paid 1 to take them away please? (As long as we have 10 or more grocery items in the shop, of course.)
    Originally posted by Picasso7
    sorry to bump this up, but is that right please?
    • altojack
    • By altojack 13th Feb 18, 11:56 AM
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    altojack
    Good morning Elite

    Blustery and grey here this morning. Nothing much going on here at home apart from me resting my screaming joints after yesterdays high jinx at the gym the excercises are chosen to suit folk with copd so were not exactly using heavy weights and punch bags but as per , Ive shown off what I can do instead of taking it slowly

    By tomorrow the heat will have eased off and Ill be mobile (of sorts) again

    Ive sorted out more sample sachets for my clearout, still going strong. Ive got 2 Manuka Honey packs with three items in each. Ill use one packs tomorrow I think.

    Hope everyone well and warm.

    Hugs to the poorly Elite and special thoughts to those low in spirit. Youre in my thoughts daily xx
    There's no place like home

    Clearing Stash of Freebies and Samples of beauty products
    1st Feb 2017/18 Out 255 In 67
    1st Feb 2018/19 Out 16 In 3
    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Feb 18, 11:57 AM
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    tweets
    From past experience in our local branch they only ask for name and postcode for order pick up.
    Originally posted by ellen vannin
    Thank you

    DD picks up for me she just says my name and they just ask to confirm the address same as they do for me. I do forward her the emails just in case with the order no. but she has never been asked.
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    Thank you

    Looking at reviews of ladies socks they don't seem very good socks but free is
    Lost 3st-3lb
    • Jeremiah T Stone
    • By Jeremiah T Stone 13th Feb 18, 11:59 AM
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    Jeremiah T Stone
    Good morning lovely peoples

    Hope everyone has their favourite toppings and more on their pancakes today.

    Sadly none for me as I!!!8217;m home alone



    I know not everyone likes them now the recipe has changed but this is a good price...

    https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/cadbury-creme-egg-caramel-egg-5-x-40g-pack-2-for-2-20p-an-egg-tesco-from-1402-2893578
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    I cannot look at one since I won the Cadbury Creme Egg Eating Contest at a rugby club, many moons ago
    Last edited by Jeremiah T Stone; 13-02-2018 at 2:31 PM. Reason: It was a rugby club not a curry club
    On my Cancer journey, I've learned that taking a step backward after taking a step forward is not a disaster; it's more like a cha-cha
    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Feb 18, 12:03 PM
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    tweets
    sorry to bump this up, but is that right please?
    Originally posted by Picasso7
    Sorry I don't know that's why I didn't answer you before
    Lost 3st-3lb
    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 13th Feb 18, 12:13 PM
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    Enterprise 1701C
    sorry to bump this up, but is that right please?
    Originally posted by Picasso7
    Should be, so long as you buy a minimum of 10 different items.

    Could kick myself, bought mine in Sains as OH was going there and couldn't be bothered to walk to T, guess where I'll be going next time!
    What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 13th Feb 18, 12:24 PM
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    mhoc
    Good Morning

    Rain and wind here , been out with our Poppy and most of snow washed away

    I have a 10 birthday treat from M&S free womens socks or tights up to the value of 10 use online or instore

    I will have to log in not sure if my card is stored online or not.
    I have never used it for a purchase yet

    If not will have to find the card.
    Originally posted by tweets
    A suggestion - I got this twin pack of 120 denier - slightly under 10 - the reviews are not brilliant but I've found them a god send over the winter - I wear them under leggings for a double layer - I got mine when their was a 20% off weekend on

    http://www.marksandspencer.com/120-denier-body-sensor-opaque-tights-2-pair-pack/p/p22438197?OmnitureRedirect=T602262+
    Create all the happiness you are able to create; remove all the misery you are able to remove. Every day will allow you, --will invite you to add something to the pleasure of others, --or to diminish something of their pains.
    • nettiebobs
    • By nettiebobs 13th Feb 18, 12:40 PM
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    nettiebobs
    Think I!!!8217;m getting the Yeo bio light idea now

    2.50 in T x 6

    Use 6 x 1 coupons out of mag....SA willing

    Compares to S at 1.25

    Cost 1.50 for 6 packs plus fillers of course

    6 back on Quidco

    Looks like only strawberry and peach compare.

    Last day on Quidco tomorrow

    Thanks midwinter for the heads up

    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Blueberry worked for me this morning, didn't think they would myself and all coupons accepted. Great, thanks to opp who posted. More yogs for Mother.
    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Feb 18, 12:46 PM
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    tweets
    A suggestion - I got this twin pack of 120 denier - slightly under 10 - the reviews are not brilliant but I've found them a god send over the winter - I wear them under leggings for a double layer - I got mine when their was a 20% off weekend on

    http://www.marksandspencer.com/120-denier-body-sensor-opaque-tights-2-pair-pack/p/p22438197?OmnitureRedirect=T602262+
    Originally posted by mhoc
    Thank you mhoc but I cant wear tights got long legs and last time I tried was fed up the knicker part being around my thighs

    Just looked out window and its snowing
    Lost 3st-3lb
  • E.ON Company Representative: Malc
    E.ON Billing

    son had phone call apparently its been said his case is not applicable for the back billing rule, so he has to pay...therefore hes complained and taken it to the next level.
    further correspondence will be via email as hes on holiday soon
    Originally posted by HILLBERN
    Hello HILLBERN and thanks for coming back to me.

    This sounds like a District Heating scheme. They're also known as Community Energy (Heat) schemes. It's where heating and hot water comes from a district heating system supplied by an Energy Centre close to where your son lives. We've a number of these schemes around the country and Affinity Sutton is one of the organisations we work with. Are they sending bills to your son or do we charge him directly?

    Due to the particular nature of this type of heating arrangement, they're separate from the conventional electricity and gas side of the business. They're dealt with exclusively by our Heat Team and I suspect it was an advisor from this area who tried to phone your son last night. This team aims to provide end to end services for customers with these set ups. They're a self-contained team with their own accounting structure, complaints procedure and website.

    There are two parts to Heat bills. One part covers the amount of heat used and the second is a service charge. The Energy Service Charge is a fixed annual charge to cover the operation, maintenance and replacement costs of the district heating network including the energy centre and all technology used to supply heat. It's our responsibility to carry out all routine maintenance, repair and replacement of any part of the network and/or the technology that provides heat to your son's home.

    If they haven't contacted him yet, I'd suggest your son talks to our Heat team. Contact details are on our website and, if we're charging him directly, on our bills. I'll be happy to put him in touch with this team, too, if he contacts me using the email address in my Profile.

    Hope this helps HILLBERN and sorry if I'm barking up the wrong tree.

    Malc
    Originally posted by E.ON Company Representative: Malc
    Hello HILLBERN and thanks for the update.

    Were you able to confirm with your son if he has the sort of heating system I talked about last week? I ask because, if he has, this part of the business (Heat) is looked after separately from our conventional electricity and gas supplies. They have their own complaints process as well as an individual website. More specific details, including how to contact their complaints team, are on this website (heateonenergy). It'll save your son some time if he goes directly down this path.

    Sorry if I'm assuming wrongly HILLBERN. Let me know if I am and I'll try again.

    Malc
    Official Company Representative
    I am an official company representative of E.ON. MSE has given permission for me to post in response to queries about the company, so that I can help solve issues. You can see my name on the companies with permission to post list. I am not allowed to tout for business at all. If you believe I am please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com This does NOT imply any form of approval of my company or its products by MSE"
  • E.ON Company Representative: Malc
    E.ON Rep - Malc

    Thank you Malc for the and a good evening

    Poppy will definitely share her biscuits there is enough to go around the office

    Hope you enjoy your time off. I am off for a week
    Originally posted by tweets
    Thanks tweets. Please thank Poppy too for sharing her biscuits

    Have a great week off.

    Malc
    Last edited by E.ON Company Representative: Malc; 13-02-2018 at 3:24 PM. Reason: Grammar
    Official Company Representative
    I am an official company representative of E.ON. MSE has given permission for me to post in response to queries about the company, so that I can help solve issues. You can see my name on the companies with permission to post list. I am not allowed to tout for business at all. If you believe I am please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com This does NOT imply any form of approval of my company or its products by MSE"
    • izzeyb
    • By izzeyb 13th Feb 18, 1:40 PM
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    izzeyb
    Just found a couple more of the Coconut Toblerones in a Tesco Extra, for 75p (the ones reported on HotUKDeals back mid Jan) so surprised to still find some.

    Found them on top stock shelf in the Big Brands aisle.

    These are the large ones, 360g.

    BC ends 763570, BBE 8/9/2018

    .
    Last edited by izzeyb; 13-02-2018 at 2:36 PM.
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