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    • redfox
    • By redfox 16th Jun 16, 8:27 PM
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    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread
    • #1
    • 16th Jun 16, 8:27 PM
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread 16th Jun 16 at 8:27 PM
    Welcome to a new long lasting Elite 11+ glitch and chat thread.

    Please see post number 2 for all the relevant information on the thread. Savvybuyer's excellent lists are in the subsequent posts.

    It's a great group and community so enjoy!
    Last edited by redfox; 16-06-2016 at 9:38 PM.
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    • tweets
    • By tweets 11th Mar 17, 8:32 AM
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    Good Morning
    Lost 3st-4lb
    • tweets
    • By tweets 11th Mar 17, 8:50 AM
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    Marmite good luck today

    Lost 3st-4lb
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 11th Mar 17, 8:54 AM
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    How rude. I would help, think of all the yummy mummys that need the DM touch
    Originally posted by davemorton
    My apologies....you will get the first invitation

    We were talking about going back to Bruge this year and I did a random search on DFDS for August.

    HOW MUCH?

    It's quite a few years since we were there but honestly the prices are eye watering.

    Is there anywhere to find discounts?

    Please and thank you
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 11th Mar 17, 8:56 AM
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    3356

    Morning folks

    Still catching up on yesterday's goings on but a bit pushed for time this morning so it might take a while

    I need the Elite help please. I need to find the cheapest way for some friends to come to bristol from stockport by train on 24th or 25th March and return on 26th March. So far it's looking at about £150

    I'll say thank you now but will be checking back in later

    Edit - I found megabus return from Manchester for around £15 return so have passed the info on
    Last edited by Dizzy Ditzy; 11-03-2017 at 9:17 AM.
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    I used to be a queen, now I'm just me...
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 11th Mar 17, 8:59 AM
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    Morning.
    Dd stayed over last night her bf went night fishing, it made a nice change leaving my phone downsrairs still no baby though
    Originally posted by diluvsdiscounts
    I'm assuming you've tried all the usual things

    A hot curry
    Cleaning the windows
    A brisk walk



    I did all the above and both mine started wriggling their way out into the big wide world during the night. Which is very inconsiderate as you need every bit of sleep you can get before the event.

    Bet it was lovely to have her home Di
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 11th Mar 17, 9:00 AM
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    I always blame the 6 days early entry into the world of my daughter on the fact that we were at a party the night before and had to go over a lot of rumble strips to get there and back
    What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 11th Mar 17, 9:02 AM
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    morning all

    In my B & M yesterday I got something very similar to this for 39p

    https://uk.iherb.com/pr/drogheria-alimentari-grey-brittany-sea-salt-mill-2-46-oz-70-g/50712

    If you make nice foodie hampers for the gourmets and cooks in your life eg for Mothers day, Birthdays, Christmas etc - collecting together all of your free and nearly free cashback items then this salt would be a fabulous addition and it has a story

    https://www.brittanysalt.com/products/dried-coarse-gray-sea-salt-for-grinders
    “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.”
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 11th Mar 17, 9:07 AM
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    I always blame the 6 days early entry into the world of my daughter on the fact that we were at a party the night before and had to go over a lot of rumble strips to get there and back
    Originally posted by Enterprise 1701C
    Yes we can add rumble strips to the list.

    Any more ideas?

    How are you feeling this morning E
    Last edited by TrulyMadly; 11-03-2017 at 9:16 AM.
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 11th Mar 17, 9:10 AM
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    We're okayish this morning, had a tearful phone call with DD yesterday so that probably helped.

    We have to look at it positively, he was in pain and bed ridden, and I think he had given up on life, so it is better this way than having a shell of him hanging on. It just leaves a gaping gap in our lives.
    What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare
    • latest flame
    • By latest flame 11th Mar 17, 9:22 AM
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    latest flame
    I'm assuming you've tried all the usual things

    A hot curry
    Cleaning the windows
    A brisk walk



    I did all the above and both mine started wriggling their way out into the big wide world during the night. Which is very inconsiderate as you need every bit of sleep you can get before the event.

    Bet it was lovely to have her home Di
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    You missed the best way.
    *hint* its the same thing that caused the situation.
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 11th Mar 17, 9:24 AM
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    You missed the best way.
    *hint* its the same thing that caused the situation.
    Originally posted by latest flame


    Yes that can be definitely added to the list
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • pacifica9
    • By pacifica9 11th Mar 17, 9:25 AM
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    Sharpies all good for another day Elite...


    1x Gillette Venus Embrace 5 Blade Razor & Shower Holder (each)£5.00£1.00
    “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while you could miss it.” ~ Ferris Bueller
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 11th Mar 17, 9:26 AM
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    TrulyMadly
    3356

    Morning folks

    Still catching up on yesterday's goings on but a bit pushed for time this morning so it might take a while

    I need the Elite help please. I need to find the cheapest way for some friends to come to bristol from stockport by train on 24th or 25th March and return on 26th March. So far it's looking at about £150

    I'll say thank you now but will be checking back in later

    Edit - I found megabus return from Manchester for around £15 return so have passed the info on
    Originally posted by Dizzy Ditzy
    I was just looking at Megabus too QoC....they would then just need the cost of then getting to Stockport.

    How many people is it for?

    Is is worth looking at car hire?
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 11th Mar 17, 9:26 AM
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    TrulyMadly
    Sharpies all good for another day Elite...


    1x Gillette Venus Embrace 5 Blade Razor & Shower Holder (each)£5.00£1.00
    Originally posted by pacifica9
    You must be the smoothest elite walking
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • HILLBERN
    • By HILLBERN 11th Mar 17, 9:30 AM
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    HILLBERN
    Have we all seen this, sooo funny.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-39232538
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    Morning all
    RL has been s**t these last few days..teenage grandson grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

    But this is just what I needed this morning a good laugh... Thank you x
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 11th Mar 17, 9:31 AM
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    bubbs
    Morning all
    Sharpies all good for another day Elite...


    1x Gillette Venus Embrace 5 Blade Razor & Shower Holder (each)£5.00£1.00
    Originally posted by pacifica9
    Thanks for testing again, dont suppose for one minute my store will have any
    Got to pop morries so will swing by there
    Sealed pot challenge number 242 £350 for 2015, 2016 £400 Actual£345, £400 for 2017 Actual £500
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    • pacifica9
    • By pacifica9 11th Mar 17, 9:32 AM
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    pacifica9
    You must be the smoothest elite walking
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Always TM.
    “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while you could miss it.” ~ Ferris Bueller
    • pacifica9
    • By pacifica9 11th Mar 17, 9:32 AM
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    pacifica9
    Morning all


    Thanks for testing again, dont suppose for one minute my store will have any
    Got to pop morries so will swing by there
    Originally posted by bubbs
    Good time for a C&C then bubbs.
    “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while you could miss it.” ~ Ferris Bueller
    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 11th Mar 17, 9:34 AM
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    Dizzy Ditzy
    I was just looking at Megabus too QoC....they would then just need the cost of then getting to Stockport.

    How many people is it for?

    Is is worth looking at car hire?
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Car hire would be equally, if not more expensive than the train or Nat Ex it's for 2. im keeping everything crossed that it works for them!
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    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 11th Mar 17, 9:35 AM
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    Enterprise 1701C
    Just had a look at my 02 app to see if the Thorntons is still there. It has gone back to expired. Still, really shouldn't anyway
    What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare
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