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    • mirry
    • By mirry 14th Jun 17, 12:34 PM
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    Praise for Sainsburys
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    • 14th Jun 17, 12:34 PM
    Praise for Sainsburys 14th Jun 17 at 12:34 PM
    A housebound neighbour of mine is elderly with dementia, and this morning he ran out of Tenna pads (his carers on holiday).

    He asked me to help but I couldn't get them locally & have no car.
    I phoned boots in the town and they couldn't help, I phoned Tenna, the incontinence people, loads of chemist.

    Then I phoned sainsburys, explained the emergancy & they said they will get a driver to deliver them to him straight away. I offered my card to pay for them and they said they want no money's a gesture of good will. 20 mins later they turn up with four packs to his address. THANK YOU SAINSBURYS !!!128149;
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    • firefox1956
    • By firefox1956 14th Jun 17, 1:50 PM
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    Lovely to hear..........
    Good on you Sainsbury's & full marks to the local store management
    • Nile
    • By Nile 14th Jun 17, 6:45 PM
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    Thanks for sharing this with us mirry. Well done to Sainsburys.
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    • By AleksandraK 15th Jun 17, 10:39 AM
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    Amazing and so lovely to read
    • missile
    • By missile 15th Jun 17, 11:04 AM
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    Thanks for sharing :-)
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    • By pinkshoes 18th Jun 17, 10:53 AM
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    Lovely to read things like this. X
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