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    • redfox
    • By redfox 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
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    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2
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    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 14th Apr 18, 5:37 PM
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    Oops sorry DM I got a bit carried away in my excitement that's my link if that's ok.

    Dh just pouring me a glass of freixenetbto celebrate
    Originally posted by diluvsdiscounts
    Di the link needs to go on the charities board and then a link to it there we aren't allowed direct links here for some reason. x
    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...
    • diluvsdiscounts
    • By diluvsdiscounts 14th Apr 18, 5:38 PM
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    Oh no ok thank you.
    The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they make the best of everything they have
    • pandoraskids
    • By pandoraskids 14th Apr 18, 5:38 PM
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    pandoraskids


    https://fundraise.cancerresearchuk.org/page/dianes-mountain-climb-2018


    That was the best national I've ever watched, thanks in advance folks xx
    Originally posted by diluvsdiscounts
    Missed the race but Di & 3dogs, that's brilliant xxx
    Last edited by pandoraskids; 14-04-2018 at 5:46 PM.
    RIP Little Sister 30/11/17 x
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 14th Apr 18, 5:40 PM
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    Oh no ok thank you.
    Originally posted by diluvsdiscounts


    I have put your link in the post on the charities board

    3dogs, if you let me know what charity you would like to support, I will set the justgiving page up (or if one is already set up, just send me the link.
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 14th Apr 18, 5:41 PM
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    mhoc
    3 dogs, give me a number please, looks like MHOC has gone for another gin.
    Originally posted by davemorton
    Davemorton you are in deep trouble, you and your gin and tonic have been rattling around in my head since last night and I desperatly want a g & t right now.
    Oh is on call so its a teetotal week for him even though its unfair and mean he will be on cocktail bar duty this evening.
    He is supposed to use the measure but even so he makes very strong doubles so I am fit for nothing after the first sip
    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.
    • Savvybuyer
    • By Savvybuyer 14th Apr 18, 5:43 PM
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    Womble from today

    4.15 APG
    23 items (17 different) on your receipt qualify for comparison Asda Sainsbury's
    1x ASDA Bananas (10pk) 1.59 N/A
    1x ASDA Southern Fried Chicken Thighs & Drumsticks (800g) 2.99 N/A
    1x ASDA Mini Breadsticks (132g) 1.25 1.43
    1x Pringles Sour Cream & Onion Flavour (200g) 1.25 2.50
    2x ASDA Cheese & Tomato Pizza (110g) 1.14 N/A
    1x Dairylea Dunkers Jumbo Tubes (180g) 1.50 N/A
    1x Tropicana Orange Juice Smooth (1.5l) 2.00 N/A
    2x Lurpak Unsalted Spreadable (500g) 5.00 5.50
    1x Nestle Pure Life Still Spring Water Bottles (6x1.5l) 2.00 N/A
    1x Smirnoff Premium Vodka (1l) 19.00 16.00
    1x Pepsi Regular (2lt) 1.86 2.28
    1x Anchor Light Squirty Cream (250g) 1.50 1.50
    1.61x Asda SmartPrice ASDA Farm Stores Whole Chicken (Typically 1.2kg) (per kg) 3.21 N/A
    1x Milkybar Desserts (4x70g) 1.00 N/A
    1x ASDA Baker's Selection 6 Crusty Rolls (6pk) 0.65 0.65
    2x Fridge Raiders Slow Roasted Mini Chicken Bites (150g) 3.00 4.90
    2x ASDA Grower's Selection Strawberries (300g) 2.58 N/A
    1x Rolo Desserts (4x70g) 1.00 N/A
    3x ASDA Reduced Fat Garlic & Herb Baguette Slices (290g) 4.20 3.22
    1x ASDA Cheese & Ham Pizza (114g) 0.57 N/A
    1x ASDA Extra Special 4 Oranges (4pk) 1.80 2.00
    1x ASDA Italian Beef Lasagne (800g) 3.00 3.90
    1x Budweiser 18 Pack (18x440) 13.00 13.00
    2x Tuc Original Cracker (150g) 2.00 2.60
    1x Barny Milk Kids Sponge Bear 5 Pack (150g) 1.69 1.00
    1x ASDA Butcher's Selection Turkey Mince (Typically Less Than 7% Fat) (800g) 3.50 4.48
    2x Kingsmill Pancakes (6pk) 1.00 1.30
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Red Seedless Grapes (500g) 1.65 1.75
    Comparison total (compared products only) 65.35 68.01

    SnS
    Originally posted by SweetnSavvy
    I assume that, yet again, they have bought a few days too late as the Eat Smart Garlic Baguettes were 1 each and are now 1.40 each in M.

    I fact what is full M comp. on this shop? Do those Pringles pick up 1.25 for M (I think they were 1 in T?)? Are the Milkybar and Rolo Desserts full price M? Tuc Crackers 50p each? How are the mini pizzas comparing (if they are)? Also wondering what the Crusty Rolls are doing against M. TIA.
    M lists - page 18 (on 40 posts per page setting) - Avs M: post 705-708 inclusive; Tvs M and "Buy in M": post 708 onwards.

    3Dogs' lists - page 6, posts 210-214.
    • MKS
    • By MKS 14th Apr 18, 5:43 PM
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    Stuck in the middle with you
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    Nice.
    • MKS
    • By MKS 14th Apr 18, 5:44 PM
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    MKS
    That's why I keep a jar of those cocktail lemon slices in the fridge



    Stay away from Ronseal, their paint is AWFUL. I do quite like Wickes own brand, cheaper than most of the rest and does the job really well
    Originally posted by Dizzy Ditzy
    Guess who makes Wickes' for them? It does what it says on the tin!!
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 14th Apr 18, 5:46 PM
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    Link to the post for donations.
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?p=74161887#post74161887

    I still need to add 3dogs link.

    Many thanks to Chris who greatly helped out in the background sorting out all my mistakes and making sure that I could not cheat


    List 1 -
    1. Anon
    2. HILLBERN
    3. Picasso
    4. hippychicky
    5. Michaels
    6. Nellie35
    7. 3Dogs
    8. Diluvsdiscounts
    9. elliemoo
    10. cjj
    11. TM
    12. JTS
    13. TS
    14. SnS
    15. Hornetgirl
    16. Sarahdol75
    17. juju17
    18. c_c06
    19. pacifica9
    20. elaine
    21. spud01
    22. Pandoraskids
    23. gocat
    24. determined new ms
    25. Locarr
    26. underperky
    27. AJ (tweets spending your money again)
    28. Lfab
    29. Chrisv
    30. tweets
    31. BarleySugar
    32. Rhosynbach
    33. MKS
    34. DM
    35. curl girl
    36. P2TKL
    37. Scamps
    38. lesliejack
    39. MrsJoJo
    40. its a secret 66

    List 2

    1.
    2.
    3. emerald21
    4.
    5. hippychicky
    6.
    7. NR
    8. 3Dogs
    9.
    10.
    11. Anon
    12. Mr Diluvscounts
    13. Its a secret 66
    14.
    15.
    16.
    17.
    18.
    19.
    20. DM
    21. nanx4
    22.
    23. Mr Tinyshoes
    24.
    25.
    26.
    27.
    28.
    29.
    30.
    31.
    32.
    33. josie_ann57
    34.
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    36. NR
    37. P2TKL
    38. Vouchercrazy
    39. fuzzgun19
    40.
    Last edited by davemorton; 14-04-2018 at 5:54 PM.
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 14th Apr 18, 5:47 PM
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    mhoc
    MHOC, pick me a free number from the list please, as looks like I wont be having the last one, so just to make it all above board, give me a number please.
    Originally posted by davemorton
    too scatter brained today to concerntrate on any one thing.

    Around here its been National Initial Mowing Day
    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.
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 14th Apr 18, 5:48 PM
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    Tinyshoes
    Oh no ok thank you.
    Originally posted by diluvsdiscounts
    Di I've got Mr TS to donate so it could be gift aided, not sure if you get details of who has donated, but it's not just some random bloke honest.
    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...
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 14th Apr 18, 5:50 PM
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    mhoc
    I assume that, yet again, they have bought a few days too late as the Eat Smart Garlic Baguettes were 1 each and are now 1.40 each in M.

    I fact what is full M comp. on this shop? Do those Pringles pick up 1.25 for M (I think they were 1 in T?)? Are the Milkybar and Rolo Desserts full price M? Tuc Crackers 50p each? How are the mini pizzas comparing (if they are)? Also wondering what the Crusty Rolls are doing against M. TIA.
    Originally posted by Savvybuyer
    Garlic bread - Ive been getting the extra strong garlic baguettes in the Co-op - 2 for 1 - sliced up, topped with more lazy garlic and grated cheese and then I freeze
    Last edited by mhoc; 14-04-2018 at 6:03 PM.
    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.
    • SweetnSavvy
    • By SweetnSavvy 14th Apr 18, 5:50 PM
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    SweetnSavvy
    I assume that, yet again, they have bought a few days too late as the Eat Smart Garlic Baguettes were 1 each and are now 1.40 each in M.

    I fact what is full M comp. on this shop? Do those Pringles pick up 1.25 for M (I think they were 1 in T?)? Are the Milkybar and Rolo Desserts full price M? Tuc Crackers 50p each? How are the mini pizzas comparing (if they are)? Also wondering what the Crusty Rolls are doing against M. TIA.
    Originally posted by Savvybuyer

    20 items (16 different) on your receipt qualify for comparison Asda Morrisons
    1x ASDA Bananas (10pk) 1.59 N/A
    1x ASDA Southern Fried Chicken Thighs & Drumsticks (800g) 2.99 N/A
    1x ASDA Mini Breadsticks (132g) 1.25 N/A
    1x Pringles Sour Cream & Onion Flavour (200g) 1.25 1.25
    2x ASDA Cheese & Tomato Pizza (110g) 1.14 1.18
    1x Dairylea Dunkers Jumbo Tubes (180g) 1.50 N/A
    1x Tropicana Orange Juice Smooth (1.5l) 2.00 3.80
    2x Lurpak Unsalted Spreadable (500g) 5.00 7.50
    1x Nestle Pure Life Still Spring Water Bottles (6x1.5l) 2.00 N/A
    1x Smirnoff Premium Vodka (1l) 19.00 18.00
    1x Pepsi Regular (2lt) 1.86 1.30
    1x Anchor Light Squirty Cream (250g) 1.50 N/A
    1.61x Asda SmartPrice ASDA Farm Stores Whole Chicken (Typically 1.2kg) (per kg) 3.21 N/A
    1x Milkybar Desserts (4x70g) 1.00 2.00
    1x ASDA Baker's Selection 6 Crusty Rolls (6pk) 0.65 0.65
    2x Fridge Raiders Slow Roasted Mini Chicken Bites (150g) 3.00 4.76
    2x ASDA Grower's Selection Strawberries (300g) 2.58 N/A
    1x Rolo Desserts (4x70g) 1.00 2.00
    3x ASDA Reduced Fat Garlic & Herb Baguette Slices (290g) 4.20 N/A
    1x ASDA Cheese & Ham Pizza (114g) 0.57 0.59
    1x ASDA Extra Special 4 Oranges (4pk) 1.80 N/A
    1x ASDA Italian Beef Lasagne (800g) 3.00 3.68
    1x Budweiser 18 Pack (18x440) 13.00 15.00
    2x Tuc Original Cracker (150g) 2.00 1.00
    1x Barny Milk Kids Sponge Bear 5 Pack (150g) 1.69 1.00
    1x ASDA Butcher's Selection Turkey Mince (Typically Less Than 7% Fat) (800g) 3.50 3.20
    2x Kingsmill Pancakes (6pk) 1.00 N/A
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Red Seedless Grapes (500g) 1.65 N/A
    Comparison total (compared products only) 59.66 66.91
    cheaper +7.25
    For your information:

    SnS
    • SweetnSavvy
    • By SweetnSavvy 14th Apr 18, 5:53 PM
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    SweetnSavvy
    And A v T

    View comparison
    View comparison
    21 items (15 different) on your receipt qualify for comparison Asda Tesco
    1x ASDA Bananas (10pk) 1.59 N/A
    1x ASDA Southern Fried Chicken Thighs & Drumsticks (800g) 2.99 N/A
    1x ASDA Mini Breadsticks (132g) 1.25 1.43
    1x Pringles Sour Cream & Onion Flavour (200g) 1.25 2.25
    2x ASDA Cheese & Tomato Pizza (110g) 1.14 N/A
    1x Dairylea Dunkers Jumbo Tubes (180g) 1.50 2.25
    1x Tropicana Orange Juice Smooth (1.5l) 2.00 N/A
    2x Lurpak Unsalted Spreadable (500g) 5.00 7.50
    1x Nestle Pure Life Still Spring Water Bottles (6x1.5l) 2.00 2.50
    1x Smirnoff Premium Vodka (1l) 19.00 16.00
    1x Pepsi Regular (2lt) 1.86 1.95
    1x Anchor Light Squirty Cream (250g) 1.50 N/A
    1.61x Asda SmartPrice ASDA Farm Stores Whole Chicken (Typically 1.2kg) (per kg) 3.21 N/A
    1x Milkybar Desserts (4x70g) 1.00 N/A
    1x ASDA Baker's Selection 6 Crusty Rolls (6pk) 0.65 0.75
    2x Fridge Raiders Slow Roasted Mini Chicken Bites (150g) 3.00 5.00
    2x ASDA Grower's Selection Strawberries (300g) 2.58 N/A
    1x Rolo Desserts (4x70g) 1.00 N/A
    3x ASDA Reduced Fat Garlic & Herb Baguette Slices (290g) 4.20 4.10
    1x ASDA Cheese & Ham Pizza (114g) 0.57 N/A
    1x ASDA Extra Special 4 Oranges (4pk) 1.80 N/A
    1x ASDA Italian Beef Lasagne (800g) 3.00 3.50
    1x Budweiser 18 Pack (18x440) 13.00 N/A
    2x Tuc Original Cracker (150g) 2.00 2.58
    1x Barny Milk Kids Sponge Bear 5 Pack (150g) 1.69 1.69
    1x ASDA Butcher's Selection Turkey Mince (Typically Less Than 7% Fat) (800g) 3.50 N/A
    2x Kingsmill Pancakes (6pk) 1.00 1.00
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Red Seedless Grapes (500g) 1.65 1.50
    Comparison total (compared products only) 49.05 54.00
    cheaper +4.95
    SnS
    • MKS
    • By MKS 14th Apr 18, 5:57 PM
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    MKS
    Di I've got Mr TS to donate so it could be gift aided, not sure if you get details of who has donated, but it's not just some random bloke honest.
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    Don't spoil her fun.
    • Tinyshoes
    • By Tinyshoes 14th Apr 18, 6:01 PM
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    Tinyshoes
    Don't spoil her fun.
    Originally posted by MKS
    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 14th Apr 18, 6:03 PM
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    Tinyshoes
    Dare I ask do we know if all the horses are ok? I can't find anything to say, I do hope so...
    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...
    • diluvsdiscounts
    • By diluvsdiscounts 14th Apr 18, 6:03 PM
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    diluvsdiscounts
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    Thanks so much TS and Mr TS x
    The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they make the best of everything they have
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 14th Apr 18, 6:05 PM
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    davemorton
    Dare I ask do we know if all the horses are ok? I can't find anything to say, I do hope so...
    Originally posted by Tinyshoes
    unfortunately I think Saint Are wasnt.

    Edit: The horse has got back to the stables, so thats better than I thought.
    Last edited by davemorton; 14-04-2018 at 6:10 PM.
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • bubbs
    • By bubbs 14th Apr 18, 6:07 PM
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    bubbs
    Evening all
    What a beautiful day it has been
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