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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
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    • 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.

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    Last edited by MSE Andrea; 19-02-2018 at 11:48 AM.
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    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 13th Jan 18, 6:53 PM
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    TrulyMadly
    Just for info.....I know this was discussed the other day

    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • Sarahdol75
    • By Sarahdol75 13th Jan 18, 7:21 PM
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    Sarahdol75
    Ive just had to put my glasses on as I thought they were squirrels

    Now Ive got my glasses on, I can tell you that they are DEFINITELY birds
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Walk 3000 miles in a year challenge 2018


    835.4 miles 21.05.18
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 13th Jan 18, 7:38 PM
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    davemorton
    DM, you have a PM

    Anon
    Originally posted by Anon
    Replied. Cheers

    Had a thought, I could set it up on my mates phone, then just transfer it over to mine from that.
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • Princess_x
    • By Princess_x 13th Jan 18, 7:43 PM
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    Princess_x
    Hey guys!

    Haven't been on here for a long time. Been so busy with university.

    Hope everyone is well.

    P.S. Can someone please explain what AP is? Seems like some app?

    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Jan 18, 7:54 PM
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    tweets
    Ive just had to put my glasses on as I thought they were squirrels

    Now Ive got my glasses on, I can tell you that they are DEFINITELY birds
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Lost 3st-9lb
    • newbie1980
    • By newbie1980 13th Jan 18, 7:58 PM
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    newbie1980
    I'm glad Im not the only one who got on this late bus.....just ordered that 4.99 phone ...dont really know why but sure you will help me, you lovely lot...I already have a droid but it seems to not like apps being downloaded its an HTC desire 300 and I only paid about 20 three years ago .....how do I know if I can play on it plz ?? x
    Originally posted by wendyak
    you need a phone with NFC

    the 4.99 phone will not be good enough. Its only good enough to get another account active
    • jax.26
    • By jax.26 13th Jan 18, 7:58 PM
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    jax.26
    Hey guys!

    Haven't been on here for a long time. Been so busy with university.

    Hope everyone is well.

    P.S. Can someone please explain what AP is? Seems like some app?
    Originally posted by Princess_x
    Hi I've noticed no-one answered yet so maybe all away having dinner...maybe!

    So, I'll try and explain lol.

    Android pay on a smart phone
    Use this to pay for items (10 per day)
    And win vouchers.

    Someone will explain this further later on but just now you can look this up and have a read

    HTH
    • fuzzgun19
    • By fuzzgun19 13th Jan 18, 8:01 PM
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    fuzzgun19
    I'm glad Im not the only one who got on this late bus.....just ordered that 4.99 phone ...dont really know why but sure you will help me, you lovely lot...I already have a droid but it seems to not like apps being downloaded its an HTC desire 300 and I only paid about 20 three years ago .....how do I know if I can play on it plz ?? x
    Originally posted by wendyak
    The phone needs to have NFC and running 4.4 kitkat Android or newer, and not have used android pay before.

    If you want a !!!8216;second!!!8217; 30 days of the promo for envelopes, you need another unused ap phone as long as it has 4.4 kitkat or newer you can download ap, set up new acc and then go to your NFC phone and add the new acc on that.
    Last edited by fuzzgun19; 13-01-2018 at 8:25 PM.
    I Hate Jobsworths!!!
    • mhoc
    • By mhoc 13th Jan 18, 8:05 PM
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    mhoc
    Been shopping online for 2 front tyres.
    Did a bit of research
    http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/accessories-tyres/92873/all-season-tyre-test-20172018-results-by-category

    Checked prices for nearly all fitters etc.

    Best Price for my choice of Michelin was Kwik Fit, also says you can get free mobile fitting for 2 or more tyres.

    Best price per tyre by at least 10. also freebie winter care kit when ordered online
    https://www.kwik-fit.com/offers/michelin-winter-kit-offer and CB from Q 3.5%TCB 3.28%

    Still just about 100 each but as car is the newest I have ever had, I want to make sure I get th best I can.

    Hope this can help others who may be looking for tyres.

    Also you normally get your receipt in a wee booklet that sometimes has money off stuff in it. I know the staff at my local and have always had good service from them.
    Originally posted by braveheart60uk
    Make sure you get prices including vat and fitting includes balancing and tracking - yes I know its obvious

    The trouble with tyres is that often you dont get much notice of when they need replacing - Oh had a nail that was noriced at mot time (mendable) but then when it went for servicing another was spotted so OH then had to do the tyre change.
    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.
    • Jeremiah T Stone
    • By Jeremiah T Stone 13th Jan 18, 8:28 PM
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    Jeremiah T Stone
    Good evening lovely peoples

    Just poppied in to say hello to everyone and to wish Di the Happiest Of Birthdays.

    Sorry havent caught up - Im run down
    On my Cancer journey, I've learned ...
    • zippydooda
    • By zippydooda 13th Jan 18, 8:31 PM
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    zippydooda
    cat food glitch
    this does not appear on the asda site nor on the apg

    Gourmet Gold Mixed Packs 12 x 85g - Double Delicacies
    761303598567?
    i believe the last digit is a 4

    offer is 2 for 8 or 4.75 - 5 each. ive not checked out comparisons but the one on apg does not compare.

    this is the multi if cat owners want to check it out https://groceries.asda.com/promotion/2-for-pound-8.00/ls88237

    ps the womble gave me 8+
    Last edited by zippydooda; 13-01-2018 at 10:09 PM.
    • braveheart60uk
    • By braveheart60uk 13th Jan 18, 8:44 PM
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    braveheart60uk
    Sorry about that I thought they were nationwide.
    I'm a misinformer again......
    Originally posted by curl girl
    We all make
    wee errors, I make BIG ones LOL.
    • tweets
    • By tweets 13th Jan 18, 8:54 PM
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    tweets
    Good evening lovely peoples

    Just poppied in to say hello to everyone and to wish Di the Happiest Of Birthdays.

    Sorry havent caught up - Im run down
    Originally posted by Jeremiah T Stone
    Hugs JTS (((X)))
    Lost 3st-9lb
    • simone10
    • By simone10 13th Jan 18, 9:44 PM
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    simone10
    Shop done today A v S
    No Trigger Muller so got 11 + 1 (thought the Raspberry Doughnut sounded nice....I hope it is, else the neighbours will have to have them.
    Got the Walkers Tommy K Trigger on the 3 for 3 too
    This gave a 5.17 APG

    1x Snack A Jack Caramel Flavour Jumbo Rice Cakes (159) 1.79 1.00
    1x ASDA Camomile Tea Bags (20pk) 0.74 0.75
    0.14x ASDA Grower's Selection Loose Banana (order by number of bananas or select kg) (per kg) 0.11 N/A
    1x Muller Light Fat Free Banana & Custard Yogurt (175g) 0.68 0.50
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Cucumber (each) 0.50 0.45
    1x McCoy's Flame Grilled Steak Flavour Ridge Cut Potato Crisps (6x27g) 1.45 1.00
    1x ASDA Smart Price Chopped Tomatoes in Tomato Juice (400g) 0.29 0.30
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Broccoli (360g) 0.55 0.48
    1x McCoy's Cheddar & Onion Flavour Ridge Cut Potato Crisps (6x27g) 1.45 1.00
    1x Fanta Fruit Twist Zero (2l) 1.25 1.00
    10x Muller Light Fat Free Raspberry Doughnut Yogurt (165g) 6.80 5.00
    • Anon
    • By Anon 13th Jan 18, 10:08 PM
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    Anon
    I am feeling a little relieved - my M More vouchers came out of the machine today - I have !!!8220;more!!!8221; than !!!8220;a few!!!8221; given I bought !!!8220;a few!!!8221; beans . I thought it said I needed to use by next month , but fortunately checking again (with glasses on!) it says Feb 2019 .

    Anon
    • michaels
    • By michaels 13th Jan 18, 10:11 PM
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    michaels
    I found Formula One cheapest for us last year, have you tried them?
    They are cheaper booking online than calling in and sometimes have discount codes on their website.
    Originally posted by curl girl
    They refused 8 tfb for me cos I had taken advantage of another offer, i think something like do you want us to check your screen wash while we are doing your tyres or similar...
    Sorry I didn't reply because I didn't know

    See no one helped you
    Originally posted by tweets
    Possibly cos autocorrect on my phone had made the question a bit unintelligible.
    Shop done today A v S
    No Trigger Muller so got 11 + 1 (thought the Raspberry Doughnut sounded nice....I hope it is, else the neighbours will have to have them.
    Got the Walkers Tommy K Trigger on the 3 for 3 too
    This gave a 5.17 APG

    1x Snack A Jack Caramel Flavour Jumbo Rice Cakes (159) 1.79 1.00
    1x ASDA Camomile Tea Bags (20pk) 0.74 0.75
    0.14x ASDA Grower's Selection Loose Banana (order by number of bananas or select kg) (per kg) 0.11 N/A
    1x Muller Light Fat Free Banana & Custard Yogurt (175g) 0.68 0.50
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Cucumber (each) 0.50 0.45
    1x McCoy's Flame Grilled Steak Flavour Ridge Cut Potato Crisps (6x27g) 1.45 1.00
    1x ASDA Smart Price Chopped Tomatoes in Tomato Juice (400g) 0.29 0.30
    1x ASDA Grower's Selection Broccoli (360g) 0.55 0.48
    1x McCoy's Cheddar & Onion Flavour Ridge Cut Potato Crisps (6x27g) 1.45 1.00
    1x Fanta Fruit Twist Zero (2l) 1.25 1.00
    10x Muller Light Fat Free Raspberry Doughnut Yogurt (165g) 6.80 5.00
    Originally posted by simone10
    I did a mullers vs T 4 for 2 as I also wanted to do propercorn and ketchup crisps and couldn't be bothered to do more than 2 baskets, 1 basket worked fine, the other only compared 4 T at 50p rather than 8, no idea why This was with the egg trigger plus 11 random.
    Cool heads and compromise
    • wendyak
    • By wendyak 13th Jan 18, 10:28 PM
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    wendyak
    The phone needs to have NFC and running 4.4 kitkat Android or newer, and not have used android pay before.

    If you want a second 30 days of the promo for envelopes, you need another unused ap phone as long as it has 4.4 kitkat or newer you can download ap, set up new acc and then go to your NFC phone and add the new acc on that.
    Originally posted by fuzzgun19
    sorry to be thick but is it the NFC phone that has to do the "tapping" ?
    • fuzzgun19
    • By fuzzgun19 13th Jan 18, 10:30 PM
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    fuzzgun19
    sorry to be thick but is it the NFC phone that has to do the "tapping" ?
    Originally posted by wendyak
    Yes you have to use the nfc device in the shops.
    I Hate Jobsworths!!!
    • Anon
    • By Anon 13th Jan 18, 10:41 PM
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    Anon
    sorry to be thick but is it the NFC phone that has to do the "tapping" ?
    Originally posted by wendyak
    Yes, not all Android phones have the NFC chip that is required for Android Pay.

    Anon
    • Dizzy Ditzy
    • By Dizzy Ditzy 13th Jan 18, 11:25 PM
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    Dizzy Ditzy
    Hi folks

    Apologies for lurking recently - work has been busy and I have been trying diligently to increase my step count

    Today I was supposed to have two parties to go to, but instead I had the pleasure of assisting at the birth of my beautiful neice 6lb 2oz of pure edible adorability
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