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    • MotoringMore
    • By MotoringMore 2nd Jan 18, 6:05 PM
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    MotoringMore
    0 WOW
    Wombling 2018!
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    • 2nd Jan 18, 6:05 PM
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    Wombling 2018! 2nd Jan 18 at 6:05 PM
    Hi all,

    As some of you may be aware, there used to be some yearly wombling threads on here however, these seem to have been discontinued so why don't we start again?

    All you have to do is a post about any successful wombles which could be...

    - Found ASDA receipts for the Asda Price Guarantee
    - Found Sainsburys/Morrisons/Tesco receipts that you gain the Nectar/More/Club card points off
    - Roadkill (Money found in the 'wild')

    The idea is to keep a running total to see who the wombling champion of 2018 will be!

    Contestants
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    1) MotoringMore - 10
    2) nelie - 48p
    3) Ladykernow - 1p
    4) tracey29 - Yet to egin
    5) Needananswer - 42.74
    6) Adventureofmemories - Yet to Begin
    7) NBLondon - 1.28
    8) Katiehound - 5p
    9) vickthestick - Yet to Begin
    10) bugslet - 4p
    11) Fingerbobs - 2.32
    12) never too old - 10.68
    13) ma-ri-ella - 2.15
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    Clubcard Points are 1p per point no matter if used in a boost promotion
    A McDonalds coffee bean is worth 22p

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    Last Updated 01/03 at 10:55 - If you have an issue with your number allocation please inform me ASAP. Also, to make my life easier, if you could place your running total in your signature, it'd be much appreciated! Also, if I have missed a post or if I've allocated values wrong, please inform me - good luck all!
    Last edited by MotoringMore; 17-03-2018 at 8:17 AM. Reason: Updated Standings
    Motorsport Fanatic - Couponer - Comper - Wombler
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    • MotoringMore
    • By MotoringMore 8th Jan 18, 4:45 PM
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    MotoringMore
    I love Wombling! don't get much chance to do it here but when in ROI I am such a neat, tidy, helpful shopper at Mr T stores!
    Last year I clocked up 4200 points (over 12 weeks) which will go someway to buy a ferry ticket or two!!
    Originally posted by Katiehound
    That's great! Will add your number at the top!
    Motorsport Fanatic - Couponer - Comper - Wombler
    • vickthestick
    • By vickthestick 8th Jan 18, 11:12 PM
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    vickthestick
    Me please!
    I have never done this before but it sounds like free money to me!
    Womble #9 2018 0 / Roadkill 0
    Loan 175.40 /month until October 2018 Loan 312.21 /month until April 2025
    • bugslet
    • By bugslet 9th Jan 18, 9:59 AM
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    bugslet
    I will pop by from time to time.

    Last year I did really well with Tesco receipts till my local store went all environmental and asked if you wanted a receipt or not

    Still I've managed a 22.00 receipt. I found another one in a shopping trolley for a mere 1.41....in my excitement, I forgot to take the pound out of the trolley.

    I'm thinking I may not be good at this

    Roadkill 8p. I think people should stop buying everything on contactless
    • need an answer
    • By need an answer 9th Jan 18, 10:56 AM
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    need an answer
    small womble of T CC points of 71p
    in S 32 T 32 F 47
    out S 46 T 34 F 40
    2017 -32
    • ladybabe
    • By ladybabe 9th Jan 18, 4:51 PM
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    ladybabe
    only a small womble but its easy to pick up the coffee bean stickers for a free tea/coffee at mcdonalds as people do still rarely clear their rubbish so easy to grab them off discarded cups as well as taking the cup to the bin helping keep things tidy too (only 6 stickers required for a cuppa)
    Only debt left the mortgage now to clear that asap :-)
    • MotoringMore
    • By MotoringMore 9th Jan 18, 5:11 PM
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    MotoringMore
    It's good to see new womblers & veterans! If you could just add the total for you this year, along with your number, to your signature, that'd be great!
    Motorsport Fanatic - Couponer - Comper - Wombler
    • bugslet
    • By bugslet 10th Jan 18, 7:51 AM
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    bugslet
    I'm afraid I'm like a bad womble I don't really keep track of any extras, Tesco receipts convert to Avios, no idea how many they convert to. I'm not a signature girl at all, but I will pop by from time to time to cheer you all on.


    Did find another roadkill of 2p yesterday.
    • Fingerbobs
    • By Fingerbobs 11th Jan 18, 12:41 PM
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    Fingerbobs
    Not an "active" Wombler here, but when I find a discarded receipt I usually pop to Customer Services and claim the points on it.
    Total Wombled to date in 2018 is 63 and a half pence, made up of a combination of Tesco Clubcard and Nectar points.


    Sadly I don't live anywhere near an Asda, and rarely set foot in one, so Wombled Asda Price Guarantees are unlikely to come my way :-(
    • need an answer
    • By need an answer 11th Jan 18, 1:54 PM
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    need an answer
    just a 41p wombled APG for me today,but every little helps the total!
    in S 32 T 32 F 47
    out S 46 T 34 F 40
    2017 -32
    • never too old
    • By never too old 12th Jan 18, 8:35 AM
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    never too old
    Morning
    Could you add me to this please.I try and find receipts(I do love a clubcard one)and this will be a great way to monitor how many I get each week/month/year.
    So I will start with 30 mr T points. 4.60 apg.
    Last edited by never too old; 12-01-2018 at 11:23 AM.
    Wombling in 2018. 314 cc. 113 nec. 2.68 apg
    45 mm
    2 coffee beans(44p)
    5p rk
    • need an answer
    • By need an answer 12th Jan 18, 2:02 PM
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    need an answer
    41p on a wombled T cc receipt.

    went to T looking to get some of the reduced collections of washing powders/liquids/tabs and ended up stocking up for at least this year,possibly next too.

    Well worth a look in the washing aisle if you are there later today or maybe tomorrow.
    Last edited by need an answer; 12-01-2018 at 2:04 PM.
    in S 32 T 32 F 47
    out S 46 T 34 F 40
    2017 -32
    • MotoringMore
    • By MotoringMore 12th Jan 18, 6:50 PM
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    MotoringMore
    Just updated standings etc, please see the top post for details, conversions etc.

    Great start for many - slow for me but we'll see how the year progresses!
    Motorsport Fanatic - Couponer - Comper - Wombler
    • nelie
    • By nelie 12th Jan 18, 10:01 PM
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    nelie
    I work at a school and one of the teachers in my team always leaves his CO OP reciepts on the table.

    He doesnt get the school lunch (which is free if you sit with the children - no brainer really and as I was so nice to the chef he usually gives you a bit extra) so every day buys a meal deal from CO OP. I'll have those points then haha.

    4p for me. Updated my OP.
    2018 Wishlist: Camera Equipment|Skiing Gear|Skiing Holiday|Camping Gear|Running Gear
    Thanks to all posters - Have a lucky 2018


    Make 2018 in 2018 105/2018
    Wombling (no.2): 0.58
    Penny a Day Challenge:28.92/667.95
    • Katiehound
    • By Katiehound 12th Jan 18, 11:32 PM
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    Katiehound
    Sadly nada, zero, zilch here! Shame Aldi till receipts are worth nothing as I couls have had a clutch of them!

    Added to that I can't seem to edit my signature to add my womble number. It doesn't matter if I am in 'edit your details ' or view your details (or whatever it says!) I can't change anything at all.
    Help please!! either here or as a pm please..........
    Being polite and pleasant doesn't cost anything!
    If you found my posting helpful please hit the "Thanks" button!
    Many thanks

    2018 Wombling : Entrant 8 ..2319 cc+.2205mm (2.20.5) + RK 5.21= 30.64.5
    • vickthestick
    • By vickthestick 13th Jan 18, 7:59 AM
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    vickthestick
    Took my DH on a date last night - for my first Womble around our local Azda. Picked up three receipts, only one of which had enough items on it and that was mine, and it was showing that everything I had bought was less than half the price of every other shop. So that was good - a bit of an eye opener for DH - but not so good on the Wombling front!
    Must try harder!
    Womble #9 2018 0 / Roadkill 0
    Loan 175.40 /month until October 2018 Loan 312.21 /month until April 2025
    • MotoringMore
    • By MotoringMore 13th Jan 18, 8:07 AM
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    MotoringMore
    Sadly nada, zero, zilch here! Shame Aldi till receipts are worth nothing as I couls have had a clutch of them!

    Added to that I can't seem to edit my signature to add my womble number. It doesn't matter if I am in 'edit your details ' or view your details (or whatever it says!) I can't change anything at all.
    Help please!! either here or as a pm please..........
    Originally posted by Katiehound
    Guessing that you can't because you might not have enough space?
    Motorsport Fanatic - Couponer - Comper - Wombler
    • Katiehound
    • By Katiehound 13th Jan 18, 1:13 PM
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    Katiehound
    Guessing that you can't because you might not have enough space?
    Originally posted by MotoringMore
    Have finally found it- under control panel- there was space.......hopefully altered now
    Last edited by Katiehound; 13-01-2018 at 1:23 PM.
    Being polite and pleasant doesn't cost anything!
    If you found my posting helpful please hit the "Thanks" button!
    Many thanks

    2018 Wombling : Entrant 8 ..2319 cc+.2205mm (2.20.5) + RK 5.21= 30.64.5
    • DigForVictory
    • By DigForVictory 13th Jan 18, 3:05 PM
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    DigForVictory
    Having wombled some splendid asda receipts last year, I hopefully picked up what looked a lengthy chit, to find it was 4 lines of chocolate & 1 of nurofen. I do not approve of litter, but I was admiring of the pain management.
    Musty try harder with the McDonalds stickers...
    Happy New Year & Happy Wombling, all!
    • Donkeybunny
    • By Donkeybunny 13th Jan 18, 7:52 PM
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    Donkeybunny
    Hi all, not really a wombling question but does any know, (not very good at explaining myself, but here goes)
    Will mr a do it's price guarantee on items that are oos in the other store? For example, my dd wanted Huggies baby wipes which were reduced in sainsbobs but got there and they were out of stock. Could she buy them for full price in mr a (with other comparable items) and get the APG?

    Hope i haven't confused you all, lol.
    Last edited by Donkeybunny; 13-01-2018 at 7:53 PM. Reason: wrong name
    • MotoringMore
    • By MotoringMore 13th Jan 18, 8:05 PM
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    MotoringMore
    Hi all, not really a wombling question but does any know, (not very good at explaining myself, but here goes)
    Will mr a do it's price guarantee on items that are oos in the other store? For example, my dd wanted Huggies baby wipes which were reduced in sainsbobs but got there and they were out of stock. Could she buy them for full price in mr a (with other comparable items) and get the APG?

    Hope i haven't confused you all, lol.
    Originally posted by Donkeybunny
    If I'm on the right tracks yes
    Motorsport Fanatic - Couponer - Comper - Wombler
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