A MUM-of-two and self-confessed bargain hunter has shared her secret to finding cut-price deals at B&M after nabbing a Spiderman toy for just 10p. Stephanie Lawrence, a 28-year-old customer adviser for an estate agent, was shopping in Southampton for her birthday last Sunday when she decided to pop into the discounter. The serial saver, who lives in Andover, Hampshire, with partner David Colling, a 28-year-old lift repair salesman, and their children Jayden, six, and Mia, three, says she has a habit of scouring every corner of a shop to find a bargain. But even she couldn’t believe her luck when she spotted the Spiderman toy knocked down to just 10p on a bottom shelf in B&M. She told The Sun: “I’m quite an avid bargain hunter - I’ll check the bargain bins and the clearance aisles to try and find what I can. “In the very corner of the shop, on the bottom shelf there was about two or three toys on there and I looked down at the label and it actually … [Read more...] about Bargain hunting mum reveals how to find 10p toys at B&M including Spiderman figurines
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MUM-of-two Amy Atkinson saves £5,200 a year on food by hunting out yellow sticker discounts and making her own takeaways from home. Amy, 31, used to spend as much as £150 a week feeding her family of four including supermarket food and takeaways. But the stay-at-home mum has now slashed this figure to just £50 a week – a saving of £100 or an impressive £5,200 extra in her pocket a year. Amy, who lives with husband Andy, 37, an engineer, and children Lola and Lewis in Bolton, Greater Manchester, would spend £450 in the supermarkets plus as much as £150 a month on takeaways. Her weekly food shop alone, which includes ingredients for her family favourite “fakeaways”, now costs just £190 a month. Amy stretches her money further by whipping up takeaways from home including curry feasts that work out 80 per cent cheaper than what she used to spend ordering the same food out.An avid deal hunter, she also credits sticking to reduced … [Read more...] about Savvy mum saves £5,200 a year buying yellow sticker bargains and making amazing Indian ‘fakeaways’
FEELING the chill? As the temperature drops, most of us layer up to keep cosy. And we aren’t likely to let our beloved pets feel the chill in the winter weather. Research shows two in five homeowners turn on the heating just for pets, costing up to £3 a day. Don’t fork out a fortune with these snuggly savings . . . NOT A BED IDEA: B&M is selling a new range of thermal dog blankets, mats and beds.My favourite is the WarmAPet thermal bed, £15. It will keep your pet cosy and is far cheaper than the PetsAtHome option, £35. In stores nationwide. SAVING: £20 COSY CATS: Those with moggies should head to aldi.co.uk. You can nab Plush Radiator Beds for just £12.99. They are machine-washable, hang on your radiator and let your cat snuggle in a super-snug cranny. And they are cheaper than those on Amazon, £26.99.SAVING: £14 YOU AUTO GET ONE: Stop pets of all sizes from feeling the chill with a microwavable heat pad. I like the … [Read more...] about Keep your pets cosy during the chilly festive season with our great money-saving tips
VICKY Pattison continues to make headlines by starring in a number of headline-grabbing reality shows. The TV personality has remained strong after her shock split with ex-fiancé John Noble last year, but what else should you know about her? Here's the lowdown... Who is Vicky Pattison and what's her net worth? Vicky was born November 16, 1987, in Newcastle, England. Before finding fame she worked on the door of some of Newcastle's nightclubs. She rose to fame on MTV's Geordie Shore. In 2015 she was crowned Queen of the jungle when she won I'm A Celebrity.This year, she joined the all-star line-up of this year's Celebrity MasterChef. And on July 18, it was confirmed that Vicky had also been cast to star in the upcoming series of E4's Celebrity Coach Trip. Vicky Pattison's net worth is reported to be £500,000, according to Spears. Why did Vicky Pattison split from John Noble? In November, 2018, Vicky Pattison had called it quits with her fiancé John Noble after he'd been … [Read more...] about Vicky Pattison – net worth, who’s her new boyfriend and why did she split from John Noble?
House Democrats have laid out the constitutional grounds for their case to impeach President Donald Trump, as the process gathers pace.A report by the judiciary committee setting out the legal and historical basis for impeachment comes ahead of Monday's public hearing to consider evidence against Mr Trump.A vote on articles of impeachment could be held as early as next week. On Saturday, Mr Trump again described the process as a "witch-hunt".The impeachment process began in September after an anonymous whistleblower complained to Congress about a July phone call by Mr Trump to the president of Ukraine, in which the president appeared to tie US military assistance to Ukraine launching investigations which would help him politically.Trump impeachment inquiry: A simple guideDemocrats say that that this amounted to inviting a foreign power to intervene in the US election to help the president win another term. What does the new report say?The House Judiciary Committee's 52-page report, … [Read more...] about Trump impeachment: House Democrats make constitutional case