SECATEURS on stand-by – this is National Gardening Week, the ideal time to spruce up your green space.
And you don’t need to dig deep when it comes to updating your garden furniture.
Getty – Contributor Spruce up your garden with the best savings around
From sunloungers to soft furnishings, I’ve found the best savings around . . .
SECONDS OUT: Garden furniture doesn’t have to be new.
You can find high- quality patio sets on Gumtree that will save you pounds.
A rattan six-seater set costs £699 at Homebase, but a similar-looking set can be found on Gumtree for £500.
BUY AT B&M: When it comes to your garden, B&M has it covered. The discounter is selling everything from patio and sofa sets to hot tubs and sheds. Pick up a Sorrento Corner Sofa Set for £200 — John Lewis has a similar set for £799.
BE A BIG SOFTIE: If you don’t have the budget to replace your garden furniture, you can spruce up the stuff you already have by updating the soft furnishings.
Whether it’s a different parasol or new seat cushions, the smallest changes make a big difference. A charcoal grey garden seat cushion from Asda is £25, compared with a £30 outdoor cushion from Ikea.
SALE AWAY: As we creep closer to summer, there are lots of sales giving you the chance to bag a bargain.
On Amazon, an eight-piece garden furniture patio set has been reduced from £164.99 to £139.99. Make sure to hunt around to see what offers are about.
Win a FREE Flopro garden hose reel worth £69.99And while you’re getting busy in the garden, Sun Savers is giving away 10,000 FREE Flopro garden hose reels worth £69.99. To find out how to claim yours, see below.
Deal of the day
This Fisher Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Chair is nearly half price
ASDA has the Fisher Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Chair at £24.97, was £44.97.
Boohooman.com’s teal striped shirt is £14
Primark’s take on this summer’s trend is just £9
BE bang on trend this summer with a teal striped shirt for £9 at Primark, which looks similar to boohooman.com’s £14 version.
Reader’s saving tip
SARAH CANNON, from Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, says: “Soak your stained baby clothes in Milton sterilising fluid before washing to get stubborn food stains out cheaply.”
Send your hints to sunsavers.co.uk/tips and you’ll get 28 codes worth £5 if yours is published. Please include your name and town.
Get two pots of Holy Moly dips for £4.50 from Ocado
GET two pots of Holy Moly dips for £4.50 from Ocado, usually £2.79 per pot. Pick from guacamole original or spicy, breakfast or smashed avocado. Ends May 14.
Shop & save
Here’s how to save a fiver on a bottle of Sensi Prosecco Brut
GET a bottle of Sensi Prosecco Brut for £11.99 at Ocado, down from £16.99. Ends May 14.
Hot right nowHEAD to your nearest Smyths Toys superstore today to claim a free Lego giveaway. First come, first served, while stocks last. One giveaway per child. No purchase necessary.
My Sun Savers fiver
SHEILA RANDLE, from Coventry, says: “I’m saving for a little flutter on the races at Market Rasen – a free day out with tickets from The Sun!”
Send your Savers fiver stories to sunsavers.co.uk/fivers and you’ll get 28 codes worth £5 if yours is published. Please include your name and town.
Win a FREE Flopro hose reel worth £69.99
GROW with the flow thanks to our brilliant latest offer – a FREE Flopro hose reel worth £69.99.
We are giving all Sun Savers members the chance to grab one of 10,000 free Flopro hose reels from participating garden centres across the UK on Saturday, May 11.
FloPro/Georgi Mabee You can win a FREE Flopro hose reel worth £69.99 – but don’t wait around
After a dry summer last year, no one wants to be caught out without a good working hosepipe for thirsty plants and lawns, so this Classic Hose Reel is ideal for all your watering needs.
Easy to store and carry, it can be wall mounted or used freestanding.It features a 20metre hosepipe, plus connectors to attach to your outdoor tap and a spray nozzle — everything you need to start watering. And the hose reel is guaranteed for two years.
For your nearest participating garden centre simply visit flopro-uk.com/sun. We recommend calling your garden centre to check stock levels before you go.
To claim your free hose reel, download the free Sun Savers app or sign up at sunsavers.co.uk. Then, head to the “Free Flopro Hose Reel” page found in the “Offers” section and click “Start Collecting”.
Next, collect SEVEN consecutive Sun Savers codes from those printed daily inside the paper from today until Friday, May 10. Today’s Sun Savers code is on Page 20. Enter or scan your Sun Savers codes on the app or website then click “Redeem”. You will receive an email with a unique code and steps on how to claim your hose reel.
Remember, you must claim your hose reel at participating garden centres on Saturday, May 11 only. Hose reels are first-come, first-served so do not wait around.
Not a Sun Savers member? Sun Savers is our fantastic rewards club which gives every reader the chance to take advantage of FREE cash, treats and prizes. That’s right — you can get FREE cash just for picking up your favourite paper.
For every 28 Sun Savers codes you collect and enter on the app or website, we will put a fiver in your Sun Savers wallet to spend however you like.
You can also get big discounts on hols, cinema tickets, days out, beauty kits, festive goodies for the family and much more.
Plus, you’ll get access to huge competitions where you can win prizes, from caravans and mortgage payments to cash.
Terms and conditionsCollect SEVEN Sun Savers codes from the seven printed in The Sun between Saturday, May 4 – Friday, May 10, 2019.Voucher is valid for one Flopro hose reel worth £69.99. Unique code must be used to redeem Flopro hose reel at select participating retailers on Saturday, May 11, 2019. Subject to availability. 10,000 Flopro hose reels available in total, first come, first served. Over 18, residents of the UK only (excluding Wales). T&Cs apply. One hose reel per person. Voucher is not valid online. Voucher can only be used once. Only original vouchers will be accepted. Amended, defaced or photo-copied vouchers will not be accepted. No purchase necessary. Voucher not for resale, is non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Only one voucher per transaction and must be given to the cashier on redemption. Your information will only be used for the purposes of this competition. Promoter is News Group Newspapers Ltd. Not open to staff of the promoter and promotional partner or their families.
Win 2 FREE tickets to day at races
THERE is still time to get two FREE tickets to horse racing events across the country with The Jockey Club.
We are giving 10,000 Sun Savers members a free pair of tickets to a horse racing event of their choice.
Enjoy an exciting day at the races with 2 FREE tickets
Choose from the following racecourses: Newmarket, Nottingham, Epsom, Sandown, Kempton Park, Market Rasen and Carlisle.
From family fun days, beer festivals, ladies’ days, Eighties nights and summer Saturdays there is something for everyone.
Events take place all through the summer and on into autumn, from tomorrow, May 5, to Saturday, October 19. You can check out all the events available on the Sun Savers app or at sunsavers.co.uk.
To claim your free tickets, go to the Sun Savers app or the website.
Next, visit the “Free Horse Racing Tickets” page found in the “Offers” section and click “Start Collecting” there. Then, collect EIGHT Sun Savers codes from those printed daily inside the paper until Sunday, May 12.
Enter or scan your Sun Savers codes on the app or website to unlock booking. Click “Book” and you will receive an email with a unique booking code and steps on how to claim your tickets on The Jockey Club website.
Don’t wait around – tickets are first-come, first-served.
T&Cs: 18+ UK residents only. Multiple code collect. Select tickets/events available, subject to availability. 20,000 tickets available in total. First come, first served. Full T&Cs apply, see sunsavers.co.uk.
2 FREE tickets to Thorpe Park
STARTING next Saturday, you can grab two FREE tickets to Thorpe Park Resort, worth more than £100, with Sun Superdays.
As an adventure addict, I always plan my day around the most fearsome and fast rides the attraction has to offer – with Stealth No1 on the list.
DANIEL LEWIS There’s no rush like the Thorpe Park rollercoaster – here’s how to get it
It is one of Europe’s tallest, fastest rollercoasters, there’s no rush like it.
If you’re ready to get soaked, Tidal Wave is the best way to cool off on a hot summer’s day and if it’s danger you’re after, don’t miss the SAW ride.
The movie-themed coaster adds a 100ft drop into the mix and an element of chill that pushes even hardened coaster fans like me to their limits.
Think you can handle the thrill?
Of course you can!
For your two FREE tickets to Thorpe Park Resort, collect and enter NINE Sun Savers codes from those printed daily in the paper from next Saturday.
As if you needed another reason to join in, when you book with Sun Savers you get early booking and your choice of date, so no one has to miss out.
So get ready for some seriously FREE fun. Pick up next Saturday’s Sun for your first Sun Savers code towards this brilliant offer, and our special four-page pullout on Sun Superdays.Play now to win £15,000 on the Sun Savers Raffle
JOIN thousands of readers taking part in the new Sun Savers Raffle.
Every Sun Savers code you enter will earn you a ticket for our £15k monthly Raffle. And for every ten tickets you collect in a calendar month, you get a GOLDEN TICKET for our £80k Raffle, which takes place every three months, with the first one at the end of June.
Join thousands of readers taking part in the new Sun Savers Raffle
There is no limit to how many tickets you can collect. So the more you enter, the better your chances.
To take part go to sunsavers.co.uk or open the Sun Savers app. Then opt in to each month’s Raffle by clicking “Yes!” when prompted and start collecting the Sun Savers codes printed daily in the paper.
Every time you scan or enter a code into Sun Savers, you get a Raffle ticket in the £15k Raffle.
Not yet a Sun Savers member? Just go to sunsavers.co.uk or find “Sun Savers” in the app store to get started.
Fancy a free fiver?
YOU can get FREE cash with super Sun Savers just for buying your favourite paper.
Our brilliant new rewards club will pay back our most loyal readers.
Just pick up the paper each day to collect your Sun Savers codes and we will GIVE YOU £5 when you have collected 28.
This isn’t a one-off and there is no limit to how much cash you can save.
For every 28 codes you enter, we will give you a fiver. So over the course of a year, that could add up to £65.
We are keeping it super-simple. You don’t have to enter codes from consecutive days, so don’t worry if you forget a day or two.
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Download our easy Sun Savers app and quickly scan your code using your smartphone. Or go online and enter your code at sunsavers.co.uk.
To get you on your way, join today and we will put a bonus £1 in your Sun Savers wallet tomorrow. And the good news doesn’t stop with free cash.
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