LAST year’s long, hot summer a distant memory?
Don’t worry, forecasts claim the UK is set to sizzle this spring, with bookies slashing the odds on a three-month heatwave. But enjoying the heat needn’t toast your wallet — just bag these bargains before basking in those rays.
Getty – Contributor A heatwave is coming, just in time to bag some scorching bargains
Suncream: There are plenty of lotions that will protect you on the cheap. Poundland’s Anovia range is £1 a bottle – they’re smaller than normal but their low price tag means they are perfect to pop in a bag. Or, Superdrug’s Solait suncream range is on buy one, get one half-price. You can nab a small tube for £2.99, get another for £1.50 and that’s 200ml for £4.50 — when a 200ml bottle is £5.99.SAVING: £1.49
Sunglasses: You can protect your peepers for less with these deals. Eyewearbrands.com is a great place for designer sunnies. Nab Dior Homme glasses for more than half-price at £157, while women’s Marc Jacobs glasses were down from £119 to just £46. Plus, students can get 25 per cent off at Rayban, via discount site UniDays.SAVING: £73 on Marc Jacobs glasses
Raise a glass: What is warm weather without an outdoor tipple? Prosecco lovers should head to Tesco, where they have reduced a bottle from £7 to £6. Prefer cider? Koppaberg’s Premium strawberry and lime cider or Rekorderlig’s mango and raspberry cider are both usually £2.05 a bottle but at Asda, you can get four for £6.SAVING: Up to £2.20
Barbecue bargains: Poundland has launched a foldable reusable barbecue for just £5. But you can buy a disposable one from Wilko for £2. The retailer claims its barbecue will light with “a single match” with 1.5 hours of cooking time. Saving on buying Sainsbury’s Home Single Disposable BBQ, £2.50 — which only has an hour of cooking time.SAVING: 50p, plus 30mins longer cooking time
All prices on page correct at time of going to press. Deals and offers subject to availability.
A 265g box of Quality Street is now half-price at Tesco, just £1.50
UNTIL Sunday a 265g box of Quality Street is half-price at Tesco. Was £3.SAVE: £1.50
Deal of the day
Look out for giant Nando’s loyalty cards on billboards across London and Manchester
NANDO’S is offering chances to win free food with flash deals on its Instagram until Sunday. It is also placing giant loyalty cards on billboards across London and Manchester. Whoever grabs them can get a free ten-person feast.
My Sun Savers fiver
SHEILA ALEXANDER from Preston, Lancs, says: “I will be using my Savers fivers to play Sun bingo!”
Send us your Savers fiver stories to sunsavers.co.uk/fivers and you’ll get 28 codes worth £5 if your tale is used. Please include your name and town.
This M&S cheese celebration cake is a pricey £35
But you can get two Tesco’s Finest Cheese Celebration Cakes for just £30
LOOKING for an easy cheesy yet awesome centrepiece for a big event? Tesco’s Finest Cheese Celebration Cake, 2.9kg, above, may be half the size of M&S’s “small” 5.75kg version, but it’s less than a third of the price. Buy two, you get more and it’s still cheaper.SAVE: £35 (on two)
Reader’s saving tip
JOHN MACLEOD, from Johnstone, Renfrews, says: “To sharpen a pair of scissors easily and cheaply, just use them to cut a piece of aluminium foil.”
Send tips to sunsavers.co.uk/tips and you’ll get 28 codes worth £5 if yours is used. Please include your name and town.
Grab two FREE tickets to Alton Towers Resort worth more than £100 with Sun Superdays
SUN Superdays is back – so grab your two FREE tickets to Alton Towers Resort worth more than £100!
This year, unleash the “Power of the Towers” and share even more fun and thrills as the resort launches amazing new attractions.
� Mikael Buck Ride the Wicker Man, a thrilling Alton Towers rollercoaster, for FREE
You can enjoy the UK’s latest wooden rollercoaster experience on Wicker Man and feel G-forces greater than a space shuttle on Nemesis.
Brave Oblivion’s iconic vertical drop, ride The Smiler’s 14 loops or satisfy your need for speed on Rita – but hold on tight.
To get your tickets, download the Sun Savers app or sign up at sunsavers.co.uk. Then go to the “Superdays – Alton Towers” page in the “Offers” section and click “Start Collecting”.
Next, collect NINE Sun Savers codes from those printed daily in the paper until Tuesday, April 9.
Lastly, enter your NINE Sun Savers codes on the app or website to unlock booking.
Exclusively with Sun Savers, you can pick the date you go so no one has to miss out. You will also get the very best dates.
Dare you add a visit to the new Alton Towers Dungeon?
Here, you can journey through Staffordshire’s darkest history. This does cost extra but book your free tickets with Sun Savers and you can get a Dungeon ticket for just £5 on the day, instead of £7.50. Simply take your Sun Savers e-ticket to the Resort Box Office.
Subject to availability. Multiple Code Collect. Sun Savers £2.00 booking fee applies. T&Cs apply – visit thesun.co.uk/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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How to hack your day at Alton Towers with Sun Savers’ tips – and an exclusive look at the new Wicker Man ride