Treat your family to a cinema trip for less — plus win £50k in The Sun Raffle – The Sun

Treat your family to a cinema trip for less — plus win £50k in The Sun Raffle – The Sun

FANCY taking the family to see a film this weekend?
With the average cinema ticket costing £7.22, that means a grand total of almost £30 for four of you. But I’m on a mission to cut that cost.
9 Find out how you can be a screen saver with these top money saving tipsCredit: Getty – Contributor
Here’s how you can be a screen saver . . . 

IT PAYS TO BE A SAVER: We are excited to be celebrating Sun Savers reaching one million members — so we’re giving away free Odeon cinema tickets.There are loads up for grabs, and getting your hands on them couldn’t be any easier. See Page 16 for details.
TESCO GIFT CARD OFFER: It is Father’s Day tomorrow, and to celebrate, Tesco is offering customers a discount on a range of gift cards today and tomorrow — including 20 per cent off £25 Vue gift cards (Vue offer not valid in Northern Ireland).SAVING: £5 on £25 gift card
PICK AND MIX: Create your own pick- and-mix bags for your kids and make a massive saving on forking out in the foyer, where prices are often hiked up to around £1.50 per 100g for the convenience of being at the cinema.Asda has large 160g bags of sweet- shop favourites from just 50p (around 30p per 100g).Buy an assortment for a few pounds then split them into resealable sandwich bags for the kids.SAVING: Approx £1.20 per 100g
GOOD POINT: Do you collect Nectar points? You could use them towards your cinema trip to save you pounds. Every 500 points is worth £2.50 towards your tickets at Vue cinemas.SAVING: At least £2.50, depending on points
WISE POLICY: If you sign up for insurance with Compare The Market, its  Meerkat Movies offer allows you to see films on Tuesdays or Wednesdays on a 2-for-1 deal — saving you that average ticket price of £7.22.You can also get deals to eat at loads of top restaurants, including Ed’s Easy Diner, Prezzo and more.SAVE: At least £7.22

All prices on page correct at time of going to press. All deals and offers subject to availability.

Deal of the day
9 The Janome HC1200 is just £89 in Hobbycraft’s sewing sale
CRAFTY? You’ll want to check out Hobbycraft’s sewing sale. The Janome HC1200 sewing machine is now £89, down from £109.
SAVE: £20
Cheap treat
9 These chocolate treats are currently just £1 from Tesco
IT MIGHT not be Christmas, but I have no issue with tucking into a Terry’s Chocolate Orange – especially when they are half price at Tesco, now just £1.
SAVE: £1
My Sun Savers fiver
BOB WARE, from Malvern, Worcs, says: “I’m saving Sun Savers fivers to help pay my TV licence next year.”

Send us your Savers fiver stories to and you will get 28 codes worth £5 if your tale is used. Please include your name and town.

Top swap
9 This zebra style dress is £39 from Simply Be
9 Why not opt for this almost identical dress from Peacocks for just £17.50
PEACOCKS’ £17.50 zebra print dress, is perfect for balmy evenings. Even better, it’s a near-copy of Simply Be’s £39 version.
SAVE: £21.50
Reader’s saving tip
KATHLEEN HOLDEN, from Blackpool, says: “Instead of costly bathroom cleaners, use an old bottle and add watered-down bleach. Just remember to check which surfaces you mustn’t use bleach on.”

Send ideas to and get 28 codes worth £5 if your hint is used. Please include your name and town.

Shop and save
9 Stock up on toilet roll with this bargain 9-pack for just £2 from Morrisons
BULK-buy Morrisons’ nine-pack toilet tissue, on a 2 for £5 offer. Usually £3 each.
SAVE: £1

Hot right now

UP to two children per adult go free on some PGL activity summer holidays.
There are also kids’ half-price deals. Details at
Play now to win £50k in the Sun Raffle
JOIN thousands of readers taking part in the new Sun Raffle today!
Every Sun Savers code you enter from the paper is your chance to win £50k every month! One code = one ticket.
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 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.
Not yet a Sun Savers member? Just go to 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
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.
With Sun Savers, we give you the best hacks, deals and tips to save money every single day.
TO JOIN: Don’t worry, folks — joining takes just 30 seconds, in three steps.

Prices correct at time of going to press. Deals and offers subject to availability.

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