Netting A Bargain: Get money off a Christmas outfit at H&M, decorations at Maplin or gifts at Boots and the Body Shop

Jonathan Campbell rounds up the best deals on the web and the high street

Check out the H&M Club for special deals on fashion
Jonathan Campbell

- SIGN up for the H&M Club loyalty scheme and you can benefit from special offers. The latest is 15 per cent off a single item from the ladies’ department in store and online, at a cost of 100 points. New members get 10 per cent off as a welcome bonus too. Read more about the scheme at

- Boots has started its three-for-two offer on Christmas gifts. They're available in store and at You buy three eligible items and get the cheapest free. Look out for the green parcel stickers. There's up to 60 per cent off fragrances too.

- A short-lived offer but one that's worth a mention: Get £25 off when you spend £50 at the Body Shop until close of business on December 11 in store or until 9am on December 12 if you're ordering online. Use the code 14664 at the checkout. The code 19806 gives free standard delivery on web orders of £25 or more as well. Find out more at

- Still not decorated your tree yet or just think you could do with a little more illumination? At the time of going to print, Maplin had Christmas lighting as low as half price. A highlight was a set of 1,000 LED string lights, half price at £32.49. Search for item A95XL at or use the quick link A set of 400 icicle lights was half price at £19.99 too. Those are item A98XL and the quick link is

- Consumer website has arranged a deal with Vax to offer up to 80 per cent off the recommended retail price of certain products until noon on December 12. For example, the Air silence cylinder vacuum cleaner has an RRP of £249.99 but is on offer for £49.99. For full details go to

- Last chance for a free fiver at Amazon, which has a top-up offer valid until 11.59pm on December 16. Get a bonus £5 credit when you use PayPoint to top up your account with £20 or more. You’ll find PayPoint terminals in many supermarkets, filling stations and corner shops. The promotion is valid once per customer only. The bonus credit must be used by 11.59pm on December 31. For full terms and conditions go to

Details accurate at time of going to print. Offers subject to availability. If you see a TinyURL link in this article, it’s just a convenient way of redirecting you to a web page that would otherwise have a long address.

Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe from just £1 for the first month to get full access

Today's horoscope


See a different horoscope: