Shopping Advice for UK Consumers

If you're looking to buy just about anything, the chances are, you can find it cheaper over the 'net. Buying online is now faster, cheaper and safer than before, and it really pays to shop around for an online offer before buying.

This page provides some suggested links to try for the cheapest online deals.



TIP 1 - Compare prices at Pricerunner., or Kelkoo


TIP 2 - Check out a product review at Ciao or DooYoo.


TIP 3 - See our buyer's guide and Top Tips

Online Cashback


Obvious, your first stop should be the Amazon UK Books, but also try our dedicated book bargain page


See our dedicated Computing page

DVD and Video

See our dedicated DVD and Video page

Electrical / Hi-Fi / Video

Currys - No worries!
John Lewis - Not normally associated with electrical goods
Freeview - Information on Free-to-view Digital TV
Maplin Electronics - Way more than components, loved by gadget fans.
Budget Batteries - Trying to track down an obscure battery? This site will have the answer!
Amazon - Online electrical department is well worth a look

Flights and Hotels

See our dedicated Travel and Holidays page


See our dedicated Gadgets page


Boots - The High Street chemist online

High Street stores

Argos - The High-street catalogue shop online
Boots - Boots the Chemist in the UK
Currys - The high street store, on the Net
Halfords - Car and bike bits
House of Fraser Online Store. - Women and men's clothes, household and more
John Lewis - With great first-time buyer discounts.
Tesco - Online store with electrical and gift departments
Marks & Spencer - Great gift ideas from this well-known store.
Ernest Jones and H Samuel - High street jewellers


Homebase - Make a house a home
JML Direct. - Home, kitchen, DIY and car gadgets and labour-saving devices

Kids Shopping

Mothercare - Shopping for little people

Early Learning Centre - Educational stuff for little people.

See our Kids Page for some handy tips for mum


The AA - The best name in motoring - Roadside assistance, breakdown, car insurance and car data checking all online at

Music / CDs

Amazon - Huge choice of music


See our dedicated Photography page for camera and services

Supermarket / Groceries / Food

Domino's Pizza

Gift ideas

Looking for a gift idea? See our gifts page

Marks and Spencer - Online gifts and flowers
Interflora - The big name in big bunches of flowers

Getmapping - Looking for an unusual present? What about an overhead aerial photo of your house, or any UK postcode? A4, A3 or digital images are available from GetMapping.
Ticketmaster UK - The leading place online to get your music, sports, theatre, comedy and attraction tickets. Looking for a unique gift? Try Ticketmaster.
Pleasing Presents - Gift shopping from a female perspective


Pricerunner. or Kelkoo - Compare prices online for the best prices - Highly recommended. Buy just about anything, new or used
Our rant on Internet deliveries - Dreaming of better mail order deliveries

Also, take a look at our reward scheme / loyalty card page.

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