Many notebooks at great prices on this site. My recommendation however is this quality laptop (HP) at a good price with good stats.
For £408.24 you can have a top brand medium spec laptop perfect for anyone not running high intensity applications.
Product Description HP 6720s Notebook PC
Processor Intel® Core2 Duo Processor T5270, 1.40 GHz , 2 MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB
Hard Drive 120 GB 5400 rpm
Networking Network adapter - Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Bluetooth, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
Telecom Fax / modem - 56 Kbps
RAM 1 x 1024MB DDR2 + 1GB RAM FREE
Graphics Controller Mobile Intel Graphics Media Accelerator X3100, with up to 384-MB shared system memory
Built-in Devices Mono speaker, Wireless LAN aerial, Bluetooth aerial
Display 15.4", 1280 x 800 WXGA
Optical Storage DVD+/RW SuperMulti with Double Layer LightScribe Fixed
OS Provided Windows Vista Business with XP Professional Donwgrade Media
Dimensions (WxDxH) 3.2 (at front) x 35.8 x 26.7 cm
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year Collect and Return