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HUKD 12 Days of Christmas - DAY TWO

zarguio Avatar
8y, 11m agoPosted 8 years, 11 months ago
On the first day of Christmas love_a_bargain and Mike73 dealt for me: a 2Gb MP3 player

WELCOME TO DAY TWO OF THE HUKD TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS COMPETITION - DAY TWO!!!

If HOTUKDEALS isnt running a 12 days of Christmas this year then I'm happy to start one myself..unfortunately no amazon vouchers up for grabs - but would be fun to do a little searching nonetheless.

For each of the twelve days, HOTUKDEALS members must find the CHEAPEST GENUINE ONLINE price for a given item and post it into the given thread for that day. Your price MUST include:

1) Description of the item with title
2) Where you've seen it (HAS TO BE ONLINE!)
3) Final price as it would leave your bank account. This has to include any postage.
4) Any mention of QUIDCO, IPOINTS, MUTUALPOINTS or other cash/points back schemes off the back of the deal. Just a word on this - in the event of a tie and ONLY in the event of a tie, QUIDCO and/or others will be taken into consideration.
5) Your posting must begin 'MY ENTRY IS' so we can tell quickly that your posting is...well..an entry rather than just a comment. Ok? :)
6) Non UK STERLING deals are allowed. But please use http://www.xe.com as your conversion tool to £ STERLING and post an IMAGE of that conversion with your posting. The rate changes throughout the day!
7) Items should be delivered to your door. Deals where you can pick up items in-store won't count.
8) Unlike in last years' competition, REFURBS ARE allowed in this competition. They would be mentioned in the final posting onto the main board if appropriate (and cheaper!). However, its the new, non-refurb winner whose deal will be given precedence as there is a big chance that the refurb item will be withdrawn or made out of stock over a short period of time.
9) Be inventive, and think outside of the box :)

Each search day will run from 9AM UNTIL 7.30PM and results will feature at the end of that day - the winner announced then. zarguio (i.e. me, and anyone else appointed in case I get really busy! ) has the final say over the winner for each day. We'd be starting on the 12th and running until the 23rd.

Items to be searched for each day will be broad rather than specific - giving you more scope to argue your case. Posters who remember last year's competition will know what I mean. Unlike last year however, you're allowed more than one entry - as many as you like. We're after the cheapest price here. I'm not a mod so can't delete or edit postings so its up to you to tow the line :)

Finally, again - I'm really sorry, but there's no prize for each day as I'm poor - unless ADMIN wish to add some vouchers here?!?!?, so its just for the love of searching. If anyone wishes to contribute a prize then that would be great. I believe a chappie offered some webserver space just before the thread was pulled - or was I imagining things? Get in touch if you have something to give back to the board

Right folks - this is DAY TWO. And you'll be wanting DAY TWO'S QUEST. So that is:

FIND THE CHEAPEST ONLINE PRICE FOR TWO DOZEN NEW CHRISTMAS CRACKERS (THE PAPER KIND!). BEYOND THAT DESCRIPTION, YOU CAN BE AS INVENTIVE AS YOU LIKE. Include postage into it, take away any vouchers (these have to be usable by anyone) and post it up on this thread, taking note of the guide above.

You'll have until 7.30pm tonight to post the cheapest price you can find on the web. Any entries placed after that time wont be taken into consideration.

All the very best of luck, and merry Christmas!

Me (x)
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8y, 11m agoPosted 8 years, 11 months ago
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#1
Don't worry zarguio, its the new layout making it hard for anyone to get anywhere! Ive been trying to find day 2s quest since 9:30...
#2
haha - oh dear. Hope others find us ok :)
#3
My entry is...

Tesco.com

The value packs are 82p each and come in boxes of 6, so we need 4 boxes which = £3.28
Delivery = £5.99

Oh dear, £9,27 isn't very good is it :oops:
#4
love_a_bargain
My entry is...

Tesco.com

The value packs are 82p each and come in boxes of 6, so we need 4 boxes which = £3.28
Delivery = £5.99

Oh dear, £9,27 isn't very good is it :oops:




Well - you're the winner so far, unless another cheaper deal comes up :)
#5
this is really difficult today! I cant believe its cheaper to buy a 2gb mps player than 24 tesco value christmas crackers!
#6
MY ENTRY IS
Wilko Christmas Sparkle Crackers x 15 @ £2.49 each
http://www.wilkinsonplus.com/invt/0116507

Items Sub Total £4.98

Delivery £ 2.95

Total: £7.93
(including £1.18 VAT)
#7
mrmr25
MY ENTRY IS
Wilko Christmas Sparkle Crackers x 15 @ £2.49 each
http://www.wilkinsonplus.com/invt/0116507

Items Sub Total £4.98

Delivery £ 2.95

Total: £7.93
(including £1.18 VAT)


ooooh - and he/she/it takes the lead :)
#8
I'm a HE, although I have been called it on occasion.
Sorry its 30 crackers instead of the 24 requested :p
#9
mrmr25
I'm a HE, although I have been called it on occasion.
Sorry its 30 crackers instead of the 24 requested :p


LOL - didnt want to cause offence. Not since the incident in New Orleans. Anyway....

...30 is fine. 24 crackers minimum, let's say :)
#10
dammit!! back i go!
#11
Been trying to find this too: although don't have time to search at the moment.

Crackers is a hard one for online...
#12
My (2nd) entry is:
12 Christmas Bunny Mini Crackers http://www.theworks.co.uk/product_details.php?product_id=3404

or

12 Teddy Bear Mini Crackers http://www.theworks.co.uk/product_details.php?product_id=3403

@ £1.25 each

Sub total £2.50

Standard delivery £2.95

Total price £5.45
#13
mrmr25
My (2nd) entry is:
12 Christmas Bunny Mini Crackers http://www.theworks.co.uk/product_details.php?product_id=3404

or

12 Teddy Bear Mini Crackers http://www.theworks.co.uk/product_details.php?product_id=3403

@ £1.25 each

Sub total £2.50

Standard delivery £2.95

Total price £5.45



Very impressive.....

.....£5.45 is our price to beat today!
#14
MY ENTRY IS from The Works Online
[CENTER]BARCODE [/CENTER]
[LEFT]ITEM
[/LEFT]
[CENTER]PRICE
QTY
REMOVE
TOTAL
5015934291634[/CENTER]
[LEFT]12 Christmas Bunny Mini Crackers
BOOK / ISBN
[/LEFT]
[RIGHT]£1.25[/RIGHT]


[CENTER]£2.50[/CENTER]






SUBTOTAL : [CENTER]£2.50[/CENTER]




SHIPPING : [CENTER]£2.95
Confirm Postage Cost on Next Page[/CENTER]



[LEFT]TOTAL : [/LEFT]
[CENTER]£5.45[/CENTER]

http://www.theworks.co.uk/basket.php
#15
Just pipped to the post there taran_j

Great minds think alike though eh? :)
#16
crikey - didn't look like that in the typing box... i just copied and pasted.. oops! can't get hang of this new site yet... ah well, at least its unmissable! just to confirm what exactly it is -
they are 2 X 12 Mini Bunny Xmas Crackers at £1.25 per pack = £2.50 + £2.95 postage making £5.45 sorry bout above post
#17
ah well, this new thing doesn;t update if i press refresh- nohing here a min ago.. i'm really not getting on well with these changes!
#18
taran_j
ah well, this new thing doesn;t update if i press refresh- nohing here a min ago.. i'm really not getting on well with these changes!


No problems, we're all getting used to it.

Hope you can find a deal even cheaper though!
#19
This day's competition closes at 7.30 this evening.

Good luck all!
#20
http://www.wilkinsonplus.com/invt/0116507

£2.49 for 15 x 2 = £4.98 delivered to nearest store free
#21
devil_tez
http://www.wilkinsonplus.com/invt/0116507

£2.49 for 15 x 2 = £4.98 delivered to nearest store free


Hi devil_tez
Sorry - we can't have that one. Rules state that the deal must be delivered to your door, so you can't pick up from a store. Sorry :(

zarguio
#22
So that's all for today folks. And the winner is............mrmr25

Well done sir. Your 2 x 12 Christmas Bunny Mini Crackers Here:

http://www.theworks.co.uk/product_de...roduct_id=3404

Get you the win at a total price £5.45 for 24...nice one!! It'll be posted up in the main forum a little later.

And so onto day three...keep an eye out tomorrow morning from 9.30am for DAY THREE OF HUKD 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!!!

See you there

zarguio

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