Posted 23rd Nov 2020
Welcome to one of the biggest communities on hotukdeals with over 300 members all obsessed with the LEGO Brick.

Feel free to ask anything LEGO and LEGO related. From new sets to retiring ones, latest deals and announcements this thread is (hopefully) the one stop thread for the HUKD LEGO community.



Thread News & Updates & Competitions

(Update: 18/05/2022)

Vote for one of three rejected IDEAS sets to be given a second chance. With the Target x LEGO colab you can get the chance to own one of three amazing sets.

Vote here

ideas.lego.com/blo…42c

Voting ends 31st May 2022. One vote per account. Account required.

(Update: 01/12/2020)

We have finally got a name for the thread

Brickin' It LEGO Lounge - thanks to @Ivor-NoReasonToCare and @mrsandmum whos names tied in the vote and were combined to a name which actually sounds pretty epic



Best places for LEGO news and reviews

- Brickset: Brickset home page | Brickset: LEGO set guide and database
- Brickfanatics: LEGO News, Reviews and Builds - Brick Fanatics
- Bricksfanz: BricksFanz | Fuelling your LEGO® lifestyle

Other useful resources

Retailers Exclusive sets and where to find them
Latest round of retirements - Summer 2022
Got a broken or missing LEGO piece from your set? - See how to get free replacement bricks here - credit to @Dan_82 for posting



Top LEGO retailers


- Amazon.co.uk
- John Lewis & Partners
- Smyths Toys Superstore
- LEGO Shop
- Argos

Many more great places to get your LEGO from, above are the best places to look first if searching for a new set, retired set or a good deal.

The LEGO Brand stores in the UK & Ireland:

England - Birmingham - Bluewater - Brighton - Bristol - Leeds - London Leicester Square - London Westfield - London Westfield Stratford - Liverpool - Manchester - Newcastle Metrocentre - Milton Keynes - Sheffield - Southampton - Watford
Scotland - Edinburgh - Glasgow
Wales - Cardiff
Ireland - Dublin (opening soon)
Northern Ireland - N/A



Get to know the Lingo

Some terms, phrases and abbreviations commonly used when talking LEGO

K/T/AFOL - Kid, Teen or Adult fan of LEGO
PAB - Pick a Brick (a LEGO pick and mix found at LEGO stores)
BAM - Build a Minifigure (a minifigure building stand at LEGO stores)
D2C - Direct to Consumer (sets sold only via LEGO Shop)
CMF - Collectable Minifigure - referring to the LEGO Minifigure series blind bags
MOC - My Own Creation - a build you made with no instructions
GWP - Gift with Purchase - a free LEGO set you get when making a purchase (mostly from LEGO Shop)
UCS - Ultimate Collectors Series - a series of advanced detailed Star Wars sets, sometimes used in other themes
Polybag - a LEGO set packaged in a polyethylene bag



Thread Rules

Just a few simple rules to keep the thread running smoothly

- No leaked watermarked images (or links to leaked images)
- No spoilers for the latest and popular blockbusters and TV series
- Avoid arguing with users, make this thread kind and welcoming to new users
- Links to eBay and Facebook marketplace listings are allowed, but please make sure the seller is legit and has good rating - lets say 95% onwards.
- Of course abide by hotukdeals rules too
Community Updates
Glentoran101
-LEGO® Customer Service
00800 5346 5555
(If that number isn’t working change the 1111 to 5555)
Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm GMT
Saturday and Sunday 9am to 4pm GMT.

-MINDSTORMS / LEGO Education Tech Support
00800 5346 0000

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm GMT.

-Link to the customer service page where you can find the chat function and email contact form.
lego.com/en-gb/service/

-HUKD AFOL Magazines.
sites.google.com/mc.…ome

-Target ideas set vote
ideas.lego.com/blo…333

-Telegraph newspaper lego vouchers.telegraph.co.uk/vouchercodes/lego

-Emails you can contact for support but please only use these when you need to take it further all general enquires please use customer service

Atul.bhardwaj@lego.com

Carsten.rasmussen@lego.com

Marina.edwards@lego.com

Colette.burke@lego.com

Vincent.plane@lego.com

privacy.officer@LEGO.com
Dann_Close
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legodealsmad
thebrickfan.com also a good source of information.
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Latest voucher codes from @Pennypup1
Easter egg over £55
telegraph.co.uk/vou…ego

Photo frame over £30
groupon.co.uk/dis…afl
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