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Posted on Monday, 1st December 2014
This is just a small selection of the great deals you can get, I've taken to carrying my NUS extra card and just showing it at the till everywhere. I often get 10% even if they don't advertise any discounts! Try it and see for yourself. I got my NUS extra card with my bank account, it was worth checking the banks offers, as I nearly didn't notice it!
discounts various %
Buy everything from text books with a discount, or use to get presents for your family this Christmas. Firstly remember to check out Black Friday and regular promotions. http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/help/customer/display.html/?ie=UTF8&camp=1634&creative=19450&linkCode=ur2&nodeId=200217300&tag=grimed-21
Dominos work hard to make themselves the student favourite and first choice for American style take away pizza. That is why they always offer the best student deals and affordable prizes. If you like you can also take advantage of the Dominos 2 for Tuesdays promotion. It allows anyone to get 2 medium or large pizzas for the price of 1 on a Tuesday night. Also look out for local Dominos vouchers handed out at freshers week for some of the best Dominos student discounts around.
Claim your 25% off a £25 spend with your NUS Extra card/account.
Pizza Hut has been serving delicious pizza in the UK for forty years now. Their first pizza restaurant opened in Islington, London in 1973. They now have over 600 sites across the country where you can get everything from Italian-style pizza to those famous Cheesy Bites, not forgetting their legendary salad bar and my favourite, the Ice Cream Factory! Use your NUS Extra card at the checkout. Offer valid Sunday – Thursday inclusive. Doesn’t work on meal deals.
The only supermarket offer I could find! Though a little pricey than others, I have one on my way home which is handy for topping up on groceries, before my big shop.
The 10% Co-op student discount is only available to those with an NUS Extra card in store.
Who doesnt like donuts? Buy a box for your flatmates, one way to win friends At the moment the Krispy Kreme student discount is 20% when you show your NUS card at your local store.
Bella Italia is an Italian Cafe, Bar and Restaurant chain with locations in most major cities in the UK. Students are invited to pop down just for a coffee or a full blown meal. It’s a great place to go for a date or just a meal with mates. With a valid NUS card the student discount is 20% off the food bill. Not bad! Offer available Monday – Wednesday, a maximum of four people per card. Not valid on Bank Holidays or Valentine’s Day. Not to be redeemed in conjunction with any other offer, set menu or Tesco Clubcard deal token. Also, look out for when Bella Italia run student discount nights with up to 50% off your food bill! This is a huge saving that could make eating out about the same cost as eating in!
Frankie and Benny's Italian-American restaurant, booth style dining, and a menu I adore. Student discount for NUS Extra card holders only. You must order at least 2 main courses off the menu and it excludes Mondays from 5pm-11pm.
Over 40 varieties of burger, all handmade, so are the chips! including a range of Stuffed Burgers, Sliders & rare-breed Jimmy’s Farm burgers. I love the cheddar & chilli relish filling The student discount is 15% off the whole menu with a standard NUS card and as an added bonus you get 30% off on Mondays after 3pm (excluding bank hols).
Also, buy a cinema ticket at Cineworld, Sheffield often there is a buy 1 burger get another for £1 deal on reverse. If you are in a group each person will have to show their NUS card.
up to 40%
Amazingly Pizza Express has been around in the UK since 1965. They have a claim to fame of being one of the most popular food chains in the UK and they are definitely a student favourite thanks to all of their deals and offers, including their Orange Wednesdays buy one get one free Pizza. Pizza Express only offer a student discount discount to NUS Extra card users and it’s 40% off on Mondays and Tuesdays, and 20% off on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
YoSushi, found in Meadowhall, Sheffield, next to House of Frazer. You have to join their 'love sushi' club, but you get a voucher for 25% off, 1 voucher per person.
Genie Gadgets is dedicated to providing a host of mouth-watering gadgets, gizmos, toys and lifestyle stuff. They hunt them down from all over the world and make sure that they’re up to scratch, and they've been in the gadget business since the turn of the century, so they’re pretty up to speed on what’s hot and what’s not. Perfect for Valentine’s Day, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, Christmas or Birthdays, you’ll find great gift ideas for any occasion from a great range of quirky gifts, toys and gadgets. The deal cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may be updated by the discount partner at any point. A valid Student Card UK must be held to receive the offer. Student ID must be shown if requested.
Discount Code: SCARD10 www.geniegadgets.com
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Your mother's present sorted! Luxury British Chocolatier and Cocoa Grower. Immerse yourself in their stylish range of gifts for all occasions and this season’s celebrations. Discover their commitment and devotion to making exciting, authentic and adventurous chocolate by unearthing exceptional ingredients and using plenty of passion. Available in any Hotel Chocolat store in the UK.The deal cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may be updated by the discount partner at any point. Just show a valid Student Card UK card to receive the offer. Student ID must be shown if requested.
Get yourself smelling bootiful this Christmas, oh and pick up a few presents too at The Body Shop. Natural skin care, make-up, body butter, aromatherapy, hair care, and all your bath and body essentials. Deal available online only. £15 minimum spend. The deal cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may be updated by the discount partner at any point. A valid Student Card UK must be held to receive the offer. Student ID must be shown if requested.
Discount Code: SPICE www.thebodyshop.co.uk
Make some presents and cards to save money and spread a little love, with 10% off supplies! http://www.hobbycraft.co.uk/student
For the journey home to your family, get 1/3 off your fares with a 16-25 railcard. The deal cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and may be updated by the discount partner at any point. A valid Student Card UK must be held to receive the offer. Student ID must be shown if requested.
Discount Code: SAVE10 www.16-25railcard.co.uk
I hope you found those useful, I certainly am using these, and have most of my present ready to take home for the holidays.
Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Let us know if there are any other Sheffield student Deals.