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Cheap School Uniform Cut the cost of school clothes

Last updated: 20 Oct 2014
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Here's the lowdown on the best deals currently available if you want to get your kids kitted out ready for the new term.

Do let us know about any other bargain uniforms you spot, and chat about the quality of these items in the Cheap Uniform Deals discussion in the forum.

Note: Often stores sell items in multipacks and it isn't possible to buy them individually. When we quote prices in our headlines we take this into account and quote the cost of buying a full school uniform using multipacks.

Tesco logoTesco - school uniform from 6*In store and online, from age 3-16

Ongoing

You can get a full school uniform (ages 3-16) from £6 at Tesco*, both in store and online. But we've got some codes to get your kids kitted out for less. Be aware, stock is limited on certain items.

What do you get?

Prices change depending on size. Stores have different ranges, so not all items will be available at each.

How to get the uniform: In store and online. Click and collect is free at over 900 stores.

Asda logoAsda - school uniform from 6.50*In store and online, from age 3-16

Ongoing

Get a full school uniform (ages 3-16) from £6.50 at Asda*, both in store and online.

What do you get?

Prices change depending on size.

How to get the uniform: In store and online. Click and collect is free. Standard delivery's £2.95.

Debenhams logoDebenhams - school uniform from 8.60*In store and online, from age 3-16

Ongoing

You can get a full school uniform (ages 3-16) from £8.60 at Debenhams*.

What do you get?

How to get the uniform: In store and online at Debenhams. Delivery is £3.99 or free if you collect in the store.

Matalan logoMatalan - school uniform from 10*In store and online, from age 3-16

Ongoing

Get a full school uniform (ages 3-16) from £10 at Matalan*, both in store and online.

What do you get? 

Prices vary depending on size.

How to get the uniform: In store and online. Delivery's £3.95, or free if you collect from the store.

SainsburySainsbury's - school uniform from 10*In store only and available all year

Ongoing

Get a school uniform (it doesn't currently have trousers) from £10 at Sainsbury's* as part of its TU range.

What do you get?

How to get the uniform: Only selected stores sell clothing so use the location function to find your nearest Sainsbury's selling kids' wear. The TU clothing range isn't available online.

Argos logoArgos - school uniform from 11*In store and online, from age 3-10

Ongoing

Get a whole school uniform (ages 3-10) from £10.97 at Argos*.

What do you get?

How to get the uniform: In store and online. Delivery's £3.95, or you can reserve and collect in store for free.

BHS logoBHS - school uniform from 12*In store and online, from age 4-16

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You can get a full school uniform (ages 4-16) from £12 at BHS*. Be aware, stock's quite limited at the moment.

What can you get?

Prices change depending on size.

How to get the uniform: In store and online at BHS. Delivery's £3.95 or free if you collect in store.

John Lewis logoJohn Lewis - school uniform from 12.50*Includes Standard and Basics range

Ongoing

Get a Standard or Basics full school uniform (ages 3-16) at John Lewis* from £12.50.

Some items in the Standard range are currently on sale, so you may find that it's cheaper than the Basics range for certain products.

What do you get?

Standard:

Basics:

Prices change depending on size.

How to get the uniform: In store and online at John Lewis*. Delivery's £3, click and collect from selected John Lewis and Waitrose stores is free.

Marks and Spencer logoMarks and Spencer - school uniform from 17*Available all year, in store and online.

Ongoing

Get a full school uniform (ages 3-16) from £17 in store and online at Marks and Spencer*.

What do you get?

Prices change depending on size.

How to get the uniform: In store and online at M&S*. Delivery's £3.50, and you can get free next day delivery to over 450 M&S stores.

Next logoNext - school uniform from 17Online and in some stores

Ongoing

Get a full school uniform (ages 3-16) in store and online, from £17 at Next.

What do you get?

Prices change depending on size. Always available online and in some stores.

How to get the uniform: In store and online. Delivery is £3.99 or free to any store.

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