Meerkat Movies trick: £1ish gets 2for1 films for a year

Those darling TV meerkats (or annoying little pests depending on your view) have a deal where, if you buy via their site, you get 2for1 cinema tickets on Tuesdays or Wednesdays FOR A YEAR. And we’ve a trick to get it for £1ish…

Trick to pay 1p for £6 Lenor fabric conditioner - EXPIRED

Having your clothes smelling fresh has possibly never been cheaper than with this coupon-stacking trick, which, done right, lets you pay just a penny for a fancy 1L bottle of Lenor.

FREE outdoor gyms – could you save £100s a year on gym membership?

Going to the gym to get fitter, healthier and in shape is great, but it comes at a price (and we don’t just mean giving up doughnuts). Before locking yourself into a costly gym membership – typically £120-£720 a year – or if you can’t afford it, consider giving free outdoor gyms a try. There are hundreds...

Free food & drink at London pop-up cafe if you 'pay' with (recyclable) plastic - EXPIRED

A rubbish café where you have to pay with plastic may not sound too appealing, until you learn it's a pop-up café where you can trade an empty plastic container for a free meal or coffee. Fanplastic!

How I got £68 of shopping for £5 with coupons (and you can too)

My hiatus from scaring supermarket cashiers is over. If you missed it, I’m back – see my leaving hospital after 85 days blog – and thanks to a wodge of coupons I’ve collected, I’ve just bagged £68-worth of shopping for just over £5. Anyone can do this, so I’m going to take you through it. You may...

How to bag a Travelodge room for £18

If you need a hotel room and don’t want to pay top dollar, you can stay at a Travelodge and pay just £17-£19 with this clever deal-stacking trick. Of course, Travelodge is known for its cheap rooms, and paying less than £30 per night isn’t uncommon – but at the moment you can go one better by...

Coupon Kid released back into the wild after 85 days in hospital

Wow… what is this place? It looks homely, and smells like the Yankee Candles my mum’s always burning. Am I actually home – or is it a dream? Nope, I’m not dreaming. After 85 days of being treated for Crohn’s Disease in hospital, I’m FINALLY FREE. But I’m not out of the woods yet. Far from it....

Cheap post-Easter chocs, eg, 17p Creme Eggs, 50p Cadbury eggs, £2 Lindt bunny – can you find ’em?

Easter and the four-day weekend are over, but you can cheer yourself up with some cracking deals on Easter chocolate. Retailers have now slashed the price of loads of Easter-themed items, meaning you can now grab a 12-pack of Creme Eggs for £2 at Sainsbury’s – effectively 17p per egg – also 25p Malteaster bunnies at Tesco, 50p...

FREE Ben & Jerry’s ice cream on Free Cone Day 2018

Here’s a scoop for you… it’s the date freebie and ice cream lovers circle in their diaries. Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day is back once again this month… On Tue 10 Apr, you can walk into a participating store between 12-8pm and walk out with a free ice cream in your hand and a smile on...

How I earned £75+ of coupons and freebies in one evening

As I’m still in hospital battling Crohn’s Disease, I’ve been taking some time off from terrorising the supermarket till staff with my usual stacks of coupons… but what I have been doing is collecting them up for when I’m back on my feet. Nothing gets between the Coupon Kid and his coupons! As you may already know,...