IT is National Grandparents Day – a chance to thank them for all the times they take care of us.
But don’t fret if you didn’t realise. There is still plenty of time to spoil them. Here some great ideas that won’t break the bank.
OLD FAVOURITES: Who doesn’t love a helping of Italian comfort food? Treat your grandparents for less by heading to Bella Italia, where there is two-for-one on mains for grans and gramps today. Grandparents can choose from any of their favourite dishes, including tagliatelle capra and pizza gamberoni. You get one free main when bought with a full-price adult main. For more information visit bellaitalia.co.uk.
CHOC A LOT TO GIVE: Grandmas and grandads everywhere appreciate a box of chocolates. Cadbury Roses are a sure hit — and you can grab a box for just £4 at Tesco, down from £5.If your folks prefer Thorntons, boxes of Thorntons Moments are currently £2.50 at Tesco, down from £4.
SAVING: up to £1.50
WELL DESERVED DATE: Many pensioners are careful when it comes to their funds, but would love a day out without the stress of forking out. Consider giving the gift of a date or dinner for two. Groupon.co.uk has some fantastic deals across the country. I found a great offer for a champagne afternoon tea for just £49 for two, down from £98 — sure to go down a treat.
NO-TROUBLE BUBBLES: Toast your grandparents with a glass (or two) of bubbles — and you don’t have to fork out a fortune for a decent drop. I love Veuve Monsigny Champagne Brut, £12.49 at Aldi. The award-winning bubbly is crispy, light, super-tasty — and saves a fortune compared to bigger brands such as Veuve Clicquot Brut Yellow Label Champagne, £39 at Tesco.
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Deal of the day
KICK-START your Sunday with the new Weekend Special cafe deal at Morrisons. Get two hot or continental breakfasts and two juices for £11.99.
SAVE: up to £4.91
ENJOY a weekend fakeaway with a fish ’n’ chip supper. Head to Tesco to pick up Two Gastro Sea Salt and Black Pepper Dusted Basa Fillets for £2, down from £4.
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