Shopping

(For shops I have used Amazon and have signed up for Tesco, but I would be grateful for comments on others)


http://www.argos.co.uk
– no delivery charge if over £100 – sales 2000 £50m

http://www.asda.co.uk
– no delivery to Goring

http://www.diy.co.uk/
– B&Q

http://www.wellbeing.com
– Boots by another name

http://www.comet.co.uk


http://www.conran.co.uk


http://www.debenhams.co.uk/



http://www.dirtnsurf.co.uk

http://www.dixons.co.uk

http://www.flowers2send.com


http://www.gadgetshop.com


http://www.halfords.com/


http://www.homebase.co.uk


http://www.iceland-shop.co.uk
– delivery free

http://www.iwantoneofthose.com


http://www.jessops.com/


http://www.johnlewis.com


http://www.jungle.co.uk
– owned by GUS and Argus, computers etc – sales 2000 £16m

http://www.lakelandlimited.co.uk
– Lakeland in Chichester

http://www.landsend.co.uk


http://www.marksandspencer.com/
– small delivery charge

http://www.mothercare.com


http://www.next.co.uk


http://www.past-times.com


http://www.rohan.co.uk
– Rohan in Chichester

http://www.safeway.co.uk/
– no delivery in Goring

http://www.sainsburystoyou.co.uk
– £5 delivery, but voucher sent to locals for first delivery free.

http://www.sainsburys.co.uk
– Christmas cooking ideas

http://www.whsmith.co.uk


http://www.superdrug.com
– no online shopping

http://www.tesco.com
– request CD delivery charge £5.00 – sales £6m per week – UK leader

http://www.thorntons.co.uk
– chocolates

http://www.viking-direct.co.uk
– low cost stationery delivered to your door

http://www.waitrose.com
– No delivery in Goring

http://www.waitrosedirect.co.uk/
– Wines to your door

http://www.woolworths.co.uk


http://www.safeway.co.uk
– no online shopping but a nice site

http://www.asda.co.uk/
– online shopping but not for Goring

http://www.enjoyment.co.uk/
Direct Mail shopping for wines and chockolates for Threshers in the UK


http://www.scoutedout.com

– a website advertising anumber of recommended tradesmen from Arundel and Littlehampton towards Goring – keep the cowboys out! But note, personal recommendation from a friend is always the best way.

Places to Order Books on the Internet

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http://www.amazon.co.uk
– the worlds largest book site, attracting 2M visitors/month, and low cost, with pages of reviews and links. Or you can find the book here and then buy from your local shop?


http://www.amazon.com
– the American branch of Amazon which may have something not stocked in the UK


http://www.abebooks.com
– splendid US site which will find secondhand books wherever, and you can choose how fast you want them delivered to you, even 2-3 days from the US.


http://www.bibliofind.com
– Secondhand books from all over with an efficient site and easy ordering


http://www.bol.com
– the new British bookshop on the Internet


http://www.bol.com
– Based in America but lowest cost, both for the books and for delivery by air. Join the Millionnaires Club for another 10% off


http://www.bookshop.co.uk
– also does a gift service where the book will be sent to your giftee with a hand-written note. Europe’s largest, owned by W H Smith


http://www.justbooks.co.uk
– buy or sell secondhand books, no charge to domestic users, a plain looking website, but rich in content


http://www.methvens.co.uk
or

http://www.samedaybooks.co.uk/
– an excellent chain of UK shops with a brand new website. Check if available, order, pick-up and pay, or deliver.


http://www.whsmith.co.uk
– good range and prices, but poor site and poor delivery


http://ukbookworld.com/
– second hand bboks in the UK


http://www.waterstones.co.uk/

Martin Foreman

Auditor at Museum of London
Natural history is something that fascinates me, and I'm always looking for new opportunities to expand my horizons.

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