10 New Things: What’s New This Week?
(17th – 24th November, 2017)
Welcome to 10 New Things where every week I showcase 10 new launches or great deals in travel and interiors.
Please note that I do not receive payment to feature these products and services – I do so because I like them and/or they offer genuine value for money and I’d like to share them with my readers – thanks for all your support!
1. This Week We’re Loving…
This Stag Head Doorstop from the British Heart Foundation will put a little ‘animal magic’ into keeping your home stylish and costs £9.99.
2. Online Spot…
If you’ve got anyone in your family or group of friends who’s mad on cats, then you can’t go far wring with these ceramic cat mugs in a choice of design from Groupon.
They cost from £4.98 (delivery is £1.99) and are microwave and dishwasher safe.
3. Bargain Spot
This Winter Reed Diffuser Set from Aldi arrived in store yesterday and costs £ 5.98. It’ll allow you to keep your rooms smelling sweet, fresh and clean!
4. New Launch…
How unique is this Christmas Tree Wall Ladder from Sasse and Belle? You can use it to hang your cards on or simply use as a stunning decoration.
It’s from the Woodland Collection, measures 49cm, costs £4.95 and will have your friends asking where they can pick one up.
5. I’ve Got My Eye On….
Why is it that all little girls seem to be mad on donuts right now? Here’s something that would be a great Christmas pressie for donut-loving kids (and adults!)
These Doughnut Sprinkles Cushions cost from £4.99 from Prezzy Box and you can choose from pink icing to choco-sprinkles.
6. New Flight Launch…
German low-cost carrier, Eurowings, is launching twice-weekly flights from Birmingham to Berlin next month.
The new flight will operate on Fridays and Sundays from 1st December until 7th January 2018 catering for the Christmas market and New Year city break seekers.
Fares start from £39.99 one-way including taxes and charges.
7. UK Deal…
Haven is offering a saving of 25% on all dates and breaks in 2018 when booked before 5th February 2018.
There are 36 seaside locations to choose from and a whole host of activities for families including a SportsZone programmes, SplashZone heated indoor and outdoor pool complexes, plus family daytime and evening entertainment.
And if that’s not enough, adventure seekers can Segway their way in to 2018 exploring the wider park and whizz past beautiful coastlines, incredible nature reserves and take in stunning scenery. Prices for a three night break start at £157 for the whole family.
8. Worldwide Deal…
A-ROSA River Cruises is offering free cruises for children under 15 on all its departures and all itineraries.
One child can cruise for free for every full paying adult and a variety of cabin options are available depending on the ship/departure date including family cabins, suites and cabins with one extra bed and interconnecting cabins. Flights and transfers are paid for all.
The kids clubs are available for children aged four-15 years old with a variety of activities taking place each day.
9. Bargain Spot
Butlin’s has launched its entertainment line-up for 2018, which includes British ventriloquist and America’s Got Talent winner, Paul Zerdin; dance troupe Diversity; comedy duo, Dick and Dom; and Stephen Mulhern.
As an example, prices start from £60 per person for a four-night break at Butlin’s Skegness resort, based on two adults and two children sharing a silver self-catering apartment and arriving on March 12, 2018
10. What’s New?
easyHotel has opened its new 78-room hotel at 47 Castle Street in Liverpool.
The modern rooms offer comfort, essential fittings, integrated bathrooms and thoughtful touches, such as integrated USB ports in bedside tables for easy charging of mobile devices.
The hotel is within a 3-minute walk of the Liverpool One shopping area and a 10-minute walk of the main rail station.
Pssst..! This week’s interesting fact…
A new global survey carried out by momondo revealed that younger generations have less trust in other people than older generations.
So momondo launched a new initiative, designed to foster tolerance between children all over the world.
And they have made a new film, showing what happens when children from different places spend a month together… check it out!
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