Cheap deals for back-to-school essentials

Cheap deals for back-to-school essentials

author: Emily

By Emily

Are your kids heading back to school next week? Take a look at these money-saving deals and offers to kit them out for term time.

If you’re hoping to bag some last-minute back-to-school supplies over the weekend, these deals could be just the ticket.

Cheap school uniform deals

‘Free’ £15 school uniform with Topcashback

If you’re a new Topcashback member, you could claim up to £15 back if you shop with Matalan before Sun 15 Sep (or before 5,000 have claimed the offer). With sweatshirts from as little as £3 and trousers from £5, you could bag a new school uniform for free.

Here’s what you can expect to pay at Matalan:

  • 2x polo shirts - £2.50-£6
  • Sweatshirt- £3-£5
  • Skirt - £3-£5
  • Trousers - £5-£7

Aldi school uniform from £4.50

Unsurprisingly, you can find the cheapest school uniform items at your local Aldi store. 

Expect to find these deals while stocks last: 

  • 2x polo shirts - £1.75
  • Sweatshirt - £1
  • Skirt or trousers - £1.75

Asda - George school uniform from £7.50

Asda offers full school uniforms online for kids aged 2-16 from as little as £7.50. You can head to your nearest store but the cheapest items are online exclusives:

  • 2x polo shirts - £2.50-£4
  • Sweatshirt - £2-£5 (online exclusive)
  • Skirt - £3-£5 (online exclusive)
  • Trousers - £3-£5 (online exclusive)

Cheap stationery deals


Online retailer Amazon has plenty of current deals on pens and markers, from just £2.99. Ordering with a Prime membership account will help you get everything you need before term kicks in.   

WHSmith - £5 off £20 spend and half-price deals

If you enter the code 'BTS19' when you check out on WHSmith, you can take off £5 if you’ve spent £20 or more. Plus, they’re offering up to half price on their back to school essentials, including pens, sketch pads and ring binders.  

Ryman - over half price on supplies

Ryman has lots of brilliant back to school deals that are better than half price, while stocks last. 

Cheap school backpacks

Ryman backpacks from £12.99

Head over to Rymans where you’ll find school backpacks starting from just £12.99 

Sports Direct backpacks from £10

Sports Direct have a range of sports label backpacks, including this Nike backpack for £12.99 and other backpacks for less than £10

Disclaimer: All information and links are correct at the time of publishing.

author: Emily

By Emily

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