Where can I get an NHS discount?
In such challenging times, these are the companies showing the love to NHS staff through discounts, freebies and treats.
As NHS staff continue to face unprecedented pressure in the midst of the coronavirus epidemic, a huge number of brands are showing solidarity and support to those on the front line through discounts and freebies.
As well as supermarkets offering special shopping hours, huge numbers of fast-food chains, travel brands and homeware companies have also made an effort to offer a little something extra.
If you’re an NHS worker or know someone who is, we’ve rounded up the current discounts available right now to help you through.
Top food discounts
Whether it’s fast-food or fresh supermarket produce, here’s a breakdown of where NHS workers can get a discount or freebies.
All food and drink discounts
The coffee-making giant will be giving away 250,000 “ready-to-drink” Costa Coffee cans to NHS workers.
Pizza would go down a right treat if you’ve been on your feet all day and just need a warm meal pronto. That’s why NHS workers get up to 30% off their order at Domino’s.
- Las Iguanas
What about Mexican food? If it’s your thing, order from Las Iguanas and get 50% off takeaway food, plus a free can of Coke. Just have your NHS ID ready at collection or delivery.
As with many offers, NHS workers with an ID badge will be able to enjoy half-price food at Nando’s. The restaurant says it’s a way of saying thank you to the “heroes” for all that they’re doing.
Grab a bite to eat on your lunch break at Leon with 50% off takeaway food and free deliveries for NHS staff. You might also be able to pick up everyday food while you’re there, as the company continues to stock fresh produce to ease the pressure on supermarkets.
Top supermarket deals
Find out which supermarkets are doing their bit for NHS staff below, including priority trading hours and setting aside products.
All supermarket deals
For the NHS, police and fire services, Aldi is opening 30 minutes earlier on Sundays (between 9.30am and 10am).
Open 30 minutes early daily for NHS staff, Sainsbury’s could be a good place to stock up on kitchen essentials.
If you’re an Asda shopper, the retailer is prioritising NHS staff on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 8am and 9am.
Open an hour early between Monday and Saturday for all NHS workers, you should be able to pick up fresh produce when you need it. Just make sure to arrive between 7am and 8am.
Top fashion discounts
Whether it’s a new pair of comfy shoes you’re looking for or an oversized sweater for cosying up in, these key fashion stores are offering great discounts for NHS workers.
Gifts & experiences
While public transport is reduced, it’s vital that parking spaces are prioritised for NHS workers and staff. See which services currently offer discounts for those on the front line.
Whether you’re expecting or have just recently welcomed your new baby into the world, check out these key parenting discounts for NHS workers.
NHS workers can also upgrade to a newer phone for less!
NHS hospital parking
The government has announced it’s allowing the NHS Trust to scrap parking fees for all NHS staff, social care workers and NHS volunteers.
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