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  • Throw a BBQ to Remember This Summer

    Few things make for better social occasions in the summer months than a great barbecue with the people you like to spend time with the most.

    Though the British weather can be somewhat temperamental, a BBQ is always a great way to have a laugh and enjoy quality time when the sun does poke its head out.

    Poundstretcher is the ideal store to pop to if you’re planning a BBQ of your own. In our latest blog, we’ve picked out some of the products that can help you throw a BBQ to remember.

    For starters, be sure to take a look through our barbecue and fire pits range. This is where you can pick up all those sure-fire (no pun intended) hits for the big BBQ day.

    Here is where you will find our great affordable barbecue sets, including the kettle BBQ from Poundstretcher. This great steel design comes with two wheels to make portability a piece of cake, helping you sort your BBQ area out exactly as you want it.

    You can also maintain your barbecue with ease thanks to products such as our BBQ cleaning brushes and Bacofoil Nonstick.  

    We have a selection of flan dishes, roasting trays, foil platters and foil tray bakes that are the perfect accessory to your BBQ plans, helping you to prepare and serve food easily.

    And if the weather is looking super hot, why not pick up a 2 pack of ice blocks from Poundstretcher? These are a great way to keep food, drinks and your body cool in the heat!

    Poundstretcher also has an excellent range of food and drink that will certainly complement the main course on your BBQ day.

    We have a host of delicious drinks at excellent low prices that are the ideal way to cleanse the palette on those hot summer days. With classic fizzy drinks aplenty, be sure to stock up ahead of your BBQ.

    There’s also a host of snacks and crisps available, with a great variety of delicious light foods that are great to nibble on over the course of a hot BBQ day.

    And if you’re looking to add some extra flavour to your BBQ dish, take a browse through the range of sauces, spices and dressings we have available at Poundstretcher.

    And while you’re in the summer mood, be sure to take a look through our summer fun range too.

    To get hold of all the BBQ products you need this summer, simply head to your nearest Poundstretcher store. To find yours, enter your postcode into our Store Finder tool.

    If you like these bargains, check out our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube for even more!

  • Pick Up Your Chocolate Cake Day Necessities

    Just in case you needed an excuse to whip up something magical in the kitchen, January 27th is Chocolate Cake Day!

    At Poundstretcher, we have all the essentials you need to celebrate this day in style and create a chocolatey masterpiece to share with friends and family.

    So make sure you head to your nearest store and pick up everything you need to celebrate Chocolate Cake Day in style.

    Get your Cake Crafting Kit

    What do you need to make the perfect chocolate cake?

    Well, having the right ingredients to hand is key. There are a host of chocolate cake recipes available online, but they are all likely to contain:

    • Sugar
    • Eggs
    • Milk
    • Flour
    • Cocoa Powder
    • Baking powder
    • Vegetable oil

    Our range of cheap food and drink contains many of these products, allowing you to pick up all those cake-making essentials with ease.

    And why not take a look through our full range of chocolates, and pick up some tasty treats that can potentially be incorporated into your cake? It would certainly help create something amazingly different!

    Cake Accessories

    Next, you need the right cookware. At Poundstretcher, our selection includes oven trays, cooling racks, pans and more, so take a look. There are a great selection of trays available in our kitchen accessories selection!

    And our kitchen dining range includes a selection of oven gloves in different styles, so you can find your perfect set at Poundstretcher. We also have tea towels, cutlery sets and a host of kitchen essentials to pick from, so browse through our full range.

    There are also plates with ornate, heart-themed patterns that are ideal for serving your cakes on, so pick up some in store today.

    And we feel that cups of tea and coffee are the perfect complement to a lovely slice of cake, so pick up a few mugs from Poundstretcher and enjoy your chocolate cake with a tasty beverage.

    Once you’ve finished and couldn’t possibly eat another bite, you can keep your chocolate cake safe with something from our food storage selection.

    A trip to Poundstretcher can help you get everything you need to celebrate Chocolate Cake Day in style. So, find your nearest store today and start planning your trip for a weekend of delightful cake making!

    Oh, and be sure to take a peek at our Facebook and Twitter pages for more amazing bargains and competitions. And whilst you're there, why not show off some of your marvelous chocolate creations?

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