Retailers launch Bank Holiday promotions

Retailers including B&Q, House of Fraser and Superdrug are launching four-day price events and promotions to attract shoppers during the May Bank Holiday weekend.

B&Q is launching a four-day price promotion offering customers 15% from today (Friday 30 April) until 3 May.

Department store chain House of Fraser is tempting customers with %30 off throughout the store during the holiday weekend.

Superdrug is offering up to half price on healthcare brands including Nivea and Gillette, while rival health and beauty retailer Boots is offering its Advantage card holders 10 loyalty points for every £1 spent on transactions over £15.

High street fashion retailer New Look is offering discounts and promotions of a range of lines in store this bank holiday.

The retailers have all launched national press campaigns to promote the one off Bank Holiday weekend deals.

The supermarkets are also vying for customers over the long-weekend. Asda, Sainsbury’s and Tesco have launched national press campaigns highlighting offers and promotions on food, alcohol, consumer electricals and clothing.

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