50 things you’ll LOVE from the pound shop this Halloween!

50 things you’ll LOVE from the pound shop this Halloween!

I took Little Miss Diva on a trip to Poundland in Bedminster to have a look at their Halloween selection. This is how we got on… Sometimes when you haven’t got much money but think you deserve a cheap treat, there’s nothing better than your local pound shop. And if...
Free & cheap things to do in Bristol this weekend

Free & cheap things to do in Bristol this weekend

Stuck for something to do with the kids that is free and affordable now summer is over? Don’t despair, I’ve found five events going on this weekend in Bristol that won’t batter your bank balance… 1. I’m hoping to get to the M Shed for its...
MOT your car for just £1. Offer valid for 13 months.

MOT your car for just £1. Offer valid for 13 months.

Welcome back to Broke in Bristol – the blog that helps you save money, make money and live life to the full on a shoestring. You know I love a bargain – so when I came across this particular deal I did a little whoop of joy! This month Halfords are offering a free MOT...
Save £££s on school uniform!

Save £££s on school uniform!

Are you seeing back to school signs and not only thinking “where did summer go”? but also “…and just how am I meant to afford a whole new uniform?” While we might not be able to help with the first question (although I think I saw it...