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MR16 / GU5.3 LED Bulbs 4w Watt Light Bulb - WARM WHITE - Equivalent to 45W-50W Halogen - Direct Fit - 300 Lumens - SPECIAL PRICE! ***FREE DELIVERY***
MR16 / GU5.3 LED Bulbs 4w Watt Light Bulb - WARM WHITE - Equivalent to 45W-50W Halogen - Direct Fit - 300 Lumens - SPECIAL PRICE! ***FREE DELIVERY***

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Check your light fitting is suitable first!, 31 Jan 2012
I bought these to replace the six (2 x 3s) halogen bulbs in the kitchen. These give out a much better light in my opinion, plus they barely get warm and use a fraction of the electricity!

My only criticism: when first installed the light fitting buzzed quite loudly. Someone else mentioned transformer problems and I assumed it was the light fitting itself at fault. I'm no electrician and was at a bit of a loss, until I replaced one of the three with a normal halogen and the buzzing stopped. Not a 100% ideal scenario but far better than using all halogens.

Having investigated several different makes before I settled on these I can say these are excellent quality and an absolute bargain at this price.


De'Longhi DNC65 Compressor Free Compact Dehumidifier
De'Longhi DNC65 Compressor Free Compact Dehumidifier
Price: £160.65

9 of 13 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Unreliable item AND unreliable seller, 8 Nov 2010
Worked for just over a month. Contacted the seller 'Allergymatters' who won't even reply to emails. Won't be using them again


Wii Fit Workout Kit (Wii)
Wii Fit Workout Kit (Wii)

171 of 175 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars AVOID!!!, 22 Oct 2008
Contents:
Wii Fit Rechargeable Battery (£3.94 elsewhere on amazon)
Non Slip mat (flimsy)
Drink Bottle (worth a couple of quid)
Workout Towel (tiny & poor quality)
Sweat Bands (of the same thin towelling as above)
2lbs Dumbbells (just about OK)

This listing would lead you to believe it is authentic Wii merchandise - it isn't. Worth a fraction of the £39 asking price. I am sending mine back forthwith.
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Shortbus [DVD]
Shortbus [DVD]
Dvd ~ Sook Yin Lee
Price: £4.95

22 of 48 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Yawningly pretentious, moi?, 16 Oct 2008
This review is from: Shortbus [DVD] (DVD)
I bought this after reading all the rave reviews on this very page and, feeling rather duped, I now feel it is my duty to be one of the few voices of sanity.
This is simply an arty-farty porn movie. A group of annoying characters with 'issues' talk a lot and indulge in hardcore sex.
"What's wrong with that?" one may ask, but there is an awful lot wrong with it. Unable to identify with, believe in, or even LIKE any of the characters, it was difficult to care about any of 'em.
"But what about the sex?" Another failing. I have no idea who this film is aimed at - too gay to appeal to a straight male and all the women are utter mingers.
So we have no plot, awful characters, ugly sex and ZERO eroticism.
I have no problem with pornography per se, but everyone knows how bad a 'porno-with-plot' invariably is, and that is all this boils down to in the end.
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Soul Calibur IV (PS3)
Soul Calibur IV (PS3)
Offered by Game Dealz
Price: £10.55

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Old faithful, 1 Aug 2008
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
This review is from: Soul Calibur IV (PS3) (Video Game)
Fans of SC2+3 should know what to expect - same old same old - nothing much different here. Having said that, why tinker with (almost) perfection?
Story mode, arcade mode, a quest this time up and down a tower, it's all pretty familiar. More customisable than before, and enhanced damage effects mean if you hit em hard enough their clothes fall off! Still within the realms of decency of course.
Fighting styles aren't as varied as, say, Tekken (coming soon, hopefully) and mastering only a couple should see you through to the end, but what has always been special about this game (in my opinion) is it's beauty - and through HDMI on an HDTV it LOOKS amazing.
Haven't tried online yet (need to change my ISP) but this is where the REAL fun should start.
There are several new characters depending on format, but despite owning both consoles I have no intention of getting it on 360 - who on earth wants to be Yoda? On PS3 Darth Vader kicks some mean butt with some fancy moves or what about the equally hard Jedi apprentice?
A gritty blood 'n guts beat-em-up it isn't, but highly recommended if you like your violence a little more refined.


The IT Crowd - Series 1 [DVD] [2006]
The IT Crowd - Series 1 [DVD] [2006]
Dvd ~ Richard Ayoade
Offered by TwoRedSevens
Price: £5.08

7 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Why do you never see any cockney goths?, 19 Oct 2006
I agree with a previous reviewer - "canned laughter is over used, badly performed, badly directed". I should add: low-budget, telegraphed jokes, over-used stereotypes... need I go on? DESPITE, or maybe BECAUSE of all these things, this was possibly the funniest thing on TV this year. The entire cast are fabulous, Chris Morris was a delight and Noel Fielding as Richmond actually made me do a little wee.

I understand series 2 starts in January 2007 and I can't wait! Until then this DVD will have to do.


When You Kiss Me/Up! [DVD]
When You Kiss Me/Up! [DVD]
Dvd ~ Shania Twain

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Grandma's knitwear, 3 Jan 2004
This review is from: When You Kiss Me/Up! [DVD] (DVD)
If Shania prancing around for three minutes in a big jumper in black & white is your idea of fun, then buy this DVD - otherwise don't bother!


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