These 5 home essentials will help you get through Tier 2 lockdown living

Add a little comfort to your home over the winter months with these 'quarantreats'
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  • As we continue to spend more and more time at home, take advantage of some of the great deals on right now. Following the end of the lockdown in England on December 2, many of us will still have to stay close to home. Much of the country will be in tier 2 lockdown, so socialising is down to a minimum and we have to choose our support bubbles wisely.

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    So whether you need some additional comfort while working from your kitchen, or want to take advantage of the crisp, yet sunny winter weather, we’ve got you covered.

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    5 home essentials you need for Tier 2 lockdown living

    Fitbit Inspire HR Health & Fitness Tracker: was £89.99, now £59.99, Amazon

    Struggling to stay active as you hang around at home all day? Get gentle reminders to move with this excellent exercise and fitness tracker from Fitbit. monitor your heart rate, calories and step count. You can also track and compare your sleep, so you can work on getting the best zzz’s.

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    Gardeco Steel Fire Pit: was £87.99, now £74.99, Wayfair

    This stylish large capacity fire pit is perfect to get you and your family outside during the winter months. It comes with a decorative criss-cross cut out for more fire visibility and exposure to the heat. It comes with a spark screen and lid, while it can use both charcoal and wood.

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    Echo Dot (3rd Gen), Smart speaker with Alexa: was £39.99, now £18.99, Amazon
    Need something to keep you entertained… or to talk to? For just £18.99, you get a 53% saving on Amazon’s third-generation Echo Dot. Blast your favourite music, podcast or audiobook while you’re working from home, and even play games.

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    Relaxwell by Dreamland Leopard Print Faux Fur Heated Throw: was £119.99, Now £89.99, Argos
    This fashionable deluxe Leopard print faux fur heated throw is a gorgeous way to stay warm this winter. Soft to the touch and perfect to snuggle under.

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    Violetta 20 Light Festoon Lighting: was £81.99, now £56.99
    Gorgeously light up your garden for winter and beyond with these brilliant 20 light festoon strings. Colour is the key to attractive festoon lighting and each chain can have white, or a single coloured or a multi-coloured bulb theme. They are very durable and are knitted together with a weatherproof PVC cable.

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