- Automatic Needle Threader Item Code: MS10209Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.The Automatic Needle Threader is an ingenious device that is perfect for all embroidery fans that struggle threading a needle.Express Delivery Available£5.95 with VAT Relief
- Rug Stops - Pack Of 8 Item Code: MS25477Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.Rug Stops - Pack Of 8These handy rug stops help keep rugs and mats in place around the home helping to prevent slips and trips as they stops rug corners from curling. Just press to stick on and wash with soapy water to re-use. Works well on hard floors. Sold as a pack of 8 they can be used on rugs at the front and back door and can be re-used.Features Rug stops are ideal solution for keeping rugs and mats in place around the home.Stops rugs and mats from curling at the ends. Preventing slips and trips.Works on the majority of mats and rugs.Simple to use by sticking down with no sticky residue.Re-usable - just wash with soapy water.8 per packSpecificationsColour: BlackDepth (mm): 75Design: TRIANGLEHeight (mm): 2.8Net weight (kg): 0.16Overall Dimensions (LxWxH) (mm): 150X75X2.8Overall Height (mm): 0.028Width (mm): 75Express Delivery Available
- Aluminum Chess Set Item Code: MS22897Want it fast? Pick it up at our Store or choose Express Delivery in checkout.Express Delivery AvailableSpecial PriceWas: £8.50Save: £4.30
- Mains USB Charger 5V 2.1A Item Code: MS31284Special PriceWas: £9.95Save: £3.00
- Electronic Ear Cleaner Item Code: MS28716No need for potentially dangerous cotton buds this handy Ear Cleaner effectively cleans out wax in a kinder, safer, more hygienic way! Complete with 3 reusable, washable silicon tips, a filter, a cleaning brush and base for convenient storage and access.Electronic Ear Cleaner FeaturesUses 2 x AA batteries (not included)Complete with 3 reusable, washable silicon tips, a filter, a cleaning brush and base for convenient storage and access
- Wrap Around Sunglasses Item Code: MS28709The special wrap around design of these smart and stylish, tough poly-carbonate Sunglasses blocks out more harmful UVA and UVB rays than a regular shape, because of the extra area it protects. In spite of this they don't restrict your field of vision and can even be safely worn over existing spectacles.Wrap Around Sunglasses FeaturesGreat for watersports, skiing, walking, jogging etc, and an essential for your holidays at home or abroadInvaluable for motorists all year round - in Summer to reduce glare and in Winter when the sun is low in the sky
- Hands Free Hair Dryer Holder Item Code: MS29840The Hands Free Hair Dryer Stand allows the user to style hair without having to struggle holding a bulky hair dryer. Slip the hair dryer into the holder, position it and let go for hands free hair drying. Ideal for people with a limited dexterity. Holder will securely hold hair dryers with handles up to 5.5cm in diameter. The 55cm flexible goose neck will bend and pivot allowing you to position the hair dryer to the angle that best fits your needs. Suction cup for ease of use so it can be fixed to any clean flat surface.£11.89 with VAT Relief
- Wireless Bathroom Pull Alarm Item Code: MS29826FREE ShippingThis bathroom emergency call alert is a wireless safety device used to call for assistance when you need help in the bathroom. Just pull the cord and it will transmit an alert to the wireless home alert receiver. Housed in a water resistant case the device can be mounted to the ceiling or to a sidewall. With a 2 metre long pull cord that has adjustable length and 2 pull handles that can be triggered by one finger.£58.69 with VAT Relief
- Crazy Chef Item Code: MS29138Crazy ChefCrazy Chef is a little lady with a big temper.And if there’s one thing that really gets her wild, it’s dirty, greasy microwave ovens.So just fill her with water and vinegar and stand her in the microwave.Then watch as cleaning, disinfecting steam rises from the top of her head. In under 10 minutes the steam will loosen grease and grime, making vigorous rubbing and scrubbing unnecessary. Hotheaded, steam-cleaning Crazy Chef is dishwasher-safe, and stands 15cm tall.
- Soothing Sounds Dial Item Code: MS28083Soothing Sounds DialDesigned to help you relax and wind down after a long day, Soothing Sounds offers a choice of twelve realistic nature sounds and ambient compositions. Any of the sounds helps to relieve stress and ease insomnia, while the nature sounds offer respite from the effects of tinnitus. With a simple, intuitive design, operation is as simple as dialling your sound. As well as continual sound, the device includes a 30, 60 or 90 minute timer with optional fade, allowing you to drift off to sleep naturally.FeaturesElegant sound generator to aid relaxation and meditationChoice of twelve realistic nature sounds and ambient compositionsAttractive, minimalist design with simple dial controlAdjustable volume and a choice of 30, 60 and 90 minute timer, with fadeIncludes headphone socket for personal enjoymentCan be powered by mains adapter or 4 x AA batteriesIdeal to help with relaxation or insomnia, and to combat the effects of tinnitus
- Wireless Door Chime / Bell With Light Indicator Item Code: MS18276
- Good Ideas - Ear Cleaner (PK2) Item Code: MS25470Ear hygiene / ear cleaning has taken a major step forward. Out go cotton buds - they can cause infection and push wax further into the ear - in comes this clever CE approved Ear Cleaner. Using gentle suction it clears out wax and dirt without poking and prodding and risking ear damage. The 4 silicone tips are soft and easily washable for regular ear wax removal. The freestanding Ear Cleaner comes with a filter, special cleaning brush. Requires 2 x AA batteries (not supplied). Click here to purchase your AA batteries.Remove earwax and impurities safelyTraditional cotton buds are renowned for being dangerous and unhygienic; they can cause ear infections and sometime even affect your hearing.The CE approved suction Ear Cleaner is the perfect solution.Complete with three washable silicon tips, a filter and a cleaning brush, use it time and time again.Always available on its base in the bathroom.Requires 2 x AA batteries (not supplied )
- Loop Scissors - Pointed End (75mm) Item Code: MS10206Loop ScissorsGently squeeze the loop scissors for easy cutting. The textured Polypropylene handles are contoured to fit comfortably in the hand. Self opening handle is ideal for persons with arthritis or thumb injuries. The detachable spring band may be reversed as needed to restore spring tension. The 2.25" stainless steel blades are available with round tips or pointed tips. Total length is 152mm (6"). Use with right or left hand.Pointed End (75mm)
- Loop Scissors - Pointed End (45mm) Item Code: MS11517Loop ScissorsGently squeeze the loop scissors for easy cutting. The textured Polypropylene handles are contoured to fit comfortably in the hand. Self opening handle is ideal for persons with arthritis or thumb injuries. The detachable spring band may be reversed as needed to restore spring tension. The 2.25" stainless steel blades are available with round tips or pointed tips. Total length is 152mm (6"). Use with right or left hand.Pointed End (75mm)
- Loop Scissors - Rounded End (45mm) Item Code: MS11516Loop ScissorsGently squeeze the loop scissors for easy cutting. The textured Polypropylene handles are contoured to fit comfortably in the hand. Self opening handle is ideal for persons with arthritis or thumb injuries. The detachable spring band may be reversed as needed to restore spring tension. The 2.25" stainless steel blades are available with round tips or pointed tips. Total length is 152mm (6"). Use with right or left hand.Rounded Edge (45mm)
- Can Crusher Item Code: MS12783Can Crusher - Make more room in your bin.This enviromentally friendly wall mounting can crusher crushes aluminium drinks cans easily down to 20% of their original size keeping your bin from overflowing or makes taking your cans for recycling easier.It is made from heavy gauge steel with long soft grip handles making it simple and safe to operate. The can crusher is a great gadget to have in the kitchen, it also has a bottle opener incorporated in the base and gives excellent stress relief when crushing cans.It comes complete with screws for wall mounting.Crushes bulky cans to make them easier to re-cycleSimple but effective wall-mounted devicePlace your empty can on the crusher shelf and pull down the soft grip handleComes with a built in bottle openerSuitable for aluminium cans and cans that are up to 7cm wide and 12cm tallSize (HxWxD) - 250x95x75mm
VAT relief for disabled people in a nut shell allows chronically sick or disabled people to buy eligible items at 0% VAT thus saving them money. Full information about VAT relief can be found on the HMRC website by clicking here.
I'm buying for someone else can I still claim VAT relief?
Yes you can, during the checkout process simply choose "I am ordering on behalf of someone else who is chronically sick or has a disabling condition" & fill it out with the details of the applicant. Its very simple to complete please don't worry!
Who is eligible for VAT relief?
To be eligible for VAT relief the government says you have to fit the following criteria,
Charities – simply provide your charity number.
A person is ‘chronically sick or disabled’ if he/she is a person:
- with a physical or mental impairment which has a long-term and substantial adverse effect upon his/her ability to carry out everyday activities;
- with a condition which the medical profession treats as a chronic sickness, such as diabetes; or
- Who is terminally ill.
Important Note: It does NOT include a frail elderly person who is otherwise able-bodied or any person who is only temporarily disabled or incapacitated, such as with a broken limb.
What proof do we need to provide?
In order to waive VAT on your purchase, the government requires a simple self declaration to be made as to the nature of your disability at the time of ordering. No proof of your disability need be shown to any party at any time.
Its very easy to claim VAT relief, all we need to know is the name, address & disability of the person the item is for & what there chronic sickness or disability is. We don’t need a doctor’s letter or any reference numbers.
Which Items are eligible?
VAT Exemption only applies to certain items; these are items which have been designed to be used by someone who is chronically sick or disabled. Examples of such products are Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Bath Lifts & many more daily living aids.
Things to Remember
We do NOT decide if an item is or isn’t exempt & we don’t make any more or less money if we charge you VAT or we don’t charge you VAT.
If you do not complete the VAT exemption form, or you are not eligible for VAT relief, we are obliged to charge you VAT on the whole of your order.
If you fail to return any VAT exemption forms to us we WILL charge your card for the outstanding VAT.
Not all of our products are eligible for VAT relief, so we are obliged to charge VAT for those products even after you complete this form.
Visit HM Revenue & Customs VAT for disabled people section