Yorkshire’s Thriftiest Granny!

Miss Thrifty2 September 22, 2010

Remember Yorkshire Water’s summer competition to find Yorkshire’s Thriftiest Granny? I was invited to judge some of the entries and featured a selection of the thriftiest tips.

Here’s a video of the eventual winner, Katrina Cowell from Colton in Leeds, telling Yorkshire Water’s Edna and Mary about some of her top tricks.

This thrifty granny has now won £1000 to take her family on holiday. Her winning tip?

Put leftover teabags onto garden roses – they act as an amazing compost and make roses bloom!

Image credits: Nina Matthews Photography; suavehouse113; Koshyk.

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2 Responses to “Yorkshire’s Thriftiest Granny!

Dan Rockfort says:

Save money by boycotting Yorkshire Water’s rip-off charges!

October 8, 2010 at 4:03 pm

missthrifty says:

Nice idea, but they have a monopoly. How are you going to boycott WATER?

October 9, 2010 at 11:13 am

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