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Staff benefits update

25 Jun 2015

This week's offers and discounts include free six-month digital Diner's Card membership and critically acclaimed show Inala at the Opera House

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It’s the last few days of June and you still have a chance to save 15% on Forest Holidays’ luxury cabins set in Forest Commission land breaks between 24 July and 3 September (usually 10%) Read June’s newsletter for more offers.  As a Perkz member you have access to Bosch and Siemens staff sales.  Until the 31.07.2015, you will receive an M&S gift card for up to £200 for single transactions over £500 at either Bosch or Siemens.  To register with Perkz request the unique code from

Perkz prizes - June

This month, courtesy of HP, Perkz are giving away a Chromebook packed with great features and a stunning 14" HD screen; Win a £300 Cottages4you voucher to spend at any of their 14,000 properties in the UK, Ireland, France and Italy (plus save a further 10% with Perkz) and every University of Manchester employee who logs in to Perkz this month will automatically be entered in to an exclusive prize draw to win an Apple sport Watch!  Visit now for your chance to win.

Perkz competition winner

Congratulations to Caroline Lalley in the Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences who won last month’s Perkz prize of a family ticket to LegoLand.  Have a great time!

Health & beauty offers

There are various options on campus to support your health, fitness and wellbeing and you can also access free information and download exercises for back care.  Discover your health and beauty discounts which provide hairdressing and gym offers, Simplyhealth’s discounted health plan, a hypnotherapy service plus massage and optical offers. 

Food and drink discounts

You can access food and drink discounts at Frankie & Benny’s, Kosmos Greek restaurant, Zouk, Kro and Brodsky (at RNCM)  on the Oxford Road corridor, veg boxes and outlets on campus and so much more!  Following suggestions we hope to expand the vegetarian options available so watch this space.

Hi-Life Diners Card

Until the end of June Hi-Life are gifting you a no-obligation free six-month digital membership (rrp £34.99). With your Hi-Life "2 for 1"membership, you can save on your restaurant bills across the UK! At the time of sign up you have the option of paying £10 to upgrade to one year’s Platinum membership (worth £84.99). Access the offer via the link Hi-Life offer.

Theatre and shows

Inala features four time Grammy Award-winning South African choral legends Ladysmith Black Mambazo and world class current and former dancers from The Royal Ballet and Rambert. This critically acclaimed production embraces a fusion of South African and Western Cultures live on stage.  Details of the £15 offer here


Discover more at Staff Benefits

Have a great weekend!