Bank holiday sales 2020: The best deals to shop this August weekend

Maisie Bovingdon
·Shopping writer
·4-min read
August bank holiday sales have arrived, with huge deals at big brands including Nike and John Lewis. (Getty Images)
August bank holiday sales have arrived, with huge deals at big brands including Nike and John Lewis. (Getty Images)

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The August bank holiday not only means we get to enjoy a 3-day long weekend, it also brings huge sales to our favourite stores.

Whether you want to update your wardrobe, invest in discounted home appliances, or just treat yourself to a spot of retail therapy, a number of brands are slashing their prices over the weekend.

Those looking to shake up their closet, or add to their sportswear collection, will be pleased to learn Nike, as well as ASOS, have huge discounts to help you on your way.

While for those planning to redecorate, upgrade their appliances, or fully furnish their home with all the essentials, the John Lewis & Partners sale and deals at Currys will be music to theirr ears.

We have compiled a list of all of the sales to shop this weekend, so you can skip the queues and make a beeline straight for that product you’ve had your eyes on for weeks.


Argos’ sale is in full swing, with 20% off select beds and mattresses, half price on dining furniture, as well as technology, toys and gadgets. With hundreds of products reduced there could be something to make your long weekend even better.


Anthropologie currently has 20% off selected lines from fashion and footwear, to picnic essentials, home accessories and stylish furniture.


The fashion store has up to 70% off big brands including Topshop, & Other Stories and Nike, so you can do all your clothes shopping in one place. What’s more ASOS is also offering shoppers an additional 20% off with the code “ASOSSALEHOLS”.


If you’re in need of some new work-from-home clothes, or want to start updating your summer wardrobe, Boden has up to 70% off selected items, including dresses, loungewear, swimwear and much more.

Currys PC World

Currys is offering up to 30% off hundreds of products, so whether you’re after a new laptop or TV, it’s well worth a browse.


The home furnishings retailer currently has up to 50% off selected clearance items. The huge discounts include deals on storage, furniture and much more. Plus, there is 20% off bedding, mattress and other furniture.


If you’re looking for a new luxury purchase, head to Farfetch. The brand currently has up to 50% off clothing, bags and shoes from designers including Louis Vuitton, Hermes and Burberry.


Habitat has 25% off selected items. From lighting, bedroom furniture to soft furnishings and garden furniture, there’s definitely something for everyone.

John Lewis

The department store has several deals to take advantage of this weekend. Those looking for fashion, will be able to get 25% off selected menswear and womenswear items, as well as 15% off beauty buys and 20% off home and other departments too.

Liberty London

The London store has huge discounts with up to 50% off on select womenswear, menswear and accessories. Not only does the sale include its own iconic Liberty floral print designs, but also popular brands such as Ganni, Isabel Marant and Stella McCartney.

L.K. Bennett

The clothing brand, which is a huge hit with Duchess of Cambridge and Holly Willoughby, has a massive spring flash sale in which you can get huge discounts on sleek dresses and an extra 10% off the price tag.


The popular furniture store has launched a huge clearance sale, with big deals on sofas, armchairs, bedding, furniture and much more.

Marks and Spencer

Marks and Spencer - also known as M&S - has launched a 50% off sale, and 10% of the proceeds from its Rainbow sale will go towards NHS Charities Together to support those working on the frontline during the coronavirus pandemic.


Nike has launched an unmissable sale, with 25% off on selected womenswear and menswear items; from trainers, and leggings to tops, shorts and jackets. To claim your discount, all you need is to add “BTS25” at the checkout.

Oliver Bonas

The high street store has up to 70% off selected lines. Whether you are looking for statement jewellery, stylish fashion pieces or discounts on homeware, fashion and stationery, this sale is not to be missed.


The popular high street retailer has slashed prices by 50% in their bank holiday sale. Everything from dresses and jeans to shoes have been reduced in the discount.


Very has launched an epic bank holiday sale, which will end on 3 September. Huge discounts can be had on fashion, electrical and home must-haves: from Apple Airpods and Samsung Smart TVs, to discounts on Nike sportswear and V by Very clothing.