Argos Watch

Keeping an eye on the local Argos Catalogue Showrooms... so you don't have to.
Excitement builds to fever pitch as Argos prepares to open its beautifully remodelled store. London has seen nothing like it since… er…Halfords on the Old Kent Road had its new signage put up a couple of years ago.

Excitement builds to fever pitch as Argos prepares to open its beautifully remodelled store. London has seen nothing like it since… er…Halfords on the Old Kent Road had its new signage put up a couple of years ago.

You don’t need a home to shop at Argos. This character wobbled up with what appears to be his home in 84 carrier bags strapped to his bike. He didn’t even lock his bike up, so convinced was he that nobody would steal his mobile home. We didn’t see what he bought, but I’m sure whatever it was, he was spoilt for choice with the number of bargains available.

You don’t need a home to shop at Argos. This character wobbled up with what appears to be his home in 84 carrier bags strapped to his bike. He didn’t even lock his bike up, so convinced was he that nobody would steal his mobile home. We didn’t see what he bought, but I’m sure whatever it was, he was spoilt for choice with the number of bargains available.

As sure as winter becomes spring, Argos changes from pimping valentines day, to showing how little you care about your own, dear mum by buying her a mothers day present for under 5 quid.

As sure as winter becomes spring, Argos changes from pimping valentines day, to showing how little you care about your own, dear mum by buying her a mothers day present for under 5 quid.

If you’re stuck for Valentines ideas, Argos has the answer. Half-price ring of some description now only 59.99, hurry!

If you’re stuck for Valentines ideas, Argos has the answer. Half-price ring of some description now only 59.99, hurry!

A husky, driven off course by the arctic winds, takes shelter in the doorway of Argos. The air is cold, but the bargains are HOT!

A husky, driven off course by the arctic winds, takes shelter in the doorway of Argos. The air is cold, but the bargains are HOT!

Hot off the presses, the new spring/summer 2012 Argos catalogue will get you living for less, it says here.

Hot off the presses, the new spring/summer 2012 Argos catalogue will get you living for less, it says here.

Something is definitely afoot at Argos, they’ve cleared the windows…  could it be a new catalogue arriving? Surely it’s too early for a springtime sale?

Something is definitely afoot at Argos, they’ve cleared the windows… could it be a new catalogue arriving? Surely it’s too early for a springtime sale?

The news that ‘1000s more items are reduced’ prompts Argos to pull out all the stops and use the yellow posters.

The news that ‘1000s more items are reduced’ prompts Argos to pull out all the stops and use the yellow posters.

The crowds react to news that Argos is offering you thousands of bargains without having to pay for six months, and then an APR of only 29.9%. Join the queues

The crowds react to news that Argos is offering you thousands of bargains without having to pay for six months, and then an APR of only 29.9%. Join the queues

If the baby Jesus was going to appear in modern times, I’m pretty sure birth in the Argos showrooms would be the most likely option.

If the baby Jesus was going to appear in modern times, I’m pretty sure birth in the Argos showrooms would be the most likely option.