When winter sports season arrives, you want to make sure you are well equipped with warm and protective ski wear. UK websites make finding affordable jackets, salopettes and accessories much easier these days.
Snow And Rock (snowandrock.com) is a specialist supplier of ski, snowboard and outdoors clothing. They stock all the big brands, but a useful tip is to head for the Outlet page on the website, where you can take advantage of some great discounts.
A Roxy women's jet metallic ski jacket looks elegant on or off the mountain. It is made from waterproof breathable fabric with sealed seams and warm, low bulk insulation. It's on offer at half-price at £72.50.
A North Face Men's Brakeman jacket comes in black shell material, designed to repel moisture. It's tough warm and resilient enough for the most active snowsports exponent. At £100 it's also on offer at half the recommended price.
Look for clearance bargains on the Trekwear site at trekwear.co.uk. Many ski jackets are offered at half price or less. It's a great place to kit out kids for their first adventures on the slopes.
A Dare2Be Children's Gorilla Roll ski jacket has a name that will appeal to kids, and the padding protection and water repellent finish to keep them warm and dry. These are available at just £19.99.
Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports (ellis-brigham.com) offers an enormous range of top brand clothing and accessories. Even better, they have a sale section where you can enjoy substantial discounts on one of the widest selections of ski wear in the UK. They offer several different brands of women's ski pants, all at half price, alongside men's and children's jackets, pants, accessories and equipment.