But it then transpired that this model was no longer available – back to square one. You spotted a Rangemaster Classic Deluxe at another retailer, Capital Appliance Centre, for £1,800 and thought this would fit the bill.
It is dark green, has the right dimensions, and crucially, a gold trim. There was just one problem: your vouchers were only valid at Currys.
Currys didn’t take long to decide that you should have this cooker, and agreed to convert the vouchers into cash, allowing you to buy it.
Currys has gone above and beyond on this occasion, and you now have a rather fabulous new addition to your golden kitchen. I hope you enjoy it.
The full Katie Morley Investigates column will appear in print every Saturday and Sunday. You can get an early taste every Friday at 1200.
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