Shopping list

We bought the same shopping list from seven of the biggest supermarkets for three months and Lidl wasn’t even cheaper than M&S

Here’s how the different stores compare from cheapest to most expensive:

1.Aldi

Six free-range eggs – 89p (instead of 85p in April)

Aged cheddar – £1.89 (same)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – 95p (same price)

500g of spaghetti – 59p (from 20p)

A loaf of white bread – £1.19 (same price)

Six Braeburn apples – €1.39 (from £1.19)

Breakfast cereals – £1.69 (same price)

TOTAL: £8.59 (compared to £7.96 in April and compared to £8.46 in March)

2. Marks and Spencer

Six free-range eggs – £1 (was £1.35)

Aged cheddar – £2 (same price)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – 95p (same price)

500g of spaghetti – 60p for the range of values ​​(up to 15p)

A loaf of white bread – 60p M&S thick super soft white (same price)

Six Braeburn apples – £1.75 (same price)

Weetabix- £1.80 for M&S Whole Wheat Biscuits (same price)

TOTAL: £8.70 (compared to £9.75 in April and £10.30 in March)

3.Lidl

Six free-range eggs – 89p (was £1.18)

Aged cheddar – £2.79 (same price)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – 95p (same price)

500g of spaghetti – 59p (from 20p)

A loaf of white bread – £1.10 (down 9p)

Six Braeburn apples – €1.39 (instead of 1.19)

Breakfast cereals – £1.69 (remained at the same price)

TOTAL: £9.40 (from £9.19 in April)

4.Tesco

Six free-range eggs – £1.20 (from 95p)

Aged cheddar – £2.99 but £2.70 with club card (same price at £2.99)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – 95p (same price)

500g of spaghetti – 20p (same price)

A loaf of white bread – £1.20 (same price)

Six Braeburn apples – £1.60 (same price)

Breakfast cereals – £1.60 (same price)

TOTAL: £9.45 with club card (compared to £9.49 in April and £10.30 in March)

5.Asda

Six free-range eggs – £1 (up to 90p)

Aged cheddar – £3 (was £2.75)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – 95p (same price)

500g of spaghetti – 70p (same price)

A loaf of white bread – £1.25 (same price)

Six Braeburn apples – £1.50 (from £1.39)

Breakfast cereals – £1.59 for the Weetabix 12-pack (from £1.49)

TOTAL: £9.99 (compared to £9.43 in April and £8.94 in March)

6. Morrison

Six free-range eggs – £1.20 (from £1.15)

Aged cheddar – £2.75 (same price)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – 99p (from 95p)

550g of spaghetti – 20p (same price)

A loaf of white bread – £1.40 (same price)

Six Braeburn apples – £1.59 (same price)

Weetabix (pack of 12) – £1.50 (on offer from £1.60)

TOTAL: £9.63 (compared to £10.84 in April and £10.35 in March)

7. Sainsbury’s

Six free-range eggs – £1 (from £1.25 last month)

Aged cheddar – £3.75 (was £2.75)

Two pints of semi-skimmed – £1.05 (from 95p)

500g of spaghetti – 75p (from 70p)

A loaf of white bread – £1.20 (same price)

Six Braeburn apples – £1.60 (same price)

Weetabix (pack of 12) – £1.60 (same price)

TOTAL: £10.95 (compared to £9.80 in April and £8.90 in March)