James or Fred? have a look at the reviews it does give some good ideas. My budget is around £200 (be my last!!!) as for supporting local businesses i have always done that as I used to be a Retail manager hence my reticence at mucking people about
The reviews were useful and i think it may be the fuji that will win although you have given me other ideas!
Good luck James
Thanks all great to see the views of like minded people (excuse pun!!)