Lovely local Father’s Day gifts
From top tipples to cool local experiences, get him a gift he'll really appreciate this Father's Day, Sunday 19 June
Mover and Shaker
Bond and gin-loving dads are sure to enjoy a discovery experience tour or creative cocktail masterclass at Hampshire’s stunning Bombay Sapphire Distillery. Book him a spot or load up a gift card.
Handcrafted ‘Maverick’ frames made from Zebrano and walnut wood – these Cambium sunglasses are certainly up there in the style stakes. Hollywood, you’ll look good… Find them online and instore at Winchester’s H&B Style boutique.
Got a Dad who appreciates the finer things? Ten years in the making, Exton Park’s limited edition, smooth, golden Cuvee M. Isaac Blanc de Blanc 2011 English Sparking Wine will definitely fit the bill.
Created in Hampshire by a master barber and an aromatherapist, these super-fresh botanical skincare smellies are a perfect pick for your favourite young or old smoothie.
Family fun time
On your marks! Dad’s on the Isle of Wight will love a chance to race against other dads in this special Father’s Day Go Kart Grand Prix at Tapnell Farm Park on Sunday 19 June. There’s races for all age groups and prizes up for grabs. Although of course, bragging rights are everything.
£12/Adult £13.50/Child (2-16)
Too good to share (so you’ll have to pinch one when he’s not looking and deny all knowledge). This fine chocolate selection is handmade in Winchester by an award-winning chocolatier.
Home or away, this cool, understated, sky-blue soft linen shirt by Portuguese brand Mr. Mood can be dressed down for day or up for dinner. Find it at Stockbridge boutique, Cleverly Wrapped, with free shipping and gift wrapping (bonus).
Berry Good Bottle
A best-selling drop from the UK’s oldest wine and spirits merchant, Berry Bros. & Rudd’s signature Good Ordinary Claret blends some of Bordeaux’s best terroirs. Order online or pop by the Berry Bros. & Rudd warehouse shop in Basingstoke to try and buy more great giftable tipples.
Top for Pop
Treat dad (and yourself!) to a full-on roast dinner and a glass of fabulous fizz overlooking the vines at this special Father’s Day pop-up at Hampshire’s Hambledon Vineyard on Sunday 19 June.
£60pp excl. drinks
Give the BBQ a weekend off and make dad the garden pizza king with a pizza oven from a selection at Rosebourne. All fired up, this Ooni Fyra 12 cooks 12″ stone-baked pizzas in as little as 60 seconds.