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Make Your Dad’s Day with an Experience of a Lifetime
Whatever your Dad is into you’ll find the perfect gift for him at Buyagift.com with a range of over 1,500 Father’s Day gifts
Whatever your Dad’s passion is, you’ll find a suitable gift at Buyagift.com with a vast array of gifts – if he’s an adrenaline junkie why not send him on the Double Supercar Driving Blast, where he’ll be able to choose from the world’s most famous supercars? If he’s less interested in high-octane thrills and more into good food and drink, you could whisk him off to one of the Michelin awarded restaurants around the country. With Buyagift.com’s magnificent range of over 1,500 Father’s Day gifts, it is the perfect place to find the present that shows your Dad his hard work over the year is appreciated, with everything from Skydiving and Segway rallies to VIP stadium tours at his favourite football team.
For the Petrol Head Dad
Choose two of these amazing supercars and your Dad will have the drive of his life – twice! He will get three miles in each car around the track, and whether he goes for the Lamborghini Gallardo, the Ferrari 360, the Aston Martin V8 or another of the incredible choices, he is sure to have a blast! He will also get to witness professional technique from the hot seat as an expert driver takes him round the track at heart-racing speed, with a passenger ride being included at each of the five locations across the UK.
Give your Dad a taste of how it feels to control thundering engines usually reserved for the ultra-rich and ultra-famous with this breath-taking driving experience. With this experience you can test three flamboyant supercars’ performance on the track for three miles with each car – your Dad will get to choose from the Aston Martin, Ferrari, the Nissan GTR, Lamborghini Gallardo and many more. He will drive a total of nine miles with hundreds of horsepower in his hands, and he’ll also get to jump in the hot seat while a professional driver takes a spin around the track.
Treat your Dad to twice the exhilaration in his choice of six amazing cars – offering everything from drifters to racers to American classics, this experience is guaranteed to satisfy any car fan! Choose two cars, between a Camaro SS, a Mustang racer, Corvette racer, Camaro ZL1, Nissan Skyline and Mazda MX5, and then it’s time for a driver briefing before they head out onto the track for three miles in each car. An instructor will be present in the car, to ensure your Dad has the best time possible while staying safe.
For the Adrenaline Junkie
Brace yourself to discover an extremely fun and unusual form of motorsport with this unique Segway rally day for two. Available at one of 13 convenient locations in the UK, the experience starts with a registration and training on how to handle the Segway, then it’s time to hit the track when you are taken out on a group ride to familiarise yourself with the course. Finally put your skills to the test, as you compete in the ferocious Segway rally! You’ll also receive a certificate to commemorate the experience.
If your Dad is an adrenaline junkie, this is the must- try experience! The jump may only take a matter of moments, but he will be left with a memory that will last a lifetime! You can even purchase a video or pictures of the experience to enjoy when he returns to solid ground.
If your Dad has ever wanted to become a pilot, this is your chance to turn his dreams into a reality. This incredible flying lesson will arm your Dad with the knowledge he needs to fly a real light aircraft for the very first time. The day will start with an introduction with the expert instructor who will be responsible for teaching him all the basic manoeuvres required. Then it’s your Dad’s turn to put what he has learned into practice. When he lands, family and friends can be on hand to welcome him back down to earth, making this a wonderful day out for the whole family to enjoy.
For the Explorer
Spend some quality time with your Dad, exploring the National Parks with this fantastic deal. From lakes to moors, woodlands to mountain peaks, the UK’s National Parks encompass some truly breath-taking scenery and are a pleasure to explore, whether on foot, by car or bicycle or on horseback. This voucher for two will allow you the freedom to browse some exceptional properties at your leisure, then book a two-night bed and breakfast break inside a National Park.
Fish in the Lake District, see the wild ponies of Exmoor, explore the quaint villages of Cumbria or whatever takes your fancy, and know you will have a warm welcome, comfortable room and delicious breakfast to return to.
Choose from a massive selection of unusual locations to spend a short break. With each of them having a character as unique as the surrounding views, your Dad will have fond memories of the unusual UK break for years to come. He can choose to join the glamping craze in a luxury yurt or cosy wooden pod, stay in a former farmhouse or chapel, or trek out to a remote lodge. From ruggedly beautiful Cornwall to the peaceful and breath-taking Scottish Highlands, he will be spoilt for choice of stunning and UK locations.
20% off all English Heritage membership at Buyagift.com until 16th June
Stroll in the stunning Elizabethan Garden at Kenilworth Castle or marvel at the spectacular Art Deco Eltham Palace. Hang out with Romans at Hadrian’s Wall, or try ghost hunting at Battle Abbey. There’s something for all ages and tastes, in fact, there are over 400 fascinating sites to visit – all FREE for two adults and up to twelve kids! Plus, there are exclusive events for members, including behind-the-scenes tours, historical walks, and hands-on experiences and workshops. You’ll receive a ‘Heritage Today’ magazine each season, with offers and inspiring ideas of where to visit next.
For the Foodie
Treat your Dad to an evening of 5-star indulgence at one of London’s most iconic, historic and elegant venues with this dinner for two at the Waldorf Hilton. You’ll dine in the stunning Homage Grand Salon restaurant, admire the elegant surroundings as you enjoy a top-quality steak from the Buccleuch Estate, with your choice of cut – choose from 8oz ribeye, 8oz sirloin and 6oz fillet! You’ll also receive a delicious side of your choice, as well as a large glass of wine each.
Far from cheesy, this cheese board set can be personalised with your own definition to describe your Dad. Whether it’s for an after dinner cheese board or an indulgent snack, this set comprises all the essential tools including a round cheese board, crafted from sustainable Hevea wood, and three stainless steel wooden-handled cheese knives.
For the Green Fingered
This quality fork and trowel set can be made all the more special by personalising it with your Dad’s name. Armed with his unique tools for the job, this gardening gift set is ready to tackle any job that needs doing in the backyard. With the ability to be hung up when not in use as well, this gardening set has both sentiment and practicality.
Give a gift of RHS Gift membership and your Dad will enjoy a year of great days out at over 150 gardens across the UK, including the four RHS Gardens where he can bring a family guest (or two children) for free each time they visit. Plus, he will enjoy discounted tickets to RHS Shows, free events, personalised gardening advice and a full year’s subscription to The Garden monthly magazine. Gift membership comes wrapped up and ready to give in a luxury pack, with two packets of seeds, a set of six luxury postcards and vouchers for a free RHS tote bag and £5 to spend at RHS Gardens.
For the Sports Fanatic
The ideal treat for a cricket fan, there’s no better way to find out more about the sport and get a feel for the professionals than a 100-minute tour of the Lord’s Cricket Ground. An experienced and knowledgeable guide will lead the tour, which gives you access to exclusive areas, and offers the opportunity to see the Ashes Urn, the Long Room and the players’ dressing room. When you finish with this walk through history, you’ll enjoy a pub lunch together at the famed Lord’s Tavern.
As Twickenham prepares to host 10 of the Rugby World Cup matches in 2015, you and your Dad can get ready for rugby-fever with a tour of the iconic stadium! Walk the players’ tunnel, enjoy a view of the pitch from the top of the stands, visit the hospitality suites and best of all – stand in the England dressing room and imagine yourself as a player! Your ticket grants you admission to the World Rugby Museum which boasts the biggest collection of rugby artefacts in the world. This experience also includes a copy of the 2015 England Rugby annual to take away as a souvenir.
Visit one of the country’s top racecourses for a fabulous day at the races with this amazing experience. Enjoy a complimentary welcome drink as you go behind-the-scenes on an exclusive tour of the course; a great insight into how things work on race day. Later, you’ll be taking your place in the premier enclosure, with a great view of the horses as they race over the finishing line. Both of you will receive a programme for the day’s races. You can take your pick from 15 different racecourses in England and Wales, so there is bound to be one that is convenient for you.
The perfect treat for any keen golfer! What better way to improve your game than with some tips from someone in the know? There are over 100 PGA professional golfers on hand with this voucher, each at different venues, meaning where ever you are you won’t have far to travel. Your Dad and a guest will have 30 minutes on the course with the pro, who will go through each aspect of the game to offer advice and give useful tips to improve your skills.
Now your Dad can experience a tour of the incomparable Wembley Stadium. Explore England’s changing rooms; walk in the footsteps of heroes, through the players’ tunnel towards the hallowed turf, and stand triumphantly in front of the Royal Box with the Replica FA Cup. Until you step foot on the pitch for real, the only way to experience all this and more is to book your Wembley Stadium Tour.
This unique hard-bound, luxury book collects original newspaper articles from the history of your Dad’s favourite team – from the early 20th-century right up to the present day, in a commemorative book, personalised for them with a title page certificate. You can take your pick from a selection of attractive and high-quality covers, and there is even the option of having his name embossed on the cover in gold lettering for a small extra charge. A beautiful keepsake, this book allows your Dad to relive every glorious goal and every crushing defeat in their beloved club’s history.
This keepsake golf ball is the ideal gift for the Father that enjoys nothing more than walking the golf course. Personalised with his name and with the phrase ‘No 1 Golfer’ printed, this is certain to get him in full swing ready for his next round of golf.
For the Movie Buff
The Bond in Motion exhibition is a rare chance to take a 007 fan to see the original vehicles used in filming, on display at the atmospheric London Film Museum. From the obscure to the iconic, from Citröens to Aston Martins, from the submersible Lotus Espirit of 1977’s The Spy Who Loved Me to the Honda CRF25OR driven by Daniel Craig in 2012, this iconic collection of vehicles spans decades and is licensed to thrill. You’ll also enjoy a two-course meal at Fire and Stone or take advantage of afternoon tea at Browns, both in Covent Garden.
Discover the secret heart of London’s mob underworld with “Nick the Greek” from Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels as your knowledgeable guide. Visit real-life gangsters the Krays’ haunts In East London, where Ronnie Kray shot and murdered rival gangster George Cornell, the Repton Boys’ Club and more – you’ll hear true stories, retold by actor Stephen Marcus, and find out about gangster life in London since the 50’s. You’ll see locations used for the making of Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Gangster No.1, The Crying Game and more.
For the Comedy Lover
Internationally acclaimed, this brilliant interactive theatre experience is a loving tribute to the fantastic ‘70s comedy show and is an absolute must-see if your Dad is a Faulty Towers fan. You will be shown to your table by three of your favourite Fawlty Towers characters, played by award-winning impersonators. Our Basil, Sybil and Manuel help to serve guests a three-course meal, improvising two-thirds of the show and interacting with the guests. You can expect all the best gags and a whole lot more in an atmosphere of mayhem and chaos!
Enjoy a night of laughs with your Dad at one of the famous Jongleurs comedy clubs in 11 locations across the UK. These clubs gave birth to some of the world’s best comedy talent including Ben Elton, Mike Myers, Harry Enfield and Eddie Izzard, and more recently Jimmy Carr and Lee Evans. Doors open at 7pm and you will be treated to a phenomenal show with up to four comedians gracing the famous stage. Food and drink is available at the bar.
For the Groomed Guy
An experienced barber at Ted’s Grooming Room will treat your Dad to the haircut he desires, including a complete re-style if he wishes, as well as the full traditional Turkish shave. The hot towel treatment is an experience every man should have – allowing for the closest, smoothest cut-throat shave and having an incredibly refreshing after effect. Next, with meticulous care and attention to detail, his eyebrows will be trimmed and that pesky ear hair flamed where required, for a completely flawless groomed look. Finally he will get a relaxing massage, before the finishing touches are applied to his new hair style.
For the Rail Enthusiast
New for One Day Only! – 20th June
Step aboard the elegant carriages of Belmond British Pullman and you will be whisked away to a more sophisticated age of travel. Take your seat in one of the immaculately restored vintage carriages and anticipate a true British institution: a spectacularly refined afternoon tea hosted by Fortnum & Mason.
The feast begins with a pot of one of the store’s world-renowned tea blends. Then savour a tempting selection of layered finger sandwiches, scones, cakes and feather-light pastries.
The only whiskey in the world to be charcoal filtered twice – once before going into the barrel, and again after reaching full maturity – Gentleman Jack is an extra special spirit from Jack Daniels, perfect as a gift for an extra special Dad. What’s more, the bottle can be engraved with the personalised message of your choice, to commemorate Father’s Day.
Gentleman Jack is full-bodied, fruity and spicy, with a smooth, warm finish. A whisky that’s a cut above the rest, and a thoughtful gift that will be savoured many times over.
Engraved on high quality pine wood and strung with thick rustic knotted cord, this amusing sign is perfect to hang on the outside of his shed, man cave or even his study! Personalise with his name and all the things he’s up to in his own special space for a fantastic unique gift for Father’s Day.
Master a Madras, make an amazing Aloo Gosht, or create perfect paneer kebabs with this fantastic and innovative gift for any curry lover. Every month for three months, a Spicebox will drop onto your doormat, with full instructions and all the spices needed to create a tasty curry dish and side dishes for four. Choose a classic favourites package, a set tailored to vegetarians, or an exotic globe-trotting package of curries. Say goodbye to greasy takeaways when you master the art of creating great authentic and delicious curry dishes at home.
Personalised World’s Best Dad Apron, Was £19.99, Now £14 from 8th May
Give Dad his very own apron and show just how much he’s appreciated when you present him with this fun and practical personalised apron. Bright and funky, this apron’s message ‘World’s Best Dad’ has space around it for your message, and he’ll have no excuse not to help out with the cooking or BBQ!
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