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Fabulous Father’s Day Gift Ideas

We can’t quite believe it’s almost Father’s Day already. So if you’re looking for the perfect present for your favourite icon or role model read on. We’ve put together some fabulous father’s day gift ideas to inspire you. Best of all you don’t even need to leave home.


If your Dad is the active, competitive type and loves being outdoors why not consider purchasing some vouchers for exciting activities that he’ll just love. From paintballing to lazerclayz, archery to clay pigeon shooting. Herefordshire has some great pursuits that all the family can get involved in.


Oaker Wood Leisure near Leominster will be opening its gates from the start of July so why not book in advance now, or purchase a voucher for a Quad Trekking or High Ropes Adrenalin Adventure for your dad and the rest of the family.

Find out more here.

Oaker Wood Fathers Day


This amazing family run activity centre located in the gorgeous Golden Valley has a range of activities that your Dad will love. From paintballing, laserclayz, splatmaster and shooting, he’ll be in his element. Look out too for ‘The Vikings’ a new activity being launched this July. This is the perfect opportunity for all of the family to get involved and have some fun. All group sizes can be accommodated with activities for those who are 8 years upwards.

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HS Activities is perfectly placed for a rural day of activities in Herefordshire, making some noise and letting off steam. Set in a five acre site deep in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside you can choose from paintball, clay pigeon shooting, archery, laser tag and air gun shooting. All in a safe and enjoyable environment.

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Wye Valley Falconry offers enthralling opportunities to fly and handle birds of prey, raptors and owls in the beautiful county of Herefordshire. Whether your Dad just loves the outdoors or enjoys photography, this is a really unique gift experience. There’s also the opportunity to adopt any of the amazing birds at Wye Valley Falconry. It’s just up to you to choose which one your Dad would prefer.

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Designated as Herefordshire’s #1 golf course and listed among England’s Top 100 Golf Courses Kington Golf Club is blessed with a most incredible location. Right in the heart of National Trust land, perched high up on Bradnor Hill in north east Herefordshire. It enjoys spectacular views both from the course and clubhouse. So if your Dad is a keen golfer why not book him a round and join him for a tee off at the highest 18 hole golf club in England.

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If your Dad is more arty and creative how about booking him a fabulous clay or pottery experience with Eastnor Pottery. If you’re lucky he’ll take you along too! Group family sessions are real fun and the team are wonderfully welcoming.

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Eastnor Pottery


We all love a creative cook and if this is your Dad, he’s sure to enjoy a fabulous day with Peter Cook making some foodie delights to bring home for you to try. A day of flour-filled fun in their bakery at The Hop Pocket would be a wonderful present for any aspiring MasterChef Dad. The workshops are suitable for complete beginners or for those looking to perfect their skills.

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Herefordshire is full of fabulous artisan producers offering amazing products and food and drink experiences. So how about treating your Dad to a tour or tasting experience with some of Herefordshire’s finest.


Chase Distillery offers a unique tour and tasting experience which your Dad will love. Unlocking some of the secrets and skills that go into creating their award-winning range of spirits. With tutored tastings and the opportunity to purchase a bottle or two, any Dad would be happy to attend.

Click here for tour voucher options or here for gift cards

Chase Distillery Tours


If your Dad is a fan of Herefordshire’s golden nectar then a tour of Westons Cider will be the ultimate gift. Treat him to a behind the scenes peek at Westons, discovering the craft and history of cider-making. With the added opportunity to visit the cider shop before he leaves to purchase his favourite tipple.

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Westons Cider Mill Tour

If your Dad happens to be a wine aficionado how about a wonderful wine tasting experience at Wythall Estate or the Frome Valley Vineyard. It’s a great opportunity to learn all about the vineyards and enjoy some tutored tastings afterwards.


Wythall Estate is located close to the historic former market town of Ross‑on‑Wye in rural Herefordshire, one of the finest agricultural growing areas in England. It is where some of the most wonderful award‑winning English wines are produced. So why not treat your Dad to a guided tour followed by a tutored wine tasting in the Manor house.

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Specialising in classically English still and sparkling wines. This beautiful vineyard set within the delightful Frome Valley in the heart of England is a wonderful setting for a wine tour and tasting. All tours are by arrangement only.

For more information call 01885 490768.

Frome Valley Vineyard



If your Dad is the chef of the house then Pensons have the perfect foodie gift for him. Their Father’s Day hamper includes a jar of honey (every Dad’s favourite on his toast in the morning). Rapeseed oil and herb seasoning (perfect for using on the BBQ this summer when it is his turn to cook). A tea towel showing butchers cuts of meat (to help with the washing up afterwards) and some of their delicious home-made damson or sloe gin to celebrate with or save for a shoot day).

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Pensons Gift Hamper


Swan Brewery of Leominster have a fantastic range of beers for you to choose from for your Dad to celebrate Father’s Day. From crisp light ales to delicious dark delights, party beer, casks or gift packs. Order from their online shop or call to discuss other options.

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Swan Brewery Beer Range


With over 100 local Herefordshire food and drink suppliers all under one roof at Oakchurch you’ll find the perfect ‘Taste of Herefordshire’ gift for dad on Father’s Day. From ale, cider, gin, vodka and juices to their very own Oakchurch ice cream, BBQ meat packs and hand picked strawberries fresh from the farm. Sounds divine!

View their website here.

Oakchurch Food Hamper


Located in the glorious Golden Valley, award winning cider makers Ty Gwyn have a wonderful range of ciders and perries to offer a deserving Dad. From their very popular Ty Gwyn ‘Black and Browns’ Artisan Blackcurrant Cider to their smooth delicious perry, there is something to suit all tastes.

Gift packs, mini bag-in-boxes, merchandise and accessories are available and make excellent presents.

Ty Gwyn Cider Range


The Orgasmic Cider Company is a family business and working farm based at Great Parton Farm in the beautiful Wye Valley, who take pride in producing some of the most sought after cider and perry in the county. From their award winning ‘White Jersey’ cider to their ‘Parton Perry’ every drop of this golden nectar is made in the traditional way. So if you’re looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift take a look at their website to see what they have on offer.

Orgasmic Cider and Perry Range


White Heron Drinks have a wonderful range of gifts to bring a smile to the face of any Dad. How about some fabulous liqueurs that will make an extra special Father’s Day gift. Add a splash of British Cassis or British Framboise to Dad’s glass of fizz or cocktail and we’re sure this will make him feel like royalty this year.

British Cassis


If your Dad is really missing going out to the pub for a pint of his favourite beer then why not do the next best thing and recreate the pub at home with the help of Wye Valley Brewery. Their fantastic mini kegs of Butty Bach and HPA are going down a storm with Dad’s across the nation. Cheers!

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Wye Valley Brewery



Why not treat your hard working Dad to an award winning Sunday lunch this Father’s Day from The Bookshop in Hereford. This way you can all put your feet up and celebrate together. With wine and beer available too, it doesn’t get much easier than this.

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The Bookshop Restaurant


Mouthwatering slow roasted pork belly, succulent Herefordshire Beef or perhaps a veggie option or two? The Kilpeck Inn has all the choices this Father’s Day so that you and the family can kick back and relax together with some scrumptious food. Sounds absolutely wonderful!

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We hope our ‘Fabulous Father’s Day Gift Ideas’ has given you some much needed inspiration. Make Father’s Day this year a great reason to celebrate the simple things in life.

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