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Father's Day Gift Guide

You may not be able to see your Dad this Father's Day, but you can still show him how much you care with a gift from The Suffolk Coast...

If you want to give Dad something a little different this year and for-go the socks and slippers, then our Father's Day Gift Guide has all the inspiration you need!

A Round of Golf 

TTDA - Ufford Park - Golf Course

Thorpeness is a classic British heathland designed by five-time Open Champion and legendary golf course architect James Braid. This Par 70, 18 hole, challenging 6,421-yard course winds through heather, gorse, pine and silver birch trees, and will test golfers of all abilities. Prices range from £30 - £160 (https://www.thorpeness.co.uk/).

Alternatively, treat Dad to a 5-day or 7-day membership at Ufford Park Golf Club; the award-winning 18 hole, par 71 golf course spread across 120 acres of undulating parkland is ideal for intermediate and experienced players. 

Activity Day at High Lodge

TTDA - High Lodge Leisure - Air rifle

There's plenty of activities for Dads on offer at High Lodge Leisure including clay shooting, golf, foot golf, air rifle, archery and fishing. Sessions are available as pre-booked slots, so Dad can enjoy Father's Day with friends or family. Alternatively, all of the activities on offer are available as a voucher, so Dad can enjoy the day out later in the year.

https://highlodge.co.uk/activities/

A case of wine from Flint Vineyard

TTDA - Flint Vineyard - Bacchus

Located in the heart of the Waveney Valley, Flint Vineyard is close to the bustling market town of Bungay. Their award-winning wines include Bacchus, Silex Blanc, Pinot Noir Precoce and Charmat Rose.

Pick Dad's favourite tipple and send it to him in a traditional wooden gift box, or opt for a 3 bottle gift box, 'Comfort case' (6 bottles), 'Bacchus and Beer' (3 bottles of wine and 6 cans of Ampersand Brew Co.) or the Flint Fizz case.

There's free next day delivery available on all orders over £25 too!

https://flintvineyard.com/

Something for the home from Earsham Home Furnishings

TTDA - Earsham Home Furnishings - Gallery

Re-opening their showrooms within the grounds of historic Earsham Hall on 15th June, Earsham Home Furnishings sells a unique range of antique furniture, lighting, pine and oak furniture, gardenware, fires and stoves, clocks and much more that Dad will love.  

The showrooms are also home to a gallery of selected artists, so if Dad is an art lover, you can find him the perfect piece to don his walls.

https://www.earshamhomefurnishings.co.uk

A crate of Adnams

TTDA - Adnams - Beers (c) Sarah Groves

Southwold's famous brewery always come up trumps when it comes to great gifts for Dads. Depending on his favourite tipple, choose from a keg of Ghost Ship, Orange Sea & Buckthorn Gin, a crate of Adnams Lighthouse, Ghost Ship or Explorer, Longshore of Copper House Vodka, Fizz Rose, cans of Wild Wave English Cider or Triple Malt Whiskey.

Alternatively, why not buy him vouchers which can be spent online or in store, or book him a tour of the brewery and distillery in Southwold, something to look forward to later in the year!

https://www.adnams.co.uk/

Hamper from Pinneys

FD - Pinneys - Suffolk Hamper

Give your Dad a true taste of The Suffolk Coast with a delicious hamper from Pinneys of Orford. The hampers are packed with a wonderful selection of smoked products as well as tasty treats from local artisan producers.  

Pack the picnic blanket and pray for sun and head out with the Pinney's Coastal Picnic Hamper, filled with Smoked Fish and Smoked Salmon Patés, Sweet Pickled Herring and Pinneys award winning Scottish Smoked Salmon, accompanied by finest water crackers and marinated olives. 

If your Dad loves all things Suffolk, then you could opt for the Suffolk Hamper; crammed with Suffolk made produce including Pinney’s Smoked Salmon and Mackerel Fillets, Stokes sauces, Suffolk Salami Company Chorizo and a bar of delicious Pump Street Bakery Chocolate. 

https://www.pinneysoforford.co.uk/online-shop/

O&C Butcher

TTDA - OC Butcher - Window

There's a great selection of menswear to buy online at O&C Butcher. Whilst the shop in Aldeburgh may be closed, you can look for the perfect present for Dad from online from the comfort of your own home.

The store stocks famous brands such as Barbour, Dubarry, Schoffel and Timberland - so you can kit Dad out with all he needs for a weekend of exploring The Suffolk Coast. If you need some inspiration, take a look at the 'Gifts' section for socks, wallets, cufflinks, scarves, ties and much more.

https://www.ocbutcher.co.uk/ 

Cheese from Fen Farm Dairy

FD - Fen Farm Dairy - Round of cheese

Served at the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle, your Dad can also eat like a prince this Father's Day with a round of Baron Bigod Cheese from Fen Farm Dairy. The delicious cheese gets delivered straight to Dad's door and is available in a range of sizes; from 225gm wedges to a large 3kg wheel and to compliment the cheese, add a tub of raw cultured butter - yummy! 

https://fenfarmdairy.co.uk/

BBQ Box from Suffolk Food Hall

FD - Suffolk Food Hall - shop

Whether Dad is a BBQ aficionado or he prefers to leave it to others, he will love tucking into the locally produced meat on offer from Suffolk Food Hall. Create your own box filled with burgers, sausages, steaks, kebabs and bacon, accompanied by a range of sauces and marinades, chutneys and relishes - you can even buy him the BBQ itself with a Kadai Barbecue Firebowl.

https://suffolkfoodhall.co.uk/shop/



Things to see and do

Adnams Brewery and Distillery Tours

Adnams Brewery and Distillery Tours

Fancy doing something a little bit different? Situated in the heart of Southwold is the Adnams Sole Bay Brewery and Copper House Distillery, where Adnams have been brewing since 1872.

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Ufford Park Golf Club

Ufford Park Golf Club

The complete golfing experience; An award-winning 18 hole, par 71 golf course - perfect for all intermediate and experienced players.

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O&C Butcher

O&C Butcher

Aldeburgh

Aldeburgh has changed in many ways over the last hundred years, but one business has been an ever present in the town.

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Earsham Home Furnishings

Earsham Home Furnishings

Earsham Home Furnishings Ltd is a unique shopping experience situated in the historic parkland setting of Earsham Hall a few miles north of the busy market town of Bungay, on the border of Norfolk and Suffolk close to the river Waveney.

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Flint Vineyard

Flint Vineyard

Flint Vineyard is one of England's most exciting new wineries. Winemaker, Ben Witchell, combines cutting-edge technology with traditional winemaking techniques to produce elegant and refined English wines. 

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Suffolk Food Hall and Cookhouse

Suffolk Food Hall and Cookhouse

Ipswich

Suffolk Food Hall has everything you’d expect from a large farm shop and more. It is the 10 year Champion of Champions for Local Food (Countryside Alliance rural oscars) and it’s also an ideal location to the Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. From an artisan butchery to the bouncy pillow outside for the children, it's a mix of Suffolk's best. 

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High Lodge Leisure

High Lodge Leisure

If you are looking for a place to try out a diverse range of activities then look no further than High Lodge which is home to an array of first-class sporting activities. Suitable for individuals, groups or businesses for corporate activities.

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WHERE TO EAT

Fen Farm Dairy 

Fen Farm Dairy

Beautiful handcrafted raw dairy products, made on the farm from the milk of the herd of happy Montbeliarde cows.


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Pinney's of Orford 

Pinney's of Orford

Established in 1959, Pinney's of Orford are a 3rd generation family run business that specialise in producing fine quality smoked products due to the experience and understanding that they have gained over the years in both fishing and smoking.

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where to stay

Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel

Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel

Situated on the sunny Suffolk Heritage Coast within walking distance to the sea, Thorpeness 3 star Hotel offers modern accommodation with picturesque views of the golf course. 

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