Father's Day 2018 gift guide


It’s Father’s Day on Sunday 17 June, but you still don’t have a clue what to get the old man. Don’t worry, we’re here to help! Discover a shedload of gift ideas below, ideal for any budget and every kind of dad.

Move T4

The Move T4 pocket DAB+ radio is the ultimate on-the-go accessory for any active dad. Its rechargeable battery offers up to 22 hours listening playback, through headphones or the device’s powerful built-in speaker. Bluetooth functionality also means it backs up as a great portable speaker – ideal for taking anywhere, from a pool-side vacation, to a countryside ramble, to a camping trip.

£99.99 at Pure

Highway 600

With Highway 600, dad can take all his favourite music on the road. Easy to install, this in-car adapter adds DAB+ radio and wireless Bluetooth/Spotify streaming to any vehicle’s existing audio system. Other great features include safe hands-free calling and easy access to smartphone personal assistants like Siri and OK Google. 

£159.99 at Pure

Herschel backpack

Perfect for the everyday commute or more far-flung travels, this streamlined backpack not only looks stylish, but also provides practical comfort and support.

£80 at Herschel


Ensure the old man looks suave over the summer months with this dashing pair of round lens sunglasses from menswear experts, The Idle Man.

£15 at The Idle Man

Lonely Planet: Great Britain's Best Trips

Spruce up any staycation thanks to Lonely Planet’s brilliant Great Britain travel guide, featuring 36 amazing road trips and pages chock full of gorgeous photography.  

£10.78 at Wordery

Avalon N5

The ideal home gadget for a style conscious dad, the Avalon N5 is wrapped in an on-trend, intricately woven wool finish – available in Charcoal or Pearl Grey. Delivering DAB+/FM radio and Bluetooth streaming in gorgeous sound, this slimline gadget is ready to amplify any living space.

£199.99 at Pure

Amazon Kindle

This latest model of Amazon’s market-leading e-reader boasts a vivid 6” inch, anti-glare display, superb battery life and can store tons of literary goodness with its 4GB capacity.

£109.99 at Amazon

Montblanc Legend aftershave

World renowned luxury brand, Montblanc, promise a fragrance which “expresses strength and softness; clarity and mystery.” We’re not entirely sure what that means, but it definitely smells nice.

£26.95 at AllBeauty

Levi’s wallet

Levi’s aren’t just experts in denim, you know. This premium wallet is crafted from real leather and its quality build is guaranteed to last for years.  

£65 at ASOS

Paisley scarf

Add a touch of flair to dad’s wardrobe with a mod-inspired paisley scarf from Liam Gallagher’s very own fashion label, Pretty Green.

£90 at Pretty Green

Evoke C-D4

This compact all-in-one audio system houses DAB+ and FM radio, Bluetooth connectivity and a CD player, so dad’s favourite music can be enjoyed in any format. Thanks to its space-saving design, Evoke C-D4 is ideal for anywhere within the home. But don’t let its size fool you, as it boasts a powerful, full-bodied sound that’s capable of filling any room.

£229.99 at Pure

Arctic Monkeys CD

Sheffield’s finest break into new territory with their newly released sixth album. A cosmic, experimental take on a jazz lounge act, Tranquillity Base Hotel + Casino is a stimulating listen for any music aficionado.

£9.99 at HMV

Ticketmaster gift card

Is your dad obsessed with live music? Chuck this gift card his way and he can redeem it on tons of brilliant gigs and festivals. There’s also a huge selection of sport, theatre and comedy events.

From £10 at Ticketmaster

The Defiant Ones Blu-Ray

This compelling four-part documentary from HBO chronicles the unlikely partnership of music legends Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre; two street-smart men from different worlds who together transformed contemporary culture.

£15.12 at eBay

Grado SR80e headphones

These over-ear headphones from Grado marry exquisite sound with a positively retro style. Best of all, their sub-£100 price tag means you won’t break the bank.

£94 at AudioVisual Online