Dads’ have some great attributes: they stand by you, make you smile and look after you all your life, even if they can be embarrassing at times. So when it comes to Father’s Day, it’s the perfect time to show your appreciation for the brilliant man in your life.

We have come up with some thoughtful and fun gift ideas to help inspire you when choosing a present for your dad or grandad. He may be a football fanatic or perhaps a technology guru, but no matter what he’s into, we have handpicked some of the best buys that any man would be delighted to receive.

The Football Fanatic

This Adidas European Championship football would be perfect for the man who adores football and loves a kick about in the garden over the summer months. Marked with the Euro 2016 logo, this is bound to come bouncing out at half time during the championships!

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Adidas European Championship Glider Football, was £14.99 now £12.99 as of 25/05/16 from Argos

The Technology Guru

Some of the most futuristic technology is now available on the high street and is sure to make any tech-loving dad smile. This virtual reality headset can be used with the Samsung galaxy smartphone and gives stunning 360° video views - perfect for gadget lovers.


SAMSUNG Gear VR Headset, £79.99 from Currys

The Bookworm

For the dad who loves to bury his head in a great book, the new Jack Reacher thriller ‘Make Me’ is a brilliant read. Written by Lee Childs, this is a fiction novel with twists turns and a shock or two along the way. Bound to keep your dad reading through until the end, this is a paperback for a true bookworm.


Make Me – Jack Reacher by Lee Child, was £7.99 now £5.99 as of 25/05/16 from Waterstones

The Stylish Dad

For the suave father, a gorgeous leather Hugo Boss timepiece is bound to get him excited. The timeless design embossed leather finish and polished stainless steel will add a touch of class to his off duty or working style.

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Hugo Boss Men’s Watch, £139 from Beaverbrooks

The Adventurer

If your old man is a thrill seeker, why not provide him with another amazing experience to add to his belt? A 7,000-foot tandem skydiving experience is bound to get his heart racing and bring a smile to his face – a true experience of a lifetime.


7,000 foot Tandem Skydive, £199 from Red Letter Days

The Man Who Has Everything

If you have a dad who has everything or you're simply struggling to find something you know he will love, why not pick up a One4all Gift Card? You can top it up with anything from £10 to £400, so it's suitable for every budget. What’s more, he will have the choice to spend it within any of 22,000 stores nationwide, including high street favourites such as John Lewis, Burton, PC World, H&M, Argos, TK Maxx and many more. You can't go wrong!

One4all Gift Card available online or at any Post Office.

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