For the dad who has everything
Now don’t think I’m being horrible, but luckily my dad is no longer with us, well what I mean the poor bug… will not have to endure a plethora of naff father’s day presents (I have 6 siblings) This little gadget will charge your phone, light your way back to your tent, listen to the radio and open a bottle of beer, all with one simple gadget
Etón’s ScorpioIt’s built in re-chargeable battery can be powered by the Hand Crank, Solar panel or DC adaptor, ideal for charging up the mobile in an emergency! The Scorpion radio covers FM, Medium and Shortwave bands to keep you in touch wherever you are, whilst the audio line input, will allow you to play your favourite music devices, and at least your dad is unlikely to get, in our case seven of the same gifts.
Available £49.99 www.nevadaradio.co.uk
The "Finer Things in Life" Dad
If your Dad enjoys classic luxury style and mod-con gadgets, Sibton Park could be the perfect place for his special weekend. Sleeping up to 24 guests in 12 bedrooms, this spectacular Georgian manor is set in 350 acres of private woodland and parkland and comes complete with gym and cinema room as well as private chef, maid and butler service. Sibton Park can be booked for as little as £104 per person per night when fully occupied.
The "Pub Champion" Dad
It might be nestled amongst spectacular Caledonian Scots Pine forests, but the man of the house may not be able tear himself away from the incredible billiard room of this traditional sporting lodge. Once he has finished proving he is "the Daddy" at snooker, he can leave the luxury of Alladale Wilderness Lodge and head off into the wilderness with up to 13 other family members to try his hand at a spot of shooting. Alladale Wilderness Lodge can be booked for as little as £61 per person per night when fully occupied.
A change from a new pair of Socks!
This Fathers' Day, there will be nothing a Dad wants more than to have all his family together under one roof. So, why not show the Dad in your life that he is extra special by bringing all his loved ones together under the roof of one of the most incredible castles, stately homes or manor houses in the UK, for a party he will neverforget.LandedHouses.co.uk have put together some of the most amazing (and surprisingly affordable) weekend break venues, perfect for every type of Dad, we have highlighted a couple on offer, but there are more options available, for dads who like the outdoors or even keeping fit!
One World Now Open
The One World Trade Center, the building erected on the site of the twin towers destroyed in the terrorist attacks of September 11th 2001, is a permanent monument to those who perished and a two finger salute to those who perpetrated the atrocity. The tallest building in the western hemisphere, designed by Daniel Libeskind,its One World Observatory is opened to the public at the end of May, fantastic views of the iconic New York skyline lie before you, and with the latest technological advances embedded in the entertainment displays this will be a must visit for anyone doing the Big Apple.