We’re not sure how it happened but we’re already heading straight towards December! Have you embarked on your list of Christmas shopping yet? If the answer is a resounding ‘no’, fear not for we have a unique selection of gift ideas for every member of the family!
From mouth-wateringly good food and gorgeous manicures to an air show and a photography course, you’ll find everything you need to reduce the size of your Christmas shopping list! Why not treat yourself to a new hair ‘do or a glamorous make-over for your Christmas party? We’ve even added a little ‘SOS’ section for those of you in need of a quick home or garden improvement before the guests arrive.
Abingdon Air & Country Show- what better gift is there for an avid aircraft fan than a ticket to the Abingdon Air and Country Show? The 2017 show will take place on the 14th May and will feature spectacular modern and vintage aeroplanes as well as a fantastic air display, all whist raising much needed money for the Thames Valley Air Ambulance Trust.
Click HERE for more details and to buy tickets online
Jacqueline Cross Photography -if you know a budding photographer, why not give them the gift of both knowledge and happiness with a gift card for one of Jackie’s courses? Or treat them to a Woodland Walk Photoshoot gift card!
Denman - the clever folk at Denman are simply stupendous at teaching students new skills and crafts - now’s your chance to treat yourself or a loved one to a course this Christmas!
Added Ingredients - everyone loves a food hamper, so why not treat someone special to the delights of an Added Ingredients Christmas hamper! You can fill your hamper with foods bursting with rich tastes and amazing flavours including wines and deli counter foods… yum! Plus, there’s 10% off all purchases over £50 (until 25th November)!
Bear and Ragged Staff - nestled deep in the Oxfordshire countryside, dining at the Bear & Ragged Staff is a treat for the eyes and ears, as well as the tastebuds!
Cockadoo Chinese Restaurant and Wine Bar - fancy something a little different? Treat your family to a delicious Chinese meal at the Cockadoo this festive season.
Bella Napoli Italian Restaurant - fans of Italian cuisine will certainly be happy to be treated to a meal at this family-run restaurant. With a passion for food and and only the finest, freshest ingredients in sight, the Bella Napoli is not to be missed!
The Nag’s Head on the Thames - whether you’re treating a friend to a pint or your in-laws to a delicious meal, the Nag’s Head and its sublime location will get you a score of 10 all round!
The Railway Inn - if you’re looking for a unique and wonderful location to dine at during the festive season and beyond, The Railway Inn is the place to go! With delicious home-style cooking and scrumptious drinks to boot, you’re in for a treat!
Utopia Beauty Salon - we know just the thing for the girl who loves her beauty products - a luxurious Christmas gift set from Utopia! Simply pop into the contemporary salon and with the help of one of the qualified beauty therapists you’ll find the perfect set.
Creations Hair and Beauty - with waxing, tanning, Hopi treatments, facials, Indian head massage, manicures, pedicures, ear piercing and much, much more on the menu, you’ll find a wealth of Christmas gift ideas here.
Nail and Beauty Lounge - for the sassy woman who loves beautiful nails, a gift voucher from the Nail and Beauty Lounge would certainly be a winner on Christmas Day.
FM Hair Design - whether you purchase a gift voucher for a friend or decide to treat yourself before your work’s Christmas party, FM Hair Design is on hand to make those hair dreams come true. The lovely team also offer HD brows, tanning and massage treatments!
One for the Brides-to-be
Bridelicious - do you know someone who is getting married? Have you thought about purchasing something that they’d really appreciate? A bridal gift card is the perfect Christmas gift for Brides-to-be, and with a wide range of beautiful dresses and accessories, Bridelicious is just the place to purchase yours.
For you and your home in the run up to the big day
The last thing you want is an emergency during the festive period. With increased call-out charges and some businesses closed, the thought of being left with a problem would be enough to send shivers down anyones spine! For this reason we’re leaving you with a little list of ‘life saviours’ to help keep everything running smoothly…
Safeclean - don’t give your Mother-in-Law anything to moan about - get your carpets looking as good as new in time for Christmas lunch with the professional services from Safeclean.
A Walker UPVC Ltd - the leaves have all but fallen, meaning your gutters are probably looking a little tardy - give them a fighting chance this winter by having A Walker UPVC give them the love they deserve - nobody wants a blocked gutter on Boxing Day!
Aspire Property Services - fix that annoying dripping tap in the guest en-suite in time for your sister’s arrival or give the dining room a lick of paint ready for the festive celebrations.
ADR Plumbing and Heating - a burst pipe or faulty boiler doesn't bear thinking about, especially in the run up to Christmas. To save yourself the hassle of finding a professional and reliable Gas Safe Registered plumber if the worst case scenario does happen, be sure to keep ADR Plumbing and Heating in your contact list!
Jenks - do you have an unsightly tree in your garden? Perhaps it will spoil your Christmas dinner view or threatens to cause havoc in a winter storm - whatever your tree and shrub woes, the lovely experienced team at Jenks will have your leafy issues sorted in no time!
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