Father’s Day – Daddy Cool

15th June 2016

This year Father’s Day falls on Sunday 19th June and provides us with another great opportunity to celebrate the love and appreciation we have for our parents.

Father’s Day honour fathers and male parenting and the influence these figures have in society. Many dads would happily settle for a lie-in, breakfast in bed and watching what they want on TV, but a nice gift wouldn’t go astray on Father’s Day either!

The problem is dads can be notoriously hard to buy for, so here are some great buys from Salford Shopping Centre’s stores to show your father just how much you care.

Sugar Daddy

Indulge your dad’s sweet tooth with some tempting treats and mouth-watering morsels. There’s plenty of ways to tickle dad’s taste buds at the centre:

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Holland & Barrett: Chocolate Cookies (Gluten Free) £2.65

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Aldi: Chocolate Surprises 49p

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Greggs: Caramel & Pecan Greggsnut £1

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Home Bargains: Ferrero 32 Piece Collection £5.49


Fashionable Fellas & Groomed Guys

Father’s Day is your opportunity to help ensure your dad’s style is in check. Our fashion and accessory stores are a great place to help upgrade his look for kicking back or going out.

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PEP&CO: Vest Top £2.50; Shorts £10

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Peacocks: Star Wars T-shirt £8

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Shoe Zone: Red Tape Two Tone Lace Up Brogues £29.99

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Blue Inc: Retro Fire Shirt £9.99


Tech Treats

If your dad loves tech – let’s face it, most do – a gadget or gizmo for the man cave could be right up his street. Here’s some top tech from our stores to do the trick:

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Argos: Jam Classic Bluetooth Wireless Speaker £19.99

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EE: Huawei P9 – Titanium Grey, 32GB. (ask in-store for tariff details)

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Grainger Games: Mirror’s Edge Catalyst (PS4) £44.99

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Boots: Philips Series 7000 Electric Shaver with Precision Trimmer £117.50


DIY Dad

For handy dads who like to take the DIY route with home improvement projects, Father’s Day is the right time to get him some cool new tools and accessories to add to his collection.

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Wilko: 14.4v Cordless Drill £29

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Poundworld: Car Fuse Set £1

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Poundland: Tommy Walsh Precision Screwdriver Set £1

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Wilko: Stainless Steel 13 Piece BBQ Tool Set £35

Football Fever

Does your dad have a passion for sport? With the Euros now underway, a football gift could be just the ticket this Father’s Day! Salford Shopping Centre has goodies galore to win him over:

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Iceland: Swizzels Football Fever £1

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Peacocks: Boxer Shorts £2

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Wilko: No 1 Dad Footie in a Can £4

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The Fragrance Shop: Boss Bottled Unlimited EDT with FREE Hugo Boss Sports Bag: £44.50



Head to Salford Shopping Centre this week to pick up these great gift ideas and make sure your dad feels top of the pops on Father’s Day.