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Father's Day in North Cornwall

If you are looking for some inspiration for a Father's Day gift in North Cornwall we might have just the thing for you in our gift guide.

We have rounded up some fantastic present ideas from local Cornish companies and have something to suit every budget.

From train trips in Bodmin to surfing lessons in Bude, Cornish cider pressed in Liskeard to chocolate hand crafted in Wadebridge.

Our hand picked selection of gifts has been grouped into the following categories:

  • Handmade Cornish Gift Ideas
  • Experiences and Days Out
  • Fun and Games

Handmade Cornish Gifts

Linen Apron - by Clara Create

Father’s Day is coming!

If you dad loves to bake or is a keen gardener this “handmade in Cornwall” linen apron is sure to make his day.

It has a handy double pocket, long waist ties to wrap around, adjustable neck tie and made from a natural biodegradable mid weight pre-washed linen.

Available in three colours: Pewter grey, French blue and Dark red.

Clare Create are part of our Local Shopping Directory.

Hughes Carpentry and Joinery

Let your father sit back and relax in a bubbly bath with a glass of wine and a good book.

These handcrafted bath boards are made from solid oak and have space for candles, a glass and a tablet. They can be finished in a colour of your choice and start at £40.

Part of our Local Shopping Directory.

Cornish Seasalt

If you are looking for a gift for a budding chef, there are a range of sets available from Cornish Sea Salt.

Available to buy on their website.

Classic Cornish Hampers

For a luxury gift for a food loving Dad, there are some brilliant bundles put together by Classic Cornish Hampers. They include a fantastic selection of Cornish produce, including delicious pasties, cheese and biscuits, and bottles of ale and cider.


If you are looking for a day out or a special activity instead of a gift to wrap, there are plenty of fun days out in the area!

Hawkers Hot Tub Hire

If your dad would prefer some luxury in the comfort of his own garden why not hire a hot tub from Hawkers Hot Tub Hire!

Enjoy a 5-7 person Helsinki Lay-Z-Spa inflatable hot tub which includes waterproof speaker with LED lights, wooden step and towel basket with 2 blankets.

Part of our Shop Local Directory.

Bodmin and Wenford Railway Experiences

The Bodmin and Wenford Railway offer driver experience days on both their diesel and steam trains.

Let your dad realise a childhood dream and join the crew on the footplate of a steam engine!

Find out more about the experience days on offer on the website.

Raven Surf - Bude

For the active Dad, a surfing lesson to brush up their skills on the beach might be the perfect gift!

Raven Surf in Bude offer surfing lesson vouchers, which can be used for group or one to one lessons.

The vouchers can be purchased on the website.

Fun and Games

IvyLeaf Golf Club - Bude

For the active Dad a round of golf or some time on the driving range is a great gift! Ivyleaf Golf Course and Driving Range is situated 3 miles north of Bude and the 2300yd 9 hole golf course overlooks the beautiful coastline.

Find out more on their website.

Hidden Valley Discovery Park - Launceston

If your Dad loves a challenge why not treat him to a day of treasure hunting day out the Hidden Valley Discovery Park in Launceston?

This can be a fun day out for the whole family, with different activities suited to different ages and abilities.

Buy tickets online here.

For the Dad who has everything

Adopt a Monkey - Monkey Sanctuary Looe

For the animal loving Dad why not adopt a monkey from The Monkey Sanctuary in Looe?

There are lots of monkeys to choose from, and for your adoption fee you will get :

  • A cuddly monkey toy (optional)
  • Personalised certificate of your adoption
  • Photo of your adopted monkey
  • Your monkey’s story
  • Species factsheet
  • ‘Wild Futures’ bi-annual newsletters
  • Discount to our Monkey Sanctuary

Adopt a monkey here.

St Petrocs - Donation to help end

Is working to end homelessness in Cornwall. They are providing accommodation, support, advice, training and resettlement services to people experiencing homelessness.

Just £30 could provide a bed for the night for someone who would otherwise be sleeping rough.

Donate here.

Adopt a Donkey - Tamar Valley Donkey Park in Gunnislake

Another great gift for animals is a Donkey Adoption from the Tamar Valley Donkey Park in Gunnislake.

Adopt a donkey here.