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The ultimate Father's Day gifting guide

Struggling for gifting ideas? We've got you sorted!

Published: 13th June 2022

The ultimate Father's Day gifting guide 

Father’s Day is just around the corner and we’ve sourced the best local gifts you can buy for your loved one in the West Midlands. 

Remember Father’s Day isn’t just for dads, it’s that special someone in our lives who is always there for us which makes this the perfect opportunity to give them the perfect present. Need a little inspo? Carry on reading cause we've got you covered, from traditional for all kinds of Dads to bus-y gifts for your bus enthusiast! 

Gifting Inspiration

Socks In A Box

First stop, you cannot go wrong with gifting them a pair of good quality socks from Socks In A Box! Did you know they offer a subscription and for Father’s Day they’re offering a 10% discount towards their packages so there’s no excuse! 

Whether you choose to personalise them, or purchase from their extensive range, treat them to a box of good quality socks and their feet will be in for a treat all year round! I guess we can all agree the perfect gift does truly exist! 

Interested? Purchase your subscription here

Phat Dough, Birmingham 

Start the day right with giving them the taste of Phat Dough! Even better, why not visit the insta-worthy cafe based in Yardley, Birmingham? 

First start off with their full English breakfast. Need a lie in? You can tuck in for some brunch instead and enjoy their mouth watering burgers loaded with fries and nuggets. To satisfy their sweet tooth, indulge in their handmade doughnuts, fancy millionaire munchies or the full minty? Phat Dough is the perfect spot to show your appreciation this Father’s Day. 

Dining in? Hop on to our X1 or X2 services! 

Mad O’Roukes Pie Factory, Dudley

Combine two of their favourite things together, pies and beer. You cannot go wrong with the world's famous Mad O’Roukes Pie Factory

Why not send him a box full of love with his favourite pies, beers and bottles a personalised gift card ready for Father’s Day Finding it difficult to decide on which pie to go for? Whether you like lamb, chicken, curry, sweet potato, or even mushroom pies, there is something for all palates.

Reserve your table today to avoid any disappointment or order online to be freshly delivered by post. ‘Have some pud, it will do you good’ only at the Pie Factory.

Hop on to the 11 & 11A to get you there!

Illustrated Maps

You can check out Tom Woolley collection of mesmerising illustrated maps based in your local area. Specialising in beautiful, colourful maps you can choose from Brum’s Tolkien Trail, or Brum City Centre, Stirchley or even Cannon Hill Park. Peaky Blinders fan? Gift them the Peaky Blinders map of Brum instead! 

Order your illustrated map in time for Father’s Day here

Delve into a bus lover’s paradise…

Novelty Bus Mugs

Struggling to get something for a special bus enthusiast? 

If they love buses as much as we do, why not gift them with their very own novelty bus mug with Pollyanna Poops

Not only will this make them giggle, but it will be a bus-tastic gift to remember! Order your novelty mug today so it arrives just in time for Fathers Day. 

Miniature Bus Collection

Spoil them with their very own bus collection from Yardley Wood Bus Club. From new to vintage buses, it’s all part of the collection which will make the perfect gift! 

Check them out here 

Personalised Bus Art

Make it personal and give them a work of art with personalised bus prints from Etsy

There’s plenty of unique and beautiful bus prints to choose from, whether they are classic or traditional prints. Whatever you choose, we can guarantee this will be a one-of-kind! 

Buy yours here

Wondering on how to get to these amazing locations? Make sure to use our journey planner and remember we have our special weekend offer. 

When you buy our Day Saver, you can add an extra adult for just £2 valid at any time on Father's Day!

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