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Paddington 2 is about to be released.. can't wait to see it!   Meantime, here are some Paddington gifts ideas..

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Give the cricket fan in your life a cricket gift!

So you’re looking for a gift for the cricket fan in your life and you don’t know a wicket from your Lords.  Here are a few cricket gift ideas for you to think about, from stocking fillers to a cricket gift for a BIG hitting score of a birthday

Middlesex Cricket Membership with Tour at Lord's Cricket Ground Middlesex Cricket Membership with Tour at Lord's Cricket Ground
Was £265, now £150 - save 43%

Enjoy a one year full membership of Middlesex Cricket, with exclusive benefits!  Watch every game from the famous Lord’s Pavilion and Long Room.  Sign in a lucky guest to give them a taste of the high life members get to enjoy.  There's a new members’ tour, taking in the Pavilion, Media Centre and more.  Memberships are valid from 1 January 2018 – 30 December 2018, and the season runs between April and September;  there's about 35 days-worth of cricket across all 3 domestic formats, with priority ticket access for all international matches at Lord’s in 2019. Minimum age 23.   This offer is available from Virgin Experience Days

The Kia Oval Cricket Ground Tour for Two

The Kia Oval Cricket Ground Tour for Two
£40.00 from Virgin Experience Days

Tour the world-famous Kia Oval, home to Surrey Cricket Club since 1845 and one of England’s test match homes since 1880.  Take a cricket loving friend or family member for a 90 minute behind the scenes tour of this rather amazing sporting venue.  Browse the Club Museum and explore decades of history;  explore the Committee room where Club Presidents past and present have entertained legendary guests and watched the action.  And you can sit down in the commentary box as well!  Follow all this up with a tea or coffee in the Members Pavilion overlooking the pitch, this is a great sport-centric day out to share.   From Virgin Experience Days

This cricket cushion is from The Original Gift Company

This cricket cushion is from The Original Gift Company
£19.95
This cricket cushion is one of a range of sports cushions available at The Original Gift Company, so you can choose from a number of cushions - Golf, Cricket, Football, Rugby, Motor Racing and Fishing! They are exclusive to The Original Gift Company, and these cushions measure 40cm sq.  A great way to relax while watching sport on the TV or listening to it on the radio.  Go to The Original Gift Company for more information.

Cricket Ball Cufflink Box with Cufflinks

Cricket Ball Cufflink Box with Cufflinks
£19.99

This beautifully made cufflink box looks like a cricket ball!   It's got authentic stitched detailing and opens to show 4 velvet-lined compartments for storing cufflinks.  Plus it comes with a pair of themed cufflinks inside, with a cricket ball on one and a bat on the other!  Available from Presents for Men 

Personalised Sports Book - International Cricket

Personalised Sports Book - International Cricket
£39.99

The cricket fan in your life can relive glorious sporting moments in international cricket over the last 100 years.   They can read all about the greatest matches from 1905;  papers are reproduced from scans of original newspapers.  Each book is hand-crafted, cut and bound by a team of specialists and they can be personalised with a name to be embossed in gold on the front cover, as well as a message for the inside cover certificate.   Go to Getting Personal for more information

Personalised Cricket Calendar - 1st Edition Personalised Cricket Calendar - 1st Edition
From £9.99
A great gift you can buy at any time of the year because you choose the month the calendar starts :-)   Your loved one's name will be viewed on each of 12 full colour images on a personalised calendar!   For instance, they'll see it on a brand new leather ball, on Batsman gloves and even on wicket stumps. Available in 3 sizes from Getting Personal. 
 Best of British - The Cricket Match 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle Best of British - The Cricket Match 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
£11.99
All Jigsaw Puzzles have this fantastic 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle depecting a Cricket Match and the detail is tremendous. This could be a great gift for anyone who loves cricket and jigsaw puzzles or doing indoor games relating to their favourite sport - cricket!  The dimension is 70 x 50 cm and there's plenty to amuse cricket fans from the end result!  Go to All Jigsaw Puzzles for more information.
Zazzle.co.uk have a big range of cricket greeting cards and postcards

Send a cricket card
Zazzle.co.uk have a big range of cricket greeting cards and cricket postcards, featuring the funny to the historical.  They also have great birthday cards for those big birthdays e.g. 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th,etc, going right up to 100!   They also have cards for cricket coaches, as well as the Keep Calm and Cricket On cards.   Plus if you've got a loved one who supports England, India, Pakistan etc etc you should find something at Zazzle for them as well!  They even have a create your own section!  Click here to see their cricket cards 

Code Red Novelty Cricket Bat and Ball Cufflinks from Amazon

Pictured left you'll see the Code Red Novelty Cricket Bat and Ball Cufflinks from Amazon .    The RRP is £19.99 but you can currently buy them for only £8.89.   Amazon also has a range of cricket cufflinks to choose from - some feature a bat and ball, while others have a bat, ball and wickets. Click here to see the range of cricket cufflinks from Amazon

Bespoke Cricket Bat Experience Bespoke Cricket Bat Experience, Taunton, Somerset
£599.00

Visit the master craftsmen at the Millichamp & Hall workshop in the heart of the Somerset Country Cricket Ground in Taunton to watch your own personalised cricket bat design being made.  There's a full assessment to determine the correct profile, weight and length of your own bat.  You're involved throughout the entire process, from the choosing of the willow cleft to the finishing and polishing of the completed blade.  And your own bespoke cricket bat to take home!  Available from Into the Blue  

One Year Barmy Army Membership plus £75 Worth of Merchandise

Membership to the Barmy Army
£99
Give them a year's membership to the legion of cricket fans who number about 5,000.  For only £99, the cricket fan in your life can enjoy a One Year Barmy Army Membership plus £75 Worth of Merchandise!  It could be a great way for your loved one to meet like-minded people who also love cricket! 
More info from Virgin Experience Days.  

 

Novelty Cricket Gifts

If you want something that’s a bit of fun, there are cricket cufflinks to choose from – you can get these at John LewisMarks & Spencer,   or you could visit Cricket cufflinks from Amazon  where you'll find quite a range of cricket cufflinks.

   
   
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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