Independent Music Monday: Boxtape

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Every Monday we will be bringing you an unsigned singer or band as part of our Independent Music Monday feature. This week, we caught up with Horsham band Boxtape find out more about them…

You can read the full interview over at Merryn Music:
https://merrynmusicblog.wordpress.com/2016/12/29/independent-music-monday-boxtape/

Charity Tuesday: Time to Talk Befriending

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Up and down the country, there are thousands of people doing good deeds every day, and we decided to celebrate the great work that charities undergo with a regular feature on Tuesdays, to tie-in with #CharityTuesday on Twitter. This week, we caught up with Time to Talk Befriending to find out more…

You can read the full interview over at Merryn Charity:
https://merryncharity.wordpress.com/2016/12/29/charity-tuesday-time-to-talk-befriending/

Independent Music Monday: Boston Building

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Every Monday we will be bringing you an unsigned singer or band as part of our Independent Music Monday feature. This week, we caught up with songwriter and producer James Barr a.k.a. Boston Building find out more about him…

You can read the full interview over at Merryn Music:
https://merrynmusicblog.wordpress.com/2016/12/19/independent-music-monday-boston-building/

Independent Music Monday: Steve Grozier

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Every Monday we will be bringing you an unsigned singer or band as part of our Independent Music Monday feature. This week, we caught up with Glasgow unsigned singer Steve Grozier find out more…

You can read the full interview over at Merryn Music:

https://merrynmusicblog.wordpress.com/2016/12/12/independent-music-monday-steve-grozier/

Gift ideas: for tea lovers

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We can’t believe that it is now less than 3 weeks until Christmas! As we love to support independent retailers, we will be bringing you great gift ideas. We hope that we can help you to find that perfect gift!

Tea is delicious, we can’t get through the day without copious amounts!

Here are our 8 favourite gift ideas for tea lovers 🙂

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‘A Taste of Christmas’ Mini Tea Collection from PostTEA
The Tea Gift Set from Stuart Gardiner Design
Tea Drinker Tea and Chocolate Gift Hamper from Jones and Jones of Berwick-upon-Tweed

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The Moroccan Mint Tea Crate from The Gluttonous Gardener
Herbal Infusions & Infuser Gift Set from Flint & Co

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English Tea Shop Organic and Fairtrade Tea Union Jack Gift Tin – 72 Bags – Sachets from Ethical Superstore
7 Loose Leaf Tea Gift Set Tin With Silk Sari Wrap and Tea Diffuser from Spice Kitchen
Ultimate Matcha Gift Set from Bluebird Tea Co

Gift ideas: for meat and BBQ lovers

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We can’t believe that it is now less than 3 weeks until Christmas! As we love to support independent retailers, we will be bringing you great gift ideas. We hope that we can help you to find that perfect gift!

Even though it’s December, it’s never too early to think about delicious meaty BBQs!

Here are our 8 favourite gift ideas for meat and BBQ lovers 🙂

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Meat Lovers Marinade And Spice Kit from World of Zing
Butchers’ Kitchen Apron – For the Chef from Coconutgrass
Barbecue Tool Box from All Things Brighton Beautiful

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Smokey Chipotle BBQ Rub from The Smokey Carter
Hazeldines Ultimate Barbecue Wrap BBQ Meat Pack from Hazeldines of Hazel Grove

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The Spicy BBQ Man Box from Ross & Ross Food
West Country Sausage Making Kit from Chedingtons
5 In 1 BBQ Tool Kit from Prezzybox

Gift ideas: for kids

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We can’t believe that it is now less than 3 weeks until Christmas! As we love to support independent retailers, we will be bringing you great gift ideas. We hope that we can help you to find that perfect gift!

It’s far too easy to spoil the youngest members of our family, but we love to spoil them anyway!

Here are our 8 favourite gift ideas for kids 🙂

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Personalised Wooden Toy Box from Dust & Things
My Personalised Encyclopedia from Jonny’s Sister
Personalised Train Name Rack from Moose In The Mint

Middle row (left to right)
Set of three transport suitcases from ElliesBeautifulMess
BrainBox Blood and Guts from BrainBox

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Mummy’s Little Helper Apron from The T Bird
Star Nightlight – Yellow from Feral Hearts
Build Your Own Batmobile from Jeremy’s Home Store

Gift ideas: for guitar lovers

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We can’t believe that it is now 3 weeks until Christmas! As we love to support independent retailers, we will be bringing you great gift ideas every day until a week before Christmas. We hope that we can help you to find that perfect gift!

We’ve always wanted to play a musical instrument. If we had to choose only one, it would be the guitar. There’s nothing better than hearing an acoustic version of your favourite song; just a singer and their guitar 🙂

Here are our 8 favourite gift ideas for guitar lovers 🙂

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Air Guitar T-Shirt from Bang Tidy Clothing
Personalised Playlist Guitar Pick Print from The Drifting Bear Co.
Personalised & Engraved Guitar Pizza Cutter from I Just Love It

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Music Nomad Premium Guitar Care System from Guitar.co.uk
Guitar Chopping Board from Cad-eau

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Guitar Case Lunch Box from All Things Brighton Beautiful
Guitar Personalised Writing Set from Made By Ellis
Pickmaster Plectrum Punch V2 from Prezzybox

Gift ideas: for golf lovers

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We can’t believe that it is now less than 3 weeks until Christmas! As we love to support independent retailers, we will be bringing you great gift ideas. We hope that we can help you to find that perfect gift!

We must admit that past a few games of crazy golf, we’ve never actually played a real game of golf!

Here are our 8 favourite gift ideas for golf lovers 🙂

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Golf Bag Cufflinks from All Things Brighton Beautiful
Rules To Golf By Typography Screen Print from Ethical Market
Golf Enthusiast’s Gift Collection from Dibor

Middle row (left to right)
I Wish I Was Playing Golf Hoop Mug from The Pot Bank
Personalised Golf Marker Set from Penelopetom

Bottom row (left to right)
Great British Golf Courses Map + Free Card from Bonnie Blackbird
Potty Putter from Prezzybox
Chocolate Golf Balls from Choc on Choc