#LoveLocalWilts this Christmas

By Anita Jaynes on 30 November, 2020

The Business Exchange is encouraging people to buy local this Christmas and support Swindon and Wiltshire’s many independents. Follow the hashtag #LoveLocalWilts on social media as we continue to promote what is on offer across the county.

We have compiled this shortlist which provides just a taster of what is available.

The Wiltshire Artisans Christmas Hamper: Price: £60

Calne-based Fluffy Puffin has brought together 13 of the most talented producers, to bring you a Christmas Hamper packed full of locally made goods, including:

To book yours click here, call: 01249 814088 or email: hello@fluffypuffin.com

Fluffy Puffin Christmas Yule logs : Price £35

Fluffy Puffin is producing ice cream filled Yule Logs in three delicious flavours, Salted Caramel and Honeycomb, Rum Soaked Raisin and Chocolate Baileys. Price: £35

To book yours click here, call: 01249 814088 or email: hello@fluffypuffin.com

Explorer’s Gin from Downton Distillery Price: £40

Explorer’s Gin pays tribute to the explorers of the ‘Golden Era’, who navigated uncharted waters and to today’s explorers in all fields who continue to push the boundaries. Explorer’s Gin is Salisbury-based Downton Distillery’s first released gin, capturing the ‘Spirit of Adventure.’

Western Red Cedar provides the backbone to Explorer’s Gin.

Click here to buy via the website or email: info@downtondistillery.com

Ubeity – Products promoting wellbeing and mindfulness Prices from £5

Bradford on Avon’s Dorothy House Hospice has its own product range Ubeity, which means grounded in the moment. It offers ethically made body and home fragrance products with all profits helping to fund its end of life care.

You can purchase online at: www.findubiety.com

The Grazing Company Prices from £14

Swindon-based business The Grazing Company, has a special Christmas offering which includes a Christmas Wreath Graze and Christmas Graze Boxes.

You can purchase online at: www.thegrazingcompany.co.uk

Goofy Goat Gifts – Various prices cufflinks from £25

Swindon-based Goofy Goat Gifts create unique presents with a nod to bygone eras from upcycled materials, from coin and watch movement cufflinks, to quirky lamps out of objects such as GPO phones. Avo meters and military helmets.

Browse the site at: www.goofygoatgifts.com

And don’t forget!

Vouchers make wonderful presents. Why not support one of Swindon and Wiltshire’s independent restaurants by purchasing an Afternoon Tea, Drinks only, or a Sunday Lunch Voucher.

#LoveLocalWiltshire our indies need your support this Christmas and throughout the year.