six of the bestFATHER'S DAY GADGETS.
BATTLE UFO, PS40, from shop.rmg.co.uk CHARGE it up and then let fly, literally. This UFO will hit the skies for 10 minutes for every charge and will reach up to 10 metres away from the controller. What makes this a good gift for Father's Day is that firstly, it's only suitable for children over 14 years and comes in its own ball, the propellers won't cause havoc.
RETRO GAMES CONTROLLER, PS11.04, from www.prezzybox.com THEY say good things come in small packages and that's definitely the case with this little console. Featuring 200 8-bit games, the games are oldschool arcade style and there are lots of shooting and sports-based challenges. You'll be dishing out a good portion of nostalgia with this gift!
FITBIT CHARGE HR FITNESS BAND - LARGE, BLUE, PS99.99, from www.currys.co.uk THIS fitness band will make your dad's day extra special. Simply charge it up, put it on and check in to see how active you've been. It's mightily addictive and whether he challenges himself to walk more steps or burn more calories, he'll soon be trying to beat his previous records. On top of that, it comes with a heart monitor.
BEATLES RUBBER SOUL LAVA LAMP, PS25, from www.asda.com your dad loves his music collection, this is a great gift. The swinging Sixties can be brought to your living room with this lava lamp which comes decorated with the Beatles Rubber Soul logo. It's unbelievably relaxing to watch.
BRAUN BT5050 BEARD TRIMMER, PS36.82, from www.amazon.co.uk THE beard trimmer comes with 25 length settings, so whether he wants that 5 o'clock shadow or a longer hipster beard, he can keep it looking neat with this trimmer and accessories. Once charged, it will give 50 minutes of trimming time - plenty for taming that hairy situation.
KITSOUND ROCK WATERPROOF BLUETOOTH SPEAKER LIGHT, PS47.68, from www.maplin.co.uk GONE are the days when a Father's Day gift would be a multi-purpose army knife. In this tech-filled world a different type of all-in-one appeals. This is a speaker but also a light.
With a remote control, this Bluetooth speaker will belt out your music and also comes with different light options to keep dad entertained. It's also water and dust resistant, so if you're using it outdoors and the rain starts to fall, it will remain in tip-top condition.
Finally, it has a great battery - when fully charged, it will give you 18 hours playtime.