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December 12th 2023

15 Funny Mugs They'll Love For The Ultimate Gifting Inspo

The one question we're left wondering each morning while tucking into our brekkie with our favourite mug in tow... who needs a dull morning brew when you can sip from a novelty mug that brings a smile each day? No one, that's who!

Surely the hottest gift idea that will never get cold, old or fail to put a spring in their step with every cuppa, we're serving our latest brew of seriously funny mugs that we know will make for the perfect gift for the fun-loving coffee (or tea!) lovers in your life.

Check out our ultimate guide to the best cool mugs available on our site right now!

Father Ted Inspired Ah Go On Mug

Father Ted Inspired Ah Go On Mug

In the zany world of Father Ted, you can bet Mrs. Doyle's tea trolley is never far away, ready to dish out her signature weak milky brew. Ahh bliss! Inspired by her iconic "Will you have a cup of tea? Aaah, go on" catchphrase, our Father Ted Inspired Ah Go On Mug will bring the fun to their collection and morning cuppa. Just keep it away from a Teasmaid – Mrs. Doyle relishes the misery of tea making!

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December 8th 2023

In A World Of Pure Imagination: Exclusive New Wonka Merchandise!

Guess who's making a sweet comeback to the silver screen? Oh yes, it's none other than our beloved Willy Wonka, and this time, he's brought along heartthrob Timothee Chalamet for the whimsical ride!

Hold onto your golden tickets, because it's been a whopping 18 years since we last roamed the fantastical realms of Willy Wonka's chocolatey wonderland.

Hitting the screens right now, we're diving back into the nougat-filled nostalgia, exploring Wonka's origin story, his early escapades, and how he got acquainted with those toe-tapping Oompa-Loompas, now grooving to the tunes of Hugh Grant!

At our own little factory of dreams, we're sprinkling a dash of Wonka magic, and we're more excited than Charlie on that extraordinary morning to bring you our exclusive new Wonka merchandise including scrumptious Wonka T-Shirts and dresses that'll have you looking as delightful as a Fizzy Lifting Drink tastes!

So, whether you're a lifelong fan or just discovering the wonders of the Wonka world, celebrate the return of this candy-coated legend and unwrap the magic with our official Wonka merch - because life is sweeter when it's Willy Wonka style!

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November 12th 2021

The Weekly Retro Movie Rundown – 451

Is there any better way to kick back and unwind than with your favourite movies? If there is, we've yet to discover it! Enjoy some serious downtime with our top picks of classic flicks heading your way this weekend!

SATURDAY 13th November

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) 5STAR 9:20am-12:25pm

Eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts rescues an old car from the scrap heap, only to discover it has magical, gravity-defying powers. Meanwhile, Baron Bomburst, the blundering ruler of Vulgaria, will do anything to get his greedy hands on it. Children's musical adventure, based on the book by Ian Fleming, starring Dick Van Dyke, Lionel Jeffries, Sally Ann Howes, Gert Frobe, Benny Hill and James Robertson Justice.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) Channel 5 1:25pm-3:45pm

Penniless Charlie Bucket is one of five lucky children who find a golden ticket in a chocolate bar, winning a once-in-a-lifetime tour of eccentric recluse Willy Wonka's magical sweet company. Unfortunately, the other winners each face a grim fate when they start to misbehave. Tim Burton's children's fantasy, based on Roald Dahl's novel, starring Johnny Depp, Freddie Highmore, Helena Bonham Carter, and Deep Roy playing all the Oompa Loompas.

Star Trek: First Contact (1996) Film4 2:35pm-4:45pm

Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the Enterprise face their deadliest enemies, the Borg, who travel back in time in an attempt to change Earth's history. The starship follows on a mission to foil their plan, but the vessel is taken over by members of the cyborg collective, leaving Picard consumed by a desire for revenge. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, James Cromwell and Alice Krige.

Star Trek Clothing

Star Trek Beam Me Up Santa Knitted Christmas Jumper


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September 3rd 2021

The Weekly Retro Movie Rundown – 443

Swinging its way to you like a monkey on a vine, we're swooping in with a whole mix of movie goodness for you to snap up and enjoy. A little of drama, a dash of action and a whole heap of nostalgia. Enjoy!

SATURDAY 4th September

Moomins on the Riviera (2014) Film4 11:00am-12:35pm

The Moomins, Little My and Snorkmaiden embark on a sea journey that, after overcoming storms and desert island dangers, leads the family to the Riviera, where their unity is put to the test. Children's animation, with the voices of Russell Tovey and Tracy-Ann Oberman.

Moomins Merchandise

Welcome To Moominvalley Door Mat


Clueless (1995) Channel 5 1:05pm-3:00pm

A rich high-school student uses all her charm and financial clout to boost an awkward new pupil's image, but soon finds she has created a monster - while her own popularity suffers in the process. Comedy inspired by Jane Austen's Emma, starring Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy and Paul Rudd.

Clueless Merchandise

Clueless Movie Poster White T-Shirt.

Vertical Limit (2000) GREAT! movies 2:00pm-4:25pm

A wildlife photographer is forced to master his fears and the elements as he leads an expedition to climb K2, the world's second-highest mountain, on a desperate mission to rescue his estranged sister and her fellow mountaineers, who have fallen into a crevasse. Action-adventure, starring Chris O'Donnell, Bill Paxton, Scott Glenn and Robin Tunney.

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July 9th 2021

The Weekly Retro Movie Rundown – 435

With tension and excitement quickly building, we're throwing ourselves into another action-packed weekend. Will history be made? Will there be plenty of drama and emotion? You betcha!

SATURDAY 10th July

Oliver! (1968) GREAT! movies classic 12:05pm-3:00pm

An Oscar-winning musical version of the stage play based on Charles Dickens' classic tale about a lonely workhouse orphan who ends up on the cold streets of London, where he falls under the wing of petty crook Fagin and his gang of young backstreet thieves. Featuring the iconic songs Food, Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, As Long as He Needs Me and You've Got to Pick a Pocket or Two. Starring Ron Moody, Mark Lester, Oliver Reed, Jack Wild, Harry Secombe, Shani Wallis and Leonard Rossiter.

Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) Film4 1:10pm-3:20pm

Captain Picard and the Enterprise crew uncover a conspiracy by their own superiors and a sinister alien race to take over a peaceful world and exploit its power to prolong life. However, the crew is forced to defy Federation orders and turns renegade to protect the planet's inhabitants. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring Patrick Stewart, F Murray Abraham, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner and Michael Dorn.

Star Trek Gifts

Star Trek Welcome Aboard Door Mat


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June 18th 2021

The Weekly Retro Movie Rundown – 432

Powering our way through another week like a fastball from a top MLB player, we're getting reach to strike it strong and smash another weekend of top retro movie out the park!

SATURDAY 19th June

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) 5STAR 12:20pm-3:10pm

Eccentric inventor Caractacus Potts rescues an old car from the scrap heap, only to discover it has magical, gravity-defying powers. Meanwhile, Baron Bomburst, the blundering ruler of Vulgaria, will do anything to get his greedy hands on it. Children's musical adventure, based on the book by Ian Fleming, starring Dick Van Dyke, Lionel Jeffries, Sally Ann Howes, Gert Frobe, Benny Hill and James Robertson Justice.

Evolution (2001) Film4 2:45pm-4:50pm

Two science teachers investigate a mysterious meteor and discover it is oozing a strange fluid containing millions of minuscule but rapidly evolving organisms - which start to turn into terrifying alien monsters with a taste for human flesh. Sci-fi comedy, starring David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Julianne Moore, Seann William Scott, Dan Aykroyd and Ted Levine.

Matilda (1996) 5STAR 3:10pm-5:15pm

A gifted youngster is packed off by her selfish parents to the prison-like Crunchem Hall School. Once there, she befriends a sweet-natured teacher who convinces her that not all grown-ups are bad - and urges her to use her special powers to turn the tables on the nasty headmistress. Fantasy comedy, adapted from the children's book by Roald Dahl, with Mara Wilson, Pam Ferris, Embeth Davidtz, Rhea Perlman and Danny DeVito, who also directed.

Matilda Merchandise

Roald Dahl Matilda Tote Bag

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