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The O&C Winter Giveaway

Win an iconic Schoffel gilet plus a bottle of Fishers Gin – the perfect prize for those who love the countryside. Fishers Gin is distilled here in Aldeburgh using foraged botanicals from the marshes along the Suffolk Coast and this is Andrew Heald, founder of Fishers, in his cobalt blue Oakham gilet. Also pictured is the Lyndon women’s gilet in ruby. The lucky winner can choose either the Oakham or the Lyndon in a variety of colours. All you need to do to enter is fill in the form below.... Read More

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10% Off Non-Sale Items*

We’ve applied a 10% discount to all non-sale items across the site with the exception of Dubarry, Schoffel and Fairfax & Favor. So if you’re ready to update your winter wardrobe or start you Christmas shopping we’ve lots in store for you from great brands such as Barbour, Gant, Timberland, Fitflop, Levi’s, Oui and more. SHOP WOMENSWEAR SHOP MENSWEAR SHOP GIFTS This is offer applies for a limited time only and will end at midnight on Monday 30 November. The offer applies to non-sale items only and excludes Dubarry, Schoffel... Read More

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Christmas Gifts at O&C

If you’re looking for ideas for your own list or inspiration for others, take a look at our Christmas gift-buying guide below. There’s plenty more in store so feel free to browse our Online Gift Section > Gifts for Women From pretty to practical we have something to suit. Our home and beauty collection includes the very popular Connock hand sanitiser (one of the few hand sanitisers that actually smells nice!) plus candles and washbags from Brownstone. Our jewellery includes beautiful necklaces from Decadorn, eye-catching brooches from Rosie Fox (check... Read More


How to Shop with us During Lockdown

Our doors close on the High Street at 5pm today (Weds 4 Nov) but you can still shop with us online or over the phone. We offer free delivery on orders over £50 and you can also arrange to collect your order from us in Aldeburgh. Shop online at ocbutcher.co.uk or Call us on 01728 452229, lines open 10-4, Mon-Sat (we will have a reduced number of staff so please bear with us) Thank you for your continued support and if you’re in Suffolk we hope that we can still... Read More

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Get Your Wardrobe Winterproof

If, like us, you have been watching the rain coming down seemingly without end you’ll be breaking out your wellies, walking boots and wax jackets as winter has arrived. Your winter wardrobe will last a lot longer if it’s looked after in the correct way. In this blog we will highlight some of the products that you can use to look after your boots, shoes and coats as well as passing on some tips from our brands to ensure that your wardrobe lasts a long time and looks great along... Read More


If the Hat Fits…

We have a fantastic range of men’s hats available in Aldeburgh and online. If you’re after something smart, casual, waterproof or warm we’ll have something that fits the bill. We’ve shown some of our hats below and also included a couple of outfit ideas – there’s a spot of Wes Anderson and Peaky Blinders! Those shown below include the Barbour Crushable Bushman, Barts Mossey Beanie, the Barbour Stanhope Wax Trapper, the Tilley Tec-Wool plus sports caps from Gant and RM Williams. Don’t forget our collection of Olney Panama Hats that... Read More


Autumn in Aldeburgh, the O&C Photoshoot

We held a mini-shoot for our AW20 collections in Aldeburgh which as always was great fun and really productive. It was a windy day but thankfully the rain held off. Many thanks to the Aldeburgh Yacht Club for letting us use their Chart Room as our base. When time is of the essence it’s a great location to get lots of variety without having to go too far between shots Here are some of the behind the scenes snaps.. As always huge thanks goes to photographer Sylvaine Poitau (www.lashedphotography.com) who... Read More


Autumn Knitwear

Well the summer has been very kind to us in Aldeburgh but now that autumn is officially here why not treat yourself to some new knitwear? We’ve got some great jumpers and cardigans in from the likes of Barbour, Gant, Fynch Hatton, Dubarry, Pom, Schoffel and more. Here’s a few of our favourite items but there’s lots more in store and online. Men’s Jumpers SHOP MEN’S KNITWEAR AT O&C BUTCHER > Women’s Knitwear SHOP WOMEN’S KNITWEAR AT O&C BUTCHER >


Weekend Concerts at Snape

Sarah was lucky enough to see the amazing siblings Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason play music by Beethoven, Bridge and Rachmaninov at Snape Maltings today and what a fantastic performance it was. It was a very well organised event and everyone wore face coverings, capacity was hugely reduced and the performance was under an hour to avoid needing an interval. So bravo Britten Pears Arts for making it work and for being one of the first organisations to get indoor music happening again, it’s made us very proud to be one... Read More