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Buy a jumper help the hospice 06/12/2018
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We’ll donate £5 for every jumper sold!

As well as wearing their Christmas Jumpers, Aldeburgh clothing store O&C Butcher will be donating £5 of every jumper sold during Woolly Pully Week to St Elizabeth Hospice.  Money raised will help support local patients and families over the festive season. Woolly Pully Week is an annual event encouraging people to wear their Christmas Jumpers to work in return for a small donation to the hospice.  All women’s and men’s jumpers bought between 10 – 16 December 2018 from O&C Butcher will be helping this fantastic, local cause. You can shop... Read More

Christmas Gift Ideas 28/11/2018
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Christmas Gifts at O&C Butcher

Gifts for Women Shown above we have the Sufffolk Fedora Hat from local company Hicks and Brown. Water resistant and very stylish they work in town or country. The gorgeous gown is from One Hundred Stars and is available in several prints and colours. The necklace is the Drusy Pendant from Decadorn. Drusy refers to a coating of fine crystals on a rock fracture surface, it is the tiniest formation of crystal and makes for a beautiful finish at a great price of £34. Take a look at the full... Read More

Black Friday Sale 23/11/2018
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Up to 50% Off Selected Coats and Boots

Well at least we waited until Friday! Our Black Friday Sale is available online only from Friday 23 – Monday 26 November. Fantastic deals with up to 50% off selected coats and boots for men and women from the likes of Aigle, Hackett, Fly London and Merrell. Here’s just a sample of the offers we have online: Don’t delay, once they’re gone they’re gone! Sale ends at midnight on Monday 26 November. Shop the O&C Butcher Black Friday Sale Now >

Christmas Cheer at O&C Butcher 22/11/2018
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Christmas Cheer at O&C Butcher

Come along to O&C Butcher on Saturday 1 December for a spot of Christmas Cheer. To help you with your Christmas shopping we’ve got great gift ideas, gift buying advice on hand plus 10% OFF everything in store all day. At 2pm we’ll be joined by the Leiston Royal British Legion Band and we’ll be giving away delicious mince pies made by Cragg Sisters Tea Rooms plus mulled wine and mulled cider. Hope to see you there! ………………………………………………………. Have you been to Cragg Sisters Team Rooms just down the road... Read More

Fall Footwear 19/10/2018
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Fall Footwear

There’s a huge selection of footwear in store this season with plenty of options for leaf kicking and puddle jumping. Here are some favourites: Men’s Chukka Boots The Chukka is a great casual boot for this season. Our favourites below are the CityRoam Alpine Chukka from Timberland and the Nelson Chukka Boot from Barbour. Both are made of leather and are extremely comfortable due to their cushioned soles. As an aside, for those of you who don’t play polo, a chukka is a seven-minute period of a polo game and... Read More

18/10/2018
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If the hat fits…

A lot of people worry about hats. You’d love one for bad hair days or for brisk autumn walks but are you really a hat person? Yes, you are! Also, lots of men are guilty of playing it safe with a baseball cap. This is ok, there are some great baseball caps in store but there are lots of other options too. So maybe it’s time to see if the hat fits? Women’s Hats The Beanie The bobble lives on and we have plenty in store. Barbour have a fantastic... Read More

Something For The Weekend 16/10/2018
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Win A Loake Weekend Bag

  The Loake Balmoral Weekend bag is made from smooth and grain leathers and is perfect for a weekend away.  Featuring a detachable shoulder strap, full width internal velcro fastened pocket, and single internal zip pocket it’s both stylish and practical. Available in a choice of Light or Dark Brown. The bag would also make a great treat for yourself or a fantastic gift for someone special. We’re offering one lucky person the chance to win one of these Loake Balmoral bags worth £235. HOW TO ENTER: You can choose... Read More

19/09/2018

O&C Butcher takes on the Aldeburgh Triathlon

The official name of the Aldeburgh Triathlon is the Aldeburgh FUN Relay Triathlon and our two teams definitely had fun on Sunday. So much so that we’re already looking forward to next year. This was the events 4th year and we’ve always been proud to support it but this year it was great to take part as well. We entered a men’s and ladies team made up of staff and friends of the shop. On arrival at the Moot Hall we were greeted with very challenging sea conditions and all... Read More

10/09/2018
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Quilts, Colour and Statement Patterns: Barbour AW18

As we reach September, the nights begin to lengthen and our thoughts turn toward Autumn it’s tempting to think that it’s time to put away the bright colours and get ready for the more muted colours ahead. Although that’s not the case this year with the AW18 Collection from Barbour. One of their key focuses this year has been for pops of colour either on their own or as part of a layered look that will really help you stand out from the crowd on even the greyest day. One... Read More

Aldeburgh Triathlon Swimmers 30/08/2018

High Tide for the Aldeburgh Triathlon

High Tide Festival, 11-16 September It’s the 12th year for the High Tide Festival in Aldeburgh. Referred to as the theatre world’s Sundance Film Festival, it brings a wealth of innovative and challenging work to the town including productions direct from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Tallulah Brown has written the headline production Songlines which is set just up the coast in Reydon. The ‘Festival Hub’ is just over the road from us this year at the Garage Gallery and the East Coast Café. From there you can buy/collect tickets, find... Read More