Pick of The Father’s Day Watch Deals

As Father’s Day approaches in the UK, we take a look at some of the watch bargains around. Because, a watch is always a winner for many a bloke. ACCURIST CHRONOGRAPH The retro themed Accurist chronograph is now down to £84.99 on the company’s UK website and that’s a decent saving. Classic black dial, white…

Timex Joins The Ocean Waste Watch Movement

More watch brands are now making watches from recycled plastic waste that’s clogging up the oceans and rivers of the world. It’s a good thing naturally, although whether it will placate the eco-zealots who are hoping to ban consumerism full stop – as in, you will own nothing and be happy, remains to be seen….

Citizen Pufferfish: 200m Dive Watch, £399. Nice Deal.

Latest dive watch from Citizen is the Promaster Pufferfish, well that’s what we’re calling it. Sure to become the general nickname for it, just like a Seiko Turtle. Nice white dial, 42mm case and 200m of resistance. We like the novelty air tank box too. Nice touch. Have to say £399 is very reasonable for…

Paula Reis Expands Silverstone Colour Combos

Paula Reis has sent us info on their Silverstone chrono model, which is now available in some new colour combinations. Your NWC editor already owns the sky blue dial and bronze bezel variant, so that’s been out for ages. But we haven’t seen the new black/gold, or blue/silver variations before. The blue and gold version…

Luminox Navy Seals Are Super Value

Let’s be honest, you don’t get a great dive spec from many prestige Swiss watch brands. 200m resistance for two grand? Not that tempting really. But Luminox take that more utilitarian, military spec approach. The new Navy Seal dive models aren’t going to impress your mates at Goodwood races, but they will do the job…

Formex Field is a Super Lightweight Tool Watch

Formex has a new Field watch and they called it…Field. Like it, KISS n all that. OK, so it’s a titanium case,  but this upgraded titanium – here’s the word; A special hardening treatment increases the Fields surface hardness from 145 Vickers to approximately 900 Vickers while retaining the light weight, comfort and hypoallergenic properties…

Aries Gold Vanguard: Industrial Revolutions

One of the watches we missed last year was the Aries Gold Vanguard, which has an industrial, skeleton engineering vibe going on, with a decent spec for the money. All things considered a Seiko powered NH70 series auto for £248, with that segmented dial plate and see-thru caseback is a fair price. Nice beefy 44mm…

A 500m Dive Watch For £650? Seriously Good Value

You know getting 500m of depth resistance for under £2000 isn’t easy. You can forget about Swiss brands and some Indie names want £1500 or so for their 300m dive models with sapphire crystal, steel case, automatic Sellita/NH35. So hats off to Winton, who have this very sharp looker onsite for just £645. Yep, the…

Delma Can Go Deep. Like James Cameron Deep

If you like diving then you will know that it can get you hooked. You start with a bit of scuba off the coast of Cyprus and it leads to a proper deep dive off the Atlantic shelf. Well, rather you than us, but we get your need for adventure. So if you want a…

Get That 1940s Vibe With Eriksen

If you like the old school  watch designs of the 1940s, that feature in many a film noir thriller, then you’ll be glad to know that UK brand Eriksen has a gents oblong case watch for just £37 on sale. Yep, this is a bargain quartz if you love that vintage styling made famous by…