Keep up with Captain Fawcett in 2023!
Happy New Year! And, indeed, Gong hei fat choy - 恭喜发财 - to my chums in China! And thus begins the Chinese Year of the Rabbit. According to the wisdom of the Chinese zodiac, Rabbit Men are extraordinarily polite, gentle, modest, kind, optimistic, sensitive and considerate - as such, the very model of a 21st century gentleman! Huzzah for the bunny boys!
So…what news from HQ
Fuelled by lashings of strong Darjeeling and the occasional bit of crumpet, Captain Fawcett and his indefatigable crew are bright-eyed and bushy-chinned, marching headlong into 2023. What remarkable escapades are on the cards this year? Let’s get to it!
The Great Expedition of 2023 - Captain Fawcett goes the extra mile
Riding full throttle into 2023, Captain Fawcett is thrilled to announce a solo motorcycle odyssey across the wondrous continent of Europe. An epic road trip to catch up with chums old and new! A veritable grand tour! Huzzah!
The Great Expedition will be accomplished in 3 sections during Spring, Summer and Autumn. Dates and details are currently being finalised for the first leg - a splendid spin through sunny Spain. ¡Olé!
Will you cross paths with the Captain? Keep an eye out for more news as it comes in…the adventure is about to begin!
Stand to attention!
Farewell Flopsy - hello Stiff Upper Quiff! Here by popular demand, Captain Fawcett’s hotly anticipated Strong Hold Patent Pomade is limbering up for a 2023 launch. Completing the Patent Pomade quartet, this men’s hair styling essential promises to be simply outstanding, or indeed, upstanding! I say!
For hair styles with extraordinary staying power. Nothing else comes close.
(Can’t wait? Try Classic, Clay or Putty. They’re ‘Bloody brilliant!’ says Sid Sottung.)
Brand new edition of The Fawcett Times - coming Spring 2023
Scandalous stories! In-depth interviews! Premium products! I say! All this, and rather stunning collectible cover illustration by a chap very closely involved with the new immersive open-world Hogwarts Legacy - surely a must for all RPG fans! Each issue features unique cover art by creators at the absolute peak of their game, designed exclusively for The Fawcett Times. A splendidly entertaining compendium of tremendous writing, magnificent design and tip top photography, each edition has become highly collectible. No FT, no comment!
Available free and gratis with every order from the Captain’s Emporium - only while stocks last.
Discover your Signature Scent
Jamborees and jollifications are back on the calendar at last! Time to get suited and booted! As any gentleman worth his bath salts knows, a sublime scent is the quintessential finishing touch for every celebration outfit. But which to choose? Sample the olfactory delights of Captain’s utterly delectable Eau De Parfum collection and discover your special-occasion fragrance from the Signature Series scent library of Captain Fawcett.
Look after yourself
The need for ‘self-care’ is bandied about left, right and centre, by Jove! But when a fellow’s burnt-out, on the ropes and altogether stretched too thin he tends to be clean out of ideas for simply spending a bit of time on himself. So make a nice cup of tea, sit down and spend awhile in the company of Captain Fawcett’s YouTube channel. Enjoy expert gentleman’s grooming tips amid moments of merriment and mayhem. It’ll do you a power of good!
BarbersRide is back! 5th-10th August 2023
Now in its 7th consecutive year - BarbersRide is heading across the sea to Ireland! Riding a stunningly beautiful circuit from Malahide to Dublin via L’Derry, Galway, Tralee and Wexford, this is a road trip like no other.
Established in 2017, BarbersRide now raised over £110,000 for charity. This year the mission aims to raise over £25,000 for Make-A-Wish, which makes dreams come true for seriously ill children and their families. Want to feel the camaraderie only a motorcycling adventure can promise? Join BarbersRide here!
Captain Fawcett’s Marvellous Barbershop Museum Awaits!
‘A fabulous, fascinating, quirky and splendidly eccentric place!’***** on Trip Advisor.
Captain Fawcett’s world renowned ‘Marvellous Barbershop Museum’, is his personal homage to tonsorial art, a collection of barbering artefacts and ‘mantiques’ like no other, housed in his rather splendid Emporium. Surely one of the UK’s most memorable independent museums. But don’t just take my word for it - come and see for yourself! And if you book in advance, there’ll be tea and cake! I should coco! Meanwhile, the Captain most cordially invites you to stroll at your leisure through the virtual version. Ain’t technology wonderful?
As ever the online Emporium is OPEN FOR BUSINESS at all hours! Do pop by!
There’s a Great Expedition to plan, bags to be packed, routes to be mapped and thus I moustache!
Happy New Year!
Keeping A Stiff Upper Lip Regardless.®