Press Release: January 04, 2010

Ever wondered what it would be like for you or a friend to be famous and appear on the front page of a newspaper? Want to get the man in your life his own personalised record of his football teams major milestones, honours and history? You can meet all your family and friends gifting needs thanks to www.gonedigging.co.uk.

With Gone Diggings exclusive agreement with Mirror newspapers, you can now be your own editor and personalise spoof Mirror newspapers with a front page splash about your nearest and dearest be it Britains top model, receiving a Knighthood from the Queen, Englands new football manager or a sports headline theyve always dreamed of.
For fans of the beautiful game, Gone Diggings Football History Books are individual, handmade books packed with newspaper reports exactly as they appeared in the papers from the earliest part of the 20th century. Other sports fans are well catered for with rugby, cricket, golf, boxing Formula 1, horse racing and tennis handmade books.
www.gonedigging.co.uk is the ideal gift shopping site for anyone looking for originality, value and quality as well as something meaningful and personal. Gone Digging offers timeless and humorous gifts for everyone, from your partner to your grandparents, from business colleagues to friends.

Highlights of the www.gonedigging.co.uk range include:

Football and Sports Books

Because Gone Digging can access over six million national and regional newspapers it can capture those great sporting moments. Gone Digging offers individually handmade, hard-backed, full tabloid-size books on over 50 of the top football teams in the UK. The books contain genuine news stories, digitally reproduced, and can be personalised with the recipients name and a personal message. Other sporting fans are not left out with a host of memorabilia from books to calendars on rugby, cricket, golf, motor racing, tennis, horse racing and boxing.

Personalised spoof Mirror newspapers

These are your chance to cause a stir, create a scandal or promote a friend as a sporting hero. It couldnt be easier to make someone famous for 15 minutes. You simply select your story, input your personalisation details and upload an image. You can choose from over 50 stories covering football, sport, entertainment, humour and special occasions, so theres something for everyone in the family, at school or in the office.

Once your page is prepared, you can choose from a wide range of product presentations.

A single page, newspaper wrap, presentation case, framed page or a spoof newspaper book. The A3 full-colour newspaper book carries a selection of top Mirror headlines of the 21st Century, with your own personalised headline inserted seamlessly as one of the most memorable events in modern history! Imagine the surprise when the recipient opens the book. It will certainly stand out on any occasion as one of their most original gifts received.

Personalised Calendars

These beautifully finished A3 calendars come in a wide choice of themes including Seasonal, Pink, Football and Rugby. The great thing about the calendar is that it starts any month you choose, making it the perfect year-round gift. You can personalise the front cover with the name of the recipient and your own personal greeting or message, and uniquely to Gone Digging you can select up to 20 important dates that you need to remember and these will be printed onto the calendar for you.
The calendars feature 12 stunning photographs, each one of which will be personalised with the name you give.

The Pink calendar, for example, will feature your name on images such as pink lovehearts and pink shopping bags, while the Football calendar will have your man either being sent off with a red card or featured on the perimeter advertising in a stadium. Either way, hes going to love the personal touch to this thoughtful sporting gift.

The Seasons calendar is a winner. Filled with pretty seasonal shots, tailored to the recipient, its going to brighten up any kitchen or study in a clever and personal way.

Thanks to Gone Digging, you never have to worry that your present is going to be put onto eBay or hidden in the back of a cupboard, never to be seen again. Personalised gifts are the new way of showing friends and loved ones that they are special to us. The wide range of gifts at Gone Digging are relevant to special occasions throughout the year such as birthdays, anniversaries, engagements and weddings - as well as the more traditional season present-giving times of Christmas, Valentines Day, Mothers Day, Fathers Day.

So remember that for all your gift needs, dont spend hours searching for something special when its already been dug up for you. There are many more exciting ranges coming online in the run up to Christmas. So be the top gifting dog and log on to http://www.gonedigging.co.uk/ and create your own memorable present.

About Gone Digging

Gone Digging (www.gonedigging.co.uk) is part of Signature Online Ltd which operates a number of innovative gift sites sharing the common goal of offering personalised gifts for important dates or interests. Sites include original and historic newspapers, sports and top news coverage of major events. Items can all be personalised and purchased in a number of mediums including frames, bound books, T shirts, calendars and mugs.

Established by Mike Herbert and Kevin Spindler in 2003, Signature Online Ltd employs over 75 staff based in two locations Wigtown in Scotland and Harpenden in Hertfordshire.

Notes to editors

For more information, please contact: