It all started back in 1911 when travelling confectioner, Joseph William Thornton, opened up a sweet shop in Sheffield. To read his story click here now.Read More
Do you celebrate Valentine’s Day? What type of gifts do you like to buy for your partner? Thorntons how we celebrate the day of love.Read More
Chocolate Block Collection
Shop our fantastic chocolate block collection. Flavours including orange, fudge brownie, Pistachio and Eaton Mess.Read More
Available online and in Thorntons stores, our Thorntons Pearls are a treat made especially for sharing. Discover Thorntons Pearls' two luxurious centres, win a trip to London or find out more about the power of Pearls.Read More
When is Mother's Day?
We’ve tried to pull together answers to all of the big questions people have around Mother’s Day. When is Mother’s Day? Where did Mother’s Day originate? Why do we give chocolates on Mother’s Day?Read More
History of Valentines Day Content Page
If you’re wondering when it’s Valentines Day, it’s 14th February, read on for more interesting factsRead More
History of Easter
We’ve tried to pull together answers to all of the big questions people have at Easter. How did Easter begin? When is Easter this year? And why do we have Easter eggs?Read More
Christmas Chocolate Traditions
Ever wondered why we give gifts at Christmas, the history behind chocolate and Christmas or why we give chocolate coins at Christmas? We try to answer all of these questions!Read More
What is Advent & Why Do We Give Chocolate Advent Calendars?
There’s nothing quite like the delicious anticipation of Christmas, as Advent brings with it the exciting build up to the big day. But how much do you know about Advent and chocolate Advent calendars?Read More
Chocolate Letters & Messages
Spell out a name, say happy birthday or create personalised message with Thorntons chocolate letters and get free delivery when you spend over £35Read More
When is Father’s day?
When is Father’s Day in the UK and why do we give gifts on Father’s Day? Find out upcoming Father’s Day dates and delicious chocolate gift ideas from Thorntons.Read More
When is Halloween?
If you’re wondering when it’s Halloween, it’s 31st October - said by the ancient Celts to be the night when the worlds of the living and dead would collide.Read More
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