About Us

Brakeley Gift Room is owned and run by wife and husband team, Wendy & David Cobban, who live on the outskirts of Ballater. The day to day running and management of the shop is done by Wendy and David lends a hand as the ‘Saturday Boy’, a welcome break from his main role as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor.


They are passionate about Ballater and are extensively involved in the local community, especially in relation to projects that enhance the village. Wendy & David pride themselves on the warm welcome that they extend to all customers at Brakeley Gift Room, both local and from further afield. 


Brakeley Gift Room prides itself on providing friendly customer service and a personalised touch when helping customers select suitable gifts.