Footwear Tips & Advice

Have a browse through our section on tips and advice on shoes and foot health including shoe care. Begg Shoes is a family owned shoe business that was established in Scotland in 1866. We have over a century of experience in all matters relating to tips and advice on shoe care and foot health. We are members of the Children’s Foot Health Register and our staff do regular Qualified Shoe Fitters Training courses with the Society of Shoe Fitters. We know that when it comes to purchasing shoes many of our customers see this as an investment in foot health and we are here to provide you with advice to guide you in properly fitted footwear for every occasion.

How do Rieker Shoes Fit
How Do Rieker Shoes Fit?

How Do Rieker Shoes Fit? By far one of our most popular brands, Rieker Shoes are synonymous with comfort, quality and choice. In this blog,…

GORE-TEX Shoes Logo
Keep your feet dry

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Leather Shoes
Leather Shoes

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Bunion Advice
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Best Sandals For Bunions
Best Sandals for Bunions

Best Sandals for Bunions A common foot problem, yet one that causes many people issues with finding comfortable shoes, bunions can be painful and can…

Skechers Safety Shoes
Skechers Safety Shoes

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Summer Feet
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Vegan Shoes
Vegan Shoes

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Comfortable Wedding Shoes
Comfortable Wedding Shoes

Comfortable Wedding Shoes With wedding season fast approach, that age old question soon comes to the forefront of everyone’s mind – “what should I wear?”…

Good work shoes
Good Work Shoes

Best Work Shoes for women What makes a good work shoe and why should we buy them?   Why should I spend my money on…