Our Story

Welcome to Footsoft, and welcome to feet feeling good! We feel you should know who we are, and who you are dealing with online to give you the confidence to try our range, and experience our fantastic service.


Footsoft is one of the brands of Railtons, and we are a very long established family run business, having been handed down from generation to generation over hundreds of years. Being firmly committed to the interests of suppliers, employees and customers has given the business great strength in service.

With renowned attention to detail and an outstanding in stock and delivery service, this puts the business at the forefront of the market, giving an excellent back up to the quality product range. We are a modern, dynamic and forward thinking company with a strong focus on leadership and sustainable business growth.


Edward Railton, Saddler and Bootmaker in the early 1800’s       The Railtons Shoe shop in Banbury High Street during the mid 1900’s
Michael Railton – one of the current owners of Railtons               The current Head Office of Footsoft in Banbury.

Footsoft shoes are hand crafted in factories throughout Europe, each selected for their dedication to detail, using the finest quality materials and workmanship.

The range of Podiatry products is manufactured in factories in Europe and Worldwide.  Painstaking detail is given to each design, the careful selection of materials, and stringent assessment of suppliers to ensure we give the best possible value, and dependable quality.