Star Wars Kessel Run Millennium Falcon

Star Wars Kessel Run Millennium Falcon

As I’ve reached the ripe old age of 50, I can remember queueing up outside the cinema in Aldershot with my brother, eagerly awaiting for the doors to open so we could watch Star Wars.  We weren’t alone, the queues were massive and it was by far the biggest movie… Continue reading »

Dinosaur Roars with the range from Brainstorm Limited

Dinosaurs Roar with the range from Brainstorm Limited

I seem to have spent at least the last six years often visiting a prehistoric world with my son.  His love of all things from the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods has known no bounds and even as an eight and half year old, there seems no change to that in… Continue reading »

Having fun with the StikBot Castle Movie Set

Having fun with the StikBot Castle Movie Set

Since we were first introduced to the StikBot Pirate Movie Set last year, my son has become rather a big fan.  We’ve bought him a few additional StikBot figures, including the StikBot Cat which arrived in his Christmas Stocking.  We’ve recently been having fun with the StikBot Castle Movie Set from… Continue reading »

Meccano Rally Racer – a review

Meccano Rally Racer

We’ve been trying out the new Meccano Rally Racer set here recently.  It’s aimed at anyone over the age of eight years of age and you’ve got the opportunity to build ten different vehicles with the set. The Meccano Rally Racer set is part of their Engineering and Robotics range and helps… Continue reading »

Keenan Mech Fiber 365 mixer wagon from Britains

Keenan Mech Fiber 365 mixer wagon from Britains

This year Britains Farm Toys is reintroducing KEENAN and VALTRA into its range, giving agricultural toy fans like my son, some great new accessories to play with.  We recently received the newly launched Keenan Mech Fiber 365 mixer wagon from Britains and it wasn’t long before my eight year old was putting… Continue reading »

Air Hogs Sonic Rocket – review

Air Hogs Sonic Rocket

When you receive something and the box tells you that the item inside will launch up to 60 metres in the air, I just knew I’d have two very excited men in this household.  We’ve been waiting for the weather to behave itself here so we could try out the Air… Continue reading »