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Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit meets a new generation

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Beatrix Potter’s timeless hero, Peter Rabbit is set to make his film debut in February 2018. This furry adventurer features in this live action/CGI film and is voiced by James Corden, alongside other famous names including Margot Robbie, Sam Neill and Daisy Ridley. Peter Rabbit and his friends never go out of fashion, with generations of children reading about his adventures. In recent years the Peter Rabbit cartoon on CBeebies has introduced this timeless hero to a new generation on Beatrix Potter fans. Peter Rabbit books, toys, games and puzzles will be incredibly popular this Christmas. Here at Giddy Goat...

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Baby Showers – Party Games and Gift Ideas

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Baby Showers are becoming more and more popular these days and are a great way to celebrate the new mum-to-be’s pregnancy and the pending birth of their baby.  Traditional baby showers actually began in America just after World War II when record numbers of young couples started having babies and their families and friends wanted to celebrate the arrival of each new child. It slowly caught on here in the U.K. after being seen for a long time as a so called ‘Hallmark occasion’ and is generally seen as something of a norm now and is celebrated by women all over...

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B Toys – inspirational children’s toys at Giddy Goat Toys

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B Toys – fun and funky children’s toys One of our favourite toy ranges within our Didsbury shop is the B Toys range by Battat Toys.  Battat are a Canadian brand and they make bright and colourful fun activity toys.  The toys are fantastic quality and have been well designed to offer lots of play value to children due to their different functions and features. The range has been developed by a team of parents who know how children like to play, for example, all parents know how much babies love to play with their mobile phones and keys; which...

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Toy Sale

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Bag a bargain - SALE now on! Every February the Giddy Goat Team toddle off to the Toy Fair and find lots of new, interesting and exciting toys, games and puzzles to stock in the shop. This means we have to clear our shelves to make room for all the new goodies we will find there.  We've picked out some of our most brilliant sale bargains for you below, but there will be more in our lovely Didsbury shop and online too.  If you've a birthday coming up or parties presents to buy for then grab a bargain now - stock is limited so...

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Stress free Christmas shopping in South Manchester

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In December, Manchester city centre and other large shopping centres can be daunting and overwhelmingly busy. If you fancy a stress-free and pleasant shopping day out, head down to Didsbury in south Manchester. Didsbury has great transport links; it’s easy to get to on the Metrolink, on the bus or by car. Didsbury village has a great range of shops and restaurants, such as Giddy Goat Toys – a traditional children’s toy shop. And shops like Harriet and Dee, with their gorgeous gifts and jewellery. The world famous Cheese Hamlet, an award winning cheese shop and deli. Bond and McQueen...

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