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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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Winter Reads - A Dot in the Snow by Corrinne Averiss

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New in stock and what we think is the perfect winter read, we have A Dot in the Snow by local author, Corrinne Averiss. A Dot in the Snow is a beautifully illustrated and heart-warming tale of Miki the polar bear cub. He discovers a dot in the snow and dashes off to investigate. Miki has never met a human before and soon polar bear and human bond and become firm friends. This is a moving and poignant story set in the challenging polar landscape, and perfect for the Christmas season. It combines the themes of empathy, kindness, and courage....

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Hape's Limited Edition Toys for their We Care We Share charity initiative

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One of our favourite suppliers is Canadian manufacturer Hape, who make wonderful wooden toys which are both good quality and made of sustainably forested wood.  Their pre-school range has proved to be popular in our Manchester toy shop with their shape sorters, peg puzzles, wooden blocks and musical toys in particular being best sellers. Now we have even more reasons to like them as during 2016, which marks their 30th anniversary, they have developed a give-back program that has already sent thousands of its 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Block Sets to kids living in at-risk situations in Syria, Nepal and China. Launched...

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