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Fun Party Bag Ideas for Toddlers

Posted by Lynette Hammond on

Organising a party can be stressful enough without having to worry about what to include in party bags. Many parents don’t like their children to receive sweets. Often, the kids are already full of sugar after leaving a party and additional sweets are not appreciated. Then there are the cheap toys that often irritate (kazoos anyone?) or are perhaps not suitable for the age of the child. Never fear, Golden Bear are here to help put an end to party bag misery. Here are the perfect small gifts that are exclusive to us, ideal to hand out in a party...

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Fun Time with the Run Along Twirlywoos

Posted by Lynette Hammond on

Twirlywoos fans, this is for you. The Run Along Twirywoos are available directly from us here at Golden Bear Toys, but you can also find them at other top toy retailers including Amazon, Tesco, Argos, Smyths Toys and more. These are proving to be a big hit with fans of the show and it’s easy to see why.   We have four Run Along Twirlywoos to choose from or to collect.  Pick between Great BigHoo, Chickedy, Chick and Toodloo. These toys come to life with a simply press of the hand. Watch them run along and listen to their silly...

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Something Special, Mr Tumble and Autistic Children

Posted by Lynette Hammond on

Autism is a developmental condition that affects more than 1 in 100 children in the UK. It’s not a condition that can be outgrown.  Autism can make it difficult for children to communicate and relate to others. The sensory processes can also be affected.  Some children need to have a good routine in place and partaking in repetitive activities and they may not be able to cope very well with changes.  Children with autism might need to get help in their development and this can mean working together with doctors and one or more specialists including speech and language specialists....

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The Oddbods are Coming to Golden Bear Toys

Posted by Lynette Hammond on

Have you met the Oddbods? Zee, Newt, Slick, Fuse, Pogo, Bubbles and Jeff are colourful characters, each with their own unique personalities that will have you giggling, and perhaps relating to, in no time.  Join the Oddbods as they turn even the most ordinary scenarios into hilarious adventures. The animated sketch show provides entertainment for the entire family, mums, dads and teenagers; you’re going to love it just as much as the little ones. Making it the perfect show to sit down and watch together.  Watch the clip below and meet the Oddbods. Oddbods are coming to Golden Bear Toys...

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World Autism Awareness Week 2016

Posted by Lynette Hammond on

  This week is World Autism Awareness Week. The aim of the week is to raise awareness and make a difference to the lives of those with autism in the UK. In 2015, 5,000 people took part in the first awareness week and together they managed to raise over £235,000, which was used to help autistic people and their families. It is hoped that more people will get involved in 2016. How Can You Help? You can hold a fundraising activity or perhaps take part in the night walks for autism that take place on April 2nd.  The walks were...

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