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Hello Mr Tumble!

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New Toy Ranges to Launch 2013

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 Woolly and Tig Golden Bear will be launching an exciting range of Woolly and Tig toys in 2013 to include your very own Woolly soft toy along with other innovative products that bring Woolly to life. We have been inundated with enquiries from all you Woolly and Tig fans to find out when our Woolly and Tig toys will be available. Well we have some good news! We are pleased to announce that we have brought the launch forward by 2 months! To find out more about Woolly and Tig click here, and for further information and to be kept...

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About the new "Something Special" toy range

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Something Special is a children’s TV show that has been carefully designed for all children including those with learning and communication difficulties. Central to the show is Justin Fletcher, aka Mr Tumble, a children’s legend who has immense popularity with Pre-school children. Using Makaton signs and symbols, as well as rhymes and songs, Something Special helps encourage and develop language in a fun and exciting way. Over a hundred episodes of Something Special have broadcast on CBeebies since launch in 2003 and the show is consistently one of the channel’s top performers. Something Special and Mr Tumble have also proven...

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Woolly and Tig

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About Woolly and Tig ‘Woolly and Tig’ is an aid to understanding the ‘self’, providing a keystone in learning for the pre-school child. The show takes the form of short, five-minute live action dramas about a three year old girl and her toy spider. The dramas explore the feelings that children have when faced with new experiences. From a first day at nursery school to meeting a man with a beard, uncertainty and anxiety are replaced by fun and laughter when Woolly is animated to life. Anger, jealousy, fear, sadness are just some of the feelings explored in a simple, fun and positive way. Educational...

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Throw a Construction Party with My 1st JCB

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  If you’re looking for party ideas for boys and girls how about throwing a construction party? They are easy to plan and we have some great tips on how to organise everything to help make the party a huge success. What You Need Construction toys and vehicles such as the My First JCB range found on our GB Toys online store and in the toy box! Construction videos and TV shows like Bob the Builder Lots of Lego A sandbox Construction hats Make the Invitations It’s always fun to get the children involved in making the invitations. As you...

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