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Blog — The Olympics 2012

There's Still Time to Own Your Own Olympic Mascots

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The Olympic Closing Ceremony was a huge success and has been met with positive responses the world over.  While the London Olympic Games 2012 may have come to a glorious end, passing on the flag to Rio, the fun doesn't have to stop there.  You may be pleased to hear that it's not long before the fun and excitement will soon be back thanks to the Paralympics and the wonderful Paralympic mascot Mandeville will be there to revel in the victories and sportsmanship. But that's not all... ...The Official London 2012 Olympic Mascots and the London 2012 collection has now been reduced even further on the Golden...

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Wenlock and Mandeville Loving the Olympics!

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The GB team have been victorious in many of the events and Mandeville and Wenlock have been there behind all of the athletes giving it all they have in the pursuit of an Olympic medal, they have even been getting hugs from the Gold Medalists! 

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Three Cheers for Clare Balding!

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Clare Balding is one of the most popular sports presenters out there and her coverage of the Olympics is proving to be excellent. Golden Bear Toys are very proud that Clare has taken the Olympic mascots under her wing and featuring Pride the Lion in her commentary of the Swimming events.  The Olympics are one week old today, so far with the GB team bring us 18 medals so far, 6 Gold, 6 Silver and 6 Bronze, and the Olympic Mascots Wenlock and Mandeville along with Pride have been cheering on the teams from the sidelines all of the way....

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Sale Now On! Buy a Piece of History for Less

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  Golden Bear Toys Sale The London Olympic Mascot Collection 2012 sale is now on.  You can buy anything out of the collection and receive 25% off. Not only are these toys fun for people of all ages, they are souvenirs of a historic event in the UK, and collectable for the future. Children all over the country have warmed to the friendly mascots of the Paralympic and Olympic games so if you would like to treat your children to their favourite characters to treasure forever now's the time to do it.  Included in the sale are all of the Olympic figurines including...

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Tonight is the Night! Will You be Watching?

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The Opening Ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games are just a few hours away. However, a day full of events and celebration has been planned, started at 8,12 this morning. A group of bell ringers rang the Big Ben bells for over three minutes. The torch relay is making its way to the Olympic Stadium which he crowds lining the banks of te Thames as it travels on the Jubilee Barge. Tonight crowds will be watching Stereophonics Snow Patrol, Duran Duran and Paolo Nutini in Hyde Park and the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh are hosting a reception at Buckingham...

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