Toy retail Jubilee deals roundup

Dominic Sacco

By Dominic Sacco

June 1st 2012 at 11:06AM
Toy retail Jubilee deals roundup

We collate all the savings on offer in UK retailers this bank holiday weekend.

Retailers are slashing prices this weekend to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

ToyNews rounds up some of the temporary discounts on offer.

Smyths

The toy chain is offering 20 per cent off all of its toys and nursery products in all stores until midnight June 5th.

Hamleys

Hamleys is giving customers free delivery on all orders over £50 made this weekend, with a 30 days return promise.

The Entertainer

Although The Entertainer doesn’t have any jubilee-specific promotions running this weekend, its Crazy Clearout sale is still on.  

This includes buy one, get one free on Thundercats 10cm figures and Ben 10 Ultimate Alien Creation figures, 25 per cent off selected Lalaloopsy Dolls and ten per cent off Little Tikes Sand & Water Toys and Climbers. The Entertainer is also giving away a free Sylvanian Families Baby when a customer spends £20 on Sylvanian Families products in-store.

Toys R Us

The chain is offering 20 per cent off in Toys R Us and Babies R Us online and in-store from Friday, June 1st until Tuesday, June 5th.

Mothercare

Although not celebrating the jubilee in particular, Mothercare has a ‘half-term, half price’ promotion running during the children’s holiday, which occurs over the jubilee bank holiday weekend.

There’s a range of items in the promotion including the Lights and Sounds Buggy Driver down from £20 to £10, and the VTech MobiGo Touch Learning System down from £50 to £25.

Sainsbury's

 

The grocer has a range of promotions in selected stores, including 25 per cent off certain Bakugan, Dagedar, Hotwheels, Power Rangers Construction, My Little Pony, Barbie and Lego toys.

There's 50 per cent off Sainsbury's own-label toys and selected Club Penguin products, 33 per cent off girls own-label toys, as well as Bey Blades. There's also 50 per cent off Baby Jake and Charlie Bear lines.

 

Argos

The catalogue retailer is running several deals this weekend, including 60 per cent off selected toys. Consumers can also take advantage of half-price selected Fisher-Price and baby/pre-school toys.

There are also ‘two toys for £15’ and ‘three outdoor toys for £10’ offers running. There’s 25 per cent off of selected Chad Valley Outdoor toys.

Disney Store

There’s currently 25 per cent off outdoor toys and 30 per cent off Minnie Mouse Palm Springs Collection, as well as 30 per cent off selected Muppets lines.

Woolworths

The online retailer is cutting 60 per cent off select lines, including big savings on outdoor toys, such as the Traxx Lightning Go-Cart down from £79 to £20.

Bentalls Kingston

This store is offering up to 25 per cent off on selected Hobby Horses, Hello Kitty and remote control cars, and up to 50 per cent off selected Zapf dolls, Hornby and Scalextric sets.

Toyology Barkingside

The retailer is promoting all London 2012 toy merchandise at 20 per cent off all weekend.

Is your store running any promotions this weekend? Let us know by calling 01992 535646 or emailing dominic.sacco@intentmedia.co.uk.

 

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Image: Hamleys Lego brick mosaic of the Queen