Hamleys unveils Christmas store events

Toy retailer announces Iron Man visits, Turtles launches and more.
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Hamleys has released details of Christmas activities running in its toy stores across the UK.

Its famous Regent Street branch will host a Rise of the Guardian 'elf visit' over the coming month, as well as an RSPCA Magazine promotion, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles launch and Walking With Dinosaurs activity.

Hamleys Glasgow will host an Iron Man visit on November 17th, as well as storytelling sessions between 1pm and 3pm from Wednesdays to Saturdays. 

A Hamleys After Party will take place on November 18th from 3.30pm to 5.30pm, as part of the Style Mile Glasgow Christmas Parade.

Hamleys Dublin will let kids visit Santa at his grotto, and host Dundrum on Ice skating and Oliver The Musical events.

Meanwhile, Hamleys will open its Cardiff store this Thursday, November 15th, at St. Davids Centre. A Moshi Monster character visit will take place on the same day. 

A Sylvanian Families character will visit the new Cardiff store on November 24th and 25th. The outlet is also offering a free Doctor Who Experience ticket for anyone who shops in the store. 

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