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PlayMonster UK sees ‘overwhelming’ response to My Living World Design a Bug competition

PlayMonster UK has been left ‘overwhelmed’ by the response to its My Living World Design a Bug competition, that saw the toy company whittle down entries from more than 800 primary school students to select its grand prize winner. Suhaan from Warrender Primary School has secured first prize, winning for …

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Casdon marks 75 years with new UK primary schools initiative to spruce up role-play areas

Casdon Toys is launching a new programme for 100 UK primary schools this month under the banner Helping out in the Home Corner; an initiative that will bring activities as well as child-sized best selling toys to enhance role-play areas in schools across the country. The interactive and resource-led programme …

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Brainstorm Toys teams supports primary school recycling campaign across Yorkshire

Brainstorm Toys has struck up a new partnership with the environmental consultancy Comply Direct to support a school recycling campaign taking place across seven primary schools in Yorkshire. Developed to highlight the challenges of Waste of Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE Recycling) in the UK, the two-week project will see …

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Basic Fun pledges £10,000 worth of K’Nex to UK schools in new learning initiative

Basic Fun has pledged £10,000 worth of K’Nex resources to schools across the UK as part of the company’s campaign to promote the construction toy’s application to fun learning at all stages of a child’s development. Having launched the initiative on March 8th this year – coinciding with the re-opening …

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Book of Beasties to provide 500 London schools with kids’ mental health support through play

The Book of Beasties, a London-based start-up and team behind the mental wellness card game of the same name, has committed to providing up to 500 schools with free mental health support to better help children through the current coronavirus crisis. The move follows research conducted by the children’s mental …

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The Entertainer offers support to kids and families through Play is Never Cancelled campaign

The Entertainer has unveiled its Play is Never Cancelled campaign, a new programme of home-friendly, social activities to keep children occupied and from feeling isolated as the country plots its slow route out of lockdown this year. Following months of lockdown and a year’s worth of social restrictions, research has …

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