The Bigjigs Toys Blog
With over 35 years experience in making award-winning toys, we know quite a bit about what children (and parents) love.
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Every year on 15th May the International Day of Families is celebrated across the planet. This day is a chance to celebrate families and raise awareness of issues that may affect families. we've put together 7 activities for families that are bound to bring you all together and cause lots of laughter and smiles.
Today is Space Day 2022, a day to celebrate the universe and all its magic. National Space Day was first introduced by aerospace company, Lockheed Martin, in 1997 as a way to promote STEM education among children. It was so popular it grew into International Space Day in 2001 and has been celebrated every year since!
International Firefighter's Day is celebrated every year on the 4th of May. The 4th of May is also St Florian's Day; St Florian is believed to be one of the first commanding firefighters of a Roman Battalion and is the patron saint of firefighters.
Our friends at South Devon Railway are celebrating 150 years on 1st May! To mark this magnificent milestone, they are hosting a three day celebration between Saturday 30th April and Monday 2nd May.
Hip hip hooray, It's St. George's Day! We have rounded up our best wooden castle toys and medieval accessories for young Knights and Princesses on this mythical day.
Eco-friendly toys are a great way to start teaching your child about sustainability and caring for the planet from an early age. What's more, investing in sustainable toys ensures that the toys have a longer lifespan (thanks to their durability) and their materials have been ethically sourced.