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Toy Shop UK independent Toy Award winners

Published on: 16th September 2014

Toy Shop UK has published the results of its Independent Toy Awards. toyAwards300

Gold, silver and bronze medal logos have been awarded in each of the 25 categories, with a number of other suppliers receiving a “commendation” logo for products that narrowly missed out on a top three place.

Michael Hawkins, Toy Shop UK founder, said: “This year’s list of winning toys features a truly diverse mix of products which I think perfectly reflects the life, character, and occasionally eclectic nature of the independent toy retailers that bring so much to this industry.”

GOLD MEDAL WINNERS

App Toy: Ani-Mate (NPW)
Baby: Bump N Go Bubble Train (Tobar)
Collectable: Sylvanian Families Country Tree School (EPOCH making toys)
Creative (two winners): Loom Twister Creative Case (H Grossman) and My First Crayola Doodle Magic Colour Mat (Vivid)
Construction: Meccano 10 Models Set (Spin Master)
Dolls: Little Love Baby Talk (VTech)
Eco: Wonderworld Magic Switcher (DKL)
Educational: Glowing Chemistry (Thames & Kosmos)
Electronic: Xeno (Flair)
Flying: Ai Copter from TX Juice (Wow! Stuff)
Games (Action): Pig Out! (John Adams)
Games (Board): Destination Downton Abbey (She Who Dares)
Games (Card): LOGO Grab (Drumond Park)
Games (Educational): Cool Circuits (Maps Toys)
Jigsaws: Peppa Pig Giant Muddy Puddle Puzzle (Jumbo Games)
Licensed: Spider-Man Chase Rhino (Goldfish & Bison)
Outdoor: Jumbo ZIP-IT (Bananagrams)
Radio Control: Radio Control Jumbo Inflatable Minion (Bladez Toyz)
Ride-on: Rollers R1 (Hy-Pro)
Role-play: Modern Island Kitchen (KidKraft)
Soft: Flamm Sorgenfresser (Coiledspring Games)
Special Needs: Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes Mr Tumble (Golden Bear)
Tablets: LeapPad3 (LeapFrog)
Vehicles: Varoom Demolition Set (Casdon)
Wooden: Fire Station Play Set (Bigjigs)

A full list of winning products can be found here.

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