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Toys for under £10 – Let Toys Be Toys gift guide

Avoiding gender stereotypes doesn’t need to be expensive. Check out our guide to great gifts and stocking fillers, from £1.50 – £10.

All shops featured on this page have received the Let Toys Be Toys ‘Toymark award’ – our good practice award for the stores that are getting it right. Read more…

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Toys for Under £10: Let Toys Be Toys Gift Guide

Avoiding gender stereotypes doesn’t need to be expensive. Check out our guide to great gifts and stocking fillers, from £1.50 – £10. Read more…

It's not hard to do without gender labels.

Let Clothes be Clothes?

Yellow Lolly is the latest retailer to be awarded the Let Toys Be Toys Toymark, recognising shops doing a great job of offering toys to girls and boys alike. Ellie Horry explains why they choose not to categorise the toys and clothes on their site by gender.  Read more…

Girl and boy playing together with giant 4-in-a-row.

Focus on… Big Game Hunters

Outdoor play specialists Big Game Hunters is the latest toy retailer to be awarded the Let Toys Be Toys Toymark for selling toys in a gender-inclusive way. Hannah Davey of Big Game Hunters explains why they don’t feel the need to label toys for boys or for girls.

At Big Game Hunters we are passionate about encouraging families of all ages to play. As well as selling a wide range of high-quality outdoor and indoor games, we love to help and advise in any way we can to bring families together in shared creative play. Read more…

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CBeebies Sid to present Let Toys Be Toys “Toymark” to Brighton Toyshop

Children’s TV personality Sid Sloane will join shoppers and campaigners in Brighton next week to present local toy shop Whirligig with the first ever Toymark.

Toymark is the new best practice scheme from Let Toys Be Toys Read more…

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Focus on… Petit Chou

Petit Chou is an independent toy shop nestled away in the peaceful St Christopher’s Place area, just a stone’s thrown away from the crowded department stores on London’s Oxford Street. Read more…