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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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Brave Girls Take Back the Media

Got something to say about girl empowerment? Want to shout it loud? Now’s your chance!

“Brave Girls Want” is the new campaign from The Brave Girls Alliance, and it gives a chance to campaigners, schools, children and the public to share their tweets on girl empowerment with an audience of millions. Read more…

Update from M&S – ‘reviewing ranges for next year’

Following our letter to Marks and Spencer where we asked them to stop making toys named “Boy Stuff” and “Lil’ Miss Arty” and to get rid of gendered shelving displays, they’ve got back to us. Read more…

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Toys R Us: Did they get it?

We’re genuinely pleased that the Managing Director of ToysRUs has taken time to engage with the campaign, but we’re disappointed that it seems they’re not really getting it yet.

Read the email below from Roger McLachlan, Managing Director of ToysRUs, and the reply we sent him today. Read more…