What's New In-Store - Bigjigs Rail Train Sets
Welcome to the first in a regular series, where we will bring you the best of new arrivals at Torquay Toys. Let's kick it off with a collection of quality, educational toys that are high on the 'nostalgic-value-o-meter' and will stand the test of time for generations to come. Designed in the UK and made from quality, responsibly sourced materials, Bigjigs Rail is a family run business, just like us. We are proud to stock this incredible collection of wooden railway toys, track packs and accessories that are cleverly compatible with other leading wooden railway systems – making it easy to add a build on an existing set.
Ready, Set, Go! Get Started with 'My First Train Set'
Young minds will have great fun playing with this delightful wooden train set from Bigjigs Rail - the ideal beginner's train set for young railway enthusiasts. Inspiring hours of creative play, this entry-level wooden train set will open young minds to an endless world of adventure. This 20 piece set comprises of 8 pieces of wooden track, an engine, 2 carriages with magnetic couplings, plus freestanding items including houses, trees and figures. Youngsters will be able to create a unique travel scene with each play.
Go With the Flow: 'Figure of Eight Train Set'
This Figure of Eight Train Set also makes the ideal first train set for any budding railway enthusiast. This awesome train set includes high quality wooden track pieces that form the figure of eight layout, a colourful engine with 2 colourful carriages and a variety of accessories. There is plenty of track and accessories to keep young minds occupied for hours! In the figure of eight layout a viaduct crosses over the railway track - trains can chug up the hill and then whizz back down the other side! Magnetic couplings ensure compatibility with all other engines and carriages in the Bigjigs Rail range, and other leading wooden railway systems.
Race To The Rescue with a 'Fire Station Train Set'!
Whether your little one is fighting fire or rescuing the cat stuck in the tree, they can race to the emergency with this 39 piece set, using the fire engine or fire rescue train and handy carriages with removable loads. Speed through the fire station tunnel, past the road signs and straight to the emergency where two firefighters are available to climb the ladder or use the fire hydrant to fight the fire! Train play is a great way to encourage creative and narrative thinking, imagination and coordination.
Get Creative: 'Low Level Track Expansion Pack'
The Bigjigs Rail Low Level Track Expansion Pack is a great way for young railway enthusiasts to get creative building custom railway networks. This extensive accessory pack includes 25 pieces of straights, curves, junctions, buffers and more, all in varying lengths, bringing hours of fun and creative play for generations. Helps to make every play session unique, developing the imagination and educating the mind.
Custom Networks: 'Rail Curves and Straights Expansion Pack'
With the Bigjigs Rail Curves and Straights Expansion Pack, little engineers will always have plenty of spare track on hand for when it comes to expanding their railway network! This extensive accessory pack includes 24 exceptionally durable pieces of straight and curved wooden track, in varying lengths, that will stretch as far as the imagination allows.
Over And Under: 'Double Suspension Bridge'
One of the biggest and grandest wooden bridges in the Bigjigs range, the Double Suspension Bridge will take your train set to a whole new level. Measuring 1.1m in length, it is a great addition to any wooden train set. Includes 2 red suspension bridges, 3 high level blocks (bridge supports) and ascender & descender track. Each of the pieces connect together with ease, forming endless different track layouts.
Tunnels Are The Best Fun!
Featuring delightful stone detailing and a high quality finish, the Bigjigs Rail Grey Stone Tunnel is a must-have accessory for any wooden train set. Measuring 10.5cm in length, the tunnel is perfectly sized for little hands to be able to see and pull their train out of the other side. It features a sturdy design with built-in track that connects to other wooden track and accessories with ease, and will help to create a diverse landscape when used with other accessories such as bridges and level crossings. A great addition to any set, it encourages creative and imaginative play.
At Torquay Toys, our family agrees with the founders of Bigjigs Rail, who believe in the importance of learning through play. We choose to stock products that support aspects of child development. From rhythm to number recognition, from manual dexterity to gross motor skills, we love to encourage children to play, explore and learn. Pop in and see this great collection at Shop 1a Gilbert St Torquay, or order from our website for fast shipping or click n' collect. For all the latest product news, and lots of family fun, follow us on Instagram and Facebook.