Many children have strong personalities by the time they reach 8 years old. It becomes tricky to make general suggestions about the most suitable toys to buy them. Sporty kids will almost certainly enjoy the timeless classics such as Swingball, Aerobie and basketball hoops.
The creative children may be really getting into photography, painting or even modelling and many girls will now be firmly into fashion and want to dress up their dolls in the latest frocks. There are also lots of personal beauty products on sale for children of this age such as make-up bars and jewellery boxes.
Incredibly easy to use, this great set includes two large looms and 2000 special rubber bands.
These cleverly designed articulated toy figures perfectly mimic almost any human action.
Kids can take images that can be portrayed in 3D using the View Master 3D viewer.
This little animatronic marvel inspires a caring attitude from his owners.
Fully re-tooled to modern standards, this Corgi DB5 is packed full of features.
They look just like their on-screen characters and include an official adoption certificate.
Children can take him for a walk using hand gesture technology.
We'd be very surprised if children of age 8-years don't fall for this toy.
All the Thunderbirds vehicles can fit inside this playset that comes packed with working features.
Designed to copy the type of self service areas seen in all of today’s modern supermarkets.