Home to England's biggest brick built railway viaduct, Stockport in Cheshire is also incorporated into the area known as Greater Manchester. The Peel and Merseyway shopping centres are home to branches of most multiple toy retailers including The Entertainer and The Disney Store.
However, a thriving collection of independent toy and hobby shops along with many other trades, ensures that local customers can still have a great selection of toy shops to choose from. Independent retailer Toys and Tales has two branches in Stockport, and The Wooden Toys Store in Brantwood Road has an amazing selection of traditional toys suitable for children from 18 months old. Cheshire Model Supplies in Shawheath district is a mecca for all construction kit fans with models from all the big name brands like Tamiya and Airfix.