For a town of its size, Scunthorpe in Lincolnshire has very few specialist toy shops, and the two retail centres of Foundry and Parishes contain mostly multiple stores that can offer a small selection of toys, games and gifts. However, the independent Westgate Department Store is the main representative of Scunthorpe’s toy shops with a large Toymaster branded section that keeps a good selection of all the popular traditional as well as modern toys and gadgets.
Toys ‘R’ Us on the outskirts of the town in Gallagher Retail Park is Scunthorpe's other main toy shop, with a vast selection of the latest electronic toys, kid's bikes, puzzles, construction sets, dolls and party toys. Shermans Model Store in Dunstall Street is a modellers paradise, and keeps a good range of modern aircraft and vehicle kits as well as more traditional tanks, planes and jeeps that featured in the two world wars. If you need a pushchair, kids bedroom furniture or clothing, then Ashby Baby Centre in the High Street can probably sell you all your requirements.