This Week’s Toys – Advent

toyologyEvery Tuesday at 6.45pm in The Club with Luke, we speak to our toy expert, Toyologist Pete! So make sure you tune in to find out about the coolest toys around right now.

This week our toy expert is looking at the best Advent Calendars this year! Click play below to listen and find out:

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And check out our list of favourite Advent Calendars below!


starwarslegoStar Wars LEGO Advent – £32.27 from

You Jedi Knight’s are too cool for chocolate, so this amazing Star Wars advent is packed with 24 days of LEGO goodness instead.

Inside are nine minifigures plus 16 vehicles, the best bit? Yoda dressed as Santa minifigure, you can’t get one of those just anywhere.


LEGO City Calendar – £17.99 from

Help the Lego City Police foil the robber’s plans to steal all the Christmas presents with this LEGO City calendar.

Inside are cool vehicles, mini figures and a police station to build, great fun to open every day and you’ll end up with more parts for your collection.

Playmobil Xmas Post OfficePlaymobil Xmas Post Office – £19.00 from

Start your Xmas countdown with a wonderful Christmas scene built into the box and then, day by day, open a door to discover a different piece that will soon become a complete set!

By the 24th day Santa’s post office will be complete, all ready to deliver your presents that very same night!

playmobildinoPlaymobil Dino Adventure – £15.64 from

ROAR! – Countdown to Christmas with the dinosaurs.

Start by setting up the huge prehistoric fold out scene – A stream, rocks and even a little tent for your figures to camp in!

From the 1st to the 24th of December you will open a new door every day and on the 24th day your  expedition will be completed.

playmobilemperorknightsadventPlaymobil Emperor Knights – £15.64 from

The box unfolds to set a superb scene and then you open up each day to reveal new and exciting characters and weapons to add to it.

By Christmas eve there will be a Medieval joust ready to play!

zhuzhuadventZhu Zhu Advent – £17.99 from

Fans of the cute furry creatures will love this calendar.

Inside are six mini Zhu Zhu pets and 18 accessories.

After all the windows are open the calendar opens up into a place for the pets to live.



Next Tuesday tune in to The Club with Luke to hear about more exciting toys!

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