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Brio Trains

Guides, ideas and inspiration for making Brio and wooden train sets.

The Best Toy Trains – everything you need to know about Brio and wooden railways

Looking for the best toy train set for your toddler? Want to get them the most enjoyable and educational trains? Or maybe you want to expand a Brio style [...]

The Best Wooden Trains From Brio, Thomas and Bigjigs in 2020

Sadly, many children only get the one or two trains that come with their wooden train sets and miss out on the enjoyment, imagination and education that [...]

Wooden Train Sets – Where Do I Start?

If you're looking to buy a toddler their wooden first train set the choices can be mind boggling. Don't be daunted. This MRE guide to wooden trains will tell [...]

This is what a 490 foot Brio train set looks like

David Harper's wooden railway is a epic work of love created over many, many, years and has now got so big it's outgrown his house!  [...]