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Lego + Brio Wooden Trains = Super Toy Train

How to combine two childhood favourite toys to make one awesome train. All the fun of classic wooden trains with all the imagination and creativity of [...]

9 Quick And Easy Wooden Train Set Layout Ideas

Looking for track plan ideas for your child's wooden railway set? Here are 9 quick and easy designs they'll enjoy building and playing with. [...]

Making A DIY Table For A Children’s Railway

Looking for a quick, cheap, table to hold a small model railway? If you have a drill and a few nails why not build your own? [...]

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

Need a helping hand in finding a wooden train your son or daughter will love to play with? Here are the brightest, most colourful, fun filled trains from Brio, [...]

The Top 5 Reasons Wooden Trains Derail and How To Fix Them

If your child's wooden train set doesn't run smoothly and the trains derail frequently it can be super frustrating for all concerned. Here are the top 5 [...]

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 [...]

Making Wooden Tracks Fit Together

If your child is unhappy because their latest wooden railway track does't fit with their existing Brio or Bigjigs railway don't fret, all is not lost. [...]

How To build a wooden railway for your children

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If your child loves trains, a wooden train set will be the love of his or her young life. But if you're new to wooden trains you may be wondering how to build [...]

Are Wooden Trains Compatible?

Looking to expand your children's favourite wooden wooden train set? There are lots of choices and many makes but are they compatible?  [...]
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