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You Better Watch Out, It’s Toy Show Night!

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Ryan Tubridy on the Toy Show set in a black and red Christmas Jumper.

There’s no need for an intro, it’s the biggest silliest TV event of the year!

The all-singing, all-dancing, all demonstrating televisual Christmas jumper wearing extravaganza, watched annually by zillions of people far and wide and known quite simply as The Toy Show.

TV schools say never to work with animals, children or toys that require batteries, but thankfully someone was out that day and years later said, “here’s a mad idea” and for over 40 years now its been our gift to the world.

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Toys for Christmas 2016: Say Hello to Hatchimals!

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Hatchimals packaging, a box containing a purple speckled egg with eyes looking out through a small crack in the shell

Heard about Hatchimals? The must-have toy for Christmas 2016!

They’re the toy of the moment and they’re nowhere to be seen! Fluffy, cute and colourful – Hatchimals have danced and sang their way into the hearts and minds of kids everywhere and onto their Christmas wish lists. So much so that there’s now a shortage around the world and the makers are in a race against time to come up with enough supplies to save from the tears on Christmas day.

So What exactly are Hatchimals? The best way to desc...