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How Can Children Stay Safe While Navigating The Online World?
Around 20% of teens have met up with an online friend in person....Here we share some tactics for keeping your child safe online.
20 Ways to make your child’s next virtual play date extra fun!
Running out of ideas for zoom games? We've pulled together a list of fun activities your little one will love.
How are you decorating your home for Christmas?
With Christmas just around the corner, all around the country people will be putting up their trees...
Where are the best places for outdoor play in the UK?
We've looked at cities and towns across the UK and see where has the most family-friendly outdoor space...
Board Game Bust-Ups
Ever wondered which board games are most likely to end in an argument?
The Big Toy Appeal
We partnered with The Salvation Army to give the gift of play this Christmas.
All Grown Up
Ever wondered what your favourite childhood characters would grow up to be?
Meet The Entertainer Team
Tesco Direct website is closing on 9 July
As you may have read, the Tesco Direct website is closing on 9 July. The Entertainer has sold toys through Tesco Direct over a number of years.
How much pocket money are children earning?
When it comes to the topic of pocket money, it’s natural for parents to have a lot of questions. Should you give your children pocket money? If so, how much? And what should they have to do to earn it?
Throwback Thursdays: Rubik's Cube
That brain-teasing puzzle which has caused much head scratching for children and adults alike.
How quickly do your kids open their Christmas presents?
New research shows 58% of children spend less than two minutes between opening presents on Christmas Day...