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Wind Up Train

Wind Up Train

Good honest simple fun to keep young children entertained for hours. Just wind the train up set it down and watch it race off into the distance. Why not get together with some friends and see whose train wins? The perfect pocket money toy.Key Features:Crafted in woodWind up mechanismAssorted…

£4.00

Pull Along Steam Train

Pull Along Steam Train

The beautiful handcrafted wooden pull-along steam train from Orange Tree Toys is a great wooden toy for young children to help learn about pulling and pushing. It will provide hours of fun and entertainment. Approximately 19cm long excluding cord.Key Features:Crafted in woodSuitable from…

£14.99

Overland Express Train Tin Toy

Overland Express Train Tin Toy

This colourful Express Hooting train tin toy makes the perfect nostalgic gift. The tin toy features a train that chugs along making locomotive sounds when the spring is wound.This tin toy is made using traditional processes starting from flat sheet metal where it is printed and cut then assembled…

£14.99

How to Train Your Dragon [Paperback]

How to Train Your Dragon [Paperback]

…to be a Hero.How to Train Your Dragon is a DreamWorks film starring Gerrard Butler America Ferrera and Jonah Hill out on DVD in October 2010 adapted from the best selling How to Train Your Dragon series by Cressida CowellRead the rest of Hiccup's exploits in the How to Train Your Dragon series…

£6.99

Stonehenge Mono Travel Mug

Stonehenge Mono Travel Mug

…it is a fitting tribute to the iconic standing stones that were built over 5000 years ago!Perfect for drinks on the go whether commuting on the train or travelling in a car the porcelain mug is insulated to keep hot drinks warm and cold drinks cool. It has a removable plastic sipper lid that you…

£10.00

Cuddly Evacuee Bear

Cuddly Evacuee Bear

In the Second World War thousands of children and women from British cities were evacuated by train to the countryside to protect them from enemy air raids. Every evacuee was given food gas mask and an identity card which they carried in a case their clothes and toys (usually a teddy bear!)…

£15.00

The Commando Pocket Book 1940-1945

The Commando Pocket Book 1940-1945

…provides a fascinating insight into the training of the special service volunteer soldiers who formed the Commandos. It has been compiled from wartime training manuals and documents including 1942 reports and lecture notes from the Commando Training Centre at Achnacarry in the Scottish Highlands.The…

£8.99

Princess Colour-In Playscene

Princess Colour-In Playscene

…whole wardrobe to design. All the items stick magnetically and pack neatly away inside the magnetic board making them an ideal holiday travel companion - in the car coach train plane and even on the beach for children aged 3 years and over. WEIGHS 455GMS - Measure given are for product in packaging

£5.00

Guidebook: Wernher Collection at Rangers House

Guidebook: Wernher Collection at Rangers House

…Blackheath. It presents an extraordinary wealth of medieval Renaissance and later works of art including masterpieces of international significance. Trained as a diamond dealer Julius Wernher developed a keen eye for fine craftsmanship and materials which led him to appreciate and collect antique…

£4.00

English Heritage Monopoly Game

English Heritage Monopoly Game

…Community Chest cards reflect the work of English Heritage the Electric Company and Waterworks are replaced by volunteering and membership and the train stations by annual English Heritage events such as Jousting World War II Weekend and St George's Day. What's more a contribution from…

£30.00

Peace and War: Britain in 1914

Peace and War: Britain in 1914

…ambitions bred a paranoia expressed in a rash of 'invasion scare' literature. Then when shots rang out in Sara-jevo on 28 June they set in train a tumble of diplomatic dominos that led to Britain declaring war on Germany. Nigel Jones depicts every facet of a year that changed Britain for…

£25.00

Guidebook: York Cold War Bunker

Guidebook: York Cold War Bunker

…headquarters of the Royal Observer Corps No. 20 Group are sunk several metres below the ground on the outskirts of York. Here up to 60 scientists and trained civilians worked in preparation against nuclear attack.An open secret the very existence of the bunker would have warned the Soviet Union of…

£2.00

Roman Army

Roman Army

The Romans were the world's first military superpower. Much of their success lay in the strength of their vast army of highly trained ruthless efficient soldiers. Discover what made the Roman legions such a force to be reckoned with and find the answers to hundreds of questions including: What…

£5.99

Mini Gun Crossbow

Mini Gun Crossbow

…infantry warfare allowing armies to field large numbers of missile troops without the expense of having to employ skilled archers who were usually trained from boyhood. Armies of Mercenary Crossbowmen were not uncommon and as many as 3000 were employed in battles such as Agincourt. Our range of…

£25.00

Mini Crossbow

Mini Crossbow

…infantry warfare allowing armies to field large numbers of missile troops without the expense of having to employ skilled archers who were usually trained from boyhood. Armies of Mercenary Crossbowmen were not uncommon and as many as 3000 were employed in battles such as Agincourt. Our range of…

£25.00

Light Portable Crossbow

Light Portable Crossbow

…infantry warfare allowing armies to field large numbers of missile troops without the expense of having to employ skilled archers who were usually trained from boyhood. Armies of Mercenary Crossbowmen were not uncommon and as many as 3000 were employed in battles such as Agincourt. Our range of…

£45.00

First Light

First Light

…Second World War seventeen-year-old Geoffrey Wellum becomes a fighter pilot with the RAF...Desperate to get in the air he makes it through basic training to become the youngest Spitfire pilot in the prestigious 92 Squadron. Thrust into combat almost immediately Wellum finds himself flying several…

£9.99

The Royal Engineers at Chatham

The Royal Engineers at Chatham

…artillery how the first training school for the Royal Engineers was founded at Chatham in 1812 and how the soldiers were trained in siege exercises which were huge spectacles attracting thousands of spectators.The author gives the human side of the military training and conflicts with his…

£50.00

What Tommy Took to War, 1914-1918

What Tommy Took to War, 1914-1918

…that Tommy would have had in his kit and which would have accompanied equipped and comforted him during his wartime ordeals: official uniform training manual cigarettes good-luck charms sweethearts' letters foreign phrasebook and myriad others. Together these artefacts give us a serious and…

£6.99

How to Lose a Lemur

How to Lose a Lemur

…tries to sail off in a boat to get away from them - only to discover the lemurs snorkeling behind him. Eventuallyafter climbing mountains taking trains and going through the air in a balloon he finally thinks that he has lost them. Or has he? In the process he has managed to get himself lost and it…

£5.99

Practical Building Conservation: Metals

Practical Building Conservation: Metals

…Heritage. She is a trained wall-painting conservator as well as specialising in the conservation of metals.Dr Robyn Pender is also with the Building Conservation and Research Team as a Senior Architectural Conservator. She is a building physicist with training in wall-painting conservation.Bill…

£80.00

The Lancaster Pocket Manual 1942

The Lancaster Pocket Manual 1942

…amazing aircraft and the bravery and skill of the pilots navigators bombardiers flight engineers and gunners that crewed it. They relied on their training and experience supplemented by various pamphlets and manuals that were produced throughout the war.This fascinating pocket manual collates such…

£8.99

The Worst Childrens Jobs in History

The Worst Childrens Jobs in History

…excuse for getting out of hard labour. This book tells the stories of the children throughout Britain's history whose work fed the nation kept trains running and put clothes on everyone's back.Next time you find yourself having to listen to your parents grandparents uncles neighbours and…

£8.99

Practical Building Conservation: Glass and Glazing

Practical Building Conservation: Glass and Glazing

…and Research Team at English Heritage. She is a building physicist with training in wall-painting conservation.Sophie Godfraind is also an Architectural Conservator with the Building Conservation and Research Team and a trained wall-painting conservator who also specialises in the conservation of…

£80.00

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