boys were over the moon to see this; it has actually rekindled their love of
all things Thomas. They had gone off it
and their extensive track and shiny engines had been stored forgotten in a
cupboard, feeling all neglected! Well
that has changed now, with this exciting piece slotting in, they are happily
playing with their engines again. Which
is something of a relief as when I take them to review Thomas Land, it will be
a fun experience for them!
is well made and sturdy, designed to survive the heavy-handed nature of the 3+
market at play. Youngest who is 3 had
no problem managing all the functions.
Eldest who is 5 really enjoyed the set too, so it shows that it will
last a few years in terms of interest, so you do get plenty of value from your
The following video by youngest demonstrates some of the
features of the set. Thomas is being a useful
engine hauling his heavy cargo.
do think its worth spending out the £39.99 even if you have no other track; it’s
enough of a stand-alone piece to get really stuck into. The set says it folds up for portable play but I am not entirely convinced about their idea of folding up! But saying that its a reasonable size to leave out for playing without it dominating the entire room.
to buy now from Toys R Us