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Get your wooden railway on track with the Bigjigs Rail blog. Packed with helpful articles, advice, and play ideas for train-mad kids.
Did you know that the 3rd of October is Buy British Day? Established in 2014, Buy British Day is dedicated to championing British brands and businesses. Bigjigs Rail is a British family-run business with all products lovingly designed in Folkestone, Kent. Discover our favourite best of British trains and train sets below.
Kids are fascinated by trains - whether it’s watching Thomas the Tank Engine on repeat, playing with their favourite train set, or seeing them chug past at the local train station, it’s easy to see why trains are well-loved by children. Explore our favourites.
Leave a little sparkle this International Fairy Day! At Bigjigs Rail, we love fairies and it’s no surprise that a few of our train toys are inspired by these mystical creatures. Fulfil your little fairy lover’s magical fantasies with our charming fairy train set collection.
To get in the spirit of the Queen’s Jubilee, we have wound the clock back to explore the history of the British Royal Train. For five generations, the Royal Train has transported the most senior royals across the country. Find out more about its fascinating history.