Practical Parenting & Pregnancy magazine Awards 2011/2012 best learning/development toy £20 and over

The very best play ideas to help your baby grow up into a smart and happy little one

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  • Toys play an important part in your baby's learning and development. Certain games will help your baby's movement, like learning to roll over, for example and you'll find other toys help your baby reach important development milestones. These best buy toys all reckon they're best at teaching your baby

  • Ladybird The Land of Me

    Ladybird's The Land of Me turns your computer and printer into a powerful learning toy and includes six chapters packed with stories, dance, music and much more. £29.95

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  • Tiny Love Gymini Sunny Day

    The Tiny Love Gymini Sunny Day is a fun-filled play mat suitable from birth with a musical toy featuring three tunes. £47.99

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  • Winnie The Pooh Interactive Friend

    The Winnie The Pooh Interactive Friend is designed to coordinate with your child's daily activities to become a friendly, day-long companion. Suitable from 12 to 36 months. £39.97

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  • Lego Duplo Play With Numbers

    Lego Duplo Play With Numbers are bright, colourful bricks  to teach children one to 10 without them even realising they're learning. £24.99

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  • Tomy Play to Learn Mr Colour Maker

    The Play to Learn Mr Colour Maker from Tomy teaches children the names of colours and how to mix them up. But the best part is, there's no mess! £26.99

    The incredible way babies can predict colours

  • Smart-Trike Recliner Stroller

    The Smart-Trike Recliner Stroller supports the development of coordination, balance and strength and promotes bags of self confidence too. £108.99

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  • The Nursery Collection

    The Nursery Collection is a multi-sensory experience and doubles up as a feely bag and a storage bag. £95

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  • Play with me Gym

    The Play with me Gym is a play gym that grows with your child. Suitable from 0-10 months it can be played with as a floor mat, a mat with raised sides, an arch or a crawl through tunnel. £39.99

  • Halilit Little Hands Musical Band

    The Halilit Little Hands Musical Band is a four-piece musical set with note-perfect instruments perfectly designed for little hands to hold. £29.99

    How music makes for calmer babies

  • LeapFrog Tag

    By touching the LeapFrog Tag reader to the pages of LeapFrog's specially printed Tag books, the story comes to life, enabling children to listen to the characters speak. listen to pictures sing and hear the words spoken aloud. £29.99

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