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Best toy deals 2022: top toy offers and sales from Argos, LEGO, The Entertainer, John Lewis

We've found up to 50% off lots of big brand toys - Barbie, Lego, Disney's Frozen and Sylvanian Families. Here's our regularly updated list of the best toy deals, discounts and offers from the biggest toy retailers in the UK…

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With the summer holidays approaching, you may be after some toys to entertain your kids, particularly outdoor toys to keep them amused in the sun.

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To help make things a little easier for you, we’ve put together a guide to everything you need to know about the sales event and hunted down some of the best toy deals for you.

Best toys deals

Throughout the year we’ll update you with the best offers available from each retailer.

Best Very toy deals

When it is: Very has discounts on selected toys all throughout the year.

What’s on offer: Newer to the market than some other retailers, Very has a well stocked range of children’s toys and gaming electricals and is always well worth a look when it comes to deals. Savings on must-have toys like Sylvanian Families and Disney. We’ve gathered a few gem savings below…

Where to find it: Very Toy Sale

Best TP Toys deals

When is it: March Madness at TP Toys is offering savings up to £300 on mud kitchens, trampolines, playhouses and more, just in time for the sunshine.

What is on offer: Outdoor toys such as trampolines, mud kitchens, slides, playhouses and climbing frames and more have amazing discounts right now.

Where to find it: TP Toys sales page

Best Amazon toy deals

What is it: Amazon offers daily discounts across a huge range of toys, and we expect to see even more soon.

What’s on offer: The online retailer has a long list of offers covering everything from electronics and gaming devices to family board games and robots.

Where to find it: Amazon

Best Argos toy deals

When is it: Argos currently has select offers across its toy range for Easter, where you can save up to 1/3 on selected toys.

What’s on offer: The original catalogue retailer has a huge online selection of toys. Argos is currently offering deals on toys from Paw Patrol to Lego and so much more. You can currently save up to 1/2 price on 100s of selected toys and games and 20% off LEGO sets.

Where to find it: Argos toy offers

The Works toy deals

When is it: The Works has great offers across lots of their toys and books now.

What’s on offer: The Works has offers on great brands such as, Disney, Horrid Henry, Cocomelon and so many more.

Where to find it: The Works Offers

John Lewis toy deals

When it is: John Lewis has some of its toy range on sale at the moment. It also has reduced to clear items.

What’s on offer: Expect to find discounts on John Lewis’ own range of baby and toddler toys, as well as savings on popular brands like LEGO, Sylvanian Families, Little Tikes and larger items like trampolines and scooter.

Where to find it: John Lewis Toy Offers

Best LEGO toy deals

When it is: LEGO have sets on sale right now.

What’s on offer: Few brands are as enduring and recognisable as LEGO, within the toy market and beyond. You can find reduced prices on all kinds of selected LEGO sets, from DUPLO for toddlers, to Marvel, LEGO Friends and Star Wars for older builders.

LEGO also discount some of the sets that’ll be retiring soon, which means they’ll no longer be on shelves and you’ll likely have to hunt to find them. In addition to The LEGO Store, you can find discounted sets at Argos, Smyths and more.

Where to find it: The LEGO Store

Best Hamleys toys deals

When is it: Hamleys has offers across thousands of its toys online. Use the code NEW10 to get 10% off toy orders over £40.

What’s on offer: Classic toy store Hamley’s is almost as much of a staple of central London as Harrods. Stocking many of the big brands, the retailer also creates its own toys including famous teddy bears. You can find a mix of toys across all ranges in the sale now. Here, we’ve found the ones you really don’t want to miss:

Where to find it: Hamleys Offers page

Best The Entertainer/The Toy Shop toy deals

When it is: The Entertainer has a selection of toys on offer across big brands, with up 50% off outdoor toys.

What’s on offer: The Entertainer specialises in all things kids and toys and extends its products and deals to its website, The Toy Shop. Generally, you’ll find small deals and a few big savings brands like Paw Patrol, L.O.L Surprise Dolls, LEGO, Little Tikes and Peppa Pig.

Where to find it: The Entertainer

Best Early Learning Centre toy deals

When it is: ELC has hundreds of toy offers across its own range and other big brands, with up to 50% off of selected toys.

What’s on offer: The Early Learning Centre are a hallmark of many children’s childhood with favourite, recognisable toys which have been popular across the years. Expect big savings on top baby/toddler toy brands like Fisher Price, LEGO, Paw Patrol, Peppa Pig and ELC’s own toys.

Where to find it: ELC Toy Offers 

Best BargainMax Deals

When is it: BargainMax’s Spring sale has arrived, they’re also offering an extra 20% off all sale items using the code TWENTY.

What’s on offer: Big brands such as LOL Surprise, Fisher-Price and Barbie have great discounts on their already competitive pricing.

Where to find it: BargainMax

Best Aldi toy deals

When it is: Aldi’s has offers available online and in store.

What’s on offer: The discount supermarket has taken the UK by storm in recent years and is well-known for its central aisles of bargain homeware, brands and toys.

Where to find it: Visit in store or view Aldi’s Sale Page

Best Tesco toys deals

When is it: We’ll update you on the date of Tesco’s next toy sale when we know more. In the mean time, if you have a Tesco clubcard you can save up to 50% across the supermarket’s selection of toys.

What’s on offer: Being such as well-established retailer both online and in-store, Tesco is an ideal place to keep an eye on for discounted kids’ toys. It stocks a huge range of the best-selling toys on the market, and you can currently get discounts on a range of Lego toys, with new deals being added all the time.

Below, we’ve found some of the best Tesco toys deals available when you use a Tesco Clubcard:

Where to find it: Tesco’s online deals page

How to get a good deal on toys

Below, we’ve put together a few simple tips to help you find the best deals on toys:

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  • Have an idea of the RRP before you go in. You should have a rough understanding of how much the item would usually be so you know if this is the best deal or not.
  • Know what you’re looking for. If there is something you really want, search for this first and try to avoid being side-tracked by other offers which could lead to you missing out.
  • Balance quality with savings. A cheap deal doesn’t always mean a good deal. You’re not saving money if you’re never going to use it!
  • Don’t necessarily expect the latest models to be discounted. While this could be the case in some instances, brands often use sales events to clear earlier models and make room for the newest line.
  • Check our list of deals above. We are continuously updating this selection with the best deals we can find and we only list products we recommend.

    About the Author

    Chloe Brightwell is a Digital Reviews Writer working for Immediate Media’s Parenting Team. She is dedicated to helping parents find the best deals on the very best products.

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