Everything needed to build a fun and practical den anywhere in the great outdoors is included inside this sturdy haversack. Perfect for thrilling escapades, the den kit, made by The Den Kit co.contains a green groundsheet, ten metres of rope, a tough tarpaulin and eight tent pegs. Brave explorers and campers also get a metal mug, camouflage face paint stick and a hefty solid wood mallet for all of their outdoor adventuring needs! A great way to encourage children to play outside in the…
The perfect way to observe bugs and insects! Catch some critters, pop them in the specially designed observation habitat, with magnifying glass in the domed lid and when you’ve finished watching they can be released back into the wild. The habitat has been made to look like a volcano with a sponge inside the crater to soak up water and allow the insects to drink. Pipette included.
Live Butterfly Garden Kit
Watch the miracle of metamorphosis in your own home! Observe caterpillars mysteriously transform into chrysalises and hatch into beautiful butterflies, then release them back into the wild and watch them fly away. Kit includes a washable reusable pop-up habitat net with clear mesh for easy viewing and full instructions. Includes a voucher to simply order your Painted Lady caterpillars and nutrition from the insect breeder (extra £2.99 postage). CATERPILLARS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE SPRING…
50 Things To Do Before You’re 11
Some of my best memories of childhood are of the adventurous things I did, many of them as a Boy Scout. Some of them were daft, and some of them were definitely dangerous. Climbing the chalk scarp slope at Boxhill in plimsolls and no rope. Fighting a major fire on Headley Heath armed only with tree branches, until the fire brigade arrived. And cycling 50 miles to Brighton (and back again) on a whim, without a map, just half a... Read More Read More
Traditional robust rope ladder with 6 strong wooden rungs. Easily attaches to climbing frames or trees. It is recommended that children of all ages are supervised by a responsible adult when using this product. Weight Limit: 60Kg.
An ingenious idea - this lightweight compact kite folds away into a small nylon drawstring bag. Assorted colours of ripstop nylon sled kite, with 4 air pockets, long multicoloured tail and approx 35 metres line. No sticks, no assembly and a great flyer in the lightest of winds. Pop it in the glove compartment - take it anywhere! A perfect present for posting.
Throw it! Spin it! Fly it like a kite!The Butterfly Flyer can be used with a stick to spin around - up and down or detach from the stick to throw and watch it soar through the air. Colourful nylon body with 3D plastic head and ribbon streamers.
Let’s go camping on a daring adventure - indoors or outdoors- with a sensational 9 piece pretend camping set from Learning Resources. The battery-powered camping stove and lantern "light-up" to give a brilliant realistic effect. Set also includes water bottle cup pan shovel first aid kit compass watch utensil set Requires 4 x AA batteries (AA batteries not included but available separately, click here for details)
Traditional Wooden Toy Shop for Children
Welcome to Mulberry Bush online toy shop. Buy quality traditional wooden toys, games and gifts for children of all ages. Free UK delivery on orders over £75.
Collect creepy crawlies from your garden and safely observe them in action Wooden frame with 3 sides covered in fine gauge net so you can get up close to your bugs! Decorated with cheerful imagery of ladybirds and flowers. Also don't miss our wooden magnifying glasses (60042) - ideal for searching for those little critters!
Water-resistant dual use seascope/telescope has a detachable aqualite flashlight for viewing underwater life in streams, ponds, rock pools etc. Powerful x 4 magnification is also great for viewing distant objects on land. So go on an exciting exploration adventure! Adjustable from 30 - 90 cms, with a built-in ruler and thermometer. Requires 2 x AA batteries (AA batteries not included but available separately, click here for details)
Fly a kite, build a den, climb a tree... National Trust unveils list of 50 things to do before you're 12
Grazed knees and grass stains used to be a regular part of growing up, but as more children spend time indoors, the National Trust has compiled a list of activities they should all have tried.