Tried & Tested

The Smartrike 5-in-1 Recliner This latest trike from Smartrike cleverly transforms from a Reclining Seat ideal for naps on the go, to Stroller Mode where children can sit upright and discover the world around them. Perfectly combining safety and style, the 5-in-1 Recliner Infinity includes patented built-in suspension, robust dual component wheels and the brand’s signature and patented Touch Steering Technology to ensure smooth, stroller-like manoeuvring. Suitable from 10 months – 3 years. Available in Purple and Blue. RRP: £129.99 Available from: Smyths Toys Superstores

Hape Rock and Ride Rocking Horse

This perfectly-balanced ride-on rocking horse will provide hours of entertainment for little ones as they develop their balance, movement and independence. The high quality wood finish also makes this toy a play room mainstay, likely to be a child's favourite for years to come.

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Slumber Whale

This clever Slumber Whale comforts little ones by playing sweet melodies and nature sounds designed to calm them before bedtime. Even better, the ingenious whale has a soft, inner glow of warm colours that gently lights up the room using touch sensor technology on the whale’s back. RRP: £29.99| Stockist: Babies R Us