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We are absolutely delighted to announce that three of our products have been voted by retailers as award winners in the 2014 Independent Toy Awards. The Bigjigs Toys Fire Station & Engine Playset, Around the World Train Set and Multi Layer Pirate Puzzle scooped gold, silver and bronze medals respectively in these highly acclaimed annual …
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WCML bid has run out of steam!

June 19th, 2014 | Posted by Boggle in Bigjigs Rail - (0 Comments)

Good Morning Bigjiggers, Unfortunately we come bearing bad news. The Government today informed us that our bid to run the West Coast Main Line bid was over. They announced that Virgin Trains will continue to operate all the West Coast Main Line train services, despite us promising: An efficient service on some exciting trains including …
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Bigjigs Rail have followed suit with the government’s announcement of the new £1 coin and have designed their very own currency, the ‘Bigjigs Pound’. This new coin, designed to be “the most child friendly currency in the world”, is set to be introduced at the end of 2014. Made from high quality wood (in keeping …
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Top 5 Must Have Locomotives

March 14th, 2014 | Posted by Boggle in Bigjigs Rail - (1 Comments)

As you all know, we are absolutely MAD about wooden railway – especially our Heritage Locomotives (we have a whole section dedicated to them on our website!) So we thought it was about time that we shared with your the top 5 must have Heritage Locomotives from Bigjigs Rail. This is no easy feat with …
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The Big Crane Construction Team from Bigjigs Rail has been drafted in to help Network Rail and Great First Western fix railway lines after the recent storms. The destruction of the railway line connecting Devon and Cornwall to the rest of the UK has been badly damaged by the recent bad weather, with the sea …
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Day 10 of the Bigjigs Xmas Giveaway!

December 13th, 2013 | Posted by Boggle in Bigjigs Rail - (4 Comments)

It is the last day of the Bigjigs Toys Xmas Giveaway! To end this epic 10 day giveaway – we are giving away a rail set that has won more awards this year than any other including the much acclaimed Slow Toy award! So do you fancy travelling to every corner of the globe with …
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Travel in Style!

November 29th, 2013 | Posted by Boggle in Bigjigs Rail - (3 Comments)

Travel in style this Christmas! After our bid for the West Coast Main Line, we have been working in partnership with Virgin Trains to create a replica wooden Pendolino!   We are giving away 5 Pendolino’s to celebrate this wonderful locomotive – enter for your chance to win here: a Rafflecopter giveaway These fantastic wooden …
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If there’s been one toy that has truly stood the test of time in our house, it would undoubtedly be our wooden train set. When I say set, it’s turned into rather more than that since we first hit the toy shop for a starter pack of train and track, back when my son was …
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Over a month and a half had elapsed since we sent off our sponsorship proposal to Boris Johnson, the TfL and the London Assembly. Alas, we got a response from the main man in London. Unfortunately we are not able to show you the map we sent as we have been censored by the TfL …
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Fancy a trip on the Jigadilly?

June 19th, 2013 | Posted by Boggle in Bigjigs Rail - (3 Comments)

We have today launched an audacious bid to secure the sponsorship of the London Underground, its lines and its stations. A few weeks ago, a report by The Conservative Party on the London Assembly said that the Transport for London (TfL) should consider the renaming of the London Underground lines and stations in order to …
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Archaeologists have discovered a 220-year-old railway tunnel believed to be the oldest in the world. The historic Fritchley Tunnel, in Crich, Derbyshire, can be traced back to 1793, two years earlier than the previous record holder. The discovery was made after they linked the tunnel to a now-defunct railway, used by industrialists to transport limestone …
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Cleaner Crashes Stolen Train

January 15th, 2013 | Posted by Boggle in Bigjigs Rail - (0 Comments)

We saw this in the news today and thought it was such an incredible story! A cleaning woman stole an empty commuter train in a suburb of Stockholm and crashed it into a house, injuring herself, Swedish officials say. The four-carriage train was driven out of the depot for about a mile until it jumped …
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