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Toy Testing Bonanza fun returns to Eastgate Centre in Inverness for Christmas present inspiration


By Philip Murray

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Carly Gordon enjoying the toy testing events last year. Picture: Callum Mackay.
Carly Gordon enjoying the toy testing events last year. Picture: Callum Mackay.

A bonanza of toy testing fun is being promised to little 'uns who visit a shopping centre in Inverness in the coming weekends.

The Eastgate Centre is set to welcome back its Toy Testing Bonanza fun on its community stage this November 11 and 18 between midday and 4pm.

And all manner of top toys, gadgets and games are set to delight the youngsters who pop along.

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Chris Kershaw, centre manager at Eastgate, said: "We are thrilled to kick off the festive season at Eastgate with an exciting and playful activity – toy testing!

"This event is just the beginning of a series of festive activities we have planned for our visitors. We look forward to hosting a season filled with magical moments and a shopping experience that captures the essence of the holidays."

Picture: Callum Mackay..
Picture: Callum Mackay..

The toy testing fun is being made possible using toys supplied by The Entertainer.

"Let the little ones explore the latest and greatest toys, gadgets, and games," added Chris. "It's a hands-on, interactive experience that guarantees smiles and laughter. Who knows? You might just discover the perfect gift to make this holiday season extra special."

Following the toy testing fun on November 11 and 18, comes the launch of its Santa's Grotto – which will open from November 25 with booking live on its website.

Picture: Callum Mackay..
Picture: Callum Mackay..

"Step into a world of wonder as Santa's Grotto opens its doors to children of all ages," continued Chris. "Meet the man in red himself, Mrs Claus with their team of elves and share your Christmas wishes. The Grotto is adorned with festive decorations, creating a magical atmosphere that will leave you and your family enchanted."

To stay up to date with the latest events, news and offers, customers are encouraged to follow Eastgate’s social channels and sign up for the centre’s newsletter at eastgateshopping.co.uk.


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