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9 garden-friendly toys to keep kids entertained this week - for under €20

If you have some space out the front or back, now’s the time to make the most of it.

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WITH SCHOOLS CLOSED and many parents working from home, keeping kids entertained may be a bit more difficult than usual.

To help, we’ve changed up our Offerwatch series for the coming weeks to focus on products that will hopefully keep the little ones busy as social distancing continues.

This week, we’re looking at garden-friendly toys under €20 – all of which were available to order online at time of writing.

1. Ring fling toys, Smyths, €9.99

Get the whole family involved in trying to land the rings on the bars – although it might bring out your competitive side.

2. Pop-up tunnel, Smyths, €10

Use this tunnel indoors or outdoors for hours of fun.

3. Seagull kite, Brookite, €11.99

Set your sights high with this seagull kite that’ll keep everyone entertained.

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4. Gardening trolley with accessories, Totally Toys,€14.99

The set includes a grass rake, soil rake, shovel, trowel, bulb planter and watering can.

5. Peppa Pig pop-up play tent, €14.99

Set up picnics and secret clubs in this pop-up tent, which can also be used inside.

6. Scooter with LED wheels, Lidl, €19.99

If your little one hasn’t yet mastered using a scooter, now’s as good a time as any to get practising. 

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7. Metal wheelbarrow, Smyths, €19.99

Let your child join in tidying the back garden with this metal wheelbarrow.

8. 100-pack fun balls, Smyths, €19.99

There’s an endless possibility of games to play with these air-filled balls. Just don’t blame us when you have to pick all of them up.

9. Flexi football goal set, Smyths, €19.99

Professional football matches might be postponed at the minute, but you can create your own league in your back garden with this goal set.

That’s it for this week! Check back next Wednesday for more offers. 

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