Christmas events at The Bentall Centre in Kingston

Toy Testers at Bentall Centre

What: The Bentall Centre is inviting local families to come along to their two-day toy-testing event on December 1st and 2nd, where children will get the chance to try popular toys and give parents an idea of what’s best for Christmas, before they make purchases. Children are invited to put the best toys for Christmas to the test to see if they’ll be a hit under the Christmas tree or if they should be left at the North Pole for the elves to work on for next year. With fun characters to help children test the best toys and games, this

Children at The Bentall Centre in Kingston dressed in Christmas clothes

Spotlight on Plymouth's Christmas events and activities

From meeting Santa in his Grotto to hopping aboard the Christmas Land Train to embarking on the Nutcracker Trail, there is plenty going on in the city of Plymouth this festive season. Christmas shoppers looking for special gifts will be spoilt for choice at the city’s annual Christmas market and Drake’s Circus shopping centre with a range of activities and events taking place across the city to get them into the festive spirit!

Here are some of the highlights of Plymouth’s Christmas events programme for 2016…