July 28

Reviews

365 fabulously inventive things you can make with Lego

The lovely people are Dorling Kindersley have just sent me a cracking book for Lego fans – 365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks. It’s a great book for, perhaps, slightly older children who like to build useful stuff with their Lego. It’s absolutely chockablock full of really inventive things you can build with Lego, slightly away […]

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Reaching for the sky at Portsmouth’s Spinnaker Tower

I’ve just visited the Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth for the fourth time – and I never get bored of seeing my home city from way up in the sky! I first went up the Spinnaker Tower when it opened in October 2005 (I was lucky enough to win tickets to the grand opening!) and I’ve […]

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Reaching for the sky – with a stacking solution for Lego

Small Son (and I!) love Lego but we’ve always found building taller structures tricky as Lego base-plates aren’t very good for using as roofs. Well now a company based in the United States called Strictly Briks have solved that problem with the own range of Lego compatible base plates and special bricks which are used to […]

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