Agggh! The Christmas stress has started - need to find totally tidmouth without travelling 100miles

(20 Posts)
BankerMommy2010 Sun 10-Nov-13 09:17:50

Trying to buy ds thomas the tanks totally tidmouth but the only place I can find that sells it is toys r us and the closrst store that has stock is 100miles away sad has anyone seen this item anywhere else x

Pascha Sun 10-Nov-13 09:20:12

Why not just get it delivered from ToysRus? Its free delivery over £30.

starsandunicorns Sun 10-Nov-13 09:20:25

Can you speak to your local toys r us and see if they can get it sent to their store

BankerMommy2010 Sun 10-Nov-13 09:23:18

Pascha its not available for home delivery sad might get hubby to phone the store that has it in stock hes cheekier than I am x

Pascha Sun 10-Nov-13 15:47:15

Oh so its not blush sorry. I bet you can get it delivered in store locally for you though. If not maybe get someone close to get it and post it to you.

bundaberg Sun 10-Nov-13 15:49:50

do you have a link to it? i can see if it's in ours

bundaberg Sun 10-Nov-13 15:51:31

it's available in STEVENAGE if anyone can get that and post it to you?

ZombieMonkeyButler Sun 10-Nov-13 15:52:23

I've just had a look to see if it was in stock anywhere here incase I could help you. Closest to me is 88 miles - Stevenage, if anyone lives near there!

MirandaWest Sun 10-Nov-13 15:54:20

I just looked and Stevenage is the closest to me too (146 miles away though). Where roughly are you?

Pascha Sun 10-Nov-13 15:55:11

Nearest store its in stock for me is Stevenage too! Maybe its discontinued and only a small stock remains in a few stores.

ZombieMonkeyButler Sun 10-Nov-13 15:57:32

I've just done a quick search from everywhere from Truro to Inverness - it would appear to be only in Stevenage!

There is one on Amazon but it is twice the price almost!

Pascha Sun 10-Nov-13 15:57:35

You can get parts of it on ebay

ZombieMonkeyButler Sun 10-Nov-13 15:58:07

Well, not literally everywhere you understand. Just the main cities.

fuzzpig Sun 10-Nov-13 16:00:30

Does it absolutely have to be that one? There are other sets that might be sufficient. Sorry I forget how old your DS is, but if he's young enough he won't even notice the difference presumably?

bundaberg Sun 10-Nov-13 16:02:26

apparently it used to be called "adventures on sodor".... just in case that helps with ebaying or anything?

cindersinsuburbia Sun 10-Nov-13 16:05:33

http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B0068T8H1G

It's here but double the price :sad:

BankerMommy2010 Sun 10-Nov-13 18:25:32

Thank you everyone....I have been out today and bought cranky the crane & tidmouth sheds take & play sets as well as additional track sets... cost me a bit more but cheaper than driving from bham to Stevenage smile thank you for all of the offers if help x

fuzzpig Sun 10-Nov-13 18:32:16

I'm sure he will love all that grin

Brockle Sun 10-Nov-13 23:01:55

my son loves the take n play sets. they are a huge hit and have been used (and added to) for the last six years! smile

Pascha Mon 11-Nov-13 07:58:01

Glad you found an alternative. I'm sure it will be great and driving to Stevenage is probably something nobody really wants to do.

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