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We got Sunday Mail columnist and big kid Cat Harvey to try out some of the grown-ups’ toys on offer this Christmas.
The radio DJ said: “Who doesn’t like playing with toys? I don’t think I will ever leave Neverland as being a big kid is just too much fun.
“I have to confess – I own one of the big spacehoppers I tested today. It comes out at the end of the night when my pals are round and we’ve had a few. I can seriously say I have more fun bouncing on it now than I did when I was wee.
“With the worries about Brexit and the economy, it’s good to escape reality and have fun playing games with your friends.” Haynes Electro Synth kit Hornby R1220 The Highland Rambler