Galt Toys Launches New Wheel Wonders

Galt Toys has launched a range of four bright red ‘first bikes’ designed with fun and safety in mind. Manufactured for Galt by Winther, they provide the perfect first wheels for your little one.

Online PR News – 21-November-2012 – Cheadle – Tricycles are one of the best learning instruments for improving a child’s motor skills and these sturdy metal framed wheelers provide complete safety for your child to ride around freely.

Safety Scooter - This robust and durable push-along scooter is a very stable and great fun to ride for the smallest children. It makes a great toddler's first wheeled toy, providing complete balance, so a little one stays on board, but also develops their stability.
Suitable from 1 to 3 years, the Safety Scooter retails at £64.99.

Tricycle - This tricycle provides plenty of fun for the youngest children whilst helping to develop their motor skills and provides an excellent platform for learning to ride a bicycle. Tricycles are a perfect way for children to exercise and let off steam, zooming around both in and outdoors.
Suitable for 2 to 4 years, the Tricycle retails at £69.99

Tricycle with Tray - With a fixed-loading platform, this is an absolute favourite with young children, as they are able to carry around their most treasured toys, whilst pedalling around the garden or house.
Suitable for 2 to 4 years, the Tricycle with Tray retails at £79.99

Bike Runner - Not yet ready for a scooter or bicycle? No Problem, this bike runner is a great alternative. It is very easy to master and provides a fun way of developing a good sense of balance, making the transition to a bicycle that much easier.
Suitable for 2 to 4 years, the Bike Runner retails at £59.99

John McDonnell, Managing Director, comments: “Trikes and bikes are great for teaching children how to steer and pedal, and introduce a sense of freedom, helping to build their confidence before moving on to a bike with stabilisers.”

About Galt Toys –

James Galt & Co. Ltd. has been established for over 175 years. James Galt himself was born at Stewarton in Ayrshire and set up as an educational stockist in Manchester in 1836. In the 1850s the company expanded into printing and publishing and in 1957 the company moved from Manchester to Cheadle in Cheshire. In 1961 the Galt Toys division was formed.

Galt produces and sells quality toys which meet the needs of all stages of child development from 0-10 years. Galt products are designed to be fun and to encourage learning through play. Traditionally the company is associated with art, craft and activity products. In more recent years Galt has established a name for itself in the First Years category with the innovative awarded winning Playnest.