2011: And then Toys R Us began to have issues, and decided the time had come to reinvent themselves. Their new "Toys R Us Kid" theme song was very grating...
1989: It wasn't until 1989 when their classic "Magical Place" theme tune appeared on the scene, and would become their anthem for over 20 years.
1985: So farewell, Toys R Us... another name from our childhoods disappearing. Their megastores opened to such a subtle ad to begin with, borrowing "The Snowman's" "Walking In The Air".
Times change :( Toys R Us are going into administration as people prefer to shop online rather than make a big trip out of town to one of their massive stores. Will they last until this Christmas?
Here's a 1985 memory from happier days.
Christmas UK Countdown: There are 300 days until Christmas...
Well, well, well... we were thinking that London's Oxford Street Christmas lights were getting a little long in the tooth. Oxford Street have offered a £3,000 prize to the team who offers the best design for their replacement.
For the first time in its history, Oxford Street launches a global call for the redesign of its world famous and universally loved Christmas lights.
Markets Ending: Edinburgh, Liverpool, Swansea
This is becoming a tradition! Here's some pics of the abandoned London from Christmas morning.
your city’s a sucker, my city’s a creep this christmas morning, i again took off on my bike to explore an abandoned city.ﾂ�its the one time of the year you more or less have free reign of London. as a resident, i naturally avoid the...
Markets Ending: Bournemouth
Markets Ending: London/Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, London/Clapham Common
Final 2017 Watchlist:
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