Thomas the Tank Engine, the creation of Rev W Awdry, was first published as a children's book in 1945. Since this time Thomas has become a firm childhood favourite and has seen the introduction of a host of new characters. Thomas and friends are available in a host of different types and styles:

My 1st ThomasEdit

Chunky Thomas and Friends characters suitable for the younger Thomas fan aged one year plus.

Tomica World ThomasEdit

A battery powered Thomas set that runs on a blue plastic track. Suited for age three and up

Take Along/Take and Play ThomasEdit

A die cast metal train set that features plastic tracks. Suited for ages 3 years and up It also came in toy playsets that fold away for easy storage. The rail vehicles have magnets. Someof the vehicles have lights and sound.

Learning Curve ThomasEdit

A push-along and battery powered Thomas set that runs on wooden track (Brio compatible).

Hornby ThomasEdit

An electric Thomas set that is compatible with standard 00 gauge Hornby.