Ireland has produced an extraordinary abundance of famous and influential figures, however there are also a number of individuals whom you may be surprised to learn were/are, or even aren’t Irish
In September 2015, Topps UK launched a new range of Star Wards Trading Cards, to capitalize on the run-in to one of the most eagerly film releases in recent years.
Since the summer of 77, one of the most popular Star Wars related merchandise was the Topps Trading Card Series and over 30 years later, they are still just as collectible and sought after!
Google is full of hidden surprises! Here are some of my favourite quirks and Easter Eggs
Peter Panzerfaust is a Comic Book Character in a monthly serial which launched in February 2012. Peter Pan Re-Imagined in WW2. The comic is arguably one of the most collectible of 2012/2013.
Since 2011, Cryptozoic have produced two series of licensed collectible Trading Cards based on the massive AMC TV Series "The Walking Dead", here is a look at the sets in detail.
With the launch of the new Rovio Angry Birds Star Wars game App in November 2012, Hasbro are releasing a line of Star Wars Angry Birds games and toys which are likely to be a holiday season success story. Here is a...
The Walking Dead comic book series was created by Robert Kirkman and was launched in October 2003. The series has become immensely popular and has a huge number of devoted fans and has spawned the equally successful TV...
In 2011, McFarlane Toys issued a series of action figures based on The Walking Dead Comic Series. The line included four main figures and a small number of exclusives. The Comic Series Figures predated the McFarlane...
Since December 2011, McFarlane Toys have released a series of 5" The Walking Dead Action figures. Highly detailed and articulated, the excellent figures would be a great addition to any fan's collection, as well as...
If you loved Action Man or GI Joe when you were younger, you may be amazed at how incredible today's figures that are available for adult collectors, here is a brief overview of 1/6 Military Collectable Figures.
Cockney Rhyming Slang has been a tradition for over a 150 years. A brief overview of common traditional phrases and their meanings in an attempt to document traditional phrases to avoid losing them forever.
Lego have recently issued the Lego City Red Cargo Train Special Edition 3677. Whilst considered Hard to Find, it is a worthy addition to the Lego City Train range.
Any missing person case is a tragedy for friends and families of those who have disappeared. Thankfully in most cases, the missing turn up safe and well, tragically, some are found deceased and strangely, some are never...
Lego Minifigures are individual character figures from the Danish toy Group Lego. Currently into its 5th Series, with sets 6 & 7 due in 2012, each set has 16 figures and are highly collectible.
HM Armed Forces 1/6 Action Figures from UK toy manufacturer - Character Options,produce affordable, accurate reproductions of the United Kingdoms' three branches of the Armed Services and are endorsed by the Ministry of...
Lego have in April 2011 released a new freight train set in the livery of the Danish shipping company Maersk. This may not be a set for the casual collector as it does require the purchase of additional "Power...
Each day in the UK, millions of pounds in coinage change hands each day in small transactions. Amongst all these coins are some that are worth much more than their face value. If you take a couple of seconds to check...
Once in a while, an unlikely hero captures the public imagination. It doesn't matter that they didn't win Gold. Their sheer determination is a testament to the human spirit!
The Mistletoe Bough was a popular Christmas Story in the 1800's and the story was transcribed into a popular song in the late 19th Century. The story itself probably has much older traditions and likely have originated...
Clogherhead is a small fishing village on the coast near Drogheda, Ireland. It has beautiful deserted beaches and views of the majestic Mountains of Mourne to the north. My Great Grandfather loved this place and wrote a...
Lego's Cargo Train (7939) provides an excellent addition to their ever expanding City range. With Infra Red Remote control and included accessories, it will provide hours of entertainment for any Lego fan, big or small.