Posts Tagged ‘UK News’

“Remember, Remember the 5th November!”

Thursday, November 5th, 2015

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Tonight in the UK is Guy Fawkes Night, or Bonfire Night as it’s more commonly known. When it gets dark, there will be bonfires lit and firework displays off all over the country. Today is also Sparks the bear’s birthday!

Sparks is a Guy Fawkes Night bear, as shown by his embroidered firework motif.

Guy Fawkes Night, historically, originates from the failed Gunpowder Plot to assassinate King James I of England in 1605.

Do you have Sparks in your collection?

Cecil now available at The Entertainer stores in the UK

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

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Cecil has now appeared at The Entertainer stores in the UK!

The Cecil Beanie Baby was announced in August with all the profits from the sale of the beanie going to WILDCRU.

It was said that Cecil would start appearing in late September to early October.

Cecil has also been spotted at a Learning Express store in Franklin, Tennessee via their Instagram page.

The Entertainer are also selling Cecil via Amazon UK with all the profits going to WILDCRU.