Right when you thought your bank account was beginning to look acceptable, Christmas rears its head and it’s time to loosen the purse strings. And by loosen I mean throw away because you’ll never have money again.

Seeing as it’s already December, chances are your kid(s) have written their letters to Santa Claus, or told him in person what it is they want this year. However there’s still plenty of time left to get them that something special, or an extra little treat they weren’t expecting. I know some of my favourite childhood presents were complete surprises I hadn’t even asked for. So have a look at this year’s most wanted toys for kids!