Some of the best memories from childhood come from playing games together and to be honest, there is nothing we love more even now. We’ve gathered together some of our favourite traditional games alongside a few more unusual picks.
Longworth Croquet Set, £200 from Big Game Hunters
Badminton with Easy Set Up, £35 from Decathlon UK
This ping pong table from The Conran Shop would really add something extra indoors or out. It is foldable, so can be easily put away, but who would want to when it looks so great.
Exclusive Art Table, £1250 from The Art of Ping Pong
Bats with Balls, £120 from the Art of Ping Pong
For some old-school vibes, we love this Ultimate XL Tumble Tower, £60 from Jacques of London
Rounders Set with Carry Bag, £19 from Traditional Garden Games
Giant Pick Up Sticks, £40 from Uber Games
Great Garden Games Boules, £15 at Oliver Bonas
Hayes Boules & Pentanque, £70 from Freeport Park
A Swedish favourite for the whole family, Kubb Throwing Game, £29 from Big Game Hunters
From America, Classic Cornhole Set, £92 from GoSports
With young kids, there hasn’t been year yet that we didn’t wish for an inflatable pool. But, they can be so garish. We have found a few better looking options for your yard.
Mylle Semi Circle Inflatable Pool, £125 at The Conran Shop
The Greek Eye inflatable pool, £49 from Sunnylife
And finally, we couldn’t not mention the footie! If you’re gripped, like we are, then you might want to invest in some football goals so your budding younger footballers-in-the-making can hone their skills. Umi pop-up football goal, £22.99 from Amazon