Baby equipment & accessories

Welcome to The Mum Test, where we’ll be running reviews of relevant products from our tried and tested panel of mums just like you.

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Maclaren Grand Tour LX Pushchair

Price: £590.(RRP)
Retailers: Mothercare & Littlewoods
Rating:  4/5  />

you are getting pretty good value for moneyread more
Karin Joyce
Chicco Limited Edition Liteway Stroller

Price: £99.99(RRP)
Retailers: Boots & Kiddicare & Kiddies Kingdom & Mothercare & Argos & Toys R Us
Rating:  4/5  />

feels very light but sturdy when pushing itread more
Rachel O’Hara, Blackburn, Lancashire.
Mamas & Papas Cruise Buggy

Price: £140.99(RRP)  
 Boots &
Rating:  4/5  />

All in all we’re really happy with the Cruiseread more
Catherine Warrilow, Oxford
Kiddicare Taxi Pushchair 

Price: £139.99(RRP)   Retailers: Kiddicare
Rating:  4/5  />

a buggy that is lightweight, fashionable, comfy for baby and comfy
read more
Sarah Cooper  27, Mid Glamorgan
Tippitoes Eze Stroller

Price: £79.99(RRP)   Retailers: Kiddies Kingdom
Rating:  4/5  />

I was quite surprised at how compact it is for such a good sized pushchairread more
Zoe Ryan, 34, Manchester
The Graco Symbio pushchair

Price: £349.99(RRP)   Retailers: Toys R Us & Kiddicare Rating:  4/5  />

“ease on opening and closing it one handed, good sizedread more
Amy Sheridan
The Stokke Xplory

Price: £519.99(RRP)   Retailers: Kiddicare & Bambino Direct 

“I had dreamed of pushing this stroller for months, and I certainly wasn’t disappointed read more
Leslieanne Barclay, 29, West Sussex
Tippitoes ‘Max Viz’ Stroller

Price: £44.99 (RRP)   Retailers: & Kiddies Kingdom
Rating:  4/5  />

“the back can be adjusted quite a lot so she can recline or sit forward which she likes…read more
Carol Smith, 29, Lincs
Leebruss TakeOff

Price: £159.00 (RRP)  Retailers: Kiddicare &

“I love the fact it weighs just 8.4 kgs, and can be lifted on and off the bus without too much trouble…read more
Jacqui Paterson, 36, London


Rio Plus Jeep Stroller

Price: £159.99 (RRP)   Retailers: Kiddicare & Littlewoods

“I think it should recline a bit more – my seven-month-old looked a bit squashed…read more
Catherine Shipley, 35, Manchester
Silver Cross Halo Pushchair (

Price: £249.00 (RRP)
Retailers:  Mothercare & Toys R Us & John Lewis

“Sturdy, easy to use and fold up, light and so compact…read more
Vicky James, 29, Tunbridge Wells



Graco Logico S HP car seat

Price: £109.99(RRP)  Retailers: Kiddicare & Halfords

I really like this car seat, it doesn’t weigh a lot…read moreAmy Sheridan
Britax First Class

Price: £128.69 (RRP) Retailers: Tesco
Rating:  4/5  />

Brilliant for safety, tricky to fit…read more
Karen Pasquali Jones, 42, London
Concord Ultimax Car Seat 

Price: £199.99 (RRP) Retailers: Kiddicare
Rating:  4/5  />

“offers a high level of protection – which is all you really need…read more
Anastasia Fraser-Robinson, 39, London




Tomy Premier Freestyle All Seasons Baby Carrier 

Price: £54.99 (RRP)  Retailers: Kiddicare &
Rating:  4/5  />

“Not your usual average baby carrier because it includes a rain cover for baby…read more
Angela Larkin, Sheffield


Graco Vivo Travel System 

Price:£249.99(RRP) Retailers: Kiddicare & Bambino Direct
Rating:  4/5  />

very lightweight and easy to manoeuvre…read moreCatherine Shipley, 36

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