With the warm weather getting closer, here’s our pick of products and ways to get the kids outside and enjoying the outdoors this summer.

Great for boosting physical development and aiding imaginative adventures, this fun set is the perfect way to encourage hours of active play in the garden.

Little Tikes Clubhouse Swing Set, £311.99 from Early Learning Centre.

A sun hat is an extremely important part of sun safety and UV rays can be even more harmful to young children and their tender skin. Choose one they’ll love to sport, such as this cool pink style.

Straw Hat, £4.99 from H&M.

Protect your little ones whilst they’re having fun in the sun with a high factor sun cream. It offers immediate protection against sun exposure preventing skin damage. Plus it’s extra water-resistant too!

Protect & Moisture Kids Colour SPF 50+, £14.00 from M&S.

For hours of family fun, then look no further than this garden game of Japlonk. This game of skill and strategy will get everyone smiling and it can be played inside as well as out. Traditional Garden Games

Japlonk, £35.99 from Argos.

We’re yet to meet a little one who doesn’t love a good bounce and this colourful inflatable bouncy castle really is as much fun as it looks. Suitable for children aged eighteen months to 4 years, it can be your garden staple for years to come.

Little Tikes My First Bouncer, £99.99 from Toys R Us.

They’ve got their cream on and a hat to shield their head, but don’t forget about their eyes! These stylish sunnies provide 100% UV protection and even come with their own pouch.

Children's Classic Aviator Sunglasses, £7.00 from John Lewis.