Bricks McGee's LEGO blog
A selection of inspiration for LEGO fans of all ages, plus our popular annual LEGO fan event lists.
An interview with LEGO fan Paul, aka Paul / Lego Pan Brickworx, covering his LEGO hobby and brilliant Jaws-themed model on LEGO Ideas.
Our annual list of LEGO events and shows in the UK is back for 2021. Listings for LEGO shows in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland for 2021.
There are plenty of independent shops hidden around the UK which sell LEGO sets – here’s our list of them for your perusal.
As we’re nearing the end of the year, we take a look back through our most popular LEGO activities in 2020.
Looking for ideas for activities for Christmas and the winter break? Check out our LEGO Christmas workshop ideas.
We tuned in to a virtual talk from Paul Ramchandani, LEGO® Professor of Play at Cambridge University. Professor Ramchandani spoke on how play influences a positive life outcome.
In place our the physical LEGO show for Shildon Brick Show this November 2020, Brick Alley will host a small virtual event with Locomotion, our host venue.
Locomotion has released a day of free LEGO workshops during October half term for eager builders.
In our regular LEGO fan interview feature, Bricks McGee speaks to Jorge Moreno, a South American AFOL and author of a rather nifty book on LEGO Technic – LEGO Engineering Fundamentals.
We talk to LEGO builder James Pegrum, part of the brilliant Brick To The Past collaborative, as part of our AFOL interview series.
A review of the Brick Train Awards 2020 from organiser and judge Richard, aka Bricks McGee. A look at some of my favourite LEGO train models from this year’s awards.
Our team-building experts share our tips for engaging activities using LEGO bricks during Zoom conference calls.