SUN'S OUT, WATER GUNS OUT
Get your water pistols in time for the heatwave...
Ok, so the sun might not be out while you are reading this, but you need to get in the gear so you’re ready for that short window of sun that does come our way.
1) BEST WATER GUN FOR THE BUDDING HORRID HENRY
Pow! Blast! Bam! No Moody Margaret is safe from this mega-blaster super soaker, which holds nearly 500mls of water and sends water blasting up to 10.5 metres away. Garden smaller than 10 metres? Blast the neighbours!
Price: £12.75 from The Entertainer
2) BEST WATER GUN FOR THE BUDDING KATNISS EVERDEEN
Is it a bird? Is it a bow? Yes, it’s both of those, and a water gun too. Unleash their inner Hunger Gamer with this archery-inspired Nerf water gun, which can hit targets up to 11.5 metres away.
Price: £12.99 from Toys ‘R’ Us
3) BEST WATER GUN FOR THE BUDDING TIM PEAKE
If your little one is feeling glum now Tim Peake is back on Earth, this water gun should be right in their orbit. They can pop on the back pack and blast water in two different directions at the same time which is pretty out of this world.
Price: £14.99 from SpaceKids
4) BEST WATER GUN FOR THE BUDDING JETSON
This cute, retro mini-water gun is pocket money-friendly and, as more of a water pistol than a water gun, is small enough not to do much damage to garden or ego.
Price, £1.95, from dotcomgiftshop
5) BEST WATER GUN FOR THE BUDDING HE-MAN/SHE-RA
Part-timers are not welcome here, this water gun is for real. It uses air pressure and three different nozzles to get out a load of water and fast. It has the POWER.
Price, £19.49, from Buzz Bee Toys on Amazon
6) BEST WATER GUN FOR THE BUDDING GHOSTBUSTER
These squirt guns mean business. If your kids have these, you know who you’re gonna call when you need to scare something away.
Price: £15.95, from Amazon