Hornby wins 2012 licence

Toy maker Hornby said yesterday that it has won a licence to make a range of toys and collectables for the London 2012 Olympic Games across its Corgi, Hornby, Scalextric and Airfix brands. The company said the 2012 products would include model London taxis and London buses, die-cast figurines, model trains, Airfix models of the Olympic Stadium and Scalextric velodrome sets. The first products will be launched later this year.<br />