Whether you’re jumping on the 5B bus or heading off on your hols, you’ll want a nice, lightweight set of wheels for maximum nippiness and minimum hassle. Here’s our favourite five.
1. Kiddicare Loco Stroller – Cherry Pop, 5.6kg, £29.99
“Great value, good looks and all-round performance come together in one fab little package. Our own-brand Loco is new for 2014 and already a big hit with parents. Snap up the co-ordinating Accessory Pack comprising bag, hood and raincover and you have a no-nonsense set of wheels that’s great for holidays or stashing in the boot.” Also available in Little Pilot. Suitable from 6 months.
2. Joie Nitro 7.6kg, £90
“Complete with raincover, this is a great value package combining a lightweight yet sturdy chassis with lockable front swivel wheels and ergonomico foam handles. A comfy ride for parent and passenger alike.”
3.Uppababy G-Luxe Stroller 6.1kg, £194.99
“Truly feature-packed, the G-Luxe is one of the lightest full-size reclining strollers in the world. Stainguard finish, SPF50 sun canopy, elevated frame (no more toe stubs!) and a raincover, you’re all set to go. It’s even got a cup holder!”
4. OBaby Atlas V2 Vintage Stroller – Cottage Rose 6.6kg, £107.99
The much-loved Atlas gets a feature-packed upgrade in the shape of the award-winning Atlas V2. Ultra light aluminium chassis, wider seat, improved anti-trap hinge, easy fold lock and larger hood for enhanced coverage. Plus a totally fabulous print. Love it.
5. Quinny Yezz Stroller 5kg £150
“Super-light, super-strong, super-stylish and super-nippy… Yezz has got it all going on.”