The first City Advent calendar appeared in 2005, so this year's is the 15th. It must be a daunting task for the designer of the set to come up with new ideas every year, given there has been a total of around three hundred mini-models in previous ones.
So, will this one contain toilet roll flingers and fireplaces, as usual, or will we see some innovation?
Let's get door one opened to find out...
The first model is a mini ride-on snowplough* that doesn't look to be too practical given the plough is narrower than the rest of the vehicle.
Nevertheless, with four 12t gears used for its wheels it's a good parts pack for Technic builders.
So, not a bad start, then: a decent-sized model and some useful parts.
* yes, that is how it's spelled