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“A love letter to the Argos catalogues of my childhood”

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Kayleigh Dray
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    Why it’s still okay to have a cuddly toy – even as an adult

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Louis Theroux’s childhood love of Enid Blyton books is so relatable

Yes, we too wanted to go to boarding school.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Childhood friends reunite on Twitter, 15 years after they first met

A feel-good tale to brighten up your day

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Anna Brech
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Twitter thread explores how our favourite childhood books impact our personalities

Women are sharing the books they were most obsessed with as kids on social media, and it's magic.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Muppets director finally reveals Miss Piggy’s troubling past

“There was tremendous tension”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sonya Barber
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Your old Polly Pockets could now be worth a fortune

Good news for hoarders everywhere

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Tamagotchi are back to fulfil all of our 90s childhood dreams

For a limited-time only

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Susan Devaney
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8-year-old bug enthusiast defies bullies to co-author scientific paper

Sophia Spencer was mocked for her love of bugs – but she’s now a published expert

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Moya Crockett
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If you loved Polly Pocket then this nostalgic make-up is for you

Children of the 90s gather round…

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Susan Devaney
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Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan reveal gender neutral baby name

“We wish you a life of joy, love and the same hope you give us.”

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Susan Devaney
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“Blue Peter's ratings are plummeting but I will always love it”

Remembering Tracy Island and loo-roll rockets

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Harriet Hall
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