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Barney & Friends was an inane PBS children’s television show about a stuffed purple dinosaur who grows and comes to life. The series quickly developed a…

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Bayko was the invention of British engineer Charles Plimpton who patented it in 1933. Originally called ‘Bayko Light Construction Sets’, the name ‘Bayko Light’ was…

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Anxious to repeat the success of their comic, The Dandy, Scottish publishing house DC Thomson introduced The Beano just 35 weeks later in July 1938. It was practically a…

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The Beezer was published by DC Thomson between 21 January 1956 and 21 August 1993 (when it unofficially ‘merged’ with The Beano). Regular strips included: Baby Crockett…

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