Toys

How the Slinky became a million dollar idea
The Slinky - a favourite Christmas stocking-filler for over 60 years - was never designed to be a toy.
Slime takes over at the toy fair
Toy-makers respond to the popularity of slime videos on YouTube with their own slime kits.
Saved by slime: The French factory at the centre of a craze
Cléopatre near Tours has made sticky glue for nearly 100 years and 18 years ago it almost went under.
Bristol nursery locks toys away for a month
The toys have been replaced toys with cardboard, tins and train tickets in an attempt to encourage play.