[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Thursday, 29 May, 2003, 18:44 GMT 19:44 UK
In pictures: Sindy celebrates 40th
Sindy doll
1 of 6
Sindy celebrates her 40th birthday in an exhibition at the National Trust's Museum of Childhood in Derbyshire.
2 of 6
The famous doll began life in 1963, and the first ever Sindy was a redhead
3 of 6
.... but Sindy changed her hair (as well as her clothes) many times over the years...
Sindy and mirror
4 of 6
... and like many blondes, had more fun
Paul and Sindy
5 of 6
Sindy enjoyed outings with her long term boyfriend Paul (before he was replaced in 1996 by Robbie)
6 of 6
Nowadays, Sindy has slimmed down... to keep up with modern times

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East | South Asia
UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature | Technology | Health
Have Your Say | In Pictures | Week at a Glance | Country Profiles | In Depth | Programmes
Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific