Little Miss Inventor celebrates International Women's Day

by TnP Staff
Published: 8 March 2018, 10:10
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Mr Men Little Miss launches new character to coincide with global celebration of women


Mr Men Little Miss has today launched its new character Little Miss Inventor, coinciding with International Women's Day.

To support the launch of the new Mr. Men Little Miss character Little Miss Inventor, licensing company Sanrio are hosting an interactive event at the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry.

Running in conjunction with the event is a national competition encouraging kids to submit inventions to help Mr. Bump. The winner will be featured in the next Mr. Men Little Miss book. Competition entries have been unprecedented with over 700 hand drawn inventions submitted by genius kids from across the UK. The winner of the Little Miss Inventor competition will be officially announced at the launch in Manchester on the 24 of March.

Alastair McHarrie, Licensing Director at Sanrio said, “I always enjoy seeing how people respond to a brand-new character. We know how excited our fans will be to meet Little Miss Inventor and the incredible amount of entries to our competition is testament to this. The event launch will be a perfect way inspire children to get into inventing and science”

Five shortlisted entries will also have their invention showcased at the launch. The big day will have an interactive exhibition for children, a timeline of great inventions throughout history, storytelling and inspiring talks from the world of invention, science and technology.