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How British Was Your '90s Childhood?

Did you dream of being on Stars In Their Eyes?

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  1. Tick off all the things you did
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    Watched Art Attack after school.
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    Watched SM:TV on Saturday Mornings.
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    Look forward to Stars In Their Eyes on Saturday nights.
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    Wore jelly shoes.
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    Wore dungarees.
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    Was thrilled by Gladiators.
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    Collected Pogs as if your life depended on it.
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    Fancied Andi Peters.
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    Owned an Ed the Duck puppet.
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    Wore Fisher Price skates over your shoes.
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    Begged to stay up and watch Crystal Maze.
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    Got Pick 'n' Mix from Woolworths.
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    Complained when you had to buy sensible school shoes from Clarks.
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    And feel very uncomfortable when you had to do that little walk to test them out in the shop.
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    Did a weird little Irish dance when B*Witched's "C'est la vie" was on.
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    Felt a huge sense of accomplishment when you got good at Snake.
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    Ate Hubba Bubba bubble gum.
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    Knew all the words to Aqua's "Barbie Girl".
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    Moaned when someone wanted to use the phone so you couldn't play on the computer.
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    Were scared of Mr Blobby.
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    Felt like a criminal going to buy any sweets from the corner shop without your parents knowing.
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    Played Minesweeper on the computer when you were bored.
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    Got very good at Solitaire on the computer.
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    Asked for an inflatable chair for your birthday.
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    Knew all the words to the Spice Girls' "Wannabe".
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    Spent hours colouring in velvet art.
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    Circled everything you wanted for Christmas in the Argos catalogue.
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    Sang along to the Bodger and Badger theme tune.
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    And the Chucklevision one.
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    Felt really grown up watching Byker Grove.
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    Wanted to go on Fun House with Pat Sharp.
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    Wished you could own The Queen's Nose.
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    Sat by the window to try get enough light to play on your Game Boy when you were supposed to be in bed.
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    Tried to make anything off of Blue Peter or Art Attack and failed completely.
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    Tried to earn a Blue Peter badge.
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    Bought Sugar magazine with your pocket money.
 
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