The toy firm has been hailed for the move having been criticised in the past for its lack of diversity in its figures.Read the full story ›
Artist Ai Weiwei says he will try and use Lego donations from supporters after the Danish toymaker refused his order on political grounds.Read the full story ›
University is considering an offer of funding from the Lego foundation for a new professorship of play and education.Read the full story ›
As the crowds gather outside the Lindo wing Lego has imagined what we might see when Kate emerges with the newest royal baby boy or girl.Read the full story ›
Do want to build a snowman? Children's letters to Santa reveal the top ten toys to have this festive season.Read the full story ›
The Tower of London's Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red installation has been recreated in Lego for Armistice Day.
Nick Sweetman created the small version out of the toy, calling his version We Will Remember Them. He says he has been "amazed and overwhelmed by the response" he has had to the miniature version.
Lego has become the world's top-selling toy maker buoyed by a boost in sales following the success of The Lego Movie.Read the full story ›
Akihiro Mizuuchi has merged two of perhaps the greatest things on Earth, chocolate and Lego, to create edible teddy bear-like models.Read the full story ›
An all female set released by Lego has sold out after the firm responded to a letter from a seven-year-old girl who wrote to complain about the lack of women.
In January, Charlotte Benjamin wrote a letter to the Danish firm saying she was unhappy that male figures outnumbered female ones.
I want you to make more Lego girl people and let me go on adventures and have fun - ok!?!
The new set sells in the US for $19.99 (£11.85) and comes with three women scientists, including a paleontologist, chemist and astronomer.
Ellen DeGeneres' now famous Oscars selfie generated 3,250,761 retweets, but it has now been recreated by Master LEGO artist 'Ochre Jelly', AKA Iain Heath.
Ellen had also told everyone to retweet her Oscars selfie, but Iain told ITV News: "I thought she said 'rebuild' it ...in LEGO!"
He said: "I started building the morning after the Oscars, and after a roughly 12 hour stint, it was finished."