Added on 16-Mar-2008
n 1958 Ole Kirk Christiansen, founder of the LEGO Group, patented the Lego brick in Copenhagen. Half a century on and Lego is still going strong.
We asked readers of the Mirror to send in pictures of creations they’d made from Lego - check out the top five in the gallery below, including the winning tribute to Queen's Freddie Mercury from 38-year-old online trader Craig Stevens. Then take a look at some other Lego creations we’ve found on the web.