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Dangerous counterfeit toys seized in Strangeways

12 September 2017

Counterfeit dolls of characters from the Disney film Frozen, Minions yoyos, and Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants jigsaws were among the items recovered from a single wholesaler in the Strangeways area of Manchester. Some were toxic, while others could have posed a chocking hazard. They all came from Import Export Wholesale Poundline Plus Limited.


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