Young Inventor Facts

Boy, 5, becomes UK’s youngest inventor

A five-year-old boy has become Britain’s youngest inventor after a simple broom design was patented in his name.

 

Derbyshire youngster Sam Houghton watched his father using two different types of broom to sweep up the leaves in his Buxton garden and came up with the stunningly straightforward idea – put them together.

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