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  Pin-ups Thursday 11 October 2001  
Was your bedroom covered from floor to ceiling (and possibly the ceiling as well) with posters of all those heart-throbs you spent your teenage years dreaming about?

If your first true love was a little flat with staple marks on his forehead, you were not alone.
Generations of women started out on the path of true love armed with just a poster.
Ali Sparkes examines this curious rite of passage ...

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