21/12/2012 14:04 GMT | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Pipe Down! Noisy Toys Take Just Seven Minutes To Annoy Parents

Pipe down! Noisy toys take just seven minutes to annoy parents Alamy

There is no amount of festive cheer that a noisy, musical toy unwrapped on Christmas Day will not squash.

But it's not just us at Parentdish being Bah! Humbug! - 72 of us get annoyed if relatives give our children noisy toys as presents (we thought that figure would be a lot higher...), and over half of us (54VIRTUAL-Gallery-136269%