A British theme park has banned all single adults from entering over fears that they could be paedophiles.
Puxton Park’s rules came to light after a 54-year-old grandfather complained after he was refused entry.
Matthew Richards is a bird enthusiast and wanted to visit the falconry display at the park when he was turned away.
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Puxton Park’s Managing Director, Alistair Mead has said Mr Richards’ complaint is the first the park has received since the policy was introduced seven years ago.
The married father-of-three told the Daily Mail: ‘I almost feel discriminated against. I could understand it if it was for the attractions that young children only enjoy, but the falconry is of interest to all.
‘I was frankly amazed. I was told the rule applies to single men, and women, for the protection of children.”
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