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Screaming kids banned at the shops?

Posted by: 2UE | 20 February, 2013 - 8:10 AM
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A Sydney shopping centre has banned screaming kids in response to complaints from frustrated shoppers. Do you agree with the ban? Dicko & Sarah ask if it reflects our growing intolerance of naughty kids.

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Is it a ban on children, or enforcing parents to discipline their offspring when out in public? Jason Morrison on the calls by one shopping centre in Sydney reminding parents to look after their children.

Is it that there are a lot of gutless people unable to stand up to their children? Is it lack of discipline when children scream around other shoppers?


Psychologists say they're not suprised a Sydney shopping centre is banning noisy children - after complaints from customers.

The Dee Why Grand has put up signs telling parents to be considerate of other shoppers - and warning screaming children won't be tolerated.

Child Psychologist Doctor Michael Carr Greg says it reflects a growing trend of "intolerance" towards children.


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Blog comments Your Say

  • They haven't been banned, another dodgey story from our media

    Pete Thursday 21 February, 2013 - 1:41 PM
  • Yep ban the screaming brats from Maccas as well.

    proud infidel Wednesday 20 February, 2013 - 12:01 PM

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