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Published:September 14th, 2009 19:22 EST
Toy Boat Ban -- Scares Fish?

Toy Boat Ban -- Scares Fish?

By Rob Roy

Security guards ban boy, 9, from sailing toy boat on pond because it `frightens the fish`

Security guards reduced a nine-year-old boy to tears after banning him from sailing his toy boat on a pond because it `frightens the fish`.

Noah Bailey was distraught after staff at Chiswick Business Park, in west London, stopped him playing with his model of the German battleship Bismarck. [snip]

`It`s just nonsense. How can it frighten the fish? It has only got a tiny electric engine. It gets overtaken by the ducks!` [snip]