Any parent seen tapping on a PDA will have it confiscated by special wardens at Alton Towers.Link (Thanks, Unusual Suspect!)
The resort, which boasts 2.5 million visitors each year, has imposed the rule for next week’s May half-term.
If successful, it could be introduced permanently.
Russell Barnes, a director of the Staffordshire attraction, said: “It’s important for parents and kids to focus on nothing more than having the best possible time.”
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