Don't smoke at paddling pool

SIR - As we know, smoking is currently banned in public places. I m wondering if anyone else agrees that this should also apply to the paddling pool area in Victoria Park, Bideford. I often visit the pool here, but am becoming increasingly fed up with th

SIR - As we know, smoking is currently banned in public places. I'm wondering if anyone else agrees that this should also apply to the paddling pool area in Victoria Park, Bideford.

I often visit the pool here, but am becoming increasingly fed up with the number of smokers in this area which is supposedly for children.

I have also often noticed adults smoking in the children's playground, too. I would like to see some visible No Smoking signs within these areas.

It's not too much to ask - yes they are outdoor areas, but surely our children shouldn't be subjected to the sight and smell of this horrid habit in areas specifically designated as their play areas.


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