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Nick - Web Team Nick - Web Team | 08:58 UK time, Friday, 2 March 2007

Organisers of Llangollen's annual bunny hop race - where kids and adults compete in daft hopping races - have had to cancel this year due to the risk of prosecution from competitors who take a tumble.

Says Judith Dodd from Llangollen Enterprise: "We’ve really had to take this decision because of the litigious nature that has been seeping into our society. A hop, skip and a stumble could simply be more trouble than it’s worth."

And so our kids have to miss out on a bit of harmless fun. Does it seem fair?

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