This is sad

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A Santa Claus will have a Webcam in his grotto to overcome parents' concerns after a number of high-profile pedophile cases in Britain in the past few years.


The St. Elli shopping center in Llanelli, south Wales, said children taking part in the traditional Christmas ritual of telling Santa their gift wishes would also sit beside him rather than on his knee.

"It's a sad sign of the times," St. Elli manager Gilmour Jones was quoted as saying by the Guardian newspaper on Friday.



"But I'm afraid that it was either this or not having Santa's grotto at all."


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