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Health and safety officials have banned children from being carried in supermarket trolleys because they claim its "unhygienic."

Swiss chain Migros has introduced new rules banning youngsters from being ferried around their shops unless they are in trolley baby seats.

They claim customers had complained that tots standing in the main trolley basket could contaminate food with their shoes or dirty nappies.

Store manager Eve Pfeiffer explained: "People say it is unhygienic and it makes the trolleys dirty."

But one mum told local media: "They're idiots if they they think parents have got time to worry about this.

"What are you supposed to do if you have two children - take two trolleys?"

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