Starting now, if a parent spanks a disobedient child that action could result in a criminal record in one country.
And it applies to anyone who has responsibility for a child, such as a relative or caretaker when the parent is absent.
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And it applies to visitors – and their children – too.
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The new law has been implemented in Wales, which followed Scotland in deciding that no corporal punishment on a child is legal, ever.