French Mayor introduces law ordering people to say "hello" and "thank you" when they visit the town hall

'Au revoir' to bad manners: Mayor introduces law ordering people to say 'hello' and 'thank you' when they visit the town hallMayor Gerard Ple introduced the regulation requiring all visitors to the town hall in Lhraule, north of Paris, to be polite after a resident was rudeRule is aimed at 'the eternally dissatisfied, the rancorous and any other grumpy people' | UPDATED: 10:33 GMT, 3 December 2012 A town mayor became so fed up with residents' bad manners he has introduced new rules forcing them to be polite. Mayor Gerard Ple brought in regulations requiring all visitors to speak politely to staff at the town hall in Lhraule, situated a little north of Paris. And if anyone forgets their Ps and Qs or fails to say 'thank you' they will promptly be told to leave.