Young ignore ‘social media age limit’

More than three-quarters of children aged 10 to 12 in the UK have social media accounts, even though they are below the age limit, a survey suggests.  The study, marking this year’s Safer Internet Day, also suggests more than one in five has faced online bullying. The global event encourages “safe and responsible” use of the[…]

Internet safety plea over death of Tallulah Wilson

A coroner has urged the government to take action over web safety after a 15-year-old girl took her own life, warning of a risk of future deaths. In January St Pancras Coroner’s Court heard that Tallulah Wilson, of West Hampstead, died having posted self-harm images on networking site Tumblr. In a report, the coroner made recommendations[…]