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Staying safe online in the summer holidays – advice for parents and carers

Posted on 19 July 2018

Children and young people across the UK are getting ready to have more free time to spend with friends, family as the summer holidays get into full swing.


“What is the big deal about your personal information?”

Posted on 18 July 2018

This blog is for young people, looking at personal information online, the ways in which you may share too much, and what the impact of this can be.

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Young people inspire their parents, teachers, and friends to stay safe online

Posted on 16 July 2018

We caught up with the Digital Leaders from St John Bosco Roman Catholic Primary School to find out how they are inspiring others to behave positively and safely online.

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Charlie joins the Childnet team for work experience

Posted on 16 July 2018

Charlie, a member of the Childnet Youth Advisory Board joined Childnet Last week as part of his work experience placement. He wrote this guest blog about his time on work experience and what he learnt from working with Childnet.


A reintroduction to the IWF - our partners in the UK Safer Internet Centre

Posted on 10 July 2018

The IWF (Internet Watch Foundation), our partner the UK Safer Internet Centre, is a leading organisation removing child sexual abuse imagery from the internet, in this blog they explain more about the work that they do.


“But everyone else is playing it!” – How do I decide if a game is right for my child?

Posted on 06 July 2018

This blog is for parents and carers, giving advice and looking at the ways in which you can decide what games and apps are suitable for your children.

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Announcing the winners of the Childnet Film Competition

Posted on 04 July 2018

Will Gardner, CEO of Childnet, looks at the success of the Childnet Film Competition Finalists’ Event.

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Young people create award winning online safety films!

Posted on 03 July 2018

Today is the Childnet Film Competition Finalists' Event! This event is where we will be celebrating the amazing work of the competition finalists, watching their films on the big screen, and announcing who will take home 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each category.

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How to follow the Childnet Film Competition 2018

Posted on 02 July 2018

Looking at the best ways to keep up to date with the latest Film Competition news at the finalists’ event. 

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Secondary Digital Leaders train a future generation of students

Posted on 29 June 2018

Digital Leaders from Malvern College achieved their ‘Educating Young People’ badge by running training at a local primary school.

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