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Secret apps - Making sure your child uses mobile apps safely

Thursday 23 May 2019 / Parenting Tips, Online, Safety
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We share some tips on safely identifying and dealing with suspicious mobile apps your child may come across.

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A Guide on Gifting Consoles and Games

Monday 03 December 2018 / Parenting Tips, Safety, Online
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Tips to keep your child safe when purchasing games and consoles this gifting season.

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Bonfire Night Safety Tips

Thursday 01 November 2018 / Safety
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We have some safety tips to ensure that your children get the most out of this colourful celebration.

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See our tips on staying safe during the Halloween period

Wednesday 24 October 2018 / Safety
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Halloween can be a fun time for some kids, but there can be some hazards that are easy to avoid if we are careful.

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How much do you know about the age restrictions on video games?

Monday 13 August 2018 / Online, Safety, Parenting Tips, Activities
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The video game industry is an ever growing business, but how much do you know about the logos and the age restrictions?

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