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Helpful information if your child has Snapchat

Dear Parents,

Last week Snapchat released a new feature called Snapmap, which allows all friends/contacts to see your exact location.  Police and children’s charities have expressed concern about this; the links below may be helpful for you to discuss this new feature with your child and go through how to disable it:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-40382876

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2017/06/23/police-issue-child-safety-warning-snapchat-maps-update-reveals/

Also, the following link is from the NSPCC about Snapchat:

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/networks/snapchat/