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If you are a journalist sensitive to the challenges of reporting about Online Safety issues, welcome to our site! We work tirelessly to ensure that not only children are safer whilst online but also their parents and those working with them, where ever they are.  Please help us to raise awareness. 

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POSH wins Digital Safety Award!

We are delighted to announce that our Professionals Online Safety Helpline has won an Internet Matters Digital Safe...

26 May 2016

SWGfL partners with Friendly WiFi

Friendly WiFi, the Public WiFi accreditation scheme is pleased to announce a new partnership with SWGfL to pr...

22 April 2016

Extreme measures

David Wright explores the dangers to children’s wellbeing posed by political extremists on social media and o...

22 June 2015

SWGfL and BT launch Education Cloud Services

South West Grid for Learning (SWGfL) has selected BT to help transform the use of technology in schools. BT will de...

2 December 2014

Save Up To 70% On Sophos Security Products

Fantastic deals for Sophos’ latest security suites, Adobe Enterprise Term Licensing Agreement and Microsoft S...

16 December 2013

Many Schools Still Lack A Basic Capability To Manage Childrens Data...

South West Grid for Learning together with partners IKeepSafe Coalition, are marking Data Privacy Day 2012 by publi...

26 January 2012

Research Into Internet Addiction Shows Clear Symptoms and Effects

A new internet addiction study shows how brain imaging can demonstrate that people with internet addiction share th...

9 December 2011

The Online Abuse of Professionals

Research Report from the UK Safer Internet Centre - Professor Andy Phippen, University of Plymouth......

5 August 2011

Conference attendees raise money for IT in African

Following the bucket collections held at the conferences in Bristol and Torquay during July, over £280 has be...

27 July 2010

Legal Statement Regarding Sparklebox

Important statement regarding a court case brought against the owner of Sparklebox...

13 January 2010