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Cyberbullying is on the increase
Cyberbullying is on the increase

Throughout 2014 BullyingUK is marking its 15th anniversary.

BullyingUK, part of the charity Family Lives, recently saw calls relating to cyberbullying increase by 77 per cent over a 12-month period.

In an online survey, we found that 43.5 per cent of respondents aged between 11 and 16 had been bullied via social networks.

Fifty-one per cent felt that blocking the bully from further contact or communication was a vital tool.

To visit the survey visit www.bullying.co.uk and click on ‘surveys’.

Jeremy Todd

Chief executive

Family Lives