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PEGI now the age rating system for video games in the UK

02 August 2012

New rules have come into force meaning that it will be illegal for retailers to sell video games rated 12, 16 or 18 to anyone under that age. These new rules are part of a transformation in video game regulation, with a simplified ratings system which is now in effect.


It's all about the Games

30 July 2012

This summer, the UK is alive with Games fever.

But much has changed since the chariot-racing origins of the Games nearly 3,000 years ago, and when asked what games they play, young people are more likely to refer to online and console games...

New Research Highlights from the UKCCIS Evidence group about excessive social networking and cyberbullying

25 July 2012

Today sees the launch of three new Research Highlights from the UKCCIS Evidence Group summarising recent research from Nottingham Trent University about excessive social networking and from Beatbullying about cyberbullying from both a teacher and pupil perspective....

Anti Bullying Alliance National Conference

20 July 2012

A nti- B ullying A lliance National Conference - Tackling Bullying: Ten Years On

Tickets are now available for the ABA National conference which will take place on the 4th October at the Hallam Centre in London. The conference will celebrate 10 years working as...

Childnet Film Competition 2012

13 July 2012

Childnet are delighted to announce the winners of our Film Competition!

On July 9th 2012 we invited 6 schools to join us at our Film Competition finalist event. This year we experienced more entries then ever before at an incredibly high...