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Screentime rules difficult for parents, says charity

Children spend around nine hours a day looking at screens

The director of a Manx charity believes deciding how much internet access to give to a child can be an impossible task for a parent.

A study recently revealed kids spend an average of nine hours a day looking a at a screen.

Lorna Fairclough from Parent2Parent warns social media can lead to anxiety and bullying.

However, she admits it can be difficult for parents to keep certain age groups offline:

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