Pupils get lessons in staying safe

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Students have been given lessons in staying safe.

Year 9 and 10 pupils at Bedlington Community High School took part in three Safetyworks sessions with Northumbria Police.

Topics included drugs awareness training, sexting, sexual exploitation and grooming.

As a results of the workshops the students checked their Facebook security settings.

A school spokesmansaid: “Students feel more informed on how to keep themselves safe on the internet and the consequences of sending inappropriate images.”