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Study finds half a million children are unhappy

Half a million children across the UK are unhappy with their lives, according to a study from The Children's Society.

It says children who have low levels of happiness are much less likely to enjoy being at home with their family, feel safe when with their friends, like the way they look and feel positive about their future.

Louise Hubball reports.

  • 12 Jan 2012