Alicia Goad
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Anti-grooming app launched by Leigh mother

A mother whose son was approached by strangers online when he was playing games has designed an app that safeguards children.

Children can only be contacted by other children they know and the technology is being piloted at Christ Church Primary School in Leigh, Greater Manchester.

Alicia Coad, who designed the app, explained to BBC North West Tonight's Dave Guest how it works.

  • 24 Mar 2016