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YouTube remains top online destination for UK children - Ofcom

Tuesday 29 January 2019 | 12:04 CET | News
New research from regulator Ofcom shows that UK children spend just over two hours per day online. Children aged 5-15 now spent around 20 minutes more online in an average day than they do watching TV. 

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