THIS IS NOW BEING CONSIDERED AS A MALICIOUS HOAX. Please do not spread panic.
We have been alerted by a concerned parent about the ‘Momo Challenge’, which started on WhatsApp. It has been suggested (via some internet sites) that this may now have spread to other gaming/social media platforms such is Roblox and Kids YouTube. The content of the ‘Momo Challenge’ is particularly distressing.
If you wish to find out more about the ‘Momo Challenge’ please listen to the following clip from BBC Sounds (which was published in August 2018) https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p06hn7fh
If you have concerns about online safety then we recommend that you visit the following websites: