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Extremism and Radicalisation

A guide for parents. Please click here.

From 1 July 2015 all schools, registered early years childcare providers and registered later years childcare providers (referred to in this advice as"childcare providers‟) are subject to a duty under section 26 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015, in the exercise of their functions, to have “due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism”. This duty is known as the Prevent duty. 

Please click for a copy of the statutory guidance from central government.

The Government have launched a new website - education.against.hate - as part of the drive against extremism.  The site, produced by the Government and charities including the NSPCC and Childnet, offers advice on talking to children about extremism, warning signs that may suggest a child is being radicalised and steps you can take.  Click here to view.

For further information, please click here