Saints supporting Safer Internet Day

By SFC Media Tue 07 Feb Club
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Southampton Football Club has added its support to a global awareness campaign and is encouraging fans to ‘be the change’ and help make the internet a better place this Safer Internet Day.

On Tuesday 7th February 2017, millions across the UK and globally will be celebrating Safer Internet Day.

Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, the day is a great opportunity to talk to family and friends about the safe, responsible and positive use of technology.

Visit the UK Safer Internet Centre website where you can take the Safer Internet Day quiz, see what’s happening for the day and find out more about what you can do to help your friends and family to stay safe online.

How can you ‘Be the change’ this Safer Internet Day?

This Safer Internet Day the global theme is ‘Be the change: unite for a better internet’ and Saints are calling on fans to get involved. Here are ideas about how you can ‘Be the change’:

1. Help your family and friends to have a positive time online by giving them the information they need to stay safe. See advice at

2. Promote positive messages online, whether this is by backing a cause, helping a friend, reporting abuse or by showing support for your football club!

3. Make the internet a better place by making someone smile online. Post online using #SID2017 and join the #giveasmile social media campaign by sharing a smiley emoji or selfie.

Together we can help make the internet a better place!