Parents sent warning over pupils ‘playing' Squid Game at school
The Guardian|October 18, 2021
A council in the south of England has advised parents not to let their children watch the Netflix show Squid Game after reports that children as young as six were copying its violent challenges.
Helen Pidd

The education safeguarding team from Central Bedfordshire council sent an email to parents and guardians in the district urging them to “be vigilant after hearing reports that children and young people are copying games and violence from hit new Netflix series Squid Game, which is rated 15 ”.

In the programme indebted contestants play games for cash but are shot dead if they fail.

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