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Houseparty with your friends

As local pubs and social gathering have been stopped in Andover people are finding new ways to interact with their friends. The Houseparty app is growing in popularity as the world distances due to the Coronavirus.

Houseparty is a social networking service that enables group video chatting through mobile and desktop apps , and its free to download and use. No child under 13 should use this app. If your child is using Houseparty, be sure to discuss who they are communicating with and the potential dangers associated with video-chat apps.

Launched in September 2016, Houseparty has focused on enabling what it calls “shared experiences”, offering in-app games such as trivia or screen-sharing services that allow friends to go on dating apps or watch TV programmes together. Users spend an hour on average in the app.

So why not download the app to your phone or PC, and carry on partying with your friends.