YEP Says: The positive side to social media

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TOO OFTEN we hear about the downside of social media.

But Chris Hope-Smith unleashed the positive side to Twitter, Facebook and the rest with his appeal for famous people to bolster his bullied son with upbeat messages.

It succeeded. Stars from Stormzy to Jason Manford, Tim Peake to Jake Humphrey took time out to send positive messages. Well done to them, and we hope their messages had the desired effect.

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