As adults it can often be difficult to find the right words to talk to children about events such as this. We want them to understand but not be frightened, but it is important to talk to children about these issues and allow them to ask questions.
The charity Winston’s Wish have produced some good guidance for parents on talking about the attack https://www.winstonswish.org.uk/responding-children-affected-media-coverage-incident-westminster/
There is also come excellent child friendly advice on the Newsround website about what to do if you’re worried about the news; http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/13865002
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