Claire Perry: 'Snoop On Your Child's Texts'

21/01/2013 11:24 GMT | Updated 23/03/2013 09:12 GMT

Parents should insist on seeing their children's texts and internet exchanges, David Cameron's new adviser on childhood urged last night.

Claire Perry said that in a world where youngsters are surrounded by online dangers, parents should challenge the 'bizarre' idea that their children have the right to keep their messages private.