Whatsapp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger down across UK

Messaging apps Whatsapp and Facebook Messenger and social media site Instagram are all down in the UK.

According to website Downdetector, all three of the popular apps are currently not working.

The website allows people to register when they have issues with various services.

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89% of people have reported connection problems with Whatsapp, 77% have reported their Instagram newsfeed won’t load and 79% of people can’t receive messages through Facebook messenger.

Whatsapp, Instagram and FB messenger is down.

WhatsApp is now trending on twitter, along with FB and Instagram.

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