Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp have been experiencing issues tonight with tens of thousands of users unable to get into the social media sites.
The reasons are not currently known, with issues arising earlier this evening, but the platforms appear to be back up and running.
An error message on Facebook read: "Sorry, something went wrong. "We're working on getting this fixed as soon as we can." While Instagram said: "Oops, an error occurred." Independent outage monitor Down Detector registeredRead more on mirror.co.uk