Is Snapchat down? Why parts of app are not working for UK users today

Snapchat's Twitter handle @SnapchatSupport tells users to "hang tight"

Snapchat’s Twitter handle @SnapchatSupport tells users to “hang tight”. (Pic: Shutterstock)

Snapchat has stopped working for thousands of users in the UK and across the world.

The app is preventing users from accessing the app or sending snaps today (13 October 2021).

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Here’s what’s being said online across other social media platforms and Snapchat’s response.

What are Snapchat users saying?

Snapchat users flooded Twitter to see if others were experiencing the same problems using the app.

One said: “Typing ‘Snapchat down’ in the Twitter search bar to confirm it’s not your wifi that’s playing up but snap is just down, AGAIN”

Another commented: “Is Snapchat not working for everyone or is it just me?”

What has Snapchat said?

The news many users didn't want to hear was confirmed by Snapchat Support on Twitter.

A post read: "We’re aware that some Snapchatters are having issues using the app right now - hang tight, we’re looking into it!"

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