Facebook and Instagram go down for second time this week for thousands

It’s the second time in a week that users have been unable to log on to Facebook or Instagram (Picture: AP)

Tens of thousands of people across the UK have been struggling to log on to Facebook and Instagram after another reported outage.

People across the UK have been complaining of connectivity issues on Downdetector, a website tracking internet outages.

Out of people reporting issues, 60% said there was an issue with the Instagram app, while 23% said there was a server connection problem and 17% couldn’t refresh their feeds.

Meanwhile 44% said they couldn’t use the Facebook app, while the same percentage couldn’t access the website properly and 12% said servers weren’t working.

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