Thanks to traditional and social media, an error in one document can echo outwards.

This article looks at how the erroneous claim that “4 in 10 dads will not see their children on Fathers’ Day” spread, and its corrections.

‘4 in 10 Fathers’

ComRes interviewed 2,082 British adults and 1,015 British fathers via an internet panel, between 29th May and 9th June 2019. The survey was commissioned by the campaign group Fathers4Justice, focusing on experiences and attitudes relating to fatherhood.