A number of countries have been identified as being the source of vast amounts of spam received by this system. As a consequence mail from the following countries is currently blocked: Afganistan, Albania, Angola, Azerbaijan, Brazil, Chile, China, Korea, Japan, Mexico, Philippines, Poland, Russian Federation, Taiwan, Thailand.

If you need to receive emails from a particular address or domain in one of these countries, please email support@schools.bedfordshire.gov.uk so that the filter can be adjusted as required.

This system uses very strict automatic content filtering, so please avoid the use of bad language as it will result in email being delayed or deleted.