Stay calm, but YouTube is suffering a worldwide outage

Online video website YouTube is suffering widespread technical issues, affecting users all around the globe.

Hundreds of people have taken to social media to vent their frustration at not being able to watch YouTube videos.

The website appears to be working fine, however once you click play on a clip it becomes stuck in a loading loop.


The video giant, owned by Google, has confirmed they’re working to fix the issue.

“If you’re having trouble watching videos on YouTube right now, you’re not alone – our team is aware of the issue and working on a fix,” the company said.

“We’ll follow up here with any updates.”