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walesonline
Cardiff is no longer Wales' top university, says top league tableSwansea University has been ranked the best in Wales for the first time in a ne
Cardiff is no longer Wales' top university, says top league table
walesonline / Posted 8 hours ago
Swansea University has been ranked the best in Wales for the first time in a new league table of higher education institutions. Despite dropping three places to 44th in the UK, Swansea is the top in Wales by virtue of Cardiff’s sharp slide to 46th –... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Tackling 'pushy parents': Pony Club and NSPCC team upto raise awareness of the positive role a parent has in helping a child reach t
Tackling 'pushy parents': Pony Club and NSPCC team up
Horse and Hound / Posted 3 days ago
to raise awareness of the positive role a parent has in helping a child reach their full potential.” Dr Camilla Knight, of Swansea University, studies parental involvement in sport. She said “over-involved” or “pushy” parents are leading to some... Read more
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walesonline
New report claims the EU needs us for jobs more than we need themfreedom to trade without unrestricted freedom of movement is the clear best sol
New report claims the EU needs us for jobs more than we need them
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
freedom to trade without unrestricted freedom of movement is the clear best solution, for us, and for them.” However, Swansea University economist John Ball is concerned a new era of trade barriers could emerge with devastating economic... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Newlywed wife testifies against teacher husband after he confesses to sex with 17-old pupilShore has the right of appeal to the High Court within 28 days." After the hea
Newlywed wife testifies against teacher husband after he confesses to sex with 17-old pupil
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Shore has the right of appeal to the High Court within 28 days." After the hearing, his brother Adam Shore, a lecturer at Swansea University, said: "I believe he was last in the Middle East and has cut off links with people in the United Kingdom.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Newlywed discovered teacher husband had sex with female pupil at their homeShore has the right of appeal to the High Court within 28 days." After the hea
Newlywed discovered teacher husband had sex with female pupil at their home
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Shore has the right of appeal to the High Court within 28 days." After the hearing, his brother Adam Shore, a lecturer at Swansea University, said: "I believe he was last in the Middle East and has cut off links with people in the United... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How eating junk food increases cancer riskof cancer than vegetarians because of the damaging impact junk food has on bloo
How eating junk food increases cancer risk
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
of cancer than vegetarians because of the damaging impact junk food has on blood cells, say scientists. Researchers from Swansea University in Wales found that people who don't eat enough antioxidants - which are found in fresh foods - produce... Read more
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iafrica.com
More antidepressants given to kidsA study has found that a number of children being prescribed antidepressant dru
More antidepressants given to kids
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
A study has found that a number of children being prescribed antidepressant drugs has increased by 28% in a decade. The Swansea University study looked at 360,000 Welsh children aged six to 18 between 2003 and 2013. The study further found that... Read more
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PhysOrg
This new fingerprint technique could revolutionise the way we solve gun crimewhich can all but obliterate latent finger marks. Solving the mystery Followi
This new fingerprint technique could revolutionise the way we solve gun crime
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
which can all but obliterate latent finger marks. Solving the mystery Following a serendipitous finding by researchers at Swansea University that rubbing a metal surface with a tissue does not necessarily remove the finger mark ridge minutiae, we... Read more
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International Business Times
Junk food damages red blood cells, say scientistswhich has until now relied on a patient's honesty. Dr Hasan Haboubi, a gastroe
Junk food damages red blood cells, say scientists
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
which has until now relied on a patient's honesty. Dr Hasan Haboubi, a gastroenterologist and cancer researcher at Swansea University, said: "We have found that life­style, and especially diet, is intimately linked to the health of our... Read more
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redOrbit
Elderly drivers aren't dangerous, study findswheel is a myth, according to new research presented this week at the British S
Elderly drivers aren't dangerous, study finds
redOrbit / Posted 17 days ago
wheel is a myth, according to new research presented this week at the British Science Festival by a team of scientists from Swansea University in Wales. In fact, drivers over the age of 70 are actually involved in roughly four times fewer motor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Genetic tests for sporting ability are 'snake oil', claims scientisttheir genes, are no better than snake oil, an academic has claimed. Professor
Genetic tests for sporting ability are 'snake oil', claims scientist
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
their genes, are no better than snake oil, an academic has claimed. Professor Mike McNamee, an expert in medical ethics at Swansea University, said: 'Genetics is a word that has a magic buzz to it. A growing number of DNA testing firms (stock... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Paedophiles groom kids in 20 minutesonline activities after a study has found paedophiles can groom children in les
Paedophiles groom kids in 20 minutes
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
online activities after a study has found paedophiles can groom children in less than 20 minutes. Researchers at Swansea University looked at the language that groomers use in chatrooms and on social media — and said the results were... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Chris named captain at Hornetsof the Colts Cup, losing in the final to Bedford Blues. Chris moved on to deve
Chris named captain at Hornets
Weston Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
of the Colts Cup, losing in the final to Bedford Blues. Chris moved on to develop his rugby at Filton College and then Swansea University. After that he gained further experience by playing senior rugby in Wales and in France before being one... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain has world's lowest breastfeeding rates because young mothers are pressured to 'get their lives back', expert saysare put under pressure to “get their lives back” after having children, accordi
Britain has world's lowest breastfeeding rates because young mothers are pressured to 'get their lives back', expert says
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
are put under pressure to “get their lives back” after having children, according to a leading public health academic. Swansea University professor Amy Brown said breastfeeding can become “overwhelming” for new mothers, who have to deal with... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
birminghammail / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Do you monitor what your child looks at online? « Shropshire StarResearchers at Swansea University looked at the language groomers use in chatro
Do you monitor what your child looks at online? « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 17 days ago
Researchers at Swansea University looked at the language groomers use in chatrooms and on social media - and said the results were worrying. Academics found that paedophiles do not always pose as children and use "highly skilled" techniques to... Read more
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chroniclelive
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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iol.co.za
Children given antidepressants up 28% in decadethe number of children calling its helpline who were considering suicide has do
Children given antidepressants up 28% in decade
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
the number of children calling its helpline who were considering suicide has doubled in the past five years. The study, by Swansea University, looked at 360,000 Welsh children aged six to 18 between 2003 and 2013 and found that prescriptions for... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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walesonline
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The latest news from Britain and around the worldpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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The News and Star
Boosting breastfeeding rates 'could save NHS £40m a year'public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
Boosting breastfeeding rates 'could save NHS £40m a year'
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children with... Read more
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New York Post
Online pedophiles can seduce your kids in under 20 minutesalso admitted they were adults, dispelling the popular belief they always prete
Online pedophiles can seduce your kids in under 20 minutes
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
also admitted they were adults, dispelling the popular belief they always pretend to be children. Dr. Cristina Izura from Swansea University in Wales said groomers were skilled communicators who use a range of strategies, including seemingly... Read more
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express
Does swearing make you feel BETTER? These scientists are hoping to find the answerSwansea, Glamorgan, to examine whether swearing can help get rid of negative fe
Does swearing make you feel BETTER? These scientists are hoping to find the answer
express / Posted 18 days ago
Swansea, Glamorgan, to examine whether swearing can help get rid of negative feelings, and other reasons why people do it. Swansea University social psychologist Dr Gabriela Jiga-Boy said expletives are present in most cultures with most taboo... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Breastfeeding could save the NHS tens of millions every yearSwansea University professor Amy Brown said: "Breastfeeding should be normal be
Breastfeeding could save the NHS tens of millions every year
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
Swansea University professor Amy Brown said: "Breastfeeding should be normal behaviour. "However, in this country it sparks high levels of debate in the press and online - much of which can be highly critical of breastfeeding or examples of when a... Read more
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Gazette
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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guardian-series
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
guardian-series / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Harrow Times
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Harrow Times / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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This is West Country
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
This is West Country / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Gazette News
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Gazette News / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Bolton News
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Bolton News / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Kingston Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Oxford Mail
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Bury Times
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
Bury Times / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professorpublic health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has t
NHS could save £40m per year through rise in breastfeeding rates, says professor
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
public health academic has claimed. According to recent figures, Britain has the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world. Swansea University professor Amy Brown says a growing number of British parents are choosing to feed their children on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Now YOU can live in famous 'Hitler house'innocuous “Hitler House”, as it has been cruelly dubbed, in Swansea is owned by
Now YOU can live in famous 'Hitler house'
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
innocuous “Hitler House”, as it has been cruelly dubbed, in Swansea is owned by Clive Davies, 70, who worked in IT at Swansea University before he retired. "The house has been in my family all my life. The so-called Hitler House is actually... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
The latest news from Britain and around the worldchildren's online activities after a study found paedophiles can groom children
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 18 days ago
children's online activities after a study found paedophiles can groom children in less than 20 minutes. Researchers at Swansea University looked at the language groomers use in chatrooms and on social media - and said the results were... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Online paedophiles can groom a child in less than 20 minutes, study findsthey want at worrying speed. In contrast to popular belief that paedophiles al
Online paedophiles can groom a child in less than 20 minutes, study finds
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
they want at worrying speed. In contrast to popular belief that paedophiles always pretend to be children, academics from Swansea University have said that in the vast majority of cases those doing the grooming had admitted they were... Read more
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