Sex work in the news

Thanks to the public’s fascination with the industry, sex work is often in the news both in the UK and around the world. So far in 2016, sex work and sex workers have make headlines for a number of reasons. We’re taking a quick look at some of the most important stories to help keep you up-to-date with what’s going on in the industry.

Sex work and dating apps

As dating apps offer an easy and effective way to directly connect with thousands of people in the local area, sex workers have begun using apps to contact existing clients and meet new ones. Though this is generally safer than working on the street, it does come with its own dangers and sex workers using apps to find clients need to be aware of the risks they’re taking.