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Canadian Research Project.

I have received this press release regarding research being done in Canada. Perhaps our Canadian readers or other Canadian bloggers will be able to help circulate. Thank You. July 10, … Continue reading

10 July, 2013 · Leave a comment


Read More Below is the speech I made at the Edinburgh debate on the 3rd June at the McDonald Holyrood Hotel organised by the Edinburgh group of the SOLAS Centre … Continue reading

5 June, 2013 · 4 Comments

NORMAL a film on trafficking by Nicola Mai

I met Nicola Mai at Oxford, researcher on migrant labour and trafficking from London Metropolitan University famous for his research into Sex Work and trafficking in London.  The occasion was … Continue reading

24 February, 2013 · 1 Comment

Calling for Students who work in the Sex Industry.

Harlots received this request a few days ago. Looking for students who work in the sex industry to tell of their experiences. The email I received with contact details is … Continue reading

18 February, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sexual Entertainment Venues and managing risk

Harlots is pleased to announce the initial finding of research into attitudes toward adult entertainment venues and an assessment of their influence on nuisance and safety in areas where they … Continue reading

9 December, 2012 · Leave a comment

UKNSWP statement.

I am pleased to publish a response from UKNSWP regarding a recent post that illustrated concerns felt within the sex working community with regard to the pilot Nationwide Ugly Mug … Continue reading

9 November, 2012 · 7 Comments


Time will tell if the introduction of the first UK nationwide Ugly mug scheme will be good news for sex workers or bad, or more likely indifferent. An ugly mug, … Continue reading

16 August, 2012 · 3 Comments

“An Agency of Their Own”.

Review of: An Agency of Their Own, a book by Gregor Gall, published by Zero books. As a reference book “An agency of Their Own” explains and records the development … Continue reading

23 July, 2012 · 1 Comment

Sex work,pleasure or rebellion. Paper presented at Brunel University 21st April 2012.

This is my paper that I presented at the Sexual Cultures Conference held at Brunel University in April 21st 2012.It seemed to be well received. They are a collection of … Continue reading

23 April, 2012 · 5 Comments

Research Study – Nightlife, nuisance and safety in four English towns/cities, with a specific focus on lap-dancing.

I’ve just started working at the University of Kent and am involved in a study which ultimately seeks to uncover the public’s opinions on nightlife in their local area. What … Continue reading

9 March, 2012 · 3 Comments