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    I am a journalist (and a student) working on a piece for The People newspaper about students in financial difficulty turning to escort work (or prostitution, lap dancing etc) in order to support themselves at Uni. If anyone has found themselves in this situation (now or in the past), please either post here or message me with some contact details- I'd be interested to hear your story. If your quotes are featured in the article, you'll remain completely anonymous; either we'll give you a pseudonym or just not use a name.
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    Escort work and lap dancing at just jobs, wouldn't really use the term "turning to" when referring to them as if it is a negative job to be doing.
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    fair enough. Didn't mean to give any moral stance. Don't let that put you off replying, anyone!
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    (Original post by Josh-_)
    fair enough. Didn't mean to give any moral stance. Don't let that put you off replying, anyone!
    When did this major change in editorial policy at The People occur then?
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    I ended up doing this when money got tight, mostly lap dancing but occasionally add on benefits. I hope I saved enough last year so I won't need to now I'm in my final year. Should really concentrate on that damn dissertation!
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    I ended up doing this when money got tight, mostly lap dancing but occasionally add on benefits. I hope I saved enough last year so I won't need to now I'm in my final year. Should really concentrate on that damn dissertation!
    I've just vomited over my keyboard!
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    PM me I had to turn to lap dancing in a transexual bar. I may be able to shed some light that will provide good information towards your article!
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    I should point out that we could offer anyone we decide to speak to £100 for their time
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      (Original post by Josh-_)
      I am a journalist (and a student) working on a piece for The People newspaper about students in financial difficulty turning to escort work (or prostitution, lap dancing etc) in order to support themselves at Uni. If anyone has found themselves in this situation (now or in the past), please either post here or message me with some contact details- I'd be interested to hear your story. If your quotes are featured in the article, you'll remain completely anonymous; either we'll give you a pseudonym or just not use a name.
      As far as I can think, the idea that people are turning to prostitution for money when they're students only goes to prove that there isn't enough money.

      What I think about escorting (proper escorting) is that it isn't prostitution. Escorting, the way I see it, is acting as someone's partner for an evening out. My mum suggested to me I do something similar: to go onto cruises as a stock dancer for women who are alone.
     
     
     
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