What’s the new drug? Pornography. Really. Senior writer Lara Pickford-Gordon finds out more about this insidious ‘drug’ that’s affecting the minds – and hearts – of thousands.
There was a field trip for a class of pupils and one of them forgot his mobile phone in the vehicle used for transport. The phone was found by a teacher who noticed pornographic videos on the device; these were being shared in a WhatsApp group of pupils.
Primary school children are learning about sex not from their parents but through exposure to porn via the internet and social media.