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Most 'sex workers' are modern-day slaves - Spectator.co.uk

August 17, 2017, 3:03 am

Most 'sex workers' are modern-day slaves
Spectator.co.uk
In the midst of all the outrage about modern-day slavery, usually vulnerable men forced into manual labour, there is actually a far worse form of abuse going on in the UK. It happens in every city, town and even village. It's endemic to every culture ...

Modern-day slavery is widespread in the UK - The Guardian

August 14, 2017, 5:53 pm

The Guardian

Modern-day slavery is widespread in the UK
The Guardian
Second, modern-day slavery is found in every form of UK economic activity – food, clothing, social care, fishing, hotels, leisure and construction etc. Third, the requirements on companies to investigate slavery in supply chains are weak. Most aren't ...
Why the retail industry wants stronger laws to tackle modern slavery ...edie.net (blog)
Modern slavery in supply chains - ChoiceCHOICE

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Kinsley man guilty of modern-day slavery - Pontefract and Castleford ... - Pontefract and Castleford Express

August 14, 2017, 10:14 am

Pontefract and Castleford Express

Kinsley man guilty of modern-day slavery - Pontefract and Castleford ...
Pontefract and Castleford Express
A man has been convicted of modern-day slavery charges along with 10 members of his family after forcing people with learning disabilities into work, making ...

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Inside the hell hole of a modern day traveller slavery ring - Express.co.uk

August 11, 2017, 4:26 pm

Express.co.uk

Inside the hell hole of a modern day traveller slavery ring
Express.co.uk
Members of the Rooney traveller family were convicted of running a modern slavery ring in which they abused their captors. The 11 gang-members who were convicted of fraud and slavery charges at Nottingham Crown Court enjoyed holidays to Barbados ...
11 convicted of modern day slavery as court told of homeless and vulnerable victims held by Lincolnshire family ...Wisbech Standard
Eleven members of same family convicted over modern slavery ringThe Independent
Traveller family forced homeless victims to become slaves - Daily MailDaily Mail

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Tens of thousands of modern slavery victims in UK, NCA says - The Guardian

August 10, 2017, 4:25 pm

The Guardian

Tens of thousands of modern slavery victims in UK, NCA says
The Guardian
Modern slavery and human trafficking is far more prevalent than law enforcement previously thought, with a recent crackdown lifting the lid on the “shocking” scale of the crime and potentially tens of thousands of victims in the UK, the National Crime ...
The UK is now home to hundreds of human traffickers — and business is boomingBusiness Insider
What is modern slavery and how big is the problem in the UK?LincolnshireLive
New figures show extent of modern-day slavery in KirkleesHuddersfield Examiner
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