A GP bloucester said he is picking up needles and condoms every day in a city suburb that has a lot of sex workers. He said he was worried children might find the needles where there was the potential for "hepatitis C [and] HIV transmission.
Angela Anderton, head teacher at St James Junior School, said due to exposure to the matter, children at the school gloucesfer made comments "you wouldn't expect at that age". Dr Harris said: "It's a real worry and its a stark reminder of just how prevalent drugs issues are in Gloucester.
More than people ed a petition calling for a clampdown on sex work in Barton in June but Gloucester City councillor Said Hansdot said nothing had changed. Jason Keates, Gloucester neighbourhood policing inspector, said the force had "been trying to work with local councillors to resolve the issues". The UK city where sex work is banned, but hasn't stopped.
A police spokesman said they had been working for "many years" on the issue. Related Topics.
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Published 13 October Published 23 January