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Fortunately, I have never been a victim myself, and attended the shoot merely as an extra.

Beforehand, I researched the charity and read the testimony of a young man who had met someone he had been chatting to on an internet dating site.

My love affair with Grindr has always been more of a regrettable fling which invariably ends with me deleting the app from my phone within a couple of days. If previously, my feelings towards the platform were ambivalent, they have now been crystallised: I actively dislike it.

Grindr has acquired a somewhat iconic status in the gay community and understandably so.

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As a user of gay dating sites, this made me think about the danger inherent in meeting men who I know nothing about, other than what they choose to tell me, which may or may not be true.