I've earned £116k in two years doing strip shows and sex acts on Snapchat Premium… and I won't let my kids have accounts until they're 18

Known as Snapchat Premium, although it's not endorsed by those behind the popular app, this subscription-based model sees people forking out hundreds for anything from naked snaps to full-on porn. Valentina, 27, from New York, earns her money through Teddy's Girls, a third party company offering "premium" access to X-rated Snapchat and Twitter accounts. Opening up about the dark side […]

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Strictly’s Shirley Ballas on how she learned to love Christmas again

‘I’ve finally understood life can go on’: Strictly’s Shirley Ballas tells how she learned to love Christmas again She’s Strictly’s straight-talking head judge, but behind the glamour and glitterballs lies a family tragedy that made Shirley Ballas dread the festive season. In the first of our stories about Christmas reinvented, she tells Julia Llewellyn Smith why it’s time to start celebrating […]

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