Sex tourism

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 AMS/B/11/11
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 3JBS2 5/1996 21.5 JB 151
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      2 folders

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence concerning references to public circumcision and brothels in the BBC programme 'Breakaway' (1983)

- correspondence concerning travel agencies allegedly operating sex tours

- correspondence concerning publicity / articles encouraging sex tourism to various destinations eg letters to British Airways, 'The Observer' newspaper, Kuoni Travel


- 'Insider's guide...' to Berlin, Paris, Lisbon, Amsterdam, Vienna, Moscow, Athens by 'The Observer'/ British Airways

- 'Aspects of Asia: Thailand' from 'Observer Magazine. Travel Extra' 25 Mar 1984

- Travel brochures Kuoni Worldwide, Sovereign City Breaks, Travel 2 Inclusive Holidays in The Far East

- 'Nice little earners: sex' in 'Punch' 26 Jun 1985

- photocopy 'Cheap thrills' from 'New Internationalist' Dec 1984

Press cuttings:

- 'Britons on holiday and vice girls aged 12. Package boost for evil trade' from 'Sunday People' dated 6 Jun 1982

- 'Threat of disease' from 'The Observer Review' 29 Sep 1985

- 'Video brides who think heaven is having a British husband' from 'Daily Mail' dated 14 Mar 1988

- 'Decline and fall of paradise island' from 'The Observer' dated 29 Jan 1989