Accrington teenagers star in BBC Sun, Sex and Suspicious Parents show

Accrington teenagers star in BBC Sun, Sex and Suspicious Parents show

Jemma Chadwick and Liam Gaskin

Stepfather Sean, mum Marie and Jemma

First published in News Lancashire Telegraph: Photograph of the Author by , Education reporter

A GROUP of East Lancashire teenagers were shocked to hear their first holiday away from home was being viewed in detail by their parents.

BBC Three’s new series of Sun, Sex and Suspicious Parents airs tonight featuring four Accrington youngsters celebrating their first taste of freedom.

The trip to Magaluf saw the TV crew convince the group they would get a free holiday in return for some fun footage of young people on holiday.

What the group didn’t know was that their parents had come along too — and were watching every detail of their children’s holidays.

Accrington and Rossendale College students Liam Gaskin, 19, and Jemma Chadwick, 20, decided to plan the holiday to celebrate the end of their Tourism and Leisure studies this summer.

Together with friends Elle Outerside, 18 and Kandis Barrat, 19, they headed to the Majorcan resort.

Liam, who attended Mount Carmel High School with lifelong friends Jemma and Elle, said: “We knew there were going to be cameras around but it was a complete shock to us to see our parents had been watching everything.

“I won’t ruin the surprise but it was very, very embarrassing. Basically we all just wanted to run away.

“We did have a great holiday, though, and it was just a learning experience.”

Previous series of Sun, Sex and Suspicious Parents have taken place in some of the world’s liveliest resorts.

It was the top unscripted show of 2012 and was also the most requested show on BBC’s iPlayer catch-up service.

The format sees people in their late teens and early twenties go on their first holiday abroad to various locations under the belief that they are getting away from their parents. However, their parents are also sent to the holiday destination and secretly watch footage of their children on video screens, and also often spy in their hotel rooms and at nightclub locations.

The parents then reveal themselves on the last night of the holiday to the dismay of the young holidaymakers.

The Magaluf episode is on tonight at 9pm on BBC Three.

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5:36pm Tue 8 Jan 13

mavrick says...

What sort of parent wants to spy on a late teenager on holiday? These kids are old enough to consent to sexual activity, vote, die for the country, This is a gross invasion of their privacy. It seems a little more than creepy to me. It is also scraping the barrel of voyeuristic entertainment. Perhaps it is just plain old sick.
What sort of parent wants to spy on a late teenager on holiday? These kids are old enough to consent to sexual activity, vote, die for the country, This is a gross invasion of their privacy. It seems a little more than creepy to me. It is also scraping the barrel of voyeuristic entertainment. Perhaps it is just plain old sick. mavrick
  • Score: 1

5:48pm Tue 8 Jan 13

mikebuk says...

She looks like she's used to being filmed.
She looks like she's used to being filmed. mikebuk
  • Score: 0

7:54pm Tue 8 Jan 13

juanbbien says...

More crap TV for the brain dead
More crap TV for the brain dead juanbbien
  • Score: 1

8:31pm Tue 8 Jan 13

George.White.Bread says...

mavrick wrote:
What sort of parent wants to spy on a late teenager on holiday? These kids are old enough to consent to sexual activity, vote, die for the country, This is a gross invasion of their privacy. It seems a little more than creepy to me. It is also scraping the barrel of voyeuristic entertainment. Perhaps it is just plain old sick.
They're doing a spin off series where the cameras follow Blackburn fans around while they spy on horses.
[quote][p][bold]mavrick[/bold] wrote: What sort of parent wants to spy on a late teenager on holiday? These kids are old enough to consent to sexual activity, vote, die for the country, This is a gross invasion of their privacy. It seems a little more than creepy to me. It is also scraping the barrel of voyeuristic entertainment. Perhaps it is just plain old sick.[/p][/quote]They're doing a spin off series where the cameras follow Blackburn fans around while they spy on horses. George.White.Bread
  • Score: 1

9:14pm Tue 8 Jan 13

Good call says...

Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.
Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes. Good call
  • Score: 0

9:36pm Tue 8 Jan 13

ste.g says...

mavrick wrote:
What sort of parent wants to spy on a late teenager on holiday? These kids are old enough to consent to sexual activity, vote, die for the country, This is a gross invasion of their privacy. It seems a little more than creepy to me. It is also scraping the barrel of voyeuristic entertainment. Perhaps it is just plain old sick.
calm down calm down.you dont have to watch it
[quote][p][bold]mavrick[/bold] wrote: What sort of parent wants to spy on a late teenager on holiday? These kids are old enough to consent to sexual activity, vote, die for the country, This is a gross invasion of their privacy. It seems a little more than creepy to me. It is also scraping the barrel of voyeuristic entertainment. Perhaps it is just plain old sick.[/p][/quote]calm down calm down.you dont have to watch it ste.g
  • Score: 0

11:00pm Tue 8 Jan 13

Chris P Bacon says...

Good call wrote:
Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.
Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you?

If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).
[quote][p][bold]Good call[/bold] wrote: Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.[/p][/quote]Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you? If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised). Chris P Bacon
  • Score: -1

11:15pm Tue 8 Jan 13

Good call says...

Chris P Bacon wrote:
Good call wrote:
Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.
Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you?

If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).
Why should the bbc, using Capita under the name tv licensing, harrass, intimidate and pester people for money.If me or you set up a company, we wouldn't be allowed to do it, it would be called a extortion racket and we would quite rightly be jailed for it.People should stop funding the bbc who pump out a combination of mind numbing **** and establishment propaganda if your happy with paying the bbc extortion racket Chris P Bacon, that is your choice but don't expect me to be handing money to the british brainwashing corporation
P.S:I don't watch TV
[quote][p][bold]Chris P Bacon[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Good call[/bold] wrote: Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.[/p][/quote]Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you? If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).[/p][/quote]Why should the bbc, using Capita under the name tv licensing, harrass, intimidate and pester people for money.If me or you set up a company, we wouldn't be allowed to do it, it would be called a extortion racket and we would quite rightly be jailed for it.People should stop funding the bbc who pump out a combination of mind numbing **** and establishment propaganda if your happy with paying the bbc extortion racket Chris P Bacon, that is your choice but don't expect me to be handing money to the british brainwashing corporation P.S:I don't watch TV Good call
  • Score: 0

2:08am Wed 9 Jan 13

George.White.Bread says...

I've just seen the programme, she gets her norks out and everything!

Her parents must be bursting with pride........
I've just seen the programme, she gets her norks out and everything! Her parents must be bursting with pride........ George.White.Bread
  • Score: 0

6:39am Wed 9 Jan 13

Mikeee47 says...

Who cares??
Who cares?? Mikeee47
  • Score: 1

8:28am Wed 9 Jan 13

Chris P Bacon says...

Good call wrote:
Chris P Bacon wrote:
Good call wrote:
Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.
Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you?

If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).
Why should the bbc, using Capita under the name tv licensing, harrass, intimidate and pester people for money.If me or you set up a company, we wouldn't be allowed to do it, it would be called a extortion racket and we would quite rightly be jailed for it.People should stop funding the bbc who pump out a combination of mind numbing **** and establishment propaganda if your happy with paying the bbc extortion racket Chris P Bacon, that is your choice but don't expect me to be handing money to the british brainwashing corporation
P.S:I don't watch TV
...and relaxxxx....

If you don't watch TV, why did this story attract your attention? And I assume you listen to the radio? You need a licence for that and as it keeps the cancer of adverts out of our head-space, I'm all for it.

As for brain-washing, the gurus who run the multi-national conglomerates advertising their wares employ psychologists to maximise the impact of their commercials; insidious brain-washing right there. And YOU are paying for it every time you pull your wallet out of your pocket. And that's whether you watch the TV or not; either way, they've found the key to making you pay for their commercials.
[quote][p][bold]Good call[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Chris P Bacon[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Good call[/bold] wrote: Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.[/p][/quote]Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you? If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).[/p][/quote]Why should the bbc, using Capita under the name tv licensing, harrass, intimidate and pester people for money.If me or you set up a company, we wouldn't be allowed to do it, it would be called a extortion racket and we would quite rightly be jailed for it.People should stop funding the bbc who pump out a combination of mind numbing **** and establishment propaganda if your happy with paying the bbc extortion racket Chris P Bacon, that is your choice but don't expect me to be handing money to the british brainwashing corporation P.S:I don't watch TV[/p][/quote]...and relaxxxx.... If you don't watch TV, why did this story attract your attention? And I assume you listen to the radio? You need a licence for that and as it keeps the cancer of adverts out of our head-space, I'm all for it. As for brain-washing, the gurus who run the multi-national conglomerates advertising their wares employ psychologists to maximise the impact of their commercials; insidious brain-washing right there. And YOU are paying for it every time you pull your wallet out of your pocket. And that's whether you watch the TV or not; either way, they've found the key to making you pay for their commercials. Chris P Bacon
  • Score: 0

8:57am Wed 9 Jan 13

slammer says...

Watched it on Youtube, just to see why the hype.
I managed five seconds
Watched it on Youtube, just to see why the hype. I managed five seconds slammer
  • Score: 0

1:12pm Wed 9 Jan 13

The Lord Melchett says...

Skanks watching the next generation of skanks getting themselves knocked up. Please someone invite the morning after bacardi breezer
Skanks watching the next generation of skanks getting themselves knocked up. Please someone invite the morning after bacardi breezer The Lord Melchett
  • Score: 1

5:36pm Wed 9 Jan 13

Good call says...

Chris P Bacon wrote:
Good call wrote:
Chris P Bacon wrote:
Good call wrote:
Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.
Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you?

If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).
Why should the bbc, using Capita under the name tv licensing, harrass, intimidate and pester people for money.If me or you set up a company, we wouldn't be allowed to do it, it would be called a extortion racket and we would quite rightly be jailed for it.People should stop funding the bbc who pump out a combination of mind numbing **** and establishment propaganda if your happy with paying the bbc extortion racket Chris P Bacon, that is your choice but don't expect me to be handing money to the british brainwashing corporation
P.S:I don't watch TV
...and relaxxxx....

If you don't watch TV, why did this story attract your attention? And I assume you listen to the radio? You need a licence for that and as it keeps the cancer of adverts out of our head-space, I'm all for it.

As for brain-washing, the gurus who run the multi-national conglomerates advertising their wares employ psychologists to maximise the impact of their commercials; insidious brain-washing right there. And YOU are paying for it every time you pull your wallet out of your pocket. And that's whether you watch the TV or not; either way, they've found the key to making you pay for their commercials.
You do not need a licence for a radio.Also, what do you think about tv licensing pestering and intimidating householders.
[quote][p][bold]Chris P Bacon[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Good call[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Chris P Bacon[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Good call[/bold] wrote: Haha look what you fools who fund the BBC with your £145 licence fee are paying for.Cancel your tv licence and stop funding the BBC and it's s***e programmes.[/p][/quote]Yes, and pay instead to be sold to while the programmes you want to watch are interrupted, often for longer than the programmes themselves run for. You do understand you pay to watch TV one way or another, don't you? If all anodyne adverts were abolished, I'd happily pay £1,000 for the licence (and save £2,000 by not having to pay the mark-up on the items no longer advertised).[/p][/quote]Why should the bbc, using Capita under the name tv licensing, harrass, intimidate and pester people for money.If me or you set up a company, we wouldn't be allowed to do it, it would be called a extortion racket and we would quite rightly be jailed for it.People should stop funding the bbc who pump out a combination of mind numbing **** and establishment propaganda if your happy with paying the bbc extortion racket Chris P Bacon, that is your choice but don't expect me to be handing money to the british brainwashing corporation P.S:I don't watch TV[/p][/quote]...and relaxxxx.... If you don't watch TV, why did this story attract your attention? And I assume you listen to the radio? You need a licence for that and as it keeps the cancer of adverts out of our head-space, I'm all for it. As for brain-washing, the gurus who run the multi-national conglomerates advertising their wares employ psychologists to maximise the impact of their commercials; insidious brain-washing right there. And YOU are paying for it every time you pull your wallet out of your pocket. And that's whether you watch the TV or not; either way, they've found the key to making you pay for their commercials.[/p][/quote]You do not need a licence for a radio.Also, what do you think about tv licensing pestering and intimidating householders. Good call
  • Score: 0

5:44pm Wed 9 Jan 13

lancs1985 says...

I watched last night, n if they were my daughters they'd e be finding a new home to live cause they acted like little slippers n it's no wonder there is so many rape cases with fools like this

Seen more and straighter teeth in an old folks home than these skanks
I watched last night, n if they were my daughters they'd e be finding a new home to live cause they acted like little slippers n it's no wonder there is so many rape cases with fools like this Seen more and straighter teeth in an old folks home than these skanks lancs1985
  • Score: 1

9:33pm Wed 9 Jan 13

George.White.Bread says...

slammer wrote:
Watched it on Youtube, just to see why the hype.
I managed five seconds
Before you crashed your "yoghurt lorry" ?
[quote][p][bold]slammer[/bold] wrote: Watched it on Youtube, just to see why the hype. I managed five seconds[/p][/quote]Before you crashed your "yoghurt lorry" ? George.White.Bread
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