Sex, Lies and Love Bites: The Agony Aunt Story

Philippa Perry¬†talks to fellow agony aunts and uncles like The Telegraph’s Graham Norton and The Sun’s Deidre Sanders about their experiences, as well as exploring the work of advice columnists past, like the 17th-century inventor of the problem page John Dunton. The advice may change, but she discovers that, when it come to subjects like love and courtship, the same old problems keep on cropping up.

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