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Perhaps understandably, she didn’t tell her mother, though Tina insists she would allow Shannon to have a lesbian relationship under her roof ‘if she was serious, but not if she was only experimenting’.Despite the trend for girls to upload pictures to social media of themselves kissing other girls, Shannon is adamant that her flirtations with females are genuine and not as a result of peer pressure or for the titillation of men.According to recent figures from the Office for National Statistics, the number of British people defining themselves as bisexual has risen 45 per cent in just three years.This alleged increase is most notable in the young — for the first time, more 16 to 24-year-olds describe themselves as bisexual than those who say they are gay or lesbian combined.That's why their work is so incredible - thanks to Trevor's programs, LGBTQ youth are not alone." Marisol C.In honor of Bisexual Awareness Week, members of the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network's (GLSEN) National Student Council developed a campaign called #ILove BIself.

‘When I was a teenager, homosexuality was kept quiet and bisexuality wasn’t even mentioned as a concept,’ says Tina, a carer.‘Our classmates thought my friend’s bisexuality was weird and I was shy and worried what people would think, so I pushed the thought away.Last month, Shannon started studying English at the University of Salford in Manchester, where the liberal sexual landscape is in stark contrast to her home town and, she says, ‘literally everyone is bisexual’.‘Older women are more caring.I will be attracted to women for life, but I will probably end up with a man as it is more socially acceptable.A survey by You Gov last year found that half of young people declared themselves as something other than 100 per cent heterosexual.So what has sparked this staggering shift in the sexual tastes of our younger generation?

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