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Maura Higgins addresses the issue of women facing street harassment

Sep 18, 2021 12:09 By Shannonside News
Maura Higgins addresses the issue of women facing street harassment Maura Higgins addresses the issue of women facing street harassment
Maura Higgins via Virgin Media Two Press Pack for Love Island
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Maura took to Instagram during the week to address the issue, after being grabbed by an unknown male last weekend.

TV presenter and Longford native Maura Higgins is raising awareness of street harassment facing women, following an incident last week.

The Love Island Star from Ballymahon was grabbed by an unknown male as she was leaving the National Television Awards in London.

In a post on Instagram, the presenter spoke of how she was grabbed by the arm and pulled towards a parked car.

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Following her own experience, the Longford native highlighted accounts of other women who've suffered harassment in public.

She's says its vital that the issue is addressed before more serious incidents can occur.

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