National Anti Bullying Week

Sir Ian McKellen: 'We Can Be Better Without Bullying'

Andy Wasley | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Andy Wasley

Those of us who were bullied at school, for whatever reason, will empathise keenly with young people who dread bullies' taunts and violence. Bullying isn't just a 'rite of passage' that we should expect as part of growing up. Its effects - low exam scores, depression and anxiety - can affect our whole adult lives.