07/06/2011 07:17 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

School Bullies Go On To Become Wife Beaters, Claim Researchers

School bullies go on to become wife beaters claim researchers PA

New research suggests that school bullies are more likely to become wife beaters in later life.

A study has found that an astonishing one in four women will experience violence from partners, and 40 said they had frequently bullied others when they were younger.

Kathryn Falb concluded that 'Reducing bullying may cut violence.'

What do you think?
Does this come as no surprise, that bullying and violent behaviour as a child is likely to carry on into adulthood?