An Airbnb host advertising a Harry Potter-inspired cupboard under the stairs for teenagers to stay in for £10 a night has been unmasked as a convicted paedophile.
Yesterday it was reported Thomas Watton, a former X Factor contestant, was offering a cupboard in his home in Salford, Manchester for guests above the age of 12.
It can now be revealed Watton, 23, who wrote the innocent advert, is a convicted paedophile who is on the Sex Offender’s Register.
The ‘Facebook famous’ reality show reject was jailed in 2013 after he pleaded guilty to using his popularity to intimidate children into having sex with him.
Scroll down for video Thomas Watton, 23, is on the Sex Offender’s Register and was jailed in 2013 after being found guilty for intimidating boys as young as twelve into having sex with him Owner Thomas (right), 23, described the accommodation at his home in Salford, Greater Manchester (left) as ‘Harry Potter-inspired’ and said perfect for ‘solo adventurers’ A court hearing at the time heard how Watton used the thousands of social media followers he gained after appearing on ITV to meet and groom young boys.
Watton, who now works as a waiter, was exposed after outraged Grimsby residents contacted […]