Tough time: Former Love Island star Bethany Rogers, 26, claims she lost herself to drugs and ended up in an abusive relationship after she was portrayed as a 'monster' on the show

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Former Love Island star Bethany Rogers claims she misplaced herself to medication and ended up in an abusive relationship after she was portrayed as a ‘monster’ on the present.

The ex contestant, now 26, appeared on the primary collection in 2015 as a late arrival when she says she was informed to stir the pot by producers.

She was kicked off the programme after 10 days and remembers turning her cellphone on to vile messages and loss of life threats from some viewers, and she or he later turned to medication in a bid to really feel snug in her personal pores and skin.

Tough time: Former Love Island star Bethany Rogers, 26, claims she lost herself to drugs and ended up in an abusive relationship after she was portrayed as a 'monster' on the show

Robust time: Former Love Island star Bethany Rogers, 26, claims she misplaced herself to medication and ended up in an abusive relationship after she was portrayed as a ‘monster’ on the present

The mother-of-one says she misplaced her ‘self value’ because of the relentless trolling and have become hooked on ketamine.

She was acquitted of cash laundering in a case that lasted 4 years, concluding at Bradford Magistrates Court docket final week the place she was given an absolute discharge on one remaining rely of possessing 134mg of ketamine.

Bethany informed The Solar: ‘I shortly realised this present is nothing to do with discovering love. They had been simply pitting the Islanders towards one another.

Looking back: The ex contestant appeared on the first series in 2015 as a late arrival when she says she was told to stir the pot by producers

Wanting again: The ex contestant appeared on the primary collection in 2015 as a late arrival when she says she was informed to stir the pot by producers

‘Producers would are available in on a regular basis and direct us to speak to a sure individual – to stir the pot. They had been manipulating us to suit their narrative. However every thing proven of me was adverse and aggressive.’

She entered the villa on day 14 and was dumped from the island 10 days later, and says she was inundated with ‘a lot trolling and malicious remarks, even loss of life threats’ on-line when she turned on her cellphone as soon as off digicam.

Bethany added: ‘I used to be actually shocked after I watched the present and noticed how I might been portrayed. They’d made me out to be so aggressive.’  

Horrific: She was kicked off the programme after 10 days and recalls turning her phone on to vile messages and death threats from some viewers

Horrific: She was kicked off the programme after 10 days and remembers turning her cellphone on to vile messages and loss of life threats from some viewers 

A spokesperson for Love Island informed MailOnline: ‘This isn’t a model of occasions we recognise.

‘As with all Islanders, Bethany was supplied aftercare, each on the time and within the years since her look.

‘Due to medical confidentiality, we don’t touch upon people’ obligation of care, however our welfare protocols are broadly publicised and now we have a strong set of measures in place to make sure help earlier than, throughout and after filming is prioritised.’

Bethany carried out as a dancer and hearth breather in and round Leeds earlier than her time on the present and was approached on Fb by producers who requested her to audition.

Addiction: The mother-of-one says she lost her 'self worth' due to the relentless trolling and became addicted to ketamine

Dependancy: The mother-of-one says she misplaced her ‘self value’ because of the relentless trolling and have become hooked on ketamine

She jumped on the likelihood considering it could additional her profession however didn’t make the unique line-up.

As a substitute, she was flown out to the villa half method by means of the collection as a late arrival on the present.

She remembers how she was informed: ‘You recognize what you have to do,’ by present employees earlier than she was put within the villa late at evening after the Islanders had spent the night consuming.

Bethany claims producers instructed her who to speak to each day so she would slot in with their narrative.

She added that whereas she acquired on effectively along with her fellow Islanders and left on good phrases, the footage proven of her on tv was ‘adverse and aggressive’.

First night: She recalls how she was told: 'You know what you've got to do,' by show staff before she was put in the villa late at night after the Islanders had spent the evening drinking

First evening: She remembers how she was informed: ‘You recognize what you have to do,’ by present employees earlier than she was put within the villa late at evening after the Islanders had spent the night consuming

Bethany later acquired right into a relationship with a person who she claims was violent in the direction of her.

Whereas with him she ended up on cash laundering expenses in 2019 after she was accused of collectively shopping for an Audi A3 utilizing £16,500 legal cash.

She says he beat her over the course of a yr and ultimately she ran and left the connection.

Bethany says police needed to press expenses towards him for home violence however she simply needed to get away from him so did not undergo with it.

In 2018, regardless of having cut up from her ex, she was arrested alongside him on cash laundering expenses and turned to medication cope with the stress.

After giving start to just a little woman she realised she wanted assist and checked herself into rehab.

All expenses towards her had been dropped in 2020 and her case concluded final week.

She is now learning psychology at Bradford College and hopes to assist different individuals who have suffered trauma.

Moving on: She is now studying psychology at Bradford University and hopes to help other people who have suffered trauma

Shifting on: She is now learning psychology at Bradford College and hopes to assist different individuals who have suffered trauma