We’ll give our son, 12, sex-change drugs

Smiling sweetly, with a floral headband keeping her shoulder-length hair in place, Zoey Middleton looks like any other schoolgirl.

But what may not be immediately obvious is that this 12-year-old from Derbyshire was actually born a male called Kian.

By the age of four, according to her mother Caren, she started wanting to wear girls’ clothes and began dressing up as ‘a bridesmaid’.