‘Why can’t they wear bras?’ Mother defends son who wore bra to school

The mother of a 15-year-old boy who went to school wearing a bra has defended her son, who was put in isolation by school authorities, saying he was just standing up for a female friend.

Raymond Deane, from Hugh Baird College in Liverpool, wore the bra in protest at a classmate being sent home for wearing the elastic garment at school.

His mother, Kim, claims he was “upset” because it is “body shaming girls who are already insecure.