Ashanti Elliot Smith, 11, is one of only two people in the country who suffers from a debilitating condition that has left her trapped inside the body of a pensioner. Terminally-ill Ashanti, who is not expected to reach 16, started to wear a wig to school to hide her bald head caused by alopecia, a side effect of Hutchinson Gildford Progeria. She wanted to start wearing a wig to ”lift her spirits”, make her feel pretty and fit in with the other girls.
Female rowing club banned by Facebook over naked calendar hits back… with their sauciest ever pictures
The University of Warwick students caused controversy earlier this year when their cheeky charity efforts were deemed too rude for the social network site. They were left devastated after Facebook completely removed their page – which featured black-and-white nude photos – claiming it contained “explicitly sexual content”.
Vote Lola in X Factor! What stunned drivers saw on digital road signs tampered with by highways officialsElectronic signs on entry to the northbound lanes through the Tyne Tunnels flashed up the message ‘Vote Lola Saunders’.
The women – all from the equestrian world – have donned racy riding gear and each represent a different month.
Ash Cross, 48, had always been interested in dressing up but put his glamorous ambitions aside while he worked as a photography teacher. But when he took redundancy after more than a decade in his college job he spent £10,000 transforming himself into his very own female alter ego.