Gender and identity: Michelle and Cilla

Duration: 02:56 minutes

Michelle is transgender and has known since the age of five that she wanted to be 'Michelle'. This comes as a surprise to Cilla, who has been Michelle's closest friend for the past ten years. Having survived depression, Michelle and Cilla discuss how their friendship has helped her deal with everyday abuse and a crisis of identity.

Broadcast on/submitted to:
BBC Radio Humberside