MoD accused of wasting money after producing 33-page guide on dealing with transsexuals in the… -By Mail on Sunday Reporter

Defence chiefs are under attack for producing an 11,000-word guide on dealing with transsexuals in the Armed Forces.

They are accused of wasting time and money on the 33-page document while troops face helicopter and equipment shortages.

The Policy for the Recruitment and Management of Transsexual Personnel in the Armed Forces goes into extraordinary detail to explain what transsexualism is and how to avoid discriminating against people who change sex.