Talks and Speeches

I am available to talk about transgender issues in person, and by video-conferencing platforms. I am based in Bristol, England but I am willing to travel. Please contact me for further details of my expertise, experience and interests.


Girl, Boy, Other: How do We Talk to Kids about Gender? Battle of Ideas Festival, London. 9 October 2021: Chrissie Daz, Deborah Hayton, Katy Jon Went, Claire McGuiggan, and Ella Whelan (chair)
Labour Women’s Declaration #ExpelMe Rally, London. 9 March 2021
A Woman’s Place is a safe port, Liverpool. 25 September 2018


House of Lords debate on freedom of speech. 10 December 2021: Baroness Jenkin described the intimidation I have suffered for speaking out.
Debbie Hayton

Physics teacher and trade unionist, originally from the north of England.

As a trans person I have written extensively about what it means to be trans, and how trans people can be accommodated in society without compromising the rights of other vulnerable groups.

Bylines in The Times, Spectator, Unherd, RT, Morning Star, Economist, Quillette, Mail+ and elsewhere.

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