"She’s trapped in a world where everything feels foreign and unfamiliar"

Her mother offered to send her back from a home visit with her favourite meal – spaghetti carbonara – but the girl said it was banned because it contained bacon – which Muslims do not eat.

And more recently the girl told her that ‘Christmas and Easter are stupid’ and that ‘European women are stupid and alcoholic’, according to The Times…

A friend told the newspaper: ‘This is a five-year-old white girl. She was born in this country, speaks English as her first language, loves football, holds a British passport and was christened in a church.