Chesterfield MP transformed into scantily-clad female model on Twitter

Followers of Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins were surprised to receive a message from his Twitter account suggesting he had been transformed into a young female model.

Thursday, 28th July 2016, 12:48 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:34 pm
The MP's Twitter account was hacked by a certain "Anna Nelson" this morning.
The MP's Twitter account was hacked by a certain "Anna Nelson" this morning.

A picture of the scantily-clad woman was sent out under the name of Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins with the message: “I love to show my body on here”.

But Mr Perkins was swift to reassure followers that the post was not the result of a radical change in image, but was down to his account being hacked.

The MP later said he had “no idea how it happened”.

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But it seemed some of his followers saw the funny side, with one hailing it as “the comic Twitter event of the day” and another responding: “And here’s me thinking you’d found one hell of a plastic surgeon...”

"I love to show my body on here", one tweet read.
"I love to show my body on here", one tweet read.