The Paris Squad (gang)
Tao XuTao is Charlie's best friend, a long-time good friend of Aled and Elle and the latter's boyfriend. He's extroverted, unfortunately talks too loudly and can be very harsh when he wants to protect his friends to show he deeply cares for them. He loves wearing beanies.
- Bully Hunter: Very protective of her friends, she doesn't let people harassing them or being mean in any kind.
- Genki Girl: She always has lots of energy and enthusiasm, loves talking, is rather quirky, easygoing, chaotic and may be hyperactive.
- Hard-Drinking Party Girl: When she brought a bottle of vodka at her girlfriend's sixteenth birthday party and ended up drunk.
- Girly Girl with a Tomboy Streak: Although being feminine, she's very loud, confident sometimes dumb, boisterous and straightforward and has chin-length hair.
- True Art Is Boring: Genuinely thinks that and dislikes museums.
A sweet, caring and cheerful trans girl who loves art, books designing clothes and baking. She's part of the Paris squad, a Tao, Aled and Charlie's long-time friend, Tao's Love Interest and eventually his girlfriend. She's one of the few characters who wears glasses. Her parents, Mariam and Richard, are very fond, supportive, loving but a bit overprotective and embarrassing.
- Ambiguously Brown: Averted Her mother comes from Egypt.
- Fashion Designer: Elle always wears nice outfits and is said to make many of her own clothes.
- Girly Girl: She likes wearing feminine clothes such as dresses, necklaces and straw hats, tends to blush a lot, is calm, caring and seems to like expressing her girly side.
- Letting Her Hair Down: When she feels relaxed, she tends to loosen her hair to Tao's delight.
- Quirky Curls: She has curly brown hair usually braided.
- The Gadfly: She enjoys teasing lovingly Tao about food and nicely Charlie with his feelings.
- Transgender: Elle is a young trans girl who came out at 14.
- Trans Tribulations: She has been bullied when she came out as trans at Truham, therefore transferred to Higgs, doesn't feel at ease to wear swimsuit and hasn't been to Egypt for 4 years because of the danger to be trans there.