Here are my six top gift picks for your political pal that are sure to win you a New Year’s drink in Strangers. Continue reading The top 6 Christmas gifts for your political pal
Former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was named on Monday as a contender on the long list of scientists nominated to be the new face of the £50 note. Continue reading Thatcher – The face of the 50?
The financial cost of working towards getting on the candidates list, being selected and then campaigning to win your seat, undoubtedly prices potential would-be candidates out of running for office. Continue reading Campaign finance is a barrier to female candidates
At yesterday’s ‘Women in Work’ conference held by Bright Blue, the Secretary of State for International Development and the Minister for Women and Equalities, Penny Mordaunt delivered the keynote speech where she proclaimed that “to fight injustice, we need a strong economy” and that helping women in the workplace is a vital part of that. “We need to broaden out the work of the Government … Continue reading Mordaunt: “We need to focus on women at every stage of their lives”
MPs have been asked to invite a female constituent to an event tomorrow in Parliament to celebrate one hundred years of women being able to stand for Parliament. The event is organised by 50:50 Parliament with the support of the Jo Cox Foundation, Fawcett Society and the Centenary Action Group. November 21st marks one hundred years since the Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act, which gave … Continue reading 100 Years After Parliament (Qualification of Women) Act #AskHerToStand
From patient to pharma, everyone involved in the health service stands to benefit from closing the NHS leadership gender gap — and there has never been a better time to act. Continue reading Closing the NHS gender gap will help build the health service of the future
The Prime Minister finished her speech on a high, speaking about the confidence with which the country will move forward so that “together, we can secure our future prosperity, now and for generations to come”. Continue reading May: We can secure our future prosperity, now and for generations to come.