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All-male shortlists and selection panels will be banned in most UK senior civil service jobs in plans to try and increase the number of females in Whitehall. At present, women account for around half the civil service, just far fewer reach the top positions. Head of the Civil Service Sir Jeremy Heywood and Cabinet Off...
Labour press release Tristram Hunt MP, Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary, responding to the publication of the report by the Social Mobility and Child Poverty C...
Labour press release Ed Miliband appoints first Shadow Minister for Preventing Violence Against Women and Girls Seema Malhotra MP is joining the Shadow Home Aff...
Austin Mitchell called for an end to “undemocratic” all-women shortlists and said it was time that the Labour party let local constituencies “choose who they want”. ...
Labour press release Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities Gloria De Piero MP, said: "These figures reveal a depressing picture for women who want to ge...
Michael Fabricant called the current limit on gay blood donors of 12 months following unsafe sex - which doesn't apply to straight donors - "prejudiced and illogical...
19/08/2014 on Newsnight, BBC Two
15/08/2014 on The World At One, BBC Radio 4
28/07/2014 on Lorraine, ITV
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