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On 14th December 1918 women voted for the first time in Britain, and in the same year, the first female MP was elected. To commemorate this historic occasion, all 209 female MPs had portraits taken by female photographers. The exhibition is currently on display in Portcullis House on the Parliamentary Estate. Phoebe Kiely took my […]Read More
I was photographed with TV’s Bill Oddie last week Parliament who is championing Campaign to Ban Trophy Hunting Hunting animals for the pleasure of putting their heads on walls is obscene and disgusting. Trophy hunting is having a direct impact on the conservation status of some of the worlds most endangered wildlife, and we […]Read More
Juries may need to be scrapped in rape trials because of the dominance of ‘rape myths’ in society and the shockingly low charging and conviction rates. Ann Coffey, MP for Stockport, will call in Parliament today for an urgent independent inquiry into the crisis engulfing the criminal justice system’s approach to rape cases. This would […]Read More