Dame Helen Ghosh said the Prime Minister surrounded himself with a male-dominated “network of friends”, including members of the notorious Bullingdon Club at Oxford University, that was “difficult” for women politicians to penetrate. Full story.
Follow-up reports in the Times, Guardian, Mail, FT, Sun, Mirror, Independent, Telegraph.
Guido Fawkes’ blog.
Spectator Steerpike blog: ‘Dame Helen Ghosh’s words about women and David Cameron’s government have put Downing Street backs up this afternoon.’
Telegraph Women: ‘The Prime Minister really has been issued his final warning about his ‘women’s problem’ by Dame Helen Ghosh’.
Telegraph Comment: ‘Women can network – just not David Cameron’s way’.