John Bercow holding football shirt with his name on it
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John Bercow: Female MPs put off PMQs by bad behaviour

The Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow has said several seasoned female MPs have told him the weekly Prime Minister's Questions is so rowdy they no longer take part.

It will add to concern that women are being put off going into politics due to what some see as chauvinistic attitudes in the Palace of Westminster.

Chris Mason spent a day with Mr Bercow.

  • 17 Apr 2014
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