Nancy Astor

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So let’s be clear on this, healthy people and sociable women are bad for us. Glad to clear that up
In a Word . . .

I have a weakness for off-the-cuff political wit. A master, of course, was Winston Churchill. For instance, when an MP blurted angrily, “Mr Churchill,(...)

Trade unionist Delia Larkin signing the Anti-Conscription Pledge at City Hall, April 1918. Photograph: National Library

Dáil Éireann: The First 100 Years, 1919-2019 Tuesday, December 11th; Royal Irish Academy, Dawson Street, Dublin; €20/€10 The Houses of the Oireachtas (...)

Britain’s Home Secretary Amber Rudd’s speaks after retaining her seat at a counting centre for Britain’s general election in Hastings. Photograph: Reuters

There will be a record number of female MPs in the House of Commons after at least 207 women were elected in Thursday’s general election. The 2017 pa(...)