Last week Guido revealed Downing Street were drumming up political, business and celebrity support for the Remain campaign to coincide with International Women’s Day. Well, that day has come and who have they signed up? Nicky Morgan, Stella Creasy, Miriam Clegg and June Sarpong. Yes, really.
If you crunch the numbers to produce an in depth statistical analysis of how Britain’s female Prime Ministers would vote, these are the results:
As Rachel Sylvester recalled in February:
“I asked her at a lunch in the late-1990s whether she was in favour of Britain leaving the EU. She fixed me with a long, hard stare — more Paddington Bear than Derek Zoolander — and paused before replying: ‘Yes, I think I am.'”
“In politics, if you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask a woman…”