Dr. Meryl Kenny discusses women’s representation and the 2015 GE on BBC Radio Leicester

Dr. Meryl Kenny discusses women’s representation in the run up to the 2015 General Election on BBC Radio Leicester

Dr Meryl KennyDr Meryl Kenny from the Department of Politics and International Relations recently appeared on BBC Radio Leicester to discuss women’s political representation in the run-up to the 2015 General Election.

Dr. Kenny talked about the low numbers of women candidates selected in Leicestershire and Rutland, the obstacles to women standing for political office in the UK, and the prospects for women’s political representation after 7 May.

You can listen to the full interview here (starting at 1:23:40).

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