'Aim high, work hard': MP Liz Kendall encourages girls to speak up and be confident
In her latest column for the Leicester Mercury, Leicester West MP Liz Kendall urges girls to be confident, speak up and follow their dreams.
This week I took part in a brilliant "speed mentoring" event organised by the WOW (Women of the World) festival. Held to mark the International Day of the Girl, the event brought together 250 schoolgirls aged 11 to 18 with women in senior positions from different walks of life including engineering, sport, politics, the arts and media.
It was great to answer the girls' questions about what it's like being an MP and to share the lessons I've... read more
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