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Esther McVey: Cabinet females make good role models

16 July 2014 Last updated at 12:50 BST

One of the new members of who will sit in the cabinet has said the female ministers named in David Cameron's reshuffle can act as role models to young women.

Employment minister Esther McVey said increased media coverage had served to "highlight all those magnificent women" who were given high profile roles.