Conservative MP Janet Fookes looks unimpressed during an interview with the BBC on election night in 1970 - 18 June 1970
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How not to interview a 'lady MP'

BBC presenters Robin Day and Cliff Michelmore convey the social attitude towards female MPs during coverage of the 1970 election night.

This video is part of an article about the history of the BBC's election night coverage, which you can read here.

  • 06 May 2015