Title: Maiden Speech
Fandom: No Job for a Lady/Doctor Who
Rating: U
Originally posted: 11 September 2007
Summary: Jean Price speaks to a meeting of prospective Labour parliamentary candidates, and provides some particularly helpful advice to one of them.
Disclaimer: All original works are copyright of their respective owners; I lay claim only to this particular story.
Notes: This fic crosses two television series: one quite well known, one far less well known. The less-known series is No Job for a Lady, a mid-1990s Penelope Keith star vehicle that provided some interesting (and occasionally trenchant) commentary on the unique problems of being a female Labour Member of Parliament at a time when that particular combination was far more of a rarity than it is today. As a result, the setting is sometime in the early 1990s -- say, early 1991, well before the 1992 General Election.

Maiden Speech )

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