Throughout March the Prime Minister and Number 10 will be celebrating the achievements of British women to coincide with the 99th International Women’s Day, on 8 March.
South African state visit
South African President Jacob Zuma is visiting Number 10 this morning as part of his three day state visit to the UK.
Yesterday, Gordon Brown joined the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh in welcoming the South African President at a ceremony held at Horseguards Parade in Whitehall.
The PM also attended a State Banquet for the President last night.
More on President Zuma’s visit to Number 10 shortly.