Blair's babes

Blair's babes

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) informal (in Britain) the female Members of Parliament elected as part of Prime Minister Tony Blair's Labour government in 1997
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They are called Blair's babes but Maggie created them.
Like Blair's Babes they will be totally counter-productive.
Like Blair's Babes, they will be totally counter-productive.
They change their name from Blair's Babes to Brown's Backstabbers.
MOVE over Blair's babes - an Ulster beauty queen set pulses racing in the corridors of power yesterday.
They used to be called Blair's Babes and they're now Alan's Assets - and he's always been known as an asset stripper.
Ms Hughes joins that undistinguished, untalented bunch of Blair's Babes (or should that be Boobies) which includes Hazel Blears who's recently taken to posing in bike leathers.
And she entered Parliament and, as one of Blair's Babes, became, in succession, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, Minister for Education at the Scottish Office, Minister of Transport, Minister at the Department of Trade and Industry and, finally, the first female Secretary of State for Scotland.
When asked about Blair's Babes - the term coined for Labour's 101 female MPs - she snorts: "I've never, ever come across a single woman in Parliament who likes that title.
The pounds 10m extra needed for the Cutty Sark - that's on top of the pounds 25m that was being spent hand over fist before the blaze - is exactly the amount Blair's Babes should be stumping up to complete their rightful share of the 08 costs.
Blair's Babes were enough to convince me that these issues shouldn't be forced.
In 1997 it was all about Blair's babes but, in 2005, female politicians seem a bit thin on the ground.