Cameron: Mantel 'wrong and misguided' about Kate

David Cameron has criticised author Hilary Mantel for describing the Duchess of Cambridge as being a "shop-window mannequin".

Speaking in India, the Prime Minister said: "While I think she has written some great books, I think this is totally wrong and misguided."

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PM: Novelist 'wrong' about Kate

David Cameron has described novelist Hilary Mantel's comments about the Duchess of Cambridge as "completely misguided and completely wrong". The double Booker Prize winner said she was a "shop-window mannequin" whose only purpose is to breed.