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McIntosh accuses Tories of "ungentlemanly behaviour"

The Prime Minister and Opposition leader have clashed in the Commons today in a row over the deselection of the region's one female Conservative MP by her local committee.

Anne McIntosh has been a Conservative MP for Thirsk and Malton since 1997, but has been rejected as a candidate for the next General Election.

She has accused the Tories of "ungentlemanly behaviour".

Today David Cameron defended his party's treatment of women: