Geri's model role for teenagers

13th November 1998 at 00:00
Role models such as ex-Spice Girl Geri Halliwell and actress Emma Thompson will spearhead a Government campaign to help teenage girls fulfil their potential.

Baroness Jay, the minister for women, said: "Girls outperform boys all the way to their mid-teens, but they then fall behind and too many fail to reach their potential."

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