How The Chairperson Club scandal uncovered
The Chairwoman Club says it is to close following accusations that hostess were groped at its men-only annual benevolence dinner.
It said persisting monies would be distributed to children’s charities “in an efficient manner”.
There was widespread outrage following claims about the contest by an undercover FT reporter, and kindness said they would render past donations.
It also led to the acquiescence of a Department for Education director.
The only women at last Thursday’s event at the Dorchester Hotel in center London, which was attended by elderly people in business and finance, were hired hostesses.