Programme Index

Discover 10,245,706 listings and 242,780 playable programmes from the BBC

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Mary Wilson; A Widow's Story

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mary Wilson - founding member of one of the most successful female singing groups in recording history, the Supremes. So called Plus Size Fashion - why isn't it better?

Lilian Gish, the First Lady of American Cinema from the Woman's Hour archive collection. The launch of the 2014 Woman's Hour Power List, which this year will focus on game changers. Two of our judges, Emma Barnett, The Telegraph Women's Editor, and Rachel Johnson, columnist and author, explain what they'll be looking for and how you can get involved.

World War One At Home: Kitty Morter describes the moment when music hall drag artist Vesta Tilley put her hand on her husband's shoulder and recruited him into the war effort.

As more female police officers fail their compulsory fitness test than male colleagues - how fair is it?

And two women discuss how a best friend relationship works when you are total opposites?

Presenter Jane Garvey
Producer Catrina Lear. Show less


Jane Garvey
Catrina Lear
Interviewed Guest:
Lilian Gish
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Natascha Engel
Interviewed Guest:
Jillian Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Craig Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Rob Price
Interviewed Guest:
Kitty Morter
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Barnett

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More