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Woman's Hour

How to cast Mary, Jayalalithaa Jayaram

Duration: 41 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Choosing Mary for the School Nativity. Plus India's iron lady Jayalalithaa Jayaram, 60 Years of the National Childbirth Trust and life after forced marriage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rohini Mohan
Interviewed Guest:
Yogita Limaye
Interviewed Guest:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Cooke-Hodgson
Interviewed Guest:
Elena Carter

Woman's Hour

Lying about your age, Sex education, MP Naz Shah on community cohesion

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

MP Naz Shah on community cohesion. Plus why some women lie about their age, gender pay equity in sport and whether complusory SRE would tackle sexual harassment in school. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Naz Shah
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Edwina Ings-Chambers
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Gordon
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Syed
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Elli Moody
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Laverne

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Novelist Maggie O'Farrell on her new memoir, planned legal changes to support domestic violence survivors' right to vote, and advice on how to cope with migraines. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie O'Farrell
Interviewed Guest:
Nikki Rees
Interviewed Guest:
Brooke Erin Duffy
Interviewed Guest:
Sian Hawkins
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Skidmore
Interviewed Guest:
Kirstie Allsopp
Interviewed Guest:
Lydia Ruffles
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Weatherall
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyn Harris
Producer:
Olivia Cope

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Lily Allen on highs and lows of fame, Pension and divorce, Cook the perfect flatbread

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Lily Allen on the highs and lows of fame. Getting your child in to your preferred school. Pensions and divorce. The art of lateral cooking. And Vika Bull on playing Etta James. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Woman's Hour

Podcasts for 2016, Women voters and the EU referendum

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey hears about the podcasts to listen to in 2016 and what women voters make of the EU referendum, and young women talk about moving to the UK as teenagers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Ruth Watts
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Mattinson
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Zaltzman
Interviewed Guest:
Miranda Sawyer
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Wilby
Interviewed Guest:
Susanna Abse

Woman's Hour

Claudia Winkleman, Romesh and Shanthi Ranganathan, Frank Gardner and Odette Toilette

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni and Jane host a Christmas party with Claudia Winkleman, comedian Romesh Ranganathan, his mother Shanthi, scent expert Odette Toilette and BBC correspondent Frank Gardner. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Claudia Winkleman
Interviewed Guest:
Romesh Ranganathan
Interviewed Guest:
Shanthi Ranganathan
Interviewed Guest:
Frank Gardner
Interviewed Guest:
Lizzie Ostrom
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Lascelles
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Collingwood
Interviewed Guest:
Tommy Ng

Woman's Hour

Jo Brand, Gender pay gap reporting, Queen bees, US presidential debate

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jo Brand talks about her social work sitcom. Plus, new regulations on reporting gender differences in pay, and the society hostesses who wielded soft-power between the World Wars. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Brand
Interviewed Guest:
Sian Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Codd
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Jeanes
Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Bamberger

Woman's Hour

Letitia Wright, Women and mental health, Jazz Age fashion

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Actress Letitia Wright on her first leading film role starring in Urban Hymn. Plus why women need gender specific mental health services and celebrating Jazz Age fashion. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Letitia Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Bamberger
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Sacks-Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley McNicholas
Interviewed Guest:
Dennis Nothdruft
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Reeves

Woman's Hour

Teen pregnancy, Moving house, Rosie Ayliffe

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Teen pregnancy rates, Rosie Ayliffe's campaign following her daughter Mia's killing in Australia, author Nell Zink, how one listener moved on from her family home. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Alison Hadley
Interviewed Guest:
Sharon Taaffe
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Ayliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Zink
Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Breastfeeding - All, nothing or somewhere in between

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Why are breastfeeding rates so low in Britain? Are women being given the right kind of help? Does it matter? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Pat Hoddinott
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Byam-Cook

Woman's Hour

The Chain - Aimee Mullins, Romance fraud, Will A-level politics drop feminism?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents the programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Aimee Mullins is the latest interviewee in The Chain, and we hear from women hit by romance fraud. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Tamsin Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Woodall
Interviewed Guest:
Meryl Kenny
Interviewed Guest:
Frances O'Grady
Interviewed Guest:
June Eric Udorie
Interviewed Guest:
Aimee Mullins

Woman's Hour

Childcare, Composer Anne Dudley, Children of alcoholics, Craft prize

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey hosts the programme, including the launch of a new series on children of alcoholics. Plus Anne Dudley, who has just won an Ivor Novello award for her songwriting. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Presenter:
Jo Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Dudley
Interviewed Guest:
Rosy Greenlees

Woman's Hour

Children and trauma, Charlotte Harris at Chelsea, Children of alcoholics, Tasha Eurich

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How do you talk to children about terrorism? Hilary, the adult child of an alcoholic tells her story. Charlotte Harris at the Chelsea Flower Show, Tasha Eurich on self-awareness. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Reporter:
Jo Morris
Producer:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Sunny Kleo
Interviewed Guest:
Nicky Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Tasha Eurich

Woman's Hour

Sheryl Sandberg, Diana Quick, Alcoholics, Trauma

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Sheryl Sandberg on dealing with grief; Diana Quick on starring in Babette's Feast; experience of 22-year-old Jackie whose father died as a result of his drinking. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sheryl Sandberg
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Quick
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Phillips

Woman's Hour

Fearne Cotton

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Presenter Fearne Cotton, Vera Baird QC and Northumbria police and crime commissioner, WH archive: female village police officer 1985, and singer-songwriter Tanita Tikaram. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Fearne Cotton
Interviewed Guest:
Vera Baird
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Price
Interviewed Guest:
Tanita Tikaram
Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Woman's Hour

Caring for a child with disabilities, Clover Stroud, Female police officers

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Listener Nakita's upbeat story of caring for her disabled son Nayan, how to deal with physical violence as a carer, Clover Stroud on her memoir and life as a female police officer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Noble
Interviewed Guest:
Yvonne Newbold
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Procter
Interviewed Guest:
Clover Stroud
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Is pink being redefined by fashion? Siblings and the care of elderly parents; Aid workers and sexual violence

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Why pink is the colour of the season for men and women. How do siblings share the care of their parents in old age? Aid workers and sexual violence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kassia St Clair
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Monnington Boddy
Interviewed Guest:
Megan Norbert
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Plumridge

Woman's Hour

Profile of Marion Marechal-Le Pen, The Chain - Siofra Campbell, Seasonal dating

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents the programme that offers a female perspective on the world. A look at National Front MP Marion Marechal-Le Pen and her appeal to the far right in France. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Tracey Ullman, Shami Chakrabarti

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tracey Ullman on her new sketch show. Shami Chakrabarti on stepping down as director of Liberty. Bee Wilson on how we learn to eat. A cycle courier's story. Vegan cook Aine Carlin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Ullman
Interviewed Guest:
Shami Chakrabarti
Interviewed Guest:
Bee Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Chappell
Interviewed Guest:
Jude Rogers
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Sutherland
Interviewed Guest:
Aine Carlin