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Woman's Hour

Parent Bloggers; Britain's Youngest Barrister; French Feminists

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Parents who blog about their children and why they do it. The French feminists lobbying President Francois Hollande for women to be treated as national heroes. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanor Catton

Woman's Hour

Teenage reading; Inheritance law; Antarctic commander; Botox and incontinence

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The commander of the British Antarctic Survey, a campaign to change the laws of succession, Botox injections for urinary incontinence, and how couples should share housework. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Agnieszka Fryckowska

Woman's Hour

Harriet Harman; Prioritising partners over children; Male genitalia on TV

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Labour deputy leader and WH powerlister Harriet Harman MP on her life in politics. Plus should you put your relationship with your partner ahead of your children? With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Harman
Interviewed Guest:
Gub Neal
Interviewed Guest:
Bim Adewumni
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew G Marshall

Woman's Hour

Verdi's heroines; Conservative women; Ladybeard Magazine; Giving advice

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jessica Cottis on Verdi's Gilda, plus women and party politics, and Ladybeard magazine. Jane Garvey presents the programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Cottis

Woman's Hour

Waris Dirie; Ada Lovelace Day

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Supermodel and campaigner Waris Dirie, practical ways to recover well from illness, a celebration of Ada Lovelace Day, and the latest report on conditions in Holloway Prison. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Anand
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Hardwick
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Sharman-Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Daria Cyvulska
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Palmer
Interviewed Guest:
Waris Dirie
Interviewed Guest:
Frances Goodheart
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Reeves

Woman's Hour

Alexandra Roach; Dr Clare Gerada; Obesity; 'Pretty or Ugly' videos

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Dr Clare Gerada, chair of the Royal College of GPs talks to Jane Garvey about her career. Plus how doctors should give advice on obesity, and a look into 'pretty or ugly' websites. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Gerada
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Love
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Orwin

Woman's Hour

Cressida Dick; Philomena Lee; Savages

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

WH powerlister and assistant commissioner Cressida Dick, the phenomenon of gaslighting, and the real Philomena Lee, whose story is being told in a new film starring Judi Dench. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Cressida Dick
Interviewed Guest:
Philomena Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Forbes
Interviewed Guest:
Susanna Abse
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Thompson

Woman's Hour

Tine Thing Helseth; Sarah Solemani; Daisy Waugh; Naomi Gryn on starting a family after 40

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth, author Daisy Waugh on '20s Hollywood, Naomi Gryn on giving birth after 40, comedian and writer Sarah Solemani, and talking therapies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Tine Thing Helseth
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Solemani

Woman's Hour

Where Have All the Good Nuns Gone?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey on negative stereotypes of nuns on TV and film. Plus Cecelia Ahern on her latest book How to Fall in Love, and WH power-lister Mary Curnock Cook, chief exec of UCAS. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Curnock Cook
Interviewed Guest:
Phumzile Mlamgo-Ngcuka
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Lynda Dearlove
Interviewed Guest:
Cecelia Ahern

Woman's Hour

Mona Eltahawy; Randi Zuckerberg; Pregnancy and mental health

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 female perspective, talking to Mona Eltahawy and Randi Zuckerberg, plus looking at pregnancy and mental health, and changing role models for girls. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mona Eltahawy
Interviewed Guest:
Holly Baxter
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel de Souza
Interviewed Guest:
Randi Zuckerberg
Interviewed Guest:
Liz McDonald

Woman's Hour

Mary Beard; Harriet Green; Michelle Young

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

An advent treat from Mary Beard, businesswoman Harriet Green, and the return of the scrunchie. Jane Garvey presents the female perspective on the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Young
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Thackery
Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Green
Interviewed Guest:
Leillah Sekalala
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Jane Butchart

Woman's Hour

Penelope Leach; PowerLister Barbara Judge; Self-harm in women prisoners

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

What is the best way to care for children in the early years? Psychologist Penelope Leach is among the guests. Plus, women who self-harm in prisons. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Patricia Leach
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Judge
Interviewed Guest:
James Morton

Woman's Hour

Divorce phone-in

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents a phone-in discussing how to be happy after divorce or separation, with experiences, tips and post-split advice from listeners. Show more

Contributors

Woman's Hour

Resolutions; Caring For An Ex; Eva Dolan

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Why bother with New Year resolutions? Taking on the care of an ex-partner - a Woman's Hour listener and Carers UK discuss the issues. Eva Dolan on her debut novel, Long Way Home. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Eclair
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Holzhausen
Interviewed Guest:
Eva Dolan
Interviewed Guest:
Ayesha Kariapper
Interviewed Guest:
Dwi Faiz
Interviewed Guest:
Anis Hidayah
Interviewed Guest:
Tania Branigan

Woman's Hour

How do you feel when you look in the mirror?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How do you feel when you look in the mirror? How much is your self-worth caught up in the way you look? And why can so many of us not stop worrying about it? With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Orbach
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Burnell
Editor:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Men and body image; Emilia Fox and Emma Fielding; Talking about suicide

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Emilia Fox and Emma Fielding talk about a new play about feminism. And we hear how men feel about their body image and how it affects their self-esteem. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Emilia Fox
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Fielding
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Milford Haven
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Austen
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Diedrichs
Interviewed Guest:
Glen Jankowski
Editor:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Women's magazines; The Archers' June Spencer; Yvette Cooper on sex education

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey talks to three editors of women's magazines about how they balance their responsibilities to their readers with producing something they want to read. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Smosarski
Interviewed Guest:
Trish Halpin
Interviewed Guest:
Lebby Eyres
Interviewed Guest:
Yvette Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
June Spencer
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Hope
Interviewed Guest:
Anber Raz
Editor:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Women and Homophobia in Russia; Fashion and Gardens; Couples in Fiction

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Homophobia in Russia and how it is affecting women; literary couples - happy ever after?; Beth Chatto - a treat from the archive; fashion and gardens; breast cancer and older women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Liz MacKean
Interviewed Guest:
Tanya Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
Beth Chatto
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Shulman
Interviewed Guest:
Jojo Moyes
Interviewed Guest:
Samantha Ellis
Interviewed Guest:
Maureen Baker
Interviewed Guest:
Delyth Morgan

Woman's Hour

Caring for Parents

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey talks to Carol Lee about the difficulties, practical and emotional, of caring for elderly parents long-distance. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Lee

Woman's Hour

Nadine Mortimer-Smith; Prostitution; Women of the World

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Soprano Nadine Mortimer-Smith. Former sex workers explain why they're keen on proposals to criminalise paying for sex. And young people at the Women of the World Festival. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Moran
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Mortimer-Smith