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Free Thinking

International Women's Day

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Performance poet Hollie McNish and composer Emily Hall join Anne McElvoy to explore everyday life as creative inspiration. Plus the 17th-century bestseller Mother's Blessing. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Pearson
Interviewed Guest:
Edwina Attlee
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Pearson
Interviewed Guest:
Ailsa Grant Ferguson
Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Producer:
Jane Thurlow

Loose Ends

Julie Felix, Ben Fogle, Hari Dhillon, Ned Boulting, Robin Ince, Sarah Gillespie

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Clive Anderson is joined by Julie Felix, Ben Fogle, Hari Dhillon, Ned Boulting, Robin Ince and Sarah Gillespie for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Felix
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Fogle
Interviewed Guest:
Hari Dhillon
Interviewed Guest:
Robin Ince
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Gillespie
Producer:
Jane Thurlow

Woman's Hour

Angelina Jolie and William Hague

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Angelina Jolie and William Hague on ending sexual violence in conflict, and Gugu Mbatha Raw on her new film, Belle. Plus manuals for men with Tim Dowling and workplace stress. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Angelina Jolie
Interviewed Guest:
William Hague
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Atim
Interviewed Guest:
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Jay Haynes
Interviewed Guest:
Dean Beaumont
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Almuth McDowell
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Tongue
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Heade
Performer:
Yasmine Hamdan

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Juliette Binoche; Midwives; Victoria Coren

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Juliette Binoche. Midwife shortages in England. Victoria Coren Mitchell on her latest European Poker Tour win. Game Changer, Julie Bailey, NHS whistleblower. Breton stripes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Cathy Atherton
Interviewed Guest:
Cathy Warwick
Interviewed Guest:
Dan Poulter
Interviewed Guest:
Juliette Binoche
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Coren Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Rickey
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Bailey
Interviewed Guest:
Celia Birtwell
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Harper
Interviewed Guest:
Ellen Harper

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour in Scotland

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Is the independence referendum an issue for women? MS research and care at the Anne Rowling clinic. Composer Sally Beamish on how Scotland has inspired her music. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sturgeon
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Davidson
Interviewed Guest:
Selma Rahman
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Heaney
Interviewed Guest:
Lora Bedford
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Siddarthan Chandran
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Lyle
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Beamish

Woman's Hour

Jo Pavey, Helen McCrory

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week, presented by Jane Garvey. Including Jo Pavey, Helen McCrory, encouraging girls into vocational courses, and eating disorders and older women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Pavey
Interviewed Guest:
Austin Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman
Interviewed Guest:
Ivana Bartoletti
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Nia Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Rachael Carr
Interviewed Guest:
Tiana Locker
Interviewed Guest:
Marion Plant
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCrory
Interviewed Guest:
Susanna White
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Keel
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Walker

Woman's Hour

Rochdale abuse; Helen Sharman; TV violence and women

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Royal Ballet principal dancer Leanne Benjamin on retirement, and one father reacts to the Rochdale council report into how it failed to protect his daughter. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Woman's Hour

Celebrating Extraordinary Women

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey hears the inspiring stories of women who have taken on the challenges that life has thrown at them by mentoring, campaigning, running a highland farm and paraclimbing. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Rona Cant
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Yirrell
Interviewed Guest:
Della Phillips
Interviewed Guest:
Fran Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Judy Fairbairns
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Rowley
Interviewed Guest:
Kelly Edmonds
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

Woman's Hour

Ute Lemper; Dana Stabenow

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Ute Lemper on her latest song cycle, crime writer Dana Stabenow, the 18th-century inventor of Coadestone, and are women in The Apprentice as catty as they seem? With Samira Ahmed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Heggessey
Interviewed Guest:
Saira Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Sharon Mavin
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Stanford
Interviewed Guest:
Ute Lemper
Interviewed Guest:
Dana Stabenow

Woman's Hour

Jessica Hynes; Ute Lemper; Women in The Apprentice

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jessica Hynes on new comedy Up the Women, Facebook agree to tackle gender based hate speech, women on The Apprentice, Barking Blondes, Ute Lemper and the allure of Rita Hayworth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Bates
Interviewed Guest:
Fran Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Saira Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Heggessey
Interviewed Guest:
Sharon Mavin
Interviewed Guest:
David Benedict
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Hanson
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Hynes
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Good
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Webb
Interviewed Guest:
Ute Lemper
Producer:
Shoku Amirani

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Debbie Harry; Censoring the internet; Kanya King

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Debbie Harry on Blondie, style and still touring 30 years on. Plus, stress at work and breast cancer - does evidence of a reported link stack up? Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Woman's Hour

Mary Portas

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mary Portas and high street heroines. Why are more women not on Rich Lists? Is the violence in BBC One's Happy Valley too much? Reviving the lost art of conversation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Leary
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Portas
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Stammers
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Masih Alinejad
Interviewed Guest:
Tanni Grey-Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Kessel
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Wainwright
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Schindler
Interviewed Guest:
Colleen Lynch
Interviewed Guest:
David King
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Tizzard
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Boardman
Interviewed Guest:
Olivia Fane

Woman's Hour

Three Girls, Living with a terminal illness, Juggling care and work

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Maxine Peake and former sexual health worker Sara Rowbotham on bringing the experience of girls groomed and sexually abused in Rochdale to the screen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Rowbotham
Interviewed Guest:
Maxine Peake
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Bourne
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Keech
Producer:
Jane Thurlow

Woman's Hour

Spring gardening, Succulents, Botanical cocktails

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey visits Hyde Hall in Essex with Alys Fowler to discuss spring flowers, vegetable gardens, succulents and foraging. They also enjoy botanical cocktails with Lottie Muir. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Alys Fowler
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Oliver
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Robbirt
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Cutmore
Interviewed Guest:
Lottie Muir
Producer:
Jane Thurlow

Woman's Hour

Bananarama look back on their 80s heyday

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Bananarama discuss their appeal to teenagers in the 80s. Julie Bindel proposes the abolition of the global sex trade. Diabulimia. Ella Fitzgerald digitally remastered. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Siobhan Fahey
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Dallin
Interviewed Guest:
Keren Woodward
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Bindel
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Watson
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Stanton
Interviewed Guest:
Eve Pollard
Interviewed Guest:
Juliette Pochin
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Carson
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Grecian

Woman's Hour

Planning funerals, Camila Batmanghelidjh, Amy Cuddy

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Including discussion on planning a good funeral and the first broadcast interview of Kids Company founder Camila Batmanghelidjh. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Freud
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Chalmers
Interviewed Guest:
Camila Batmanghelidjh
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Kendall
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Kalanithi
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Cuddy
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish

Woman's Hour

Zika virus, Leaving care, Pain study, Kat Arney

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The impact of Zika fever on pregnant women and their babies in Brazil and the Americas. A teenager talks about leaving foster care. Plus research into hormones and pain relief. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Jane Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Vincent
Interviewed Guest:
Kat Arney

Woman's Hour

A celebration of the classic children's picture book, Five Minutes Peace by Jill Murphy

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week, presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Uzo Aduba, Caitlin Moran, Carrie Underwood

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Two-time Emmy award-winning actress Uzo Aduba talks about her latest role in the theatre production The Maids. Plus Caitlin Moran on her Moranifesto and Carrie Underwood performs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Uzo Aduba
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Edwards
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqui Dyer
Interviewed Guest:
Caitlin Moran
Interviewed Guest:
Carrie Underwood
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Toorpakai
Interviewed Guest:
Clara Greed
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Donnell

Woman's Hour

Princess Diana and her impact on black women

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

On the twentieth anniversary of the death of Princess Diana, what was her influence on black women? Plus Robert Webb on masculinity and Deanie Parker on her work at Stax Records. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Chaedria LaBouvier
Interviewed Guest:
Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Rampen
Interviewed Guest:
Joyce McMillan
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Webb
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Snapes
Interviewed Guest:
Bolu Babalola
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Knapton
Interviewed Guest:
Emily McGrath
Interviewed Guest:
Deanie Parker