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Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Internet Dating; Storme Toolis; Midori

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Going online in search of love, actress Storme Toolis on her new role in New Tricks, and the inspiration behind Blue Stockings, the debut play from Jessica Swale. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Midori undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Storme Toolis
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Lightman
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Swale
Interviewed Guest:
Emma LE Rees
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Lomas
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Marks and Spencer; Radio 3 World Routes Academy Fidan Hajiyeva

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Musician Fidan Hajiyeva; Is writing about books a matter of jobs for the boys? The power of female friendships; Just what should you really store in your fridge? With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Pool
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Cunningham
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Warner
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hingley
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Stothard
Interviewed Guest:
Dr Nathan Mayura
Interviewed Guest:
Jill De Nardo
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Graham
Interviewed Guest:
Colette McBeth
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Hayward
Interviewed Guest:
Fidan Hajiyeva
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

Woman's Hour

Stevie Nicks; Women in Rwandan elections; Infertility funding

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Stevie Nicks on her world tour with Fleetwood Mac, what elections in Rwanda mean for women, and should infertility treatment be funded by the NHS? Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Stevie Nicks
Interviewed Guest:
Cristina Odone
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Al Smith

Woman's Hour

Alison Balsom; Great Men Value Women; UKIP

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Great Men Value Women - a school initiative talking to teenage boys about masculinity. Plus trumpeter Alison Balsom, UKIP and women, and Noreena Hertz on making good decisions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Balsom
Interviewed Guest:
Janice Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Doc Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Ruimy
Interviewed Guest:
James Dawson
Interviewed Guest:
Noreena Hertz

Woman's Hour

Pussy Riot protest; Fertility and media headlines; Colourism

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Conditions in a Russian women's prison, hype and hope in reporting of fertility treatment, live opera singing, and discrimination against women of darker skin. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Pallot
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Sides
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Sherman
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

Woman's Hour

Maternity discrimination; Penal reformers; Cheating partners

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective, discussing maternity discrimination, penal reform campaigners, support for cheated partners, and author Rosemary Friedman's new book. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Rosalind Bragg
Interviewed Guest:
Rosemary Friedman
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Topham
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Griffiths
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Welch

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour Takeover

Episode 3: Naomi Alderman

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Guest editor Naomi Alderman celebrates some of the game-changing women in science and technology. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest:
Lis Howell
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Caldecott
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo-Lodge
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Paris Lees
Interviewed Guest:
Finn Mackay
Interviewed Guest:
Rivka Isaacson
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Mel C and Girl Power; Caitlin Moran; Beverley Knight

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Does today's new wave of popular feminism owe a debt to Girl Power? From MS and fibroids to fitness and healthy eating, it's the Woman's Hour Takeover, presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Chisholm
Interviewed Guest:
Caitlin Moran
Interviewed Guest:
Yacoub Khalaf
Interviewed Guest:
Bridgette York
Interviewed Guest:
Rivka Isaacson
Interviewed Guest:
Beverley Knight
Interviewed Guest:
Charles ffrench-Constant
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Quigley
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Georgina Goodman
Interviewed Guest:
Jeanette Crosland

Woman's Hour

Deborah Warner; Cook the Perfect Tapas; Lilian Pizzzichini

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Presented by Jenni Murray. Director of Testament of Mary, Deborah Warner; Lilian Pizzichini on her memoir Music Night at the Apollo; and Sam Clark on How to Cook the Perfect Tapas. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Lilian Pizzichini
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Warner
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Clark
Interviewed Guest:
Mausi Segun

Woman's Hour

Imelda May; the 'boomerang generation'; maternal depression

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Imelda May peforms live; how to cope if your grown-up kids still live at home; new research that says mums can suffer depression four years after giving birth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Dr Hannah Woolhouse
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Criado Perez
Interviewed Guest:
Imelda May
Interviewed Guest:
Anjula Mutanda
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Tina Day
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo-Lodge

Woman's Hour

Carly Simon; Manuals for men; Women diplomats

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Singer-songwriter Carly Simon from our Archive Collection. Plus childcare for disabled children, manuals for men, and why women were barred from being diplomats til after the war. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Dean Beaumont
Interviewed Guest:
J Haynes
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCarthy
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Batten
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman

Woman's Hour

Indira Varma; Is 60 is the new 40 and Having it All

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Indira Varma on playing the Queen of the Goths in Titus Andronicus. The psychological and health efects of body image on pregnant women and new mums. Plus is 60 the new 40? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Eva Wiseman
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Orbach
Interviewed Guest:
Maeve Haran
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Vincenzi
Interviewed Guest:
Indira Varma
Interviewed Guest:
Carrie Paechter

Woman's Hour

Dolly Parton - feminist icon? And poet Hollie McNish's Letter to an Unknown Soldier

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Why everyone loves Dolly Parton. A celebration of Ann Radcliffe's Gothic fiction. Combating loneliness. And poet Hollie McNish shares her contribution to a new WW1 memorial. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Pullinger
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Morales
Interviewed Guest:
Krissi Murison
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Wright
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Stott
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Ferguson
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Robbins

Woman's Hour

Hillary Clinton

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Hillary Clinton talks to Jenni Murray about life at the political top table, chronicled in her new book, Hard Choices. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Hillary Clinton
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Helge Rubinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Hillary Clinton

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Woman's Hour highlights. Hillary Clinton talks about her memoir. The impact of the successful prosecution of Rolf Harris. And how to protect the kids when you divorce or separate. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Hillary Clinton
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Marion Smullen
Interviewed Guest:
John Cameron
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Leach
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Mansfield
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney

Woman's Hour

Zoologist Lucy Cooke; Film director Deborah Perkin; The perfect Pad Thai noodles.

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Zoologist Lucy Cooke on how she managed to popularise the sloth. Film director Deborah Perkin talks about her latest project and cook the perfect noodles with Mimi Aye. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Abuja Habiba Adamu
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Perkin
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Bartley
Interviewed Guest:
Mari Takayanagi
Interviewed Guest:
Mimi Aye

Woman's Hour

Amy Tan; Baroness Hale; Women's sexual behaviour; Parliamentarian of the year

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray meets movelist Amy Tan and Baroness Hale, the most senior woman in the British judiciary. Plus women's sexual behaviour, and the Parliamentarians of the year. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Tan
Interviewed Guest:
Brenda Hale
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Orbach
Interviewed Guest:
Natascha Engel
Interviewed Guest:
Stella Creasy

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour; Mary J Blige; Baroness Hale

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week. Grammy-winner Mary J Blige, Supreme Court deputy president Baroness Brenda Hale, 'Bipolar Blogger' Charlotte Walker, and music from Birdy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary J Blige
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Fossey
Interviewed Guest:
Brenda Hale
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Mae O'Hagan
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Orbach
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Kirsteen Torrance
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Aldred
Interviewed Guest:
Birdy undefined

Woman's Hour

Winnie Mandela; Ulrika Jonsson

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Winnie Mandela speaking to Woman's Hour in 1986, WH power-lister Marisa Drew, and Elizabeth Truss MP on the 'gender gap that simply doesn't add up'. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Winnie Mandela
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Truss
Interviewed Guest:
Marisa Drew
Idea Originator:
Melanie Verwoerd
Interviewed Guest:
Ulrika Jonsson

Woman's Hour

Wendy and Peter Pan; Boarding kindergarten schools in China

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Wendy takes centre stage as Peter Pan gets a feminist makeover. China's boarding kindergarten schools. And how child support in South Africa is helping reduce HIV in young women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Lucie Cluver
Interviewed Guest:
Claudia Hammond
Interviewed Guest:
Ella Hickson
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Mavor