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Woman's Hour

Bridget Christie; Midori Goto; Midwife shortages

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Comedian Bridget Christie, violinist Midori Goto, the impact of midwife shortages, and Virginia Woolf's 'Lappin and Lapinova'. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Christie
Interviewed Guest:
Midori Goto
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Linay
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Quarmby
Interviewed Guest:
Candy Sheridan
Interviewed Guest:
Janie Codona
Interviewed Guest:
Justine Picardie
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Simpson
Producer:
Shoku Amirani

Woman's Hour

Goldfrapp; Pope Joan; Delhi rape trial

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Goldfrapp's new album, the Delhi rape trial, campaigning parent bloggers, and Louise Brealey on Pope Joan. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Goldfrapp
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Brealey
Interviewed Guest:
Hayley Goleniowska
Interviewed Guest:
Jennie Henley
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Barr
Interviewed Guest:
Rupa Jha

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

Sheila Hancock; Engineering; Empty nesting and dependent children

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Sheila Hancock talks about her play Barking in Essex. Plus engineering for girls, and parents whose dependent children are leaving home for the first time to begin student life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Yewande Akinola
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Hoggard
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Conville

Woman's Hour

What should a good secondary school offer?

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tell us the difficulties you're facing in deciding what's best for your 11-year-old's education. What should a good secondary school offer? Jane Garvey takes your calls and emails. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

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

Midwives Special - live from the Liverpool Women's Hospital

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 midwives special, live from the Liverpool Women's Hospital, looking at vacancies and recruitment and what being a midwife in the modern NHS really involves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

Woman's Hour

Leyla Hussein and Nimco Ali; coding in schools; #YesAllWomen; Kate Millett

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

With Jenni Murray. Leyla Hussein and Nimco Ali from Daughters of Eve discuss their work as anti-FGM activists; coding lessons at state schools; and Laurie Penny on #YesAllWomen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Leyla Hussein
Interviewed Guest:
Nimco Ali
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Penny
Interviewed Guest:
Carrie Anne Philbin
Interviewed Guest:
Tamara Sword
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Rakoff
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Shorrocks
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Hesford

Woman's Hour

Women in the French Resistance; relatives with Alzheimer's; confessional journalism.

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The role of women in the French Resistance, visiting a relative with Alzheimer's, confessional journalism. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie La Tourelle
Interviewed Guest:
Rosemary Westwell
Interviewed Guest:
Bryony Gordon
Interviewed Guest:
Yvonne Roberts
Interviewed Guest:
Sean Smithson
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Hanna Diamond

Woman's Hour

Cressida Cowell; Young Foster Carers; Battle of Orgreave

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cressida Cowell talks about Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III. What is putting off younger foster carers? Lesley Boulton describes her memories of the Battle of Orgreave. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Cressida Cowell
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Boulton
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Kelly
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Pascale
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Lurie

Woman's Hour

Loneliness; Barbara Kruger; Honey & Co; Bad girls in fiction

Duration: 45 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, including conceptual artist Barbara Kruger, Honey & Co, bad girls in fiction, loneliness in parenthood, and women in archery. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Kruger
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Pilger
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Jane Unsworth
Interviewed Guest:
Itamar Srulovich
Interviewed Guest:
Sarit Packer
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyn Lazarus
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

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

Nicola Sturgeon; Jung Chang; Gone With the Wind

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

WH power-lister and deputy first minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon; Chinese cooking with writer Jung Chang; Gone With the Wind; and keeping safe while travelling at night. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sturgeon
Interviewed Guest:
Jung Chang
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Betts
Interviewed Guest:
Siwan Hayward
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Rachael Clawson
Interviewed Guest:
Sandie Keene
Producer:
Louise Corley

Woman's Hour

Christmas traditions; Digital nun; Childless by circumstance

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Your favourite Christmas traditions; In the kitchen with the digital nun; Coping with the festivities when you're childless by circumstance, not choice. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Wybourne
Interviewed Guest:
Jody Day
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Rape Crisis Centres; Women in Nigeria; Swedish parenting; Body image and self-esteem

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray looks at rape crisis centres, whether Swedish parenting is failing children, how the benefits of Nigeria's economic boom pass women by, and self-esteem and body image. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
David Eberhard
Interviewed Guest:
Anastasia de Waal
Interviewed Guest:
Saudatu Mahdi
Interviewed Guest:
Kathryn Szrodecki
Interviewed Guest:
Fatima Parker
Interviewed Guest:
Yvonne Traynor
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

Woman's Hour

Duchess of Cornwall on Shakespeare; Women in comedy; Teaching consent; Living to Over 100

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Duchess of Cornwall talks about Shakespeare in schools; women on comedy TV panel shows; teaching consent; and living to over 100. Jane Garvey presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Eaton
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Elvine
Interviewed Guest:
Cristina Odone
Interviewed Guest:
George Leeson
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Brand
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

Woman's Hour

Major Kate Philp; Vicki Wickham; Tongue-tie; Oxford grooming ring survivor

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Major Kate Philp's Antarctic expedition; Survivor of Oxford grooming ring; Music pioneer Vicki Wickham; Should professionals routinely check for tongue-tie? Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Philp
Interviewed Guest:
Vicki Wickham
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Newell
Interviewed Guest:
Kirsty Crumpton

Woman's Hour

The A-Z of Mrs P; Compensation for Libyan rape victims; Game Changers; Losing your mum

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A play about the woman who claimed to be responsible for London's first A-Z map, plus compensation for Libyan rape victims and the impact of losing your mother. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Cynthia Barlow
Interviewed Guest:
Carmel McConnell
Interviewed Guest:
Nabila Ramdani
Interviewed Guest:
Laila Bugaighis
Interviewed Guest:
Gwyneth Herbert
Interviewed Guest:
Diane Samuels
Interviewed Guest:
Rachael Chadwick
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Gray
Interviewed Guest:
Michele Hanson

Woman's Hour

Robotics in school; Part-time work; Richard Mabey; Game Changers

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

An award-winning all-girl competitive robotics team, Richard Mabey, what makes a game changer, and how does working part-time affect your earning power? With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Short
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Mabey
Interviewed Guest:
Frances O'Grady
Interviewed Guest:
Ayshea Buksh
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Aylett

Woman's Hour

The Crimson Field; Intersectionality; Caroline Murphy; Suffragette census boycott

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Professor Kimberlé Crenshaw, the woman who coined the term intersectionality, tells Jenni Murray why feminism can't ignore race. Plus the creator of WW1 drama The Crimson Field. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Kimberle Crenshaw
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Phelps
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Murphy
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Liddington
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Elliott-Nicholls
Producer:
Karen Dalziel