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Woman's Hour

Cosmetic Surgery

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Investigating why women have cosmetic surgery and how the industry is regulated. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Melanie Abbott
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Neustatter
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqueline Sanchez Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Rajiv Grover
Interviewed Guest:
Rosemary Leonard
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Spivey
Interviewed Guest:
Suzanne Turner
Interviewed Guest:
Charlie Fouracres

Woman's Hour

Teen revision

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How to help your teenager revise for exams, war photographer Linda Kitson, how alcohol affects divorce proceedings and playing a 17-year-old when you are in your 50s. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Cobbald
Interviewed Guest:
Margot Leicester
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Hardcastle
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ball
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Guillon
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Jarvis
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Kitson
Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Woman's Hour

Hollie McNish, Amy Cuddy, First love, Women's global health

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Poet Hollie McNish talks to Jenni about motherhood and the things nobody tells you. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Robyn Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Cuddy
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish

Woman's Hour

Emma Bridgewater, New female politicians in Iran, Are you turning into your mother?

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Emma Bridgewater on her use of pattern, new female politicians in Iran, Aizzah Fatima talks about her one-woman play, and are you turning into your mother? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Bridgewater
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Manson-Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Myira Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Aizzah Fatima
Interviewed Guest:
Erica Gould
Interviewed Guest:
Rana Rahimpour

Woman's Hour

Shakespeare's mothers and sons, When should you go public about sexism?

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Is it always appropriate to speak out in public about sexist behaviour? Plus Shakepeare's portrayal of mothers and sons and the history of criminalising prostitution. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Bates
Interviewed Guest:
Edwina Currie
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Posthill
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Hallie Rubenhold
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Laite

Woman's Hour

30/05/2016

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.

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Ferrari
Interviewed Guest:
Camilla Long
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanor Mills
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Zing Tsjeng

Woman's Hour

The future of feminism; Patricia Clarkson; Marina Benjamin

Duration: 45 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. The future of feminism, Patricia Clarkson on Learning To Drive, and Marina Benjamin on turning 50. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Smethers
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Lola Okolosie
Interviewed Guest:
Patricia Clarkson
Interviewed Guest:
Marina Benjamin
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Tobin
Interviewed Guest:
Celia Dodd

Woman's Hour

Leaving prison

Duration: 41 minutes

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

Available for over a year

We hear from a woman as she leaves prison, the theatre director Katie Mitchell and speak to Tara Sephiri Far about women in Iran. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Tara Sephiri Far
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Claire Sweeney
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Midorikawa

Woman's Hour

Adwoa Aboah, Children and antidepressants, Clare Bowen

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni talks to British model Adwoa Aboah, we hear music from Nashville performer Clare Bowen and discuss why record numbers of children are being prescribed antidepressants. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Adwoa Aboah
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Bowen
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Esten
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Stokes-Lampard
Interviewed Guest:
Selin Kiazim
Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Woman's Hour

Rossy De Palma and women in Pedro Almodovar's films

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Rossy De Palma on Pedro Almodovar's films. How having a child affects the gender pay gap. Anna Pasternak on Boris Pasternak's lover. Improvisation from pianist Gabriela Montero. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Robert Joyce
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Smethers
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Delgado
Interviewed Guest:
Rossy de Palma
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriela Montero
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Pasternak
Presenter:
Jane Garvey

Woman's Hour

Maddy Hill, Women in local politics, Emotionally distant fathers

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Maddy Hill, women in local politics, emotionally distant fathers, author Charlotte Mendelson on her garden and Meg Rosoff on returning to her adolescent love of horses. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Smethers
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Casebourne
Interviewed Guest:
Maddy Hill
Interviewed Guest:
David Cohen
Interviewed Guest:
Eamon McCrory
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mendelson
Interviewed Guest:
Meg Rosoff

Last Word

A screenwriter, a champagne maker, a learning disabilities campaigner, a president, a Welsh poet and a music producer

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on novelist and screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, champagne maker Henri Krug, learning disabilities campaigner Mabel Cooper, and Liberian president Moses Blah. Show more

Contributors

Woman's Hour

Cabinet reshuffle; Britpop; Warsan Shire; Marcus Setchell

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Who's who in the cabinet reshuffle. 20 years on from Britpop - where were all the women? Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Gillan
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Whiley
Interviewed Guest:
Sonya Madan
Interviewed Guest:
Marcus Setchell
Interviewed Guest:
Warsan Shire

Last Word

A British composer, a Northern Irish MP, a Romanian architect, a German mayor and a British supercentenarian

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Matthew Bannister remembers composer Sir John Tavener, SDLP MP Eddie McGrady, Romanian architect Anca Petrescu and German mayor Manfred Rommel. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
David Montgomery

Last Word

Paul Ausseresses, Olivia Robertson, Noel Woodall, Hugh de Wardener, Junior Murvin

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on General Paul Aussaressess, Archpriestess Olivia Robertson, car number plate expert Noel Woodall, kidney specialist Hugh de Wardener and singer Junior Murvin. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Agnes Poirier
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Currey
Interviewed Guest:
Cressida Pryor
Interviewed Guest:
Quentin Willson
Interviewed Guest:
Gabrielle de Wardener
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Schrier
Interviewed Guest:
David Katz

Last Word

Peter O'Toole, Lord Roberts of Conwy, Colin Wilson, Joan Fontaine, Ronnie Briggs

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Matthew Bannister on actor Peter O'Toole, Welsh Office Minister Lord Roberts of Conwy, author Colin Wilson, actress Joan Fontaine, Great Train robber Ronnie Biggs. Show more

Contributors

Last Word

Roger Lloyd Pack, Prof Julian B Rotter, Hiroo Onoda, Rae Woodland, Ariel Sharon

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Matthew Bannister remembers actor Roger Lloyd Pack, psychologist Prof Julian B Rotter, opera singer Rae Woodland and former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
David Jason
Interviewed Guest:
Kenneth Cranham
Interviewed Guest:
Doffie Rotter
Interviewed Guest:
Claudia Hammond
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Horrocks-Hopayian
Interviewed Guest:
Gill Horrocks
Interviewed Guest:
David Rayvern Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Bowen

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

Marlene Dietrich; Sex lives in the Arab world; Prostitution - the political debate

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Marlene Dietrich's life and legacy, writer and academic Shereen El Feki on sex lives in the Arab world, the political debate on prostitution and Clarissa Dickson Wright remembered. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Megan Mulrooney
Interviewed Guest:
Shereen El Feki
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Mactaggart
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Urquhart

Woman's Hour

Friendship

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Baroness Shirley Williams and Helge Rubinstein on their 60-year friendship. Dawn O'Porter on how female friends are portrayed in popular culture. Social pruning. Losing a friend. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Helge Rubinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn O'Porter
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Plume
Interviewed Guest:
Deidre Sanders
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Carnegie
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Plume