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Woman's Hour

Northern Ireland peace and women today

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

What difference has 15 years of Northern Ireland's peace agreement made to women's lives? Presenter Wendy Austin is joined by Prof Monica McWilliams, who led its women's coalition. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Wedding Dresses; Meaningful Conversations; Sex Offences

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

With the wedding season underway, we eavesdrop on two brides-to-be searching for the right dress as they go shopping with their mums. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Olivia Fane
Interviewed Guest:
Marian Fitzgerald
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week. Including Lorraine Pascale on fostering, Susie Orbach on body image in pregnancy, and the fantasy of shoe buying. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Antoinette Tuff
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Orbach
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Pascale
Interviewed Guest:
Frances Young
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Boulton
Interviewed Guest:
Maeve Haran

Woman's Hour

Penelope Leach; Women and gambling; Loneliness

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Psychologist Penelope Leach on the difficulties of divorce with children. Easy access to gambling in our homes and its impact on women. Loneliness at different life stages. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Leach
Interviewed Guest:
Patricia Greene
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Hainsworth
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Phone-in: Parenting When a Relationship Ends

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Your experience about the impact on children when parents split up. Jane Garvey is joined by psychologist Penelope Leach and Penny Mansfield of couples' charity One Plus One. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Leach
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Mansfield
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Keira Knightley; Lowering Cholesterol; Staying Sane

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 programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Keira Knightley talks to Jane about her latest screen incarnation as a wannabe pop star. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Keira Knightley
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Corr
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Women and the Law

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Director of public prosecutions Alison Saunders; how the criminal justice system deals with domestic and sexual violence; the impact of changing civil legal aid. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Saunders
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Phillipson
Interviewed Guest:
Christina Blacklaws
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Neate
Interviewed Guest:
Tom McNally
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Power List Scientists: Jocelyn Bell Burnell; Ann Dowling; Wendy Hall

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A special edition of Woman's Hour bringing together some of the top women in science. Jane Garvey speaks to WH power-listers Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Ann Dowling and Wendy Hall. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Timlin
Producer:
Ruth Watts

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

Weekend Woman's Hour: X Factor's Sam Bailey; Powerlister Nicola Sturgeon; Jack Monroe

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, including The X Factor's Sam Bailey on the win that changed her life. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Bailey
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Monroe
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Betts
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie Cockburn
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Sturgeon
Interviewed Guest:
James Morton
Producer:
Katie Langton

Woman's Hour

World War One: Changing Women's Lives

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How the war shaped the lives of a generation of women, with guests including broadcaster Kate Adie and Baroness Shirley Williams. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Adie
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Bourke
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Andrews
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Courtney Love; Michelle Collins; Political Game Changers

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Courtney Love on Kurt Cobain and the 'insanity' of fame, soap star Michelle Collins on the 'Rovers fear', and who are today's political Game Changers? Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Courtney Love
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Wollaston
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Burnell
Interviewed Guest:
Kimberle Crenshaw
Interviewed Guest:
Pauline Oliveros
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn O'Porter
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour Power List 2014 Game Changers - Top Ten revealed

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Who are the top ten Game Changers? The countdown revealing the ranked names is presented live by Jenni Murray and Jane Garvey from the BBC Radio Theatre in London. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo-Lodge
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Bingham
Producer:
Anne Peacock
Producer:
Kat Wong

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Game Changer Baroness Doreen Lawrence; Undeniable's Claire Goose; Men who sell sex

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents highlights from the Woman's Hour week. Hear Baroness Doreen Lawrence as she is named as the number one on the Woman's Hour Power List 2014 - Game Changers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Doreen Lawrence
Interviewed Guest:
Meena Kandasamy
Interviewed Guest:
May Martin
Interviewed Guest:
Patrick Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Goose

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

School's out - high emotion when primary school ends. Plus, women in Britpop and attitudes to women who wear the burka. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Yasmina Reza
Performer:
Warsan Shire

Woman's Hour

Sharing holidays; Commonwealth sportswomen; Supporting mothers when children end up in care

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The pitfalls of holidaying with another family when you do not share the same approach to parenting. Presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kathy Willis
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Home Front; Kay Mellor; Women's Rugby World Cup

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

With Emma Barnett. Behind the scenes of Radio 4's new WW1 drama Home Front. Is the latest movement against feminism having an impact? Kay Mellor talks about teen pregnancy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Kay Mellor
Producer:
Anne Peacock

Woman's Hour

Women and their dogs; Nikki Gemmell

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Barking Blondes Jo Good and Anna Webb on loving dogs, legal aid concerns, designing plus-size fashion, Nikki Gemmell on her new novel, and Dorothy Levitt, 'fastest girl on earth'. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Maura McGowan
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Graafland
Interviewed Guest:
Rianne Ward
Interviewed Guest:
Lawrence Goldman
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Good
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Webb
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Hayley Atwell on changing attitudes to sexuality, and the UK's second most senior female judge Lady Justice Arden asks why there aren't more women at the top. With Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Hayley Atwell
Interviewed Guest:
Kirstie Allsopp
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Arden
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Criado-Perez
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Tempest
Producer:
Louise Corley

Woman's Hour

Iconic film legend Louise Brooks, Global childcare burdens, Kung Fu Panda 3

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The legacy of iconic 1920s film star Louise Brooks, women feeling the strain of global childcare, Kung Fu Panda director Jennifer Yuh Nelson, and the Northern Power Women awards. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Pamela Hutchinson
Interviewed Guest:
Melody Bridges
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Copley
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Melamed
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Simone Roche
Producer:
Anne Peacock