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Woman's Hour

Women in Retail

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

What does the state of the high street and the growth of online mean for women - as consumers, as employees and as entrepreneurs? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Portas
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Shuttleworth
Interviewed Guest:
Carol Kane
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Spindler
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Winser
Interviewed Guest:
Simmone Haywood
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Hardcastle
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Surviving the Rwandan Genocide

Duration: 41 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How a six-year-old Clemantine Wamariya survived the Rwandan genocide after being separated from her parents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Clemantine Wamariya
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Boulton
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sacha Dench
Interviewed Guest:
Shola Mos-Shogbamimu
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Melville

Woman's Hour

Anita Dobson, the 'Seduction Community', Feminist Finance

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Anita Dobson on her new role, Plus men who train to seduce, gender-linked investment funds and the economic cost of child marriage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Anita Dobson
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel O'Neill
Interviewed Guest:
Helena Morrissey
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Hilsenrath
Interviewed Guest:
Lyric Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Mabel van Oranje
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Ireland's abortion referendum

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The YES vote to legalise abortion: what it now means in practice for women in Ireland, and for women in the North. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Yetnebersh Nigussie
Interviewed Guest:
Meg Wolitzer
Interviewed Guest:
Berry Kylie
Interviewed Guest:
Rhona Mahony
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Noone
Interviewed Guest:
Grainne Teggart
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Frida Kahlo, upskirting and image based sexual abuse, Mahalia, Lesley Garrett & Madeleine Shaw

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Frida Kahlo's personal possessions, image based sexual abuse, Lesley Garrett and Madeleine Shaw's suffrage opera, and Mahalia on being a teenager in the music industry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Circe Henestrosa
Interviewed Guest:
Mahalia
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Garrett
Interviewed Guest:
Madeleine Shaw
Interviewed Guest:
Erika Rackley

Woman's Hour

Civil partnerships for heterosexual couples, plus women and prison reform

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. Campaigning for heterosexual civil partnerships, plus prison reform for vulnerable women. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Steinfeld
Interviewed Guest:
Kajal Odedra
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Corston
Interviewed Guest:
Roslyn Henry
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Elliott-Nicholls
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Shorter

Woman's Hour

Lily James, Trump women's protest, women's hockey World Cup, actor Sarah Gordy

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Lily James on the new Mamma Mia film; women protesting President Trump's visit; a women's hockey World Cup; Sarah Gordy - the first woman with Down's syndrome to receive an MBE. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tina Daheley
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Lily James
Interviewed Guest:
Chi Chi Izundu
Interviewed Guest:
Huda Jawad
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Townsend
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Haycroft
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Rayer
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Gordy
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Gordy
Interviewed Guest:
Letitia Sage

Woman's Hour

Folk singer Shirley Collins - on finding her lost voice after 38 years

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Folk singer Shirley Collins, singing again after losing her voice to heartbreak 38 years ago; war widows' stories; actress Phoebe Fox; 91-year-old Romany traveller Zillah Smith. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Phoebe Fox
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Muller
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Moreland
Interviewed Guest:
Netta Cartwright
Interviewed Guest:
Zillah Smith
Interviewer:
Angela Robson

Woman's Hour

Nigerian writer Ayobami Adebayo, Tying the knot after 65, Japan's comfort women

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Marriage over 65 on the rise; Nigerian writer Ayobami Adebayo, longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction; and Japan's comfort women - their 22 year fight for an apology. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqui Gabb
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Prendergast
Interviewed Guest:
Ayobami Adebayo
Interviewed Guest:
Tiffany Hsiung
Interviewed Guest:
Graham Coles
Interviewed Guest:
Trisha undefined

Woman's Hour

Sinn Fein's new leader Mary Lou McDonald, and sex abuse in the humanitarian sector

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Sinn Fein's new leader Mary Lou McDonald and women in Northern Irish politics, sex abuse in the humanitarian sector, parenting in Paris, and dinosaurs on tour. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Siobhan Fenton
Interviewed Guest:
Liesl Gerntholtz
Interviewed Guest:
Sienna Merope-Synge
Interviewed Guest:
Alicia Drake
Interviewed Guest:
Lorraine Cornish

Saturday Live

Greg Wise

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Extraordinary stories, unusual people and a sideways look at the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Presenter:
Anita Anand
Interviewed Guest:
Greg Wise
Interviewed Guest:
Jess French
Interviewed Guest:
Jess Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Spencer Conway
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Trollope
Producer:
Maire Devine
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

The Truth About Women's Bodies

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Woman's Hour busts some of the myths about vaginas. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Brochmann
Interviewed Guest:
Ellen Stokken Dahl
Interviewed Guest:
Chenique undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Naquela undefined
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Dejevsky
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Francke
Reporter:
Jo Morris
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Caitlin Moran, Why men need feminism, Yasmin Kadi

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Caitlin Moran on getting political in her Moranifesto; feminist Michael Kimmel on why feminism is good for men; Sierra Leonean singer Yasmin Kadi; and the life of a young carer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Caitlin Moran
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Kimmel
Interviewed Guest:
Yasmin Kadi
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Shantavia

Woman's Hour

Bat For Lashes; Losing a baby in pregnancy or birth

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Bat For Lashes' new album about marriage; losing a twin or baby in birth or pregnancy; Amanda Foreman on her Millicent Fawcett lecture; plus Louisa Messenger's scientific research. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Millie Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Titherly
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Foreman
Interviewed Guest:
Louisa Messenger

Woman's Hour

Actress Billie Piper, Samia Shahid, Women-only addiction clinics

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Billie Piper on depicting infertility on stage in a modern Yerma, Naz Shah MP seeking justice for Samia Shahid, women-only addiction centres and concert cellist Alisa Weilerstei. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Billie Piper
Interviewed Guest:
Naz Shah
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Marlow
Interviewed Guest:
Alisa Weilerstein
Reporter:
Milly Chowles

Woman's Hour

Scummy Mummies, HRT, Ballerina Irina Kolesnikova

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Scummy Mummies on finding humour in the messiness of motherhood, new research on HRT and breast cancer, and Irina Kolesnikova, principal dancer of the St Petersburg Ballet. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Thorn
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Gibson
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Woods
Interviewed Guest:
Irina Kolesnikova
Interviewed Guest:
Christine Rawlins
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Small
Interviewed Guest:
Marion Michell
Reporter:
Melissa Viney

Woman's Hour

Mother Teresa; US campus sexual assaults

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The canonisation of Mother Teresa as a saint; sexual assaults on US campuses; women in country music; the legacy and alternate reality of Ada Lovelace. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Madeleine Bunting
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Simmonds
Interviewed Guest:
Beverly Keel
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Ward Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Lizzy Ward Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Filipovic
Interviewed Guest:
Sydney Padua
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Fry

Woman's Hour

Olympic boxer Nicola Adams, Novelist Eimear McBride

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Two-time Olympic gold medal winning boxer Nicola Adams, Eimear McBride, author of A Girl Is A Half-Formed Thing, on her new novel, 150 years of Barnardos, and new zika advice. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Adams
Interviewed Guest:
Eimear McBride
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Clarke
Interviewed Guest:
Brenda Farrell
Interviewed Guest:
Colleen Acosta

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: The Girl on the Train, Jo Brand, Amanda Knox, Rosie Ayliffe

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. Emily Blunt and author Paula Hawkins on book-turned-film The Girl on the Train. Jo Brand on mixing social work and comedy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Blunt
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Hawkins
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Ayliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Brand
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mendelson
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
David Cohen
Interviewed Guest:
Eamon McCrory
Interviewed Guest:
Letitia Wright

Woman's Hour

Anne Robinson on parenting, Monica Galetti, Sarah Perry

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Anne Robinson, author of Memoirs Of An Unfit Mother, offers her views on parenting. Sarah Parry on her new novel The Essex Serpent. Chef Monica Galetti prepares artichoke salad. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Monica Galetti
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Perry
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Gornall