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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

Woman's Hour Takeover

Episode 4: Doreen Lawrence

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Doreen Lawrence guest edits and talks about the people who have inspired her, including Obama and Mandela. Raising the work aspirations of BME boys. Beverley Knight sings. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Doreen Lawrence
Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Yacoub Khalaf
Interviewed Guest:
Bridgette York
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Lee Elliot
Interviewed Guest:
Beverley Knight

Woman's Hour

Susan Boyle's Aspergers diagnosis; Sara Thornton; Birgitte Hjort Sørensen

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray discusses Susan Boyle's Aspergers diagnosis. Plus Borgen's Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Thames Valley chief constable Sara Thornton, and childcare in Fiji. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Birgitte Hjort Sorensen
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Thornton
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour - Sheryl Sandberg; Jahmene Douglas; The Politician's Husband

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Facebook boss Sheryl Sandberg on why she's telling women to 'lean in', plus X Factor finalist Jahmene Douglas on his childhood experience of domestic abuse. Jane Garvey presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Milne
Interviewed Guest:
Suranne Jones
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Series Editor:
Anne Peacock

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

Angelina Jolie, William Hague, and Sexual Violence in Conflict

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Angelina Jolie and William Hague at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence In Conflict. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Angelina Jolie
Interviewed Guest:
William Hague
Interviewed Guest:
Leymah Gbowee
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Allan
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Leisl Gerntholez

Woman's Hour

Inheritable conditions and having children; bobsleigh skeleton; female entrepreneurs

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Having a family whilst at possible risk of passing on an inheritable condition; trying out the skeleton bobsleigh; crime writer Rachel Howzell Hall; and wealthy women entrepreneurs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Fernandez
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Tizzard
Interviewed Guest:
David King
Interviewed Guest:
Colleen Lynch
Interviewed Guest:
Lizzy Yarnold
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Howzell Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Deb Leary
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Sylvia Pankhurst and Working Women Today

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Presented by Emma Barnett. Featuring Sylvia Pankhurst and the lives of working women; gender, race and identity; and Lottery funding for women's projects. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Krista Cowman
Interviewed Guest:
Ambreen Shah
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Woman's Hour with Men's Hour: Appearance

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Woman's Hour joins forces with BBC Radio 5 live's Men's Hour to discuss appearance, from body image and fashion to tattoos and waxing. With Jane Garvey and Tim Samuels. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Presenter:
Tim Samuels
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Dietrichs
Interviewed Guest:
Caryn Franklin
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Glen Jankowski
Interviewed Guest:
Jody Furlong
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Childcare and Labour; Brazilian food and drink; Kim Longinotto

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Is childcare becoming a key issue for the next general election? Plus Brazilian food and drink, filmmaker Kim Longinotto, and Vanora Bennett on the history of the White Russians. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Luciana Bianchi
Interviewed Guest:
Vanora Bennett
Interviewed Guest:
Kim Longinotto
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Powell
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman
Interviewed Guest:
Thom Chesser
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Beresford
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Naomi Campbell; Vlogging; Cartoon Mum

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Supermodel Naomi Campbell on mentoring a new generation of hopefuls, and teen vlogging with YouTube star Ben Cook. Jane Garvey presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Campbell
Interviewed Guest:
Benjamin Cook
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Kenny
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

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

School exclusions, Bollywood star Kajol

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The rise in state school exclusions: the impact on child and parents. Plus, Bollywood megastar Kajol, female espionage in the 17th century, and Woman's Lab goes dating. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Cherry
Interviewed Guest:
Nadine Akkerman
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Kajol
Producer:
Emma Wallace

Woman's Hour

Black hair styling, How the autumn statement will affect women

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Presented by Jenni Murray. How black women choose to style their hair, the lengths we go to for our appearance, and how the Autumn Statement will impact on women's lives. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Proudman
Interviewed Guest:
Virginia Ironside
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Trenow
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Gardiner
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Edmundson
Interviewed Guest:
Ena Miller

Woman's Hour

Saudi women - historic first vote in elections

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenny Murray presents. Items include the historic first female vote in Saudi Arabia's elections, women in jazz and the science of visual attractiveness. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Rothna Begum
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Rahman
Interviewed Guest:
Issie Barratt
Interviewed Guest:
Carmen Lefevre
Interviewed Guest:
Lucinda Hawkesley

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

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

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

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