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Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Mel C and Girl Power; Caitlin Moran; Beverley Knight

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Does today's new wave of popular feminism owe a debt to Girl Power? From MS and fibroids to fitness and healthy eating, it's the Woman's Hour Takeover, presented by Jane Garvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Cairney
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Chisholm
Interviewed Guest:
Caitlin Moran
Interviewed Guest:
Yacoub Khalaf
Interviewed Guest:
Bridgette York
Interviewed Guest:
Rivka Isaacson
Interviewed Guest:
Beverley Knight
Interviewed Guest:
Charles ffrench-Constant
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Quigley
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Georgina Goodman
Interviewed Guest:
Jeanette Crosland

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Kirsty Wark on misogyny; Mindfulness

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Wark on misogyny, blurred lines and confused messages for teenage boys. Plus the politics of childcare, mindfulness, The Testament of Mary and recorder quartet I Flautisti. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Sudha Bhuchar
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Eisenstadt
Interviewed Guest:
Samantha Callan
Interviewed Guest:
Kirsty Wark
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Rayner
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Culshaw
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Gibb
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Warner
Interviewed Guest:
Tracey Crouch
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Stephenson

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

Presented by Jane Garvey. Michelle Knight on her 11 years held prisoner by Ariel Castro; the campaign to get mothers' names on marriage certificates; and soprano Pretty Yende. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Knight
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Criado-Perez
Interviewed Guest:
Audrey Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Benjamin Brooks-Dutton
Interviewed Guest:
Ellen Stofan
Interviewed Guest:
Pretty Yende

Woman's Hour

Mary Portas

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mary Portas and high street heroines. Why are more women not on Rich Lists? Is the violence in BBC One's Happy Valley too much? Reviving the lost art of conversation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Leary
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Portas
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Stammers
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Masih Alinejad
Interviewed Guest:
Tanni Grey-Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Kessel
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Wainwright
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Schindler
Interviewed Guest:
Colleen Lynch
Interviewed Guest:
David King
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Tizzard
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Boardman
Interviewed Guest:
Olivia Fane

Woman's Hour

Daughters of Eve; Maya Angelou; 'boomerang' children

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Anti-FGM campaigners Leyla Hussein and Nimco Ali. Maya Angelou archive interview and tribute from Reni Eddo-Lodge. Living with your adult children. Incontinence after childbirth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Maya Angelou
Interviewed Guest:
Reni Eddo-Lodge
Interviewed Guest:
Leyla Hussein
Interviewed Guest:
Nimko Ali
Interviewed Guest:
Lorrie Moore
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Mann
Interviewed Guest:
Roger Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Tina Day
Interviewed Guest:
Anjula Mutanda
Interviewed Guest:
Imelda May

Woman's Hour

Mpho Tutu; Misogynies; Gemma Collins

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mpho Tutu on forgiving. Joan Smith's Misogynies. Children's sleep. The role of women in the French resistance. What TV drama tells us about women's prisons. Gemma Collins. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Mpho Tutu
Interviewed Guest:
Joan Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Val McDermid
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Heawood
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Daubney
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Hardaker
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Simms
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Martin
Interviewed Guest:
Cecile Rol-Tanguy
Interviewed Guest:
Hanna Diamond
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Lyon
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Crompton
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Collins

Woman's Hour

Angelina Jolie and William Hague

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Angelina Jolie and William Hague on ending sexual violence in conflict, and Gugu Mbatha Raw on her new film, Belle. Plus manuals for men with Tim Dowling and workplace stress. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Angelina Jolie
Interviewed Guest:
William Hague
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Atim
Interviewed Guest:
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Dowling
Interviewed Guest:
Jay Haynes
Interviewed Guest:
Dean Beaumont
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Almuth McDowell
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Tongue
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Heade
Performer:
Yasmine Hamdan

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

Weekend Woman's Hour: Dolly Parton; Hollie McNish; Penelope Leach

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The enduring appeal of Dolly Parton, paralympian Ellie Simmonds, poet Hollie McNish's Letter to an Unknown Soldier, and Penelope Leach on how to help kids cope when you divorce. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Patricia Green
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Simmonds
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Leach
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Kelis; Caring for Parents

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kelis on feminism and food. Why a breast cancer charity has teamed up with The Sun. The politics of afro hair. Sheila Chisholm, Australian commoner turned princess. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Kelis Rogers
Interviewed Guest:
Nell Hales
Interviewed Guest:
Cynthia Barlow
Interviewed Guest:
Carmel McConnell
Interviewed Guest:
Sharon Hardy
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Norton
Interviewed Guest:
John Donnelly
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah Pool
Interviewed Guest:
Editi Udofot
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Wainwright
Interviewed Guest:
Kristen Hallenga

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Paying for Sex

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Should paying for sex be criminalised? Why do we know so little about the author of Lark Rise to Candleford? And trying to find work when you're 50 and a woman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Jennings
Interviewed Guest:
Susanne Sorensen
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Walmsley-Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Mabey
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Short
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Aylett
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Robson
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqui Cooper

Woman's Hour

Men Who Pay for Sex; Grace Dent

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, presented by Jane Garvey, discussing men who pay for sex, music in the workplace, and Grace Dent on Growing Up a Girl. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Mactaggart
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Urquhart
Interviewed Guest:
Grace Dent
Interviewed Guest:
Shereen El Feki
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Bambra
Interviewed Guest:
Helen O'Brien
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Jardine
Interviewed Guest:
Tessa Marchington
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Lovatt
Interviewed Guest:
Tina Thaiya

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Fatal Attraction; Anita Roddick

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Sara Khan, Salma Yaqoob, Mirina Paananen and Julie Bindell discuss women, equality and Islam. Fatal Attraction, teens talk about exam pressure, and Sam Roddick on her mother Anita. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Khan
Interviewed Guest:
Mirina Paananen
Interviewed Guest:
Salma Yaqoob
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Bindel
Interviewed Guest:
Bel Mooney
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Quirke
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Roddick
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Siegle
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Halls
Interviewed Guest:
Vince Cable
Interviewed Guest:
Hilary Mantel
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Rickie
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Arnold
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Wilkinson

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

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: Keira Knightly; Empathy; Sloths

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Keira Knightley, the importance of empathy, the impact of media reporting on child abuse on those who've experienced it, triathlons, Lucy Cooke on her passion for sloths and frogs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Keira Knightley
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Cooke
Interviewed Guest:
Graham Music
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Jamison
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Burrowes
Interviewed Guest:
Mimi Aye
Interviewed Guest:
Lars Tharp
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Fox

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

Weekend Woman's Hour: 80-year-old stand-up comic Lynne Ruth Miller.

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The octogenarian stand-up comic performing at the 2014 Fringe, being a young cancer survivor and breaking the cycle of having your babies taken into care. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Humphreys
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Alderson
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Coughlin
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Wilton
Interviewed Guest:
Amber Jane Butchart
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Davis
Interviewed Guest:
Cordelia Feldman
Interviewed Guest:
Lynn Ruth Miller

Woman's Hour

Women and body size. Baroness Ruth Rendell. The quest for the perfect jeans

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Ruth Rendell talks about her latest book and 50 years of Inspector Wexford. Plus the quest for the perfect pair of jeans, and women and body size. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Rendell
Interviewed Guest:
Lindsay Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Veale
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Boseley
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Cameron
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Frances-White
Interviewed Guest:
Mollie Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Milena Popova
Interviewed Guest:
Debi Steven
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Reber
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Watson

Woman's Hour

Jo Pavey, Helen McCrory

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, presented by Jane Garvey. Including Jo Pavey, Helen McCrory, encouraging girls into vocational courses, and eating disorders and older women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Pavey
Interviewed Guest:
Austin Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman
Interviewed Guest:
Ivana Bartoletti
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Nia Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Rachael Carr
Interviewed Guest:
Tiana Locker
Interviewed Guest:
Marion Plant
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCrory
Interviewed Guest:
Susanna White
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Keel
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Walker