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Woman's Hour

Ellie Simmonds; anti-depressants; dealing with loneliness

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Paralympic champion Ellie Simmonds on success, baking and writing for kids. Anti-depressants, over-prescribed and ineffective or a lifesaver? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Simmonds
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moncrieff
Interviewed Guest:
Maureen Baker
Interviewed Guest:
Philippa Perry
Interviewed Guest:
Marion McGilvary
Interviewed Guest:
Althea Gibson

Woman's Hour

Rose of Tralee; Eating disorders over 30; Why so many female vets?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Rose of Tralee - anachronistic or empowering? Eating disorders in later life, why are so many veterinary students women, and Jane Garvey meets a French female Master of Wine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Austin Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman
Interviewed Guest:
Ivana Bartoletti
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Harrington
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Robinson
Interviewed Guest:
Elli Berry
Interviewed Guest:
Judi Puddifoot
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Allum
Interviewed Guest:
Isabelle Legeron
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Who is Marina Silva? Behaviour in class; Life on Rainbow Warrior

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 female perspective. School discipline - what works and what do children think of it? Plus a profile of Brazilian presidential candidate Marina Silva. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Birna Helgadottir
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Payne
Interviewed Guest:
Maite Mompo
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Carneiro
Interviewed Guest:
Kiki Katese
Interviewed Guest:
Zlakha Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Khan
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Rosie Boycott on reinvention; Whither the fringe?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Stand-up comedian Nadia Manzoor, Rosie Boycott champions reinventing yourself, a short history of the fringe and the forgotten history of women in St Ives. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Nadia Manzoor
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Boycott
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia Stuart
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Andrews
Interviewed Guest:
Denise McAdam
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Hawkhead
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Pistorius verdict; Choosing a secondary school; Jane Green; Art of flirting

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

What does the Pistorius verdict mean for South African women? Plus how to choose a secondary school, bestselling author Jane Green on Saving Grace, and the art of flirting. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Nomsa Maseko
Interviewed Guest:
Edna Molewa
Interviewed Guest:
Madeleine Holt
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Green
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Craine
Interviewed Guest:
Charly Lester
Interviewed Guest:
Divya Arya
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Jess Glynne, Disabled teenagers growing up on TV, Women's pensions

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Platinum-selling, Grammy-winning Jess Glynne performs in studio. Jane Garvey meets Emily and Zoe, who have grown up on TV in the series Born To Be Different. Plus women's pensions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jess Glynne
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Hood
Interviewed Guest:
Jade Lally
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Rennison
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Women and Teeth

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey presents discussion on women and their teeth, with dental advice in the studio. Including the transformative power of cosmetic dentistry when you are ashamed to smile. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Uchenna Okoye
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Hillman
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Bairsto
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Mowbray
Producer:
Erin Riley

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

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week, presented by Jenni Murray. Hibo Wardere talks about her fight against FGM in Britain. Plus, athleisure - when sportswear meets high fashion. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Editor:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Hibo Wardare
Interviewed Guest:
Zaina Erhaim
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Orr
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Biggs
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Gwenno
Interviewed Guest:
Bernadette Wren
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Sasha
Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Admiral
Interviewed Guest:
Kenya Hunt
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Gerada
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Buchanan

Woman's Hour

Brexit Debate, Life After Infidelity, Olivia de Havilland at 100

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Female MPs and journalists discuss Brexit and the impact of the EU Referendum. Can you be forced to work in heels? And new statues of women steelworkers and Mary Seacole. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Andrea Leadsom
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Wollaston
Interviewed Guest:
Seema Malhotra
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Thomson
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Jennings
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth N Anionwu
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Kellaway
Interviewed Guest:
Yvonne Gallagher

Woman's Hour

Listener Week: The Anchoress; Hand arthritis; Sheila Bownas; Sex offenders

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Welsh singer Catherine Davies joins the Listener Week chain, why hand arthritis is common in post-menopausal women, artist Sheila Bownas, and supporting families of sex offenders. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Chelsea Chefai
Interviewed Guest:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Anne Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Muller
Interviewed Guest:
Tonia Vincent
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Thornhill
Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Fleetwood

Woman's Hour

Young Women and Social Media

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

From self-representation to political engagement, social media has changed the way we view the world, each other and ourselves. Emma Barnett looks at its impact on women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Pentland
Interviewed Guest:
Ruby Elliot
Interviewed Guest:
Amalia Ulman
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Shepherd
Interviewed Guest:
Rossalyn Warren
Interviewed Guest:
Patrisse Cullors
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Dabiri
Interviewed Guest:
Mollie Goodfellow
Producer:
Olivia Cope
Editor:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Sexual History in Trials, Hayley Squires, Hollie McNish, Playing the Recorder

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

What are the grounds for including sexual history in a rape trial? Hayley Squires on her starring role in the new Ken Loach film, and Hollie McNish talks motherhood with her gran. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Clive Coleman
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Krys
Interviewed Guest:
Clare McGlynn
Interviewed Guest:
Hayley Squires
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish
Interviewed Guest:
Lucie Horsch
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Felicity Kendal, Icelandic feminism, Clothes on TV, Hollie McNish

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Felicity Kendal talks about her long career and turning 70. Noreena Hertz discusses gender equality in Iceland. And how are clothes used in contemporary dramas? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Kendal
Interviewed Guest:
Noreena Hertz
Interviewed Guest:
Darren Finch
Interviewed Guest:
Charis Nolder
Interviewed Guest:
Catrina McHugh
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Byron
Interviewed Guest:
Hollie McNish
Interviewed Guest:
Yomi Sode
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Kirstie Allsopp, Maggie O'Farrell, Nina Stemme, Sophie Willan

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Allsopp's domestic tips, Maggie O'Farrell explains how near-death experiences have made her life more meaningful, soprano Nina Stemme on looking after her voice. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Maggie O'Farrell
Interviewed Guest:
Kirstie Allsopp
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Stemme
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Willan
Reporter:
Jac Philimore
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

East Dunbartonshire - The Best Place to be a Woman

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

What makes East Dunbartonshire the best place overall to be a woman? We hear your views about where you live and discuss how your hometown can shape your life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Editor:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Mcdonald
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Harkness
Interviewed Guest:
Nancy Kelly
Interviewed Guest:
Beatrice Rana
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Tobin
Interviewed Guest:
Nikki Woolf
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Woolf
Interviewed Guest:
Geri Horner
Interviewed Guest:
Shazia Mirza
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Mitchell
Interviewed Guest:
Tanni Grey-Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Hemmings
Interviewed Guest:
Val McDermid
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Ettie Bailey-King

Woman's Hour

Sex in long-term relationships

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Couples therapist and writer Esther Perel joins Jenni to offer insights and advice to Woman's Hour listeners who have shared their stories about sex in long-term relationships. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Esther Perel
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

The reshuffle and women, Domestic violence statistics, Children of alcoholics, Death cleaning

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

How did women fare in the reshuffle? Plus the joy of death cleaning, being the adult child of an alcoholic, and poet Caroline Bird on how rehab inspired her work. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Erin Riley
Reporter:
Jo Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Margareta Magnusson
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Bird
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Merrick
Interviewed Guest:
Sylvia Walby

Woman's Hour

Lying about your age, Sex education, MP Naz Shah on community cohesion

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

MP Naz Shah on community cohesion. Plus why some women lie about their age, gender pay equity in sport and whether complusory SRE would tackle sexual harassment in school. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Erin Riley
Interviewed Guest:
Naz Shah
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Edwina Ings-Chambers
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Gordon
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Syed
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Elli Moody
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Laverne

Woman's Hour

Women and Work Stress, Remembering Vera Rubin, Introducing Nadia Rose, Domestic Service

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

New research suggests women are more stressed at work than men, why? Professor Jocelyn Bell Burnell on astronomer Vera Rubin and rapper Nadia Rose performs live in studio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Almuth McDowell
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Clow
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Unerman
Interviewed Guest:
Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Interviewed Guest:
Nadia Rose
Producer:
Erin Riley

Woman's Hour

Alexandra Heminsley, Women in parliament, Optimism, Ray BLK, Alcoholism

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Alexandra Heminsley on her book Leap In and how swimming changed her. The latest plan to boost the number of women in parliament. Ray BLK performs. Can you learn optimism? Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Alexandra Heminsley
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Childs
Interviewed Guest:
Flick Drummond
Interviewed Guest:
Anneli Jefferson
Interviewed Guest:
Oliver Bennett
Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Erin Riley