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Woman's Hour

Hiroshima atomic bomb 70th anniversary

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Setsuko Thurlow, a survivor of Hiroshima's atomic bomb, tells her story. Plus two twentysomething men share their thoughts on the male experience of family. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Setsuko Thurlow
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Paton Walsh
Interviewed Guest:
Seona Ford
Interviewed Guest:
Suzanne Kianpour
Interviewed Guest:
Wendy Sherman
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Chappell
Interviewed Guest:
Suzi Godson

Woman's Hour

Backstage before a performance

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

We join folk musician Kate Rusby backstage as she prepares for her Christmas tour of the UK. Plus will there be more women at Westminster after next year's General Election? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Heidi Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Chamali Fernando
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Jenkin
Interviewed Guest:
Laverne Antrobus
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Rusby

Woman's Hour

First women in the family to go to university

Duration: 54 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jane Garvey discusses the impact getting a degree can have on someone's life with Emma James and Charmaine Dixey, who are both the first women in their family to go to university. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Emma James
Interviewed Guest:
Charmaine Dixey
Interviewed Guest:
Christina Lamb
Interviewed Guest:
Karel Lush
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Steadman

Woman's Hour

Should Oldham Sign Ched Evans?

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. Should Oldham Athletic sign Ched Evans? Women artists at the Tate Galleries in 2015. Plus what is it like to be an HIV-positive teenager? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Vine
Interviewed Guest:
Hadley Freeman
Interviewed Guest:
Nicky Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Polly Neate
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Nneka Atuona

Woman's Hour

Reese Witherspoon on her new film Wild

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Includes Reese Witherspoon talking about her new film Wild, Sport England's new advertisting campaign to encourage more women to take part in sport, and music from Laura Doggett. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Reese Witherspoon
Interviewed Guest:
Cheryl Strayed
Interviewed Guest:
Grace Monksfield Hammond
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Gross
Interviewed Guest:
Debbie Wiseman
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Traies
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Booth
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Russell
Performer:
Laura Doggett

Woman's Hour

Beyond Clueless; How Influential Are Our Teenage Film Heroines?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

As the teen film documentary Beyond Clueless hits the screens, how influential are teenage film heroines? Plus Diana Nneka Atuona talks about the inspiration behind her new play. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Bray
Interviewed Guest:
Elizabeth Karlsen
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Pharoah
Interviewed Guest:
Diana Nneka Atuona

Woman's Hour

Should we brief juries involved in sex cases?

Duration: 40 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Should mandatory briefings of juries on myths about rape and sexual violence be introduced? Plus fitness expert Jillian Michaels and poet Sabrina Mafhouz. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jill Saward
Interviewed Guest:
Erin Ganju
Interviewed Guest:
Sabrina Mahfouz
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Reece
Interviewed Guest:
Jillian Michaels

Woman's Hour

Childcare Costs a Key Election Issue for Voters.

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A Woman's Hour poll shows that the cost of caring for your family is a key election issue. How are the parties addressing the cost of childcare? Presented by Emma Barnett. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Lyndsey
Interviewed Guest:
Kitty Stewart
Interviewed Guest:
Allegra Stratton
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Fennel

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Revenge on Revenge Porn, Leaving Care at 18, When Is the Right Time to Try for a Baby?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Highlights include revenge on revenge porn, the difficulties of leaving care at 18, why head teachers need more support, and the teenage author juggling a book deal with her GCSEs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Emma Barnett
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Holten
Interviewed Guest:
Helena Coggan
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Josephine Oniyama
Interviewed Guest:
Beth Orton
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Harrod

Woman's Hour

Rugby World Cup; Deborah Frances-White; Town v country

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The latest on the Woman's Rugby World Cup; comic Deborah Frances-White on the inspiration behind her new show; and town v country - is the rural idyll all it's cracked up to be? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Vicky Keates
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Kearns
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Alexander
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Frances-White
Interviewed Guest:
Lucie Russell
Interviewed Guest:
Nora Stapleton

Woman's Hour

A-level grades - what to do next

Duration: 41 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray hears what to do if your child's A-level results do not go to plan. Plus how a cafe is combating social isolation, and self-defence on the curriculum for girls. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Mollie Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Debi Steven
Interviewed Guest:
Milena Popova
Interviewed Guest:
Carolyn Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
George Turnbull

Woman's Hour

Nigeria; Introducing new siblings; Tom Kerridge

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray and guests discuss children and armed conflict in Nigeria. Plus introducing a new sibling to the family, and Tom Kerridge cooks the perfect Barnsley chop. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Child
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Pike
Interviewed Guest:
Janine Morna
Interviewed Guest:
Saudatu Mahdi
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Kerridge
Interviewed Guest:
Han‐Na Chang

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour; Biba at 50; Clare Balding; new Poirot

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Barbara Hulanicki celebrates the 50th birthday of Biba, Clare Balding talks about her new book Walking Home, and there's a new case for Hercule Poirot from author Sophie Hannah. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Producer:
Emma Wallace
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Hulanicki
Interviewed Guest:
Rosie Boycott
Interviewed Guest:
Sophia Stuart
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Hannah
Interviewed Guest:
Ruzwana Bashir
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Balding
Interviewed Guest:
Maxine Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Tiffany Stevenson
Interviewed Guest:
Kay Benbow
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Wood

Woman's Hour

Chrissie Hynde; Author Kathy Reichs

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

With Jenni Murray. Chrissie Hynde on finally going solo. Saying goodbye: losing a baby through miscarriage or stillbirth. And can women compete with the old boys' network? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Chrissie Hynde
Interviewed Guest:
Kathy Reichs
Interviewed Guest:
Tanya Gold
Interviewed Guest:
Julia Hobsbawm
Interviewed Guest:
Melanie Megevand

Woman's Hour

Michel Roux Sr Cooks the Perfect Ratatouille

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Michel Roux Sr cooks the perfect ratatouille. Plus a visit to a Raising Voices workshop helping women both spot and stop extremism. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Suzanne Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Michel Roux Sr
Interviewed Guest:
Adeline Ginn
Interviewed Guest:
Sofia Mahmood

Woman's Hour

Michel Roux Snr, Francesca Martinez, Sophie Kinsella, Jane Green

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Featuring Michel Roux Sr cooking the perfect ratatouille, and advice on how to write popular fiction for women. Plus, stand-up comedian Francesca Martinez on not being normal. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Francesca Martinez
Interviewed Guest:
Dorit Young
Interviewed Guest:
Charlie Rice
Interviewed Guest:
Toni Pearce
Interviewed Guest:
Yvonne Traynor
Interviewed Guest:
Debbie Grafham
Interviewed Guest:
Lauren Cochrane
Interviewed Guest:
Josephine Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Kinsella
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Green
Interviewed Guest:
Michel Roux Sr

Woman's Hour

Natalie Bennett, Green Party Leader; Birth Control for Men

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray ask why kids still love boarding school tales. What has the Green Party got to offer? Plus the impact of a new male contraceptive on how we deal with birth control. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
James Mackenzie
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Phillips
Interviewed Guest:
Robin Stevens
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Castor
Interviewed Guest:
Amanda Craig

Woman's Hour

Jane Horrocks

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. Jane Horrocks on her return to the London stage, and Chore Wars asks how same-sex couples or people in house shares split the work around the house. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Horrocks
Interviewed Guest:
Helen McCarthy
Interviewed Guest:
Holly Baxter
Interviewed Guest:
Jeni Skelland

Woman's Hour

Should employers pay for women to freeze their eggs?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Should employers pay for women to freeze their eggs? The blogger who struck a chord with her first-person account of living in poverty. Plus the follow-up to Five Children and It. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Tirado
Interviewed Guest:
Geeta Nargund
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Sands
Interviewed Guest:
Soraya Azam
Interviewed Guest:
Cris McCurley
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Saunders
Interviewed Guest:
Olga Ince

Woman's Hour

Cook the perfect raspberry jam

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Thane Prince cooks the perfect raspberry jam. Are quotas the answer to getting more women into politics? And a celebration of the work of the poet Audre Lorde. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Thane Prince
Interviewed Guest:
Jackie Kaye
Interviewed Guest:
Marni Mulholland
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Hattenstone
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Finlayson
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Buckley
Interviewed Guest:
Kezia Dugdale