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Woman's Hour

Bridget Christie; Midori Goto; Midwife shortages

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Comedian Bridget Christie, violinist Midori Goto, the impact of midwife shortages, and Virginia Woolf's 'Lappin and Lapinova'. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Christie
Interviewed Guest:
Midori Goto
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Linay
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Quarmby
Interviewed Guest:
Candy Sheridan
Interviewed Guest:
Janie Codona
Interviewed Guest:
Justine Picardie
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Simpson
Producer:
Shoku Amirani

Woman's Hour

Women in Science; Jessica Swale; Vatican PR

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Encouraging women to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths; the signficance of the appointment of a female PR to a Vatican commission. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Joanna Moorhead
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Phillips
Interviewed Guest:
Jessica Swale
Interviewed Guest:
Shaleem Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Anne-Marie Imafidon
Interviewed Guest:
Emma LE Rees
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

Woman's Hour

Apps for women; Planning your funeral; Twins; Armenian Threads

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The latest apps for women. Saskia Sarginson discusses her novel Twins with her own twin daughters. Plus Jenni Murray asks, we hold wedding fairs so why not have funeral fairs? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny Griffith
Interviewed Guest:
Belinda Parmar
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Hendry
Interviewed Guest:
Dominic Maguire
Interviewed Guest:
Sue Barsky Reid
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Greaves
Interviewed Guest:
Penny Evenson
Interviewed Guest:
Saskia Sarginson
Producer:
Helen Lee

Woman's Hour

Meg Rosoff; Women's cricket; Mossarat Qadeem; Anya von Bremzen

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents. Meg Rosoff, women's cricket and Mossarat Qadeem on de-radicalising Pakistani youths. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Meg Rosoff
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Edwards
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Brunt
Interviewed Guest:
Mossarat Qadeem
Interviewed Guest:
Anya von Bremzen

Woman's Hour

Alexa Chung; Joyce DiDonato

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Alexa Chung - model, muse and style icon; why there's still a long way to go to tackle child poverty; and mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato on performing at the Last Night of the Proms. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Joyce DiDonato
Interviewed Guest:
Alexa Chung
Interviewed Guest:
Enver Solomon
Interviewed Guest:
Maggie Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Delyth Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Adrienne Morgan

Woman's Hour

Reading in schools; Australian election; gay rights in Uganda; medal-winning rower, Helen Glover

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With Jenni Murray. Should teaching of reading be left to schools? Australia's general election; gay rights campaigners on life in Uganda; and medal-winning rower Helen Glover. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Woman's Hour

Goldfrapp; Pope Joan; Delhi rape trial

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Goldfrapp's new album, the Delhi rape trial, campaigning parent bloggers, and Louise Brealey on Pope Joan. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Goldfrapp
Interviewed Guest:
Louise Brealey
Interviewed Guest:
Hayley Goleniowska
Interviewed Guest:
Jennie Henley
Interviewed Guest:
Heather Barr
Interviewed Guest:
Rupa Jha

Woman's Hour

Going grey; Jo Swinson; miscarriage

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Is going grey a feminist issue? Jo Swinson on the Liberal Democrats. Hope for women suffering recurrent miscarriage. Myria Vassiliadou on human trafficking. Poet Jean Sprackland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Jo Swinson
Interviewed Guest:
Siobhan Quenby
Interviewed Guest:
Myria Vassiliadou
Interviewed Guest:
Caryn Franklin
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Jean Sprackland
Producer:
Rebecca Myatt

Woman's Hour

Katie Melua; Sarah McIntyre; female Bishops in Wales; mirrors, Going Grey

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Singer-songwriter Katie Melua, children's illustrator Sarah McIntyre, uninvestigated rapes in Detroit, and what we see in mirrors. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Melua
Interviewed Guest:
Kym Worthy
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah McIntyre
Editor:
Ian Bent

Woman's Hour

Sudha Ragunathan; Obesity in pregnancy; Make-up primers

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Carnatic music of Sudha Ragunathan, and the dangers and costs of obesity in pregnancy. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective on the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Sudha Ragunathan
Interviewed Guest:
Sali Hughes
Interviewed Guest:
Nicola Upson
Interviewed Guest:
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Furedi
Producer:
Rebecca Wood

Woman's Hour

Alison Balsom; Great Men Value Women; UKIP

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Great Men Value Women - a school initiative talking to teenage boys about masculinity. Plus trumpeter Alison Balsom, UKIP and women, and Noreena Hertz on making good decisions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Alison Balsom
Interviewed Guest:
Janice Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Doc Brown
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Ruimy
Interviewed Guest:
James Dawson
Interviewed Guest:
Noreena Hertz

Woman's Hour

Margaret Hodge; Dame Margaret Drabble; Casting the larger actress; Peace activist Isabella Ford

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Margaret Hodge MP on being chair of the Public Accounts Committee; Dame Margaret Drabble and Black Country women; Casting the larger actress; Peace activist Isabella Ford. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Hodge
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Drabble
Interviewed Guest:
June Hamman
Interviewed Guest:
Sue McCormick
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Newberry

Woman's Hour

Pussy Riot protest; Fertility and media headlines; Colourism

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Conditions in a Russian women's prison, hype and hope in reporting of fertility treatment, live opera singing, and discrimination against women of darker skin. With Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Judith Pallot
Interviewed Guest:
Paula Sides
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Sherman
Producer:
Karen Dalziel

Woman's Hour

Constance Spry; Vivien Duffield; Mary Morrissy

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The play inspired by the life of society florist Constance Spry; WH Powerlister and philanthropist Vivien Duffield; author Mary Morrissy on her new book The Rising of Bella Casey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Susie Edwards
Interviewed Guest:
Mig Kimpton
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Morrissy
Interviewed Guest:
Vivien Duffield
Interviewed Guest:
Marie Simonsen
Producer:
Ruth Watts

Woman's Hour

Arthur Miller's All My Sons; A Real Birmingham Family; Fiona Doyle

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arthur Miller's All My Sons and his roles for women. A new statue of 'A Real Birmingham Family'. Fiona Doyle talks about being abused by her father. Presented by Jenni Murray. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Dona Croll
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Doyle
Producer:
Helen Lee

Woman's Hour

Sheila Hancock; Engineering; Empty nesting and dependent children

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Sheila Hancock talks about her play Barking in Essex. Plus engineering for girls, and parents whose dependent children are leaving home for the first time to begin student life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Karen Dalziel
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Denise Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Yewande Akinola
Interviewed Guest:
Liz Hoggard
Interviewed Guest:
Clare Conville

Woman's Hour

Shelina Permalloo; Charlotte Raven

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Do we need national minimum staffing levels in maternity units? Will a new feminist magazine find readers? And folk musicians Marry Waterson and Eliza Carthy perform live. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Producer:
Ruth Watts
Interviewed Guest:
Marry Waterson
Interviewed Guest:
Eliza Carthy
Interviewed Guest:
Suzanne Tyler
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Cameron
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Raven
Interviewed Guest:
Shelina Permalloo
Interviewed Guest:
Annick Cojean

Woman's Hour

Female vigilantes; Verdi's women; Lucy Porter

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The women unofficially fighting crime around the world, Verdi's operatic heroines, comedian Lucy Porter, and the Children in Need women's single. Jenni Murray presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Woman's Hour

Cher; Women on boards in China; Chickenshed Theatre

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cher - singer, actress, campaigner. 40 years of the groundbreaking Chickenshed Theatre. Women on company boards in China. Jenni Murray presents the female perspective. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Cher undefined

Woman's Hour

Patsy Kensit; Morwenna Banks; Gloria de Piero

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Patsy Kensit talks about her autobiography; Morwenna Banks shares the inspiration for her new R4 drama; Gloria de Piero on her new role as Labour's spokesperson for women. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Idea Originator:
Gloria De Piero
Interviewed Guest:
Patsy Kensit
Interviewed Guest:
Morwenna Banks
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Eileen Riley
Producer:
Louise Corley