Woman's Hour - Lady MacMillan; Maeve Binchy's A Week in Winter; women in prison
Lady MacMillan on life with Kenneth MacMillan and his ballet legacy, Maeve Binchy's last book 'A Week in Winter', women in prison, and the Woman's Hour Power List on rural affairs.
Lady MacMillan on her life with the choreographer Sir Kenneth MacMillan and on his legacy of ballets. Maeve Binchy's last book, A Week in Winter - we speak to her agent for more than thirty years, Christine Green. Women in prison, after years of proposed reform, is enough being done to safeguard vulnerable non-violent prisoners? We talk to Juliet Lyon of the Prison Reform Trust and Dame Elish Angiolini, the former Lord Advocate of Scotland. And the Woman's Hour Power List: Charlotte Smith tells us about the powerful women in rural affairs, food production and farming. Presenter Jenni Murray Producer Steven Williams.
- Broadcast on BBC Radio 4, 10:00AM Thu, 29 Nov 2012
- Available until 12:00AM Thu, 1 Jan 2099
- First broadcast BBC Radio 4, 10:00AM Thu, 29 Nov 2012
- Duration 58 minutes