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Woman's Hour Episode guide

  1. Charlotte Rampling

    Charlotte Rampling talks about her film career that has spanned forty years

    First broadcast: 07 Jul 2006

  2. Women and Low Pay; Sea Literature; Family Liaison Officers

    Are unions to blame for allowing unequal pay to continue?

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2006

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  3. Frances Fyfield; Conception; Respite Care

    Crime writer Frances Fyfield discusses her "hellish" writing process.

    First broadcast: 05 Jul 2006

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  4. Aminatta Forna; The Rebecca Myth; Measuring Obesity

    Author Aminatta Forna discusses her career. Plus, living in the shadow of a partner's ex.

    First broadcast: 04 Jul 2006

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  5. Isabella Rossellini; The Royal Ballet

    Hollywood actor Isabella Rossellini discusses her relationship with her director father.

    First broadcast: 03 Jul 2006

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  6. Leslie Ash; God-Parents; Femicide in Mexico

    Actor Leslie Ash discusses her recovery from the superbug MRSA.

    First broadcast: 30 Jun 2006

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  7. Dual Anonymity; Women Builders; Coastal Erosion

    Should the law offer better protection against false allegations?

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2006

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  8. Diabetic Pregnancies; Catherine Cookson Centenary

    Are diabetic woman getting enough care whilst pregnant?

    First broadcast: 28 Jun 2006

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  9. Finnish Suffrage; Lads' Mags'; Wendy Perriam

    Exploring the legacy of Finnish Suffrage. Plus, Wendy Perriam on short story writing.

    First broadcast: 27 Jun 2006

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  10. Elena Roger on Evita; The Perimenopause; Anne Fine on the Russian Anne Frank

    Elena Roger on the enduring appeal of Eva Peron. Plus, the affects of the perimenopause.

    First broadcast: 26 Jun 2006

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  11. Cycles of Abuse; Bear Farms in China; Tiffany's

    Can the cycle of domestic violence abuse be broken?

    First broadcast: 23 Jun 2006

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  12. Schizophrenia and the Family; Olive Dehn; Cycling Fears

    How important is upbringing in the development of Schizophrenia? Plus, poet Olive Dehn.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2006

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  13. Mental Health Drugs for Kids; Ivete Sangalo; Beautiful Feet

    Is it right to prescribe mental health drugs to children? Plus, the secret to lovely feet.

    First broadcast: 21 Jun 2006

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  14. Gracie Fields Football Furore; Supermarket Packaging

    The first football anthem was by Gracie Fields but find out why it caused such a furore.

    First broadcast: 20 Jun 2006

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  15. Sarah Travis; Red Carpet Glamour; Chidren and Grief

    Sarah Travis on her Tony Award. Plus, how are toddlers affected by bereavement?

    First broadcast: 19 Jun 2006

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  16. Fathers and Masculinity in Film; A Nutrition Bible for Parents

    An interesting look at the portrayal of fatherhood within Hollywood films.

    First broadcast: 16 Jun 2006

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  17. Gastric Bypass Safety; Single Dads

    How safe are Gastric Bypasses? Plus, can a single dad be as good as a single mum?

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2006

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  18. Measles; Abortion in Chile; Annie Get Your Gun

    Investigating how the 1998 MMR scare has led to a rise in measles cases.

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2006

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  19. Linda Robson; David Lloyd George's Secret Affair

    David Lloyd George's secret affair revealed by his lovechild daughter.

    First broadcast: 13 Jun 2006

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  20. Jean Porcelli on her Landmark Sexual Harassment Case

    Jean Porcelli speaks about her landmark sexual harassment case which changed legal policy.

    First broadcast: 12 Jun 2006

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  21. Gordon Ramsay; Women's Prisons

    Gordon Ramsay on his career, cooking for the Beckhams and Sunday lunches.

    First broadcast: 09 Jun 2006

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  22. Sexuality and Asylum; Cash for Grades; Entertaining the Troops

    Are lesbians seeking asylum in Britain from violence being let down by the system?

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2006

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  23. Sudenese Refugees; Warrior Queen Zenobia; Pay Gaps

    How are Sudanese refugees coping upon returning to their country after years of civil war?

    First broadcast: 07 Jun 2006

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  24. Caesareans in the Developing World; Allison Moorer

    Why do rates of caesarean birth vary so widely between poorer countries?

    First broadcast: 06 Jun 2006

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  25. Nobel Peace Prize Winner Shirin Edabi; Male Baby Angst

    Iranian Shirin Edabi talks about being the first Muslim woman to get a Nobel Peace Prize.

    First broadcast: 05 Jun 2006

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  26. Conservative A-List; How Cervical Cancer Affects Partners

    Will the Conservative's A-List get more women and ethnic minorities into the party?

    First broadcast: 02 Jun 2006

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  27. Marilyn Monroe at 80; Aboriginal Abuse

    Who was the real Marilyn Monroe? Plus, abuse within Australia's Aboriginal communities.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2006

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  28. Mary Higgins Clark; Palliative Care; Co-Sleeping with Babies

    Mary Higgins Clark reveals what it feels like to be one of the bestselling female authors.

    First broadcast: 31 May 2006

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  29. Elif Shafak; Mother-Daughter Relationships; Widow and Armed Conflict

    Leading Turkish novelist Elif Shafak discusses why her novels have caused controversy.

    First broadcast: 30 May 2006

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  30. Camila Batmanghelidjh; When to Retire?

    Camila Batmanghelidjh talks about her work with abused children and the power of love.

    First broadcast: 29 May 2006

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