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Weekend Woman's Hour

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 09 October 2010

Presented by Jane Garvey. It's been nearly a year since David Tennant handed over the keys of the Tardis. Now he's back. This Sunday he'll star in 'Single Father', the story of a man bringing up four children alone, after the death of his wife.
The CPS is considering whether to prosecute two campaigners for their graphic protest against abortion. When it comes to peaceful protest - what is publically acceptable?
Arlene Phillips, best known for her work on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing talks about her life and career, views on the news series, and her latest project Flashdance the Musical.
The Coalition Government plans to cut child benefit for those with incomes over £44,000 - we hear your views on whether it's fair or unfair to families.
Ingrid Betancourt spent 6 years as a hostage in the Columbian jungle, she talks about her harrowing ordeal.
Can being wrong ever be right? Kathryn Shulz author of 'Being Wrong. Adventures in the Margin of Error', debates the issue with columnist Johann Hari.
Music from Marina and the Diamonds.

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