Herman German Friendship Cake

Listen in pop-out player

On the trail of the Herman the German Friendship cake. Where's he come from and why is he becoming so popular? Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on her Oscar winning documentary 'Saving Face' - and the impact it's had in Pakistan. And we hear from some of the women who made up such a large part of the workforce of Tate and Lyle's factory in the East End of London: the so-called "sugar girls".

Presenter Jenni Murray.Producer Jane Thurlow.

Release date:

Available now

58 minutes

Last on

Thu 5 Apr 2012 10:00

Late Night Woman’s Hour

Late Night Woman’s Hour

Lauren Laverne and guests in intimate, frank and funny late night conversation.

Professor Stephen Hawking on Black Holes

The Woman’s Hour 2015 Power List: Influencers