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"I took all my girly clothes outside and burnt them": Maria Toorpakai, Pakistan’s top female squash player.

Duration: 01:44

Maria Toorpakai explains why she disguised herself as a boy when she first took up squash.

Available since: Tue 26 Mar 2013

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Woman's Hour Blue Peter Presenters; Country Houses in Time of War

Jenni Murray takes a look at the history of the Blue Peter presenter.

First broadcast: 29 Mar 2013

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