BBC HomeExplore the BBC


Accessibility help
Text only
BBC Homepage
BBC Radio
Woman's Hour - Weekdays 10-11am, Saturdays 4-5pm
Listen online to Radio 4


Contact Us

Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 
leadingwomenarchive
 
  Sue Townsend - Woman of the Year Award Tuesday 14 October 2003  
Author, Sue Townsend, best-known for the Adrian Mole diaries has just received the Frink Award at the Women of the Year Lunch.

The award is presented to those who make a difference to the lives of others and for achievements in the face of adversity.
Sue, who has severely impaired vision and diabetes, talks to Jenni about the award and how she has adapted to her disabilities.
But do we need women's award ceremonies? Lindsay Nicholson and Joan Burnie from The Herald join Jenni to discuss the issues.

BBC Books - Sue Townsend


Disclaimer
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external websites.
 
Recent items about Leading Women
28 January 2010: Jane Goodall
 
More items in the Leading Women Archive
 
Listen
Listen now to the latest Woman's Hour
Listen Now
Latest programme
 
Listen again to previous programmes
Listen Again
Previous programmes
 
 
 

Retired? Downsizing? Moving home to be nearer the kids?

We'd like to hear your stories about moving house

Image: Find out how more about the Woman's Hour podcast
Podcast
More about Woman's Hour podcasts
 
 




About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy