Singer, Freya Ridings; FASD; Comic strip artist, Emma; Kindertransport & Child Refugees;
Freya Ridings; Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder; Kindertransport Anniversary & Child Refugees;
Late Night Woman's Hour
Emma Barnett and guests partake of a few nocturnal frank and funny conversations.
Spice Girl Mel B, Dame Joan Collins unscripted, Live music from Freya Ridings as featured on Love Island
Spice Girl Mel B is 'Brutally Honest', and an unscripted Dame Joan Collins.
Sammy Woodhouse, Babies, Sex and gender
Sammy Woodhouse, baby development, sex and gender
Sex and Gender: Sport, Child Neglect
Transgender access to sport, rising number of child neglect cases, and bonding over telly.
Media reporting of the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex
Media reporting of the Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex.
Grannies-to-be. SEN provision in schools. Neo-classical painter Angelica Kauffman reimagined.
Rubina, Erika, Angie and Rosemary look ahead to being grandmothers.
Angela Merkel's Successor? Plus Baby Banks, Aimee Stuart, Supporting Support Workers
Angela Merkel, baby banks, Aimee Stuart and supporting support workers.
Actor Sharon D Clarke, Rotherham victim Sammy Woodhouse, Author Anna Freeman
Sharon D Clarke on her role in Caroline, or Change. And Rotherham victim Sammy Woodhouse.
IVF Waiting, Strokes, Craft Prize Winner
Waiting for IVF results, Caring for someone who's had a stroke, Our Craft Prize Winner
Columnist and Author Roxane Gay, 'Consent Videos', What Women Want From Support Workers
Columnist and author Roxane Gay, plus what do women want from support workers?
Pauline McLynn, Breast cancer and older mothers, Salome Zurabishvili, Melissa Cole
Pauline McLynn, breast cancer and older mothers, Salome Zurabishvili and Melissa Cole.
Natasha Gordon, Posh shops, Grandchildren
Actor and playwright Natasha Gordon. Posh shops and the business of browsing,
Woman's Hour celebrates 100 years since the first women voted in a UK election
It's the centenary of the first UK women voting and standing for election.
Natasha Gordon, Consent videos, Two-week wait after IVF
The first black British female playwright in the West End. Consent videos. Roxane Gay
Drinking anxiety, Rose McGowan, Working in a care home
Feeling anxious after drinking. Rose McGowan. Working in a care home.
Party dresses, workplace reforms, Papagena
Workplace reforms, how to thrive in retirement, party dresses, Papagena,
Samplers exhibition. Harriet Harman MP. Director Susanne Bier. Doing Christmas well as a separated parent.
Stories of the lives of 18th- and 19th-century children through samplers. Harriet Harman
The Favourite, Abortion in Ireland, Mid Winter
Deborah Davis on competition, power and same-sex desire in The Favourite
Dancer Celine Gittens, Christmas as separated parents, retirement
Dancer Celine Gittens, retirement, Christmas for separated parents
Christmas - too much hard work?
People can go to extreme lengths at Christmas to make things 'perfect' - is it worth it?
Christmas Day with Prue Leith, Kelechi Okafor, Helen Lewis and Bridget Christie
Wise words from 2018 with Bake Off host Prue Leith and actor Kelechi Okafor.
Celebrating Powerful Women in Music
Sex and power in the music industry; who is really in control?
Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal, Celine Gittens dances the Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker
Celine Gittens, Women in Prison, Queen Victoria, Escaping Xmas and Winter Solstice poetry.
Lily Collins on her role as Fantine in a new production of Les Miserables.
Lily Collins on her role in Les Miserables, the miracle of vinegar and being 18 in 2018.
Insomnia, Mrs Pankhurst's Purple Feather, Family stories
What is it like to have insomnia? And how are feathers connected to the Suffragettes?
Emma and guests partake of a few nocturnal frank and funny conversations.
Turning 18 in 2018 One Year On, Lily Collins, Sexuality and Power in the Music Industry
Four eighteen year olds discuss their year, sexuality and power in music, and Lily Collins
Books That Changed Your Mind
Tina Daheley discusses books that have changed your mind
Life challenges, resilience and self compassion
Four women explore how to face life's challenges with resilience and self compassion.
Jennifer Pike, Changes to 'Red Books', the Unexpected Joy of Being Single
Violinist Jennifer Pike talks about her childhood in the spotlight
Cerrie Burnell, Elizabeth Warren, Holidays, Speaking up, Forced marriage
The Girl with the Shark’s Teeth, running for president, paying for forced marriage rescues
Women lawyers, Sepsis, Diets
100 Years of Women Lawyers, Sepsis Campaigner, Diets and Healthy Eating
Life challenges, Books that changed your mind, Jennifer Pike, Food and fear
Four women on facing life's challenges. How to eat - and speak - without fear.
Annie Mac and BBC Sound Of 2019, Melanie Brown on choosing to live with one breast after a mastectomy, Stephanie Jones
Annie Mac; Stephanie Jones and transitioning; choosing not to hide a mastectomy.
Alex Lovell on being stalked, New divorce law in Saudi Arabia, 17th century composer Barbara Strozzi
The implications of a new divorce law in Saudi Arabia. The experience of being stalked.
Who was Colette?
Colette, Racism in Women's Football, Stress-free Parenting
Maternity leave for students, Cyntoia Brown, HRT patches
Cyntoia Brown, HRT patches, maternity leave for students, and Flirty Dancing
Divorcing well, New Year's resolutions, Male carers, Croatian 'obstetric violence', Universal credit
How to divorce well, New Year resolutions, male carers, and universal credit changes.
Annie Mac, Colette, Finding Love on the Dance Floor
Annie Mac on the women we should listen to in 2019. Discovering Colette. Dance and romance
Malala Yousafzai. A history of women working from home. Sorting your life admin.
Malala Yousafzai and refugee stories
Marin Alsop, the Politics of Physical Affection, Freelancer Mums
Conductor Marin Alsop is number eight on the Woman's Hour Power List 2018
Life and legacy of socialist Rosa Luxemberg. Casual feminists. Losing your virginity.
The life and legacy of revolutionary socialist Rosa Luxemburg.
Parenting: Freelance Mums
What do parents need to think about before going freelance?
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, family secrets, Voyeurism Bill, comfy shoes
Ruth Bader Ginsburg as pop icon, the burden of family secrets, Voyeurism Bill, comfy shoes
The Women's March, Film Classification, Jasmin Paris
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
Malala Yousafzai, Jasmin Paris, Comfy trainers
Malala Yousafzai, Jasmin Paris winner of the Spine Race and comfy trainers
Why don't women propose more? Sara Cox. The "good girl" stereotype in schools.
We discuss proposals - who's asking who? Girls in school. The new Domestic Violence Bill
Lorraine Kelly, Jessica Eaton, talking to your child about breasts, and Sarah Knight.
Freida Pinto in Love Sonia
Freida Pinto, Sophie Walker steps down, Irish abortion test case, and The Real Saudi.
Anne Longfield, children's commissioner for England; Family secrets; Pelvic floor
Children's commissioner for England, family secrets, and the pelvic floor.
Lily Ebert, US shutdown, Mariette Lindstein
Lorraine Kelly, the Pelvic Floor Challenge, Women proposing
ITV's Lorraine Kelly. The importance of pelvic floor exercises. Women proposing marriage.
Feeding Your Baby, Walking the South West Path, Meeting your Ex
We team up with Radio Sheffield for a series looking at how women feed their babies.
Your experience of feeding your baby.
Your experience of feeding your baby. We unveil the findings of our poll.
Your experience of feeding your baby
Jane Garvey and Paulette Edwards take your calls on your experience of feeding your baby.
Sarah Ewart, Janice Galloway, hair and family secrets
Sarah Ewart abortion case, Janice Galloway's short stories, body hair, and family secrets.
Parenting Podcast: Feeding your baby
We look at how women are feeding their babies and how it makes them feel.
Skin from Skunk Anansie
Skin, online tracking of Saudi women, Tobi Kyeremateng and Tanika Gupta, Clodagh McKenna
Weekend Woman's Hour - Feeding Your Baby, Skin from Skunk Anansie, Body Hair Heirachy
Experiences of baby feeding, Skin from Skunk Anansie and the heirachy of female body hair.
Catherine Simpson, Domestic Abuse, Pharmacosexuality
Catherine Simpson, the impact of domestic abuse on children, and pharmacosexuality.
Nicole Lecky in Superhoe at the Royal Court
Actor Nicole Lecky, carers' rights at work, Barbara Castle, women's football and autism.
Shelly Chopra Dhar, Women's Rights in Poland, Lucy-Anne Holmes, OCD
Women's rights in Poland, Lucy-Anne Holmes, 'Pure O' OCD, and Shelly Chopra Dhar.
How do you talk to your children about breasts?
#NunsToo: Nuns abused by priests and bishops
#NunsToo, Katy Sullivan, family secrets, black female academics.
Women train drivers. The new smear test. Novelist Yvonne Battle-Felton
Women train drivers. The new smear test. Self-harm images online.
#NunsToo, Onlyness, Black female professors
The sexual abuse of nuns. Being the only one. The lack of black female professors.
Nelson Mandela's PA, Sewing, Porn
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world.
How do you get a diagnosis of autism and what can you do to support your child?
Measles and childhood vaccinations, epilepsy research, the women who back Trump
A look at measles vaccinations, the women who back Trump, epilepsy research and more.
Does is matter that the concept of 'gal pals' is now a marketing ploy?
Tracey Neville: Head Coach of the England Women’s Netball Team
Tracey Neville, looking after disabled children, breast ironing, and Laura Mucha.
Being a barrister, Historian Suzannah Lipscomb, Stopping Breastfeeding
Why do so many women leave the bar?
Tracey Neville Head Coach of the England Women's Netball Team, Working as a Barrister, Vaccinations
Tracey Neville, women at the Bar, and vaccinations
Nadine Labaki, Vulvas, Films
Where do fears about vaccination come from?
The Shamima Begum case, #OscarsSoMale, Young people and alcohol
The issues raised by the Shamima Begum case. Oscars 2019 #OscarsSoMale.
What do we get wrong about female terrorists?
How we fetishize and underestimate women who join IS.
Breaking news and hard-hitting talk about the big stories of the day.
Construction firms "will lay off staff" amid political uncertainty
Political uncertainty to cause job losses, entrepreneur hub opens+Sainsburys-Asda setback
Ten Stone Lighter
Tony and daughter Mandie discuss Tony's dramatic weight loss.
Do you agree that Shamima Begum should be stripped of her UK citizenship?