Jane visits the Bike Project. Plus Rachel Reeves, and why is cleaning cool?
Jane visits the Bike Project
The jailed Iranian lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh, Early onset dementia & Cleaning Tips
Nasrin Sotoudeh jailed Iranian lawyer, Early onset dementia, Cleaning tips
Actor Lupita Nyong'o
Lupita Nyong'o, Bryony Frost, Cervical smears, Nice Nailantei Leng'ete, Eleanor Anstruther
Mary Berry, Ketamine, New Zealand attacks
Mary Berry makes a trifle. Plus a discussion about the rise of teenagers taking ketamine.
Parenting: Making Friends
How can you help your child make friends? How much can friendship skills be taught?
Porn, Breed-Ready Women, Poetry
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
Jacinda Ardern's leadership; W series; Talking to children about their disabilities
Jacinda Ardern's leadership; W series motor racing; talking to a child with a disability
Impact of Cyclone Idai. Film director Carol Morley. Author Tomi Adeyemi. Losing your mum.
Cyclone Idai. Director Carol Morley. Author Tomi Adeyemi. Dealing with losing your mum.
Jacinda Ardern's leadership, Spring poetry, and Tomi Adeyemi
Do female leaders do things differently? Spring Equinox poetry. Author Tomi Adeyemi.
Women and Environmental Activism
We speak to three generations of women fighting for the environment.
Child marriage, Jack the Ripper's victims
We discuss child marriage in Afghanistan, plus the new book on Jack the Ripper's victims.
Celebrating the bicentenary of her birth: Northern Ballet's Victoria
Victoria, the ballet; women's jobs and automation; Zeenat Aman; Virginia Hall.
The dangers of taking the illegal drug Ketamine. What parents need to know.
Fran & Flora, Margaret Thatcher, Maths
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world.
Brexit anxiety, Bedtime Stories, UN women, Pain management
Brexit anxiety. Bedtime Stories. Managing pain in women.
Fran & Flora, Maths anxiety, the spy Virginia Hall
Eastern European music from Fran & Flora. Anxiety about maths. The WWII Spy Virginia Hall.
Women and Wigs
From the personal to the political, we explore the many reasons women wear wigs.
Black women and wigs, Author Helen Mort, Supporting a parent with dementia, Child poverty
Black women and wigs. supporting a parent with dementia, and author Helen Mort.
Parenting: Maths anxiety
What can parents can do to support children who have maths anxiety?
Winner of The Great British Sewing Bee
Winner of the Great British Sewing Bee, parenting risk-taking, teenagers.
Repeat removals of children, Joanne Harris on The Strawberry Thief
Wigs & losing your hair; Jill Dawson; Women & heart attacks;
Wigs; Nordic nations failing rape victims; Jill Dawson; Women & heart attacks; Maggie May;
Juliet Uzor Sewing Bee winner, Shame, Teenage brains
Juliet Uzor - winner of the Great British Sewing Bee. The emotion shame. The teenage brain
Women in The Archers, Jill Dawson, Menopausal flooding
Sexual politics in The Archers, Jill Dawson, Endocrine-disrupting chemicals.
Mary Quant, No-deal Brexit, Wild Rose
Mary Quant exhibition at V&A. Impact of a no-deal Brexit on women. Nicole Taylor new film.
Parenting: The Teenage Brain
A teenager’s brain explained through neuroscience.
Singer Louise Redknapp
Louise Redknapp, tampon tax, author Sara Collins and food allergies.
Virginia Nicholson: sex and the 1960s, Katy Bourne, Sabrina Cohen-Hatton
Virginia Nicholson on the 60s; Katy Bourne on stalking; Sabrina Cohen-Hatton on decisions.
Female comedic characters, Mental healh support in schools
Female comedic characters and mental health provision in schools.
Fleabag, Food allergies and Feminism in the Archers
Fleabag and other great comic characters, food allergies and feminism in the Archers.
Abortion and the Republic of Ireland, Meike Ziervogel, Game of Thrones Superfans
Abortion and the Republic of Ireland, Meike Ziervogel, Game of Thrones
Women and protests in the Sudan
Women in Sudan, environmental solutions, sex therapy in the 50s, and food allergies.
Woman's Hour Parenting Podcast: food allergies
Diagnosing and managing food allergies in infants and children.
Top Girls, Dame Glenys Stacey, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
Dame Glenys Stacey looks back at nearly 40 years in public service.
Three Sisters, Molly Case, Women's Football
Women in K-Pop: the success of BLACKPINK
BLACKPINK, special guardianship orders, environmental living tips.
Women in Sudan, Game of Thrones, Nurse Molly Case, Top Girls
What role have women played in the protests in Sudan?
True Crime Under Investigation
Why are some women so fascinated by true crime?
Mental Health Problems and Relationships, British Charcuterie, Unconscious Bias
We explore the impact mental health problems have on relationships.
Parenting: Feeding a child with allergies
A paediatric dietitian gives advice on how to feed a child with food allergies.
Fashion Revolution Week: 6th anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh
Fashion sustainability, Bessborough: mother and baby home, solo parenting, and borsch.
Melinda Gates, Josie Rourke, Trafficking
Bringing you stories from the many and varied Lancashire communities.
A breath of fresh air for a Thursday evening.
Swindon Spring Festival
Rebecca Rooney sits in. Matt Holland is the man behind the new festival.
The Importance of Imagination
Adventures travelling blind in both 21st and 19th centuries.
Introducing the 2019 New Generation Thinkers
From techno music in Berlin to the Glasgow ‘rag trade’, and divisive dams to fake news.