The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
Biggin Hill Women, Eco Heroines, Parental Alienation
Weekend Woman's Hour: True crime, parental alienation and Borscht
Women's fascination with true crime. Parental alienation. Cook the Perfect... borscht.
8th Grade, Jing-Jing Lee, Mozambique floods
8th Grade: a coming of age film for our time? Margaret Thatcher's legacy for women.
Sofie Hagen, Rosacea, Party Bags
Danish comedian Sofie Hagen challenges what she sees as endemic fatphobia in our society.
Parenting: Going it alone
Women's experiences of becoming solo parents using donor sperm and eggs.
Margaret Thatcher - 40 years on from her election as PM
Margaret Thatcher - 40 years on. How significant was her election as PM?
Small Island, Esther Wojcicki, Natalie Haynes
Leah Harvey and Aisling Loftus; How to Raise Successful People; A Thousand Ships; Obesity
Mary Black, Monster trucks, Defining intersex
In the wake of Caster Semenya’s legal battle we look at differences in sexual development
Sofie Hagen Happy Fat, Margaret Thatcher, Rosacea
Sofie Hagen on fatphobia. Margaret Thatcher's Legacy. Living with rosacea. Mary Black.
What kind of relationship do you have with food?
Why do so many of us have an uneasy relationship with food?
Woman's Hour in Ireland
We're coming live from Dublin
Parenting: Party bags
How, if at all, do you fill your goody bags for your child’s party?
Cellist Ayanna Witter-Johnson. Inside an Honour Killing. What to do for new parents.
Potty training, Going away with friends, Jude
How to potty train, going away with friends, and a new adaptation of Jude the Obscure
Remembering the Magdalene Laundries
Magdalene Laundries, Women Walking Alone, Restoring Treasures, Shaping Motherhood.
Ayanna Witter-Johnson, Going away with friends, Potty training
Music from Ayanna Witter-Johnson. Weekends away with girlfriends. No nappy potty training.
Women's toilets, Domestic violence, Fasting
Living with Dissociative Identity Disorder, EU Elections, Joanne Ramos
Living with dissociative identity disorder - one woman's story.
Parenting: Potty training
When is the best time to potty train, how do you know and how do you go about it?
Sally Wainwright on Anne Lister
Who was Gentleman Jack?
Red lipstick, Nigel Slater, Joan Smith and abortion in the US
Red lipstick, abortion in the US, Nigel Slater, and domestic abuse links with terrorism.
Saudi Arabia's imprisoned activists: One year on
Women’s rights activists in Saudi Arabia, and living with borderline personality disorder
Weekend Woman's Hour: Red Lipstick, Domestic violence and terrorism, Gentleman Jack
A history of red lipstick. Links between domestic violence and terrorism. Sally Wainwright
Sara Canning, partner of Lyra McKee
Sara Canning, ageism, Susie Hargreaves and Shakespears Sister.
Deborah James on bowel cancer, Maria Miller, Nitrous oxide, Sandra Newman
Author, blogger and podcaster Deborah James on living with bowel cancer.
Alina Ibragimova, Food poverty, Jayson Greene
Alina Ibragimova, food poverty, Jayson Greene, and Women's Footballer of the Year.
Posy Simmonds, Chelsea Flower Show, Emmerdale, India election
Posy Simmonds' influence, gold at Chelsea, teacher-child sexual abuse, and voting in India
Parenting: Nitrous Oxide
What are the risks of taking Nitrous Oxide, also known as laughing gas or Noz?
Fostering, Mary Loudon, Infidelity
Weekend Woman's Hour: Deborah James, Jayson Greene, Infidelity
Deborah James on why we need to talk about poo, Jayson Greene on grief, and infidelity
Women's workwear - does it matter?
Kimberlé Crenshaw and Intersectionality at 30, and Bishop of London Sarah Mullally
Eve Ensler, White Pearl, White Plimsolls
Woman's Hour Parenting Podcast
Coming out to your parents. How do you prepare ? Advice for parents and children.
What's so funny about socially aspiring women?
Female social climbers in popular culture, men working in childcare, and Jo Miller.
Women’s Sexual Desire
We hear experiences that challenge stereotypical ideas about male and female sexual desire
Eve Ensler, Dress codes at work, Women's sexual desires
Eve Ensler on her new book The Apology. Dress codes at work. Myths about sexual desire
Juno Dawson, Sport Coaches, Frances Ryan
Women's Football, Nicola Benedetti
How women's football is changing. Nicola Benedetti on music education for all.
Parenting: Premature babies
How do you cope when your baby is born prematurely?
Wife, Francesca Segal on premature babies, Love Island
A queer history of the word 'wife' and Francesca Segal on the birth of her premature twins
Elif Shafak, Women Chelsea Pensioners, Sports Coaching
Elif Shafak, women Chelsea pensioners, getting into sports coaching and modern slavery.
Elizabeth McGovern, Trump's visit to D-Day: Decoding state ceremony
From President Trump’s state visit to D-Day celebrations, we reflect on a week of ceremony
Weekend Woman's Hour: Women's Football World Cup, the word Wife, Chelsea Pensioner Helen Andrews
Women's Football World Cup, new play Wife, and Chelsea Pensioner Helen Andrews.
Arundhati Roy, Returning to work, Treatment after smears
Food writer Jack Monroe
Jack Monroe, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, and pelvic floor exercises.
Nanogirl, Tory leadership, Kenya sex law, Emilie Pine
Notes to Self; Kitchen Science Cookbook; being gay in Kenya; Conservative candidates
Tips for parents on how they can teach their children about science.
Women obsessed with women, Hannah Arendt, CPS challenge
Women obsessed with women, Hannah Arendt, CPS challenge,
Misogyny online, The week’s news, Talking about turn-ons
Is the threat of abuse silencing women online?
Women obsessed with women, Returning to work, Jack Monroe
Women obsessed with women. Job hunting in later life. Cannellini Beurre Blanc.
A New Series Exploring Teenage Mental Health
Teenage mental health, Charlie Hebdo magazine, Maud West, painful investigative procedures
Dr Ruth, Maternal mortality in Yemen, Carrie Lam profile
Sex advice over recent decades. The impact of Yemen's conflict on maternal mortality.
Wally Funk, Blood Inquiry, Gloria Vanderbildt, Conservatives
Race for space; NHS infected blood; queen of jeans; leadership candidates and women
Parenting: Teenage mental health
How to spot early signs of mental health issues in pupils.
Elly Pear, Teachers talk teen mental health, Ebola
Elly Pear cooks, teachers on teen mental health, and the impact of Ebola on women.
International Women in Engineering Day
Women in engineering, baby boomer wealth gap, friendship expectations and summer poetry.
Weekend Woman's Hour: Sex therapist Dr Ruth, Painful gynaecological procedures, Poetry for the summer solstice
Sex therapist Dr Ruth, painful internal procedures, poetry from Elizabeth-Jane Burnett
Exploring Teenage Mental Health - our series continues
Parents and teenage mental health; European Parliament: Brexit Party; domestic abuse
Twelve-week wait, MEPs for Remain, Dame Inga Beale
Why wait 12 weeks to announce a pregnancy? Two new Remain MEPs. Dame Inga Beale on quotas.
News and insight from the business world.
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Angen deddfwriaeth cŵn i Gymru
Beth ydi’r wir gost o gynhyrchu cig coch?
Gender Price Gap
With financial journalist Iona Bain and the writers Ambreen Razia and Bea Appleby.
Poet Lemn Sissay explores the life of activist, musician and writer Gil Scott-Heron.