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The Closure of Schools, Ghosted by Mum, Naked Walkers
The handling and impact of the closure of schools.
#MeToo - the victories, the criticisms and the unintended consequences
#Me Too - the victories, the criticisms and the unintended consequences.
Carol Ann Duffy, Women and US riots, Tree Activist Maria Gallastegui and Scottish Judicial Review on Definition of Woman
The poet Carol Ann Duffy and the activist who tried to save The Happy Man tree.
Singer-songwriter Holly Humberstone. Lockdown family pressures. BPAS not for profit IVF Clinic.
Singer-songwriter Holly Humberstone. Lockdown family pressures. BPAS new IVF Clinic.
Weekend Woman's Hour - Holly Humberstone, #metoo & Imelda Staunton as the Queen
Holly Humberstone, one year on from #metoo, Imelda Staunton as the Queen.
Bullied by my kids; Alexandra Heminsley; Healthcare workers on the frontline
Where can parents living with violent children turn for help?
Young women and vaccines; Vaccine Deployment Minister Nadhim Zahawi; Lisa Montgomery, Death Row, Sex and the City
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
Debbie McGee and Dr Naomi Paxton, author Angie Thomas, Nurse Sarah Link who lived in a caravan for 9 months to protect her mum
Emma Barnett talks to Debbie McGee and Dr Naomi Paxton, author Angie Thomas & Sarah Link
Adult crushes, Identifying migrants lost at sea, Kishwer Falkner and the EHRC
Have you ever had an adult crush?
Wonder Woman at 80; Virginity tests; Bridgerton; Choked Up
As a new Wonder Woman film is released, we look at the ultimate female superhero's story.
Weekend Woman's Hour - Healthcare workers on the frontline, Debbie McGee and Naomi Paxton, virginity testing
Healthcare workers on the frontline, Debbie McGee and Naomi Paxton, virginity testing.
Lana Clarkson, Cosmetic Fillers, Confessions of a Duchess, Debut novel Girl A
Lana Clarkson, and the prevalence of bodged fillers and what can be done about it.
Ballerinas & Babies, Working From Home Safely, Delayed Smear Tests
Ballerinas having babies, working from home and domestic violence, delayed smear tests.
Clemency Burton-Hill, V&A African fashion exhibition, Liverpool Mayor Wendy Simon, Presidential Inauguration.
Clemency Burton-Hill's first interview after suffering a brain haemorrhage last year.
Katie Price talks about her son, Harvey
Katie Price & Harvey; Family Courts & Marital Rape Review; Christine McAnea, Unison
Managing Money, Domestic Violence and Housing, Bad Bridgets
We investigate the lack of suitable housing for women escaping domestic violence
Broadcaster Clemency Burton-Hill on learning to speak again. Plus Katie Price talks about her son Harvey.
Broadcaster Clemency Burton-Hill on learning to speak again following a brain haemorrhage.
Jane Goodall; Female cabinet ministers on TV; Coercive control
The world famous expert on chimpanzees and conservation Jane Goodall speaks to Emma.
Women and Gambling. Interim Mayor of Liverpool Wendy Simon. True Stories from a Life in Forensic Medicine
Women and gambling addiction.
Rhod Gilbert on male fertility; teenage girls and social media; and talking to children about the Holocaust
Rhod Gilbert on male fertility, and talking to children about the Holocaust.
Samantha Cameron; Rape cases - legal challenge to the CPS; Rachael Burford on Girls' Rugby
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
Can the way we breathe change our mental and physical health?
Weekend Woman's Hour - Samantha Cameron; Rhod Gilbert on male fertility; Afro hair and discrimination
Samantha Cameron, Rhod Gilbert on male fertility, afro hair and discrimination.
Susannah Constantine, How Work Fits into your Life
Do you love your job but work for next to nothing? Have we been sold a myth?
Dolly Parton, Women In Prison
Dolly Parton and She Come By It Natural. More facilities for women in prison.
Singer Arlo Parks, Suzanne Heywood on the legacy of her husband Jeremy Heywood and Journalist Nadine White
Arlo Parks, Suzanne Heywood on the legacy of her husband Jeremy Heywood & Nadine White.
Harassment when training, Zara Mohammed, Marie McCourt
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire
Wrestling star Aleah James, Jackie Weaver, Indian farmers, Julia Kogan and nominations for the Golden Globes
Anita Rani & wrestling star Aleah James, Jackie Weaver, Indian farmers & the Golden Globes
Weekend Woman's Hour: Arlo Parks performs, Susannah Constantine and alcoholism & internet sensation Jackie Weaver
Arlo Parks, Susannah Constantine and Jackie Weaver.
Can all nurseries survive the pandemic?; Forced marriage; Re-creating the Bayeux tapestry
We examine how falling demand has put some early years providers under threat.
The women at the centre of the new drama 'It's a Sin'. Plus a look at the gendered economic impact of covid.
The women at the centre of the drama 'It's a Sin' set in London during the Aids crisis.
Sailor Pip Hare. Children and puberty blockers. Stalking slogans on Valentines Day Cards
Sailor Pip Hare. Children and puberty blockers. Stalking slogans on Valentine Day cards.
Children's Minister Vicky Ford; Scottish Care Homes; Novelist Daisy Buchanan
Inquiry launched into NHS maternity 'systemic racism'
'Systemic racism' in NHS maternity;Marriage bureau; teenage mental health; Thomas Hardy;
Weekend Woman's Hour: Alleged systemic racism in NHS maternity, Care homes, It's a Sin
Alleged systemic racism in NHS maternity, care homes and Channel 4 drama It's a Sin.
Losing a friend to suicide, Period pants, The release of Loujain al-Hathloul
A year after Caroline Flack's death we talk about grief with one of her close friends.
Mums at breaking point...
Struggles to juggle family and career, Seymour Platt, Christine Keeler's son, 'mini pill'
Mary Beard on witches, The Salmond Inquiry, Vulva anxiety in teenage girls
Emma Barnett presents Woman's Hour with Mary Beard, Sarah Smith and news on vulva anxiety.
Harry Dunn's Mum, Broken Hearts, TikTok Twins
Zara McDermott & Baroness Morgan on Revenge Porn, The "Good Enough" mother, & Mehreen Baig on Covid 19 Jab campaign
Zara McDermott & Baroness Morgan, Dr Angela Joyce & Dr Tracey Jensen and Mehreen Baig.
Weekend Woman's Hour: Women at breaking point, Revenge porn, The term 'witch'
Women at breaking point, revenge porn, and the use of the term 'witch'.
Women in Jazz, What women think about during sex, Japan: Women in meetings, One punch assaults.
Leadership and the effect of Covid-19 on leadership styles, Sex, Gender & the Census, Breast Reduction
Have leadership styles changed because of Covid-19?
Surrogacy and Single Fatherhood
Single fatherhood & surrogacy; Reproductive health; Virtual Parliament; Talking periods.
Buying sperm online. Author Julie Ma. Vintage wedding photos
Buying sperm online. Finding the couples in vintage wedding photos. Author Julie Ma.
Weekend Woman's Hour - Camila Batmanghelidjh, Surrogacy, Women in Jazz
Camila Batmanghelidjh, Surrogacy and single fatherhood, Women in Jazz.
Lockdown Hair, 'Red Wall' Mums, Greek Goddesses
We hear from mums in the 'Red Wall' seats about plans to cut short summer holidays.
Afghan women and the current peace talks
Afghan women; Hugging; Older women actors; Paid bereavement leave.
Mothers' names on marriage certificates. The Budget. Captain Sir Tom's daughter Lucy Teixeira
Mothers' names on marriage certificates. The Budget. Captain Sir Tom's daughter.
Layla AlAmmar, Anti-Obesity Drugs, Maximalism
Isabel Allende, Erna Solberg, music with Madeleine Mitchell & Errollyn Wallen & post lockdown workwear with Emma Jacobs.
Isabel Allende, Erna Solberg, Madeleine Mitchell, Errollyn Wallen and Emma Jacobs.
Weekend Woman's Hour: Pensions scandal, Isabel Allende, Anti-Obesity Drugs
State pensions scandal, Isabel Allende, and anti-obesity drugs.
When Meghan and Harry met Oprah; Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s release; Clemency Burton Hill’s return to the airwaves.
What does the Sussexes' interview with Oprah tell us about them and the Royal Family?
Electing to home school. Trisha Goddard on the power of Oprah.
Pros and cons of educating your children at home. Trisha Goddard on the power of Oprah.
Stammering, Sharing intimate images without consent and The art of repairs
Emma hears from women campaigning for better protection against image based sexual abuse.
Nadine Dorries, Dame Donna Kinnair, Women and safety, Organised crime, mafia and gender.
Review into alleged abuse in British Gymnastics
Alleged abuse in GB gymnastics, definitions of 'woman', gender pay gap, Vaginal pessaries.
Weekend Woman's Hour - The Art of Repair, Nurses' Pay & the Power of Oprah Winfrey
The Art of Repair, Nurses' Pay and the Power of Oprah Winfrey.
Emma Barnett covers the reaction to Sarah Everard’s vigil and the actions of the Metropolitan Police
Reaction to Sarah Everard’s vigil and the actions of the Metropolitan Police.
Safe city design, Victoria Atkins, Do men and women garden differently?
Women and confidence in the police, Maria Ressa, and the future of the handbag post pandemic
Women & confidence in the police, Maria Ressa and the future of the handbag post pandemic
Men and Violence
Three men talk about male violence.
Singer-songwriter and cellist Ayanna Witter-Johnson
Ayanna Witter-Johnson, carers' pay, inclusivity in beauty and Jacqueline Rose.
Weekend Woman's Hour: Women and confidence in the police; Syria; the future of the handbag
Women and confidence in the police, Syria, and the future of the handbag.
Navigating the perimenopause; Increase in online accessing of child sexual images; Nawal El Saadawi's death at 89
How to navigate your hormones during the perimenopause.
Lockdown anniversary, Nicola Sturgeon, Misogyny as a hate crime
The pros and cons of recording misogyny as a hate crime.
Endometriosis, NI Abortion, Portraits
New hope for women with endometriosis?
Covid 19 vaccines and children, East Asian Racism, Periods in lockdown, Young women and cryptocurrency
Equal pay judgement. Birth partners attending scans. Bangladesh at 50.
Weekend Woman's Hour - Lockdown anniversary, Cryptocurrencies & Portraits of women
Lockdown anniversary, Cryptocurrencies & Portraits of women.
Award-winning actor Vanessa Kirby; Sexual harassment, assault & abuse in schools
Vanessa Kirby, award-winning actor; 'rape culture' in schools.
Jessica Moxham on life with a child with disabilities, Lord Macdonald and Harriet Wistritch, Noof Al Maadeed and Rothna Begum
Jessica Moxham, Lord Macdonald and Harriet Wistritch, Noof Al Maadeed and Rothna Begum.
Cindy Gallop & Dr Fiona Vera-Gray on the impact of porn on teenagers, writer Erin Kelly, Dr Jenny Mathers & Dr Peter English.
Cindy Gallop & Dr Fiona Vera-Gray on the impact of porn on teenagers & author Erin Kelly.
Sharon Stone, Gillian Keegan MP, Fertility & Race
Summer music festivals line-ups - how many female artists are included?
Music festivals & female artists; Exams & assessments; Food writer, Yasmin Khan.
Sharon Stone. The impact of pornography on young people. Actor Vanessa Kirby
Sharon Stone. The impact of pornography on young people. Actor Vanessa Kirby.
The Feminisation of Chocolate
Chocolate, women and empire; Women cocoa farmers; Women, chocolate and advertising.
Family farming with Janice and Matt Baker; New maternal mental health hubs; Author Susan Spindler; Statues of famous women
Mother and son Janice and Matt Baker on keeping the family farm going
Jessica Fellowes on the roaring twenties and comparisons with life today as come out of lockdown.
Jessica Fellowes on the "Roaring Twenties" & comparisons with life today as lockdown ends.
Tracey Thorn on her friend Lindy Morrison; Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds; Women in the Wedding and Beauty Industry.
Body image. Caring for an abuser. Bafta lookahead. Mrs Sri Lanka Beauty pageant controversy
Body image report. Caring for an abuser. Plus a look ahead to the BAFTAs.
Weekend Woman's Hour: Body image; Caring for an abuser; Tracey Thorn on her friend Lindy Morrison
Body image; Caring for an abuser; Tracey Thorn on her friend Lindy Morrison
Amanda Owen & Clare Eglin on women feeling the cold, Clare Balding on Rachael Blackmore, Pippa Wicks & teacher Andria Zafirakou
Shepherdess Amanda Owen and Clare Eglin talk about why women tend to feel colder than men.
Shirley Williams, New Mums & Jury Service, Flexible Working
Owen Paterson MP on the suicide of his wife Rose, Evy Cohen, GeorgiaElliot-Smith and music from Manika Kaur
Emma Barnett talks to former minister Owen Paterson about the suicide of his wife Rose.
Catholic Church Abuse, Recycling Shaming, Being a Widow