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
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.
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
Biggin Hill Women, Eco Heroines, Parental Alienation
The programme that offers a female perspective on the world
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.
Ghanaian artist Ibrahim Mahama
We meet the artist who is putting Ghana on the map when it comes to contemporary art
Destiny and the Brain
Hannah Critchlow on the latest brain research and what it tells us about free will.
Rhod Sharp with news, interviews and stories from around the world.
21/05/19: Campaign for meat-free school meals, Rural Post Offices, Ethical farming, Low-lying land water
The Soil Association defends its call for mandatory meat-free school meals.
News and insight from the business world.