Woman’s Hour Daily Podcast

Woman’s Hour Daily Podcast

Weekend Woman’s Hour: Mona Eltahawy; Scarlett Moffatt; Female astronauts

Egyptian-American writer and activist Mona Eltahawy believes women should start actively defying...

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Mentrix; Tech safety in domestic abuse; Sam Roddick; Dating over 60

Last year the avant-garde Iranian artist Mentrix released the critically acclaimed album My...

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Scarlett Moffatt, Patricia Devlin, Gender and AI

There's to be an inquiry into the Covid pandemic. It will start in Spring next year. We speak to...

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Female Astronauts, Second Chances, Jackie Weaver, Celebs and the male gaze

A total of 65 women have been into space - compared with 501 men. The last time the European...

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11/05/2021

Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.

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Singer-songwriter Dodie, TikTok and domestic workers in the Middle East

How domestic workers in the Middle East are using the video sharing app TikTok to raise awareness...

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Weekend Woman's Hour: Tracey Emin; Susan Rogers, Prince's sound engineer; Panic attacks

Tracey Emin was one of the leading figures of the Young British Artists movement of the 1990s....

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Covid in India; Susan Rogers, Prince's sound engineer; panic attacks; the novel Careless

India remains in the grip of a Covid crisis with record numbers of cases being reported every...

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Anya Hindmarch, Women on Boards, Rosie Aycliffe, Ruthie Henshall on Care Homes

In 2016 Mia Ayliffe Chung was killed at a remote farmworkers’ hostel while backpacking in...

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Tracey Emin; Women and Nightclubs; Young Children and Mental Health

Tracey Emin was one of the leading figures of the Young British Artists movement of the 1990s....

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Male fertility. Rosie Ayliffe on her daughter Mia's legacy. Celebrating Caroline Norton.

Fertility rates around the world are declining. It's partly through choice, as couples decide to...

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Breaking barriers to cycling for women

Have you always wanted to get on a bike, but something is holding you back? This is the programme...

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Weekend Woman’s Hour: Dawn French; Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe’s sentence; Women’s Football

Today if you are a woman you are likely to live into your eighties. But what to do with those...

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30/04/2021

Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.

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Arlene Foster, Kate Wilson, Kelly Critcher

Arlene Foster, First Minister of Northern Ireland and leader of the DUP, has stood down. She was...

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Dawn French, Claire Findlay, Second Chances, Caroline Slocock

Emma Barnett talks to Dawn French about her fourth novel "Because of You" which has been...

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Dawn French, Claire Findlay, Second Chances, Caroline Slocock

Emma Barnett talks to Dawn French about her fourth novel "Because of You" which has been...

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Dawn French, Claire Findlay, Second Chances, Caroline Slocock

Emma Barnett talks to Dawn French about her fourth novel "Because of You" which has been...

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27/04/2021

Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.

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Breast cancer and cognitive behavioural therapy, The history of make-up, Second children

New research out today from the charity Breast Cancer Now, indicates that training breast care...

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