Woman’s Hour Daily Podcast

Woman’s Hour Daily Podcast

Weekend Woman's Hour: Women at breaking point, Revenge porn, The term 'witch'

Why the latest lockdown has left so many women feeling at breaking point as they try to juggle home schooling and...

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Buying sperm online. Author Julie Ma. Vintage wedding photos

People wanting to start a family, who need to use a sperm donor say they feel forced into finding sperm online in...

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Camila Batmanghelidjh

In her first in-depth broadcast interview since winning the High Court disqualification case regarding the disbanded...

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Surrogacy and Single Fatherhood

It's been announced that around 31,000 women in England will be offered the opportunity to do a smear test at home....

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Leadership and the effect of Covid 19 on leadership styles, Sex, Gender & the Census, Breast Reduction

Is being a tough guy (or girl) no longer the key to getting on? How important is empathy in leadership now that we...

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Women in Jazz, What women think about during sex, Japan: Women in meetings, One punch assaults.

Are women in the UK jazz scene facing discrimination and sexual harassment? Sarah Raine, an academic and...

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Weekend Woman's Hour: Women at breaking point, Revenge porn, The term 'witch'

Why the latest lockdown has left so many women feeling at breaking point as they try to juggle home schooling and...

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Zara McDermott & Baroness Morgan on Revenge Porn, The "Good Enough" mother, & Mehreen Baig on Covid...

Anita Rani talks to Love Island Star Zara McDermott about her new documentary on the growing issue of Revenge Porn...

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Harry Dunn's Mum, Broken Hearts, TikTok Twins

Harry Dunn was 19 years old when he was killed on his motorbike by an American woman driving the wrong way. His...

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Mary Beard on witches, The Salmond Inquiry, Vulva anxiety in teenage girls

Emma Barnett presents Woman's Hour with Mary Beard who talks about her new BBC Two show Inside Culture looking at...

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Mums at breaking point...

The pandemic has pushed many working mothers to breaking point. Juggling family and career is nothing new, but...

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Losing a Friend to Suicide, Period Pants & why they're still being taxed

Loujain al-Hathloul, the Saudi women's rights activist, has just been released from prison after spending nearly...

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13/02/2021

Highlights from the Woman's Hour week

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12/02/2021

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

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Children's Minister Vicky Ford; Scottish Care Homes; Novelist Daisy Buchanan

As many as one in six young people now experience mental health problems ranging from depression to self-harm and...

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Sailor Pip Hare. Children and puberty blockers. Stalking slogans on Valentines Day Cards

Pip Hare has been competing in the Vendee Globe race, sailing around the world, solo, non-stop and without...

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The women at the centre of the new drama 'It's a Sin'. Plus a look at the gendered economic impact of covid.

'It’s a Sin', the new drama on Channel 4 by Russel T Davies tells the story of a group of young gay men living...

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Can all nurseries survive the pandemic?; Forced marriage; Re-creating the Bayeux tapestry

At the beginning of the pandemic nurseries, pre-schools and many child minders shut down at the same time as schools,...

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Weekend Woman's Hour: Arlo Parks performs, Susannah Constantine and alcoholism & internet sensation Jackie Weaver

The singer/songwriter Arlo Parks was named the BBC Introducing Artist of the Year in October. She tells us about her...

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Wrestling Star Aleah James, Indian farmers, Julia Kogan and Nominations For the Golden Globes

Anita Rani talks to 23 year old wrestler Aleah James who was signed by WWE in the middle of lockdown. Normal try outs...

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