Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4

Health, Kids & Family, News & Politics

The programme that offers a female perspective on the world


Agatha Christie; Premature babies; Drugs at festivals; Women in prison

July 29th, 2015

Episode 314 of 985 episodes

Why is Agatha Christie still hailed as the Queen of Crime, 125 years after her birth? A new study reveals the long term effects in later life of being born very prematurely. Criminologist Professor Fiona Measham on her work testing drugs at festivals. And a new lottery backed initiative to cut the numbers of women in prison.

Featured Podcast