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Woman's Hour

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

July 29th, 2015

Episode 312 of 760 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.

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