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Jennie Lee; Ghoncheh Ghavami; Osteoporosis

November 5th, 2014

Episode 46 of 722 episodes

Classic archive interview with Jennie Lee, one of the first Labour women MPs. Baroness Hollis, Lee's biographer, talks about her life and work. Ghoncheh Ghavami, imprisoned for attempting to watch a volleyball match. What does her case reveal about the status of women in Iran? Adeline Ginn on women and employment in the rail industry. Dr Neil Gittoes on the emotional and physical costs of osteoporosis. Jenni Murray presents.