Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4

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The programme that offers a female perspective on the world


Listener Week; Glass blower Laura McKinley

December 2nd, 2015

Episode 429 of 721 episodes

Listener Week . We meet glass blower, Laura McKinley as she works alongside a number of other glass blowers at a studio in Bermondsey in South London. We hear from Marie McNamara - and her teacher Dr Vicky Duckworth - about learning to read as an adult. "Nadia" and Raj share their experiences of having partners of a different faith alongside Rabbi Jonathan Rainer. And Lyndsey, Kathy and Karen talk about their relationship with their breasts and the impact they have on everything from their health, to their self-confidence, and fashion choices. Presented by Jenni Murray Producer Beverley Purcell.