Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4

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The programme that offers a female perspective on the world


Sadie Frost, Lust, Iris Murdoch

August 29th, 2015

Episode 347 of 724 episodes

Sadie Frost discusses Buttercup Bill - a psychological thriller. It's the first feature film produced by her production company. Sixteen year old Niamh McKevitt talks about her experiences in football - how she has dealt with prejudice and fought to have the right to play with the boys. Two medics discuss the contraceptive coil - some women swear by it, others say that having one fitted was the most painful experience of their life. As Radio 4 celebrates Iris Murdoch, Woman's Hour discusses her life and work. Lauren Laverne and guests on Late Night Woman's Hour discuss lust. The last in the series on men and relationships - men in retirement. The growing trend in Iran for fashion shows. And music from Eska. Presenter Emma Barnett Producer Dianne McGregor.

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