Woman's Hour

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Takeover week: Guest Editor Eniola Aluko

June 14th, 2016

Episode 606 of 985 episodes

The England and Chelsea footballer on sport's key role in building confidence and how football has shaped her. Journalist and writer, Anna Kessel and football coach, Annie Zaidi discuss the importance of sport in raising ambition and aspiration in girls. Eni tells Jane about her passion for social justice. Solicitor and human rights activist, Gareth Peirce and political campaigner Helen Steel discuss the issues involved in legal challenges to large corporations and institutions. Eni talks about the difficulty of fitting a social life into only three free days a month, and the challenge of finding a man not intimidated by either her career as a lawyer or her football skills. Presenter: Jane Garvey Editor: Eniola Aluko Producer: Jane Thurlow.

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