Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4

Health, Kids & Family, News & Politics

The programme that offers a female perspective on the world


The new prime minister faces her first PMQs. Plus the campaign to protect women's rights post-Brexit.

July 20th, 2016

Episode 637 of 724 episodes

The new Prime Minister Theresa May faces her first PMQ's - how will she fare? Twelve women's organisations - led by the Fawcett Society - have come together to launch a campaign to fight for women's rights to be protected post-Brexit. Should step-parents be allowed to stay in a stepchild's life even after a breakup or divorce? Plus Jane Rodgers talks about her latest novel, Eleanor and Conrad. And Phoebe Waller-Bridge who writes and stars in a new comedy Fleabag, for BBC 3 - available online from Thursday - reveals all about her sex-obsessed, cash-strapped and constantly inappropriate comedy creation. Presented by Emma Barnett Producer Beverley Purcell.

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