Woman's Hour

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WHNews:Candi Staton. Shisha Cafes & Young Muslim Women

October 23rd, 2014

Episode 33 of 721 episodes

On today's Woman's Hour, Queen of southern soul, Candi Staton talks about her 50 year career. We hear why growing numbers of young, Muslim women like to go to shisha cafes. Leanne Wood, the leader of Plaid Cymru, explains her hopes of getting more women involved in politics. And the impact on the family of reporting historical sexual abuse - we hear the experiences of Fiona Doyle and her daughter, and Dr Nina Burrowes tells us how to deal with someone who decides to reveal such experiences.