Woman's Hour

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WHNews: Kiesza; Domestic Violence; Social Media

December 8th, 2014

Episode 79 of 721 episodes

Kiesza's debut single Hideaway went straight to number one and she's just released the album Sound Of A Woman. She talks to Jane. In February 2013 a listener heard June Venters QC on Woman's Hour discussing the issue of parental contact after separation or divorce when there has been domestic violence in a relationship. They both join Jane to explain what happened next. Technology expert LJ Rich joins Jane to talk about the latest technolgical devices and social media. Neeta Patel is the CEO of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation and a trustee of the Young Women's Trust. She talks about the work both charities do. Ginette Leach joined the peace camps at Greenham Common and her life changed dramatically thereafter. Her diaries have been been dramatized for our Writing the Century series.