Woman's Hour

BBC Radio 4

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WHNews: Plus Size; Lesbians on TV; Real Tennis; Sarah Jane Morris

January 23rd, 2015

Episode 125 of 985 episodes

British Real Tennis players and sisters, Claire Fahey and Sarah Vigrass who are regularly beating some of the top male players in the sport. It’s 16 years since Queer as Folk came to our screens, as a new drama focusing on gay life starts on Channel 4 tonight, we asked should there be more lesbians in British TV drama? Music from Sarah Jane Morris and the UK's first plus-size fashion magazine was recently launched. Slink, is hoping to tap into a growing demand for publications that realise beauty and style doesn't stop at a size 8. But should women be encouraged to lose weight not justify their obesity?

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