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Overwhelmed by choice in the Peak TV era? Join hosts and IRL friends Tolani Shoneye (of 'The Receipts' podcast fame) and Gena-mour Barrett (who works for Netflix) as they discuss what they're watching, and what they think * you * should be watching too. Each week they'll be accompanied by a guest from the world of Netflix, who'll share a recommendation of their own. From brand new shows to overlooked gems, 10/10 Would Recommend is a freewheeling, unfiltered review show that will help you spe ...
 
Creation is one of the most powerful forces in the universe for your life and career. In this podcast hosted by John Saunders (New Degree Press Author: The Optimizer) we feature interviews with authors from our community as well as industry experts, who share practical advice you can use to build your community, improve your writing and sell more books through hybrid publishing. The NDP Creator Community Podcast brings you insights and inspiration for first-time authors and creators.
 
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We talk to an Afghan family housed in one of the many hotels which have become home for thousands of others like them. Many families and children often struggle to exercise which has an impact on their physical and mental health.BBC producer Sue Mitchell a keen swimmer is working with them to enable them to be able to make use of hotel and local au…
 
Budget 2021: What do you want to change? We hear from Mary-Ann Stephenson, Director of the Women’s Budget group, an independent not-for-profit organisation that monitors the impact of government policies on men and women When you look back over your past relationships do you see patterns? Whether it’s being drawn to bad boys, ending up with narciss…
 
Last week, a whole new set of climate-related phrases entered the Oxford English Dictionary including global heating, eco-anxiety and net zero. But despite being increasingly used in conversation, do people really know what terms like 'net zero' mean - and what is the general public willing to do to get us there? Prof Becky Willis from Lancaster Un…
 
Start your week right with another addition of the Graham Norton Radio Show with Waitrose, here is what to come in this week’s podcast. Graham and Maria are back to solve your problems in Graham's Guide. Show Chef Martha Collison gave us something sweet on both Saturday and Sunday! This week guests include: Actress Eleanor Tomlinson speaks to us ab…
 
The former presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton has a new book out, “State of Terror”, a political thriller written with the award winning author Louise Penny. The two women were already friends before deciding to pen the novel which features a President who “smells of meat” and appears to resemble Donald Trump and a British Prime Minister…
 
The former presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton has a new book out, “State of Terror”, a political thriller written with the award winning author Louise Penny. The two women were already friends before deciding to pen the novel which features a President who “smells of meat” and appears to resemble Donald Trump and a British Prime Minister…
 
This week’s homework is to watch Maid, we’re discussing You season 3 - THERE WILL BE SPOILERS - and finally, for Back To The Future Day, we're discussing our favourite classics. Shows & films mentioned in this episode include: Maid You The Truman Show The Matrix Boyz n the Hood Annie White Teeth Each week, join hosts and IRL friends, Tolani Shoneye…
 
Over the summer it's been tempting to think that the pandemic is almost over. But last night, Health Secretary Savid Javid insisted that "life is not back to normal". 49,000 people tested positive for Covid-19 yesterday - levels we haven't seen since the end of last year - and he warned that they could hit 100,000 a day over winter. But despite all…
 
Former Scottish Conservative leader – the recently ennobled Baroness Davidson of Lundin Links - will be giving her maiden speech in the House of Lords on Friday as part of a debate on assisted dying. She used to be against amending the law on assisted dying but had a change of heart last year. She explains why to Emma.The Home Secretary Priti Patel…
 
In our final discussion to mark our 75th anniversary we look at the issue of equal pay. This was identified as the area women most want to see change in their daily lives and 70% of those asked said they had experienced inequality in this area. Emma Barnett talks to Baroness Kishwer Falkner who’s head of the Equality and Human Rights Commission whi…
 
Welcome back! It’s week 34 of the Graham Norton Radio Show with Waitrose, here is what to come in this week’s podcast. Graham and Maria are back to solve your problems in Graham's Guide. Show Chef Martha Collison feeds us an autumnal classic and a vegetable snack. This week guests include: American actor, Kieran Culkin joins us live in the studio t…
 
According to a new survey on mental wellbeing in agriculture, 58% of women in farming experience anxiety compared to 44% of men. What's the reason behind it? How much impact has Brexit and the pandemic had on the problem? We discuss with Alicia Chivers, Chief Executive of the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution, and East Yorkshire pig farmer …
 
Cush Jumbo, star of The Good Wife and The Good Fight on her latest role playing Hamlet. Predatory marriage involves a vulnerable adult being led into a marriage, which financially benefits their new spouse. We hear from Daphne Franks, who believes that her mother was a victim of a predatory marriage.Your responses to our poll on equality in 2021.Wh…
 
The average height of a female in the UK is 5ft 3in. What is life like for women at the other end of the spectrum, especially when it comes to dating? Jessica Creighton is joined by the author of Get Real, Sarah Ivens, who at 6ft would be introduced to dates as 'Queen Kong' or 'Miss Stretchy', and married at 6 ft 3 in in a pair of diamanté heels; a…
 
This week’s homework is to watch You season 3, we’re discussing new Jake Gyllenhaal film The Guilty - THERE WILL BE SPOILERS - and finally, for International Chefs Day, we're recommending shows and films showing cooking and chefs. Shows & films mentioned in this episode include: You The Guilty Always Be My Maybe Nailed It Maid Each week, join hosts…
 
Sophie Ellis-Bextor has seven albums, five children, a podcast and her Live Kitchen Discos during lockdown were a means of virtual escapism for many, and became weekly moments of united sequined catharsis. She joins Emma to discuss her memoir Spinning Plates: Music, Men, Motherhood and Me.Claudia Webbe, a former Labour MP for Leicester East, who no…
 
Who does what in your home? Sourcing school shoes? Calling the plumber? Sorting the threadworms? In her debut novel 'Are We Having Fun Yet?' author and columnist Lucy Mangan reveals the comic diary of Liz who is 'outwardly mute, inwardly mutinous' as she does her best to keep the domestic show on the road.In her new book Rough, Rachel Thompson look…
 
Radio DJ Emma Wilson believes that the policeman Wayne Couzens who kidnapped, raped and murdered Sarah Everard exposed himself to her in an alleyway some 13 years ago. Emma reported it to the police at the time – no action was taken, but she has decided to speak out now because when she did report it she was not happy with the response.One of the k…
 
To mark our 75th anniversary last week we commissioned a poll to explore how you feel about equality in 2021 and how much progress you believe women have made since the first episode of Woman’s Hour was broadcast in 1949 Over two thirds of the women we spoke to said it was down to experiences of sexual exploitation and abuse while three while three…
 
It’s week 33 of the Graham Norton Radio Show with Waitrose, here is what to come in this week’s podcast. Graham and Maria are back to solve your problems in Graham's Guide. Show Chef Martha Collison gave us an autumnal salad and a seafood masterpiece This week guests include: TV adventurer and author Simon Reeve chats to us about his brand new adve…
 
Baroness Brenda Hale is a former judge who served as the first female president of the Supreme Court. She has written a book, Spider Woman, that spans her life and work.We hear from Professor Anita Hill who thirty years ago faced an all-male, all-white Senate Judiciary Committee—led by the then, Senator Joe Biden—to testify that her boss, Supreme C…
 
Over the last few years, the figures around celibacy have generally been on the rise - particular amongst young women. What’s to be gained from making this life choice? And what should one know before deciding to become celibate? Anita speaks to sex therapist Danielle Bennett, and two women who have experience with celibacy. Laura Kennedy is in her…
 
This week’s homework is to watch new Jake Gyllenhaal film The Guilty, we’re discussing Britney Vs Spears - THERE WILL BE SPOILERS - and finally, for World Metal Health Day, we're recommending shows and films with depictions of mental health and comfort classics. The shows mentioned in this episode include: The Guilty Britney Vs Spears Crazy Ex Girl…
 
Our specially commissioned poll to celebrate Woman’s Hour at 75 looks at women and equality in the UK today. It finds the place that women feel the most unequal is in the home, at work in terms of pay and benefits and in terms of safety due to their experience of sexual exploitation and abuse. Emma Barnett talks about the issues raised with our pan…
 
Mina Smallman, the mother of Nicole Smallman and Bibaa Henry, the sisters who were murdered in a North London park last year, speaks to us about her grief and women's safety. She also talks about wanting to reach out to Sarah Everard’s mother because of the particular type of grief they share. She also reminds us of the type of people her daughters…
 
We saw your tweets, laughed at the memes, and heard everything you’ve been saying...so here we are, jumping into your feeds with a midweek bonus episode discussing the one and only global sensation Squid Game. Gena’s finished it and Tolani’s on episode 5 and we promise not to give away any major spoilers. Each week, join hosts and IRL friends, Tola…
 
We hear from Professor Anita Hill who thirty years ago faced an all-male, all-white Senate Judiciary Committee—led by the then, Senator Joe Biden—to testify that her boss, Supreme Court Justice nominee Clarence Thomas, had sexually harassed her. It was a landmark moment for these issues and inspired countless women to come forward with their storie…
 
Is the Police institutionally misogynistic? It's the question that's been raised now that a police WhatsApp group has come to light which Wayne Couzens was part of. It contained offensive messages. We also know that another police officer called PC David Carrick has been charged with rape. Plus there have been reports of 26 Metropolitan police offi…
 
It’s week 32 of the Graham Norton Radio Show with Waitrose, here is what to come in this week’s podcast. Graham and Maria are back to solve your problems in Graham's Guide. Show Chef Martha Collison gave us some weekend savoury inspirations This week guests include: Derren Brown chatting to us about his brand new book, A Book Of Secrets alongside d…
 
Zoe Billingham, one of the top inspectors at Her Majesty’s of Constabulary, and Dame Vera Baird, the Victims' Commissioner for England and Wales on the reaction to further details about Sarah Everard's murder and the subsequent life prison sentence handed down to the former Met Police officer Wayne Couzens.Intergenational friendships, how is it dif…
 
Are you in an intergenerational friendship? Anita speaks to Emily who’s 33 and her best friend Sue who’s 60 about the unique benefits of friendships across the ages.The Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick has admitted that trust in the police force has been "shaken" by the murder of Sarah Everard. So where do we go from here? And what su…
 
This week your homework is to watch the new documentary Britney vs Spears which premiered earlier this week (September 28), we’re diving into the fascinating Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan - SPOILERS - and finally in celebration of Black History Month in the UK we will be recommending a shows with Strong Black Leads. The shows ment…
 
Sarah Everard's killer Wayne Couzens was sentenced today. The court heard that Sarah Everard was handcuffed by her murderer - a Metropolitan Police officer - as he pretended to arrest her for breaching Covid guidelines, as she walked home from a friend's house in Clapham on 3 March. Couzens showed his warrant card before restraining her and putting…
 
As if one new play opening wasn’t enough pressure Olivier award-winning playwright, Morgan Lloyd Malcolm, has two this month. ‘Typical Girls’, set in a women’s prison, opened this week at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, and tomorrow ‘Mum’ begins previewing at the Theatre Royal Plymouth. A psychological thriller, ‘Mum’ explores the pressures and …
 
The former CEO of PepsiCo, Indra Nooyi was one of the only women, and women of colour, leading a Fortune 500 company. She discusses the challenges facing female leaders and whether women can "have it all". The American singer R Kelly is facing a life sentence after being found guilty of multiple offences related to the sexual abuse of women and chi…
 
No Time To Die - the new James bond film that comes out this Thursday, sees actor Daniel Craig grace our screens as the famous British spy for the last time. The first "Blonde Bond" is stepping away from the role after five films and 15 years. But that's not the only change going on. London-born actor Lashana Lynch has made history - she is the fir…
 
It’s week 31 of the Graham Norton Radio Show with Waitrose, here is what to come in this week’s podcast. Graham and Maria are back to solve your problems in Graham's Guide. Show Chef Martha Collison gave us what you can cook with noodles and Sunday was a sweet special. This week guests include: Author Liane Moriarty fills us in on her brand new nov…
 
Daytimers UK is a new music collective made up of British South Asian DJs. Taking inspiration from the daytime raves of the 80s and 90s, they're reviving the way South Asian heritage and culture are displayed in public life. We hear from DJ Ritu, one of the pioneers of the Asian Underground music scene. And DJ Priya and Gracie T are from the new Da…
 
The 80s was the era of day time raving for thousands of British South Asian Kids from cities across the UK from Bradford to Birmingham, Manchester to London. People called them Daytimers. They were kids skipping school to go clubbing in the daytime to avoid the rules imposed on them about going out at night. Forty years later, Daytimers UK is back …
 
This week’s homework is to watch Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan, we’re breaking down the fantastic Season 3 of Sex Education - THERE WILL BE SPOILERS - and finally, in celebration of International Podcast Day we will be recommending a show that began life as a podcast. The shows mentioned in this episode include: Monsters Inside: T…
 
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