BBC Woman's Hour

BBC Woman's Hour


http://bbc.co.uk/womanshour @BBCRadio4 programme. Informing, entertaining, surprising. Join us at 10am weekdays, 4pm Sat. Presented by @whjm and @janegarvey1.

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Dinners, parties and pub crawls…Christmas can be an overwhelming time for social engagements. Here’s how to get through it: 📻

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Wrapping presents this weekend? 🎁 Helen Mirren has this wonderfully thrifty (and eco-friendly) tip to share 👇 (Find loads more ideas for a greener Christmas 🎄♻️ 👉 )

May the force be with… the women! We explore female representation in the world famous #StarWars  franchise with super fan Victoria Upton, film critic @annasmithjourno  and @digitalspy  deputy movies editor @ellaquentt  ⭐ 📻

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How parents, separated from their new babies in neonatal units, can feel reassured and less anxious. @KatharineDC  explains

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How can children and parents both benefit from mindfulness? @izzyeyesalight  shares simple exercises for those loud and chaotic family moments here:

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Are you a snowplough parent or did you have one? Why do you do it, what do you see happen and what effect do you think sorting stuff for your child has? 📻

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“We’re not supposed to be happy all the time, we’re human… but you can make your day better if you engage in happiness as an activity." 😊 👍 @cathgraywrites  implores us to celebrate the everyday 🙌🥳️✨👇

Apparently today's the day many of us will ditch our resolutions and good intentions for 2020 ✨ Give yours a boost with this TOP advice on creating good habits that last 👇 with behaviour change specialist @drheathermckee  👊 #youcandoit  #intentions 

What do Dorothy L Sayers, H.D., Jane Harrison, Eileen Power and Virginia Woolf have in common? They all struggled to live, love and above all work independently in the early 20th century. @francescawade  on her biography of these exceptional women.

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Are you considering having fewer children to help save the planet? Or do you think there are better solutions to the world’s climate problems? @EatSleepCycle  and @ProfSarahHarper  join us. Call us now with your thoughts on 03700 100 444:

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🤔 Are you in need of some advice? Well, you're in luck - Edith Eger is a 91 year old Auschwitz survivor who has a thing or two to tell you about living your best life. Here are her 4 top tips 👌 You can watch more videos 👉 😃 #treatyoself 

Happy International Women's Day! 🎉🚺💪👭We asked some of our favourite women to share their role models to celebrate #IWD2018  👇🎥 #pressforprogress  (More videos here 👉 👉 )

Happy #InternationalWomensDay  one and all! As we celebrate #IWD2017  here's how that gender pay gap is looking around the world...

This morning @constanzahola  talked to Jane about the situation in Chile. We heard a clip from comedian @ValdebenitoNata , one of the leading female voices during the protests. You can hear more from her on #BBCCulturalFrontline  this weekend:

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"I discharged myself because of how bad things were". Why are black women five times more likely to die as a result of complications in pregnancy than white women? Catch up with our special programme 👉

Black women in the UK are now five times more likely to die as a result of complications in pregnancy than white women. Today we ask why. And Remi Sade, @CandiceAboderin  and many others bravely share their experiences.

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🥈No. 2 is 💖 Country star turned pop icon - she's in charge of her own image & wants to empower girls 💫💪 She's criticised streaming services & in 2017 she sued a man who sexually assaulted her for $1🔥 #IBelieveHer  #WHPowerList 

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