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    Strictly star Clara Amfo on why her mum is her biggest fan

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    People

    Clara Amfo’s powerful Radio 1 statement has gone viral – and we all need to listen to it

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LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 30: Sir David Attenborough opens Woodberry Wetlands on April 30, 2016 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Danny Martindale/WireImage)
Life

Bring the soothing sounds of nature indoors with David Attenborough’s new podcast

He has introduced a special podcast episode for Mental Health Awareness Week.

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Hollie Richardson
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Vick Hope smiling in a pink suit
People

Vick Hope on finding light in dark times

“There’s something positive to be drawn out, even when we’re in dark times.“

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Helen Bownass
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Duffy
People

Duffy shares new music with people in isolation – and it’s something beautiful

“So here’s a song … here’s ‘Something Beautiful.’”

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Hollie Richardson
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Sleep

13 soothing podcasts to help you nod off in no time

From ancient myths and legends to modern Hollywood mysteries...

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Moya Crockett
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Lauren Geall
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Greta Thunberg’s latest project has a rather festive twist

The teenage climate activist is adding yet another title to her list of achievements.

Maya Jama
People

Maya Jama’s breakup experience is so relatable that we just really want to hang out with her

She has talked about her breakup with rapper Stormzy.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lauren Laverne
People

Lauren Laverne has the perfect response for those Desert Island Discs comments

She took over from Kirsty Young earlier this year.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

“The reaction to Zoe Ball’s ratings drop speaks volumes about the sexism against female radio DJs”

This is not a story about a female DJ's failure, but one of unbridled sexism.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

A love letter to Kirsty Young, the unforgettable voice of Desert Island Discs

The radio host has permanently stepped down from her role on Desert Island Discs – and the show just won’t be the same without her.

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Moya Crockett
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Radio DJ Alice Levine
People

Alice Levine on the pain of being a chronically late person

“I lie five to 10 times a day, usually related to my estimated time of arrival.”

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Stylist Team
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Life

The exhilaration and anxieties of playing Maya Angelou

As a new adaptation of Angelou’s final memoir comes to BBC Radio 4, Stylist meets the women who bring the iconic writer to life.

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Moya Crockett
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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It’s official: this BBC radio show has been named the ‘greatest of all time’

The votes are in...

People

No, Zoë Ball didn’t get the Radio 2 job because she’s a woman

Allow Sara Cox to shut down that idea once and for all.

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Emily Reynolds
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Visible Women

Clara Amfo tells us her 3 biggest tips for women breaking into media

Broadcaster hopefuls, listen up

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Megan Murray
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Visible Women

Meet the women behind the UK’s first female-led underground radio station

Foundation FM is here to shake up the airwaves

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Long Reads

What the Zoe Ball vs Sara Cox debate tells us about female representation in radio

It's 2018, so why isn't there space for more than one woman on our airwaves?

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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People

Laura Whitmore reveals her favourite female-led radio shows

Looking for some inspiration? Tune into these

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Colin Crummy
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Long Reads

Stylist Sleep Diaries: How waking up at 2.20am every day impacts my health

Nicola Bonn works a morning shift of 3am to 6am as a radio presenter

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Megan Murray
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London radio station shuts down after sexual harassment claims

It's been described as “an uncomfortable and toxic environment which has led to the departure of many women of colour staff”

People

Creepy interview between Emma Bunton and Howard Stern resurfaces

“You were very developed. What age did you develop? 14?”

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Susan Devaney
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