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These are the best (and worst) places to be a woman in Great Britain

BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour has done the research – and the results may surprise you

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Jenni Murray says transgender women are not “real women”

The BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour presenter’s comments have sparked controversy.

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New radio programme, Badass Women’s Hour, launches this weekend

It plans to bring womens' real conversations into the open

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Margaret Thatcher named most influential woman of the last 70 years

Beyoncé, Bridget Jones and a host of political heavyweights also made the list.

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The sex is good but we’re more anxious: women now vs 1946

Research by BBC Woman’s Hour highlights how women’s lives have changed in the last 70 years.

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A behind the scenes look at BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour

In celebration of the programme's 70th anniversary

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Angelina Jolie talks family, cancer and the refugee crisis

The actress and activist opened up on Radio 4's Woman's Hour

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England footballer Eniola Aluko: “Girls feel unwelcome in sport”

The striker and Woman's Hour guest editor on the challenges of encouraging girls into sports

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Woman’s Hour announces a new late-night show with Lauren Laverne

“We’re not afraid of a taboo”

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