Lauren Laverne to host Radio 4’s Women’s Hour

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LAUREN Laverne is to front a special edition of BBCRadio 4’s Women’s Hour.

The Wearside broadcaster, who was a member of indie band Kenickie, will be speaking to writer Caitlin Moran about being a role model for feminism, as well as discussing Girl Power and consumerism and interviewing Jane Shepherdson, chief executive of fashion line Whistles.

The show will be aired on May 2 at 10am. Other guest presenters on the show’s Takeover series include JK Rowling, Dame Kelly Holmes, and novelist Naomi Alderman.