TV recap: Agent Carter season one, episode two – Bridge and Tunnel

Previously on Agent Carter, Peggy Carter has turned “double agent” to help clear Howard Stark’s name. Battling sexism in the office and foes outside the office, she now has to work out who the mysterious Leviathan is, and what he or she wants with a truckload of bombs. “Just another day at the office.” We…

TV recap: Agent Carter season one, episode one – Now is Not the End

Agent Peggy Carter – charismatic, tough, loyal, brave, clever, and beautiful. Although we only saw her briefly in Captain America: The First Avenger, Peggy made an impression (and not just on Steve Rogers). It’s enough of an impression that she managed to get her own television show – Marvel’s Agent Carter, which has finally made…

My power list – female influencers

BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour has revealed its list of 10 female influencers, featuring names such as Nicola Sturgeon, Angelina Jolie and Anna Wintour. It’s a great list, but it got me thinking about the women that influence me. Obviously, my mum tops the list, but as she’s not on social media here are 11…