The Radium Girls and the cotton revolution

Kate Moore describes the tragic story of a group of women who were exposed to radium in 20th-century America, while Terry Wyke visits a key site from Britain’s textile heritage

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Author Kate Moore discusses her new book The Radium Girls, which tells the tragic story of a group of women who were exposed to radium in 20th-century America. Meanwhile, historian Terry Wyke visits Queen Street Mill in Lancashire to explore Britain’s textile heritage

Author Kate Moore discusses her new book The Radium Girls, which tells the tragic story of a group of women who were exposed to radium in 20th-century America. Meanwhile, historian Terry Wyke visits Queen Street Mill in Lancashire to explore Britain’s textile heritage

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