Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIn July, there was a debate over whether trans women should use the women-only pond Transgender women have been given full access to a women-only pond under a new policy. Swimmers will be able to use ponds “aligning with their gender identity” on Hampstead Heath in north…

Alice Grahame Jude The Obscure Becomes Judith At Hampstead Theatre Jude, Hampstead Theatre 3 Photo: Marc Brenner Howard Brenton’s retelling of Jude the Obscure reimagines Jude as Judith, a refugee who has escaped war-torn Syria. Despite an interrupted education she has a rare talent for ancient languages, and dreams of studying classics at Oxford. Directed…