Leap Day

Women, Don't Propose This Leap Day! Even If He Says yes, It Doesn't Mean He's Committed

Harry Benson | Posted 26.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Harry Benson

Before we consign this unfortunate relic of patriarchy to the bin of history, we might consider an important aspect of human nature that hasn't changed. Men commit in a fundamentally different way to women.

Why I Won't be Taking the Opportunity to Propose This Leap Year

Ali Schofield | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ali Schofield

Today marks a leap year; it's the only day women are allowed to propose and, according to centuries-old tradition, their potential husbands aren't allowed to say no. This sentence is all kinds of cringe.

What Are You Leaping?

Dave Cohen | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Dave Cohen

So, what will you do on 29 February? Radio 4 are asking listeners to come up with something a little special to do on the day that happens only once every four years.