Our networks sharing their experiences and expertise
John Crilly wrote for the I News on Jimmy McGovern’s prison portrayal in the BBC’s drama Time.
Journalist Milly Chowles interviewed Angela Frazer-Wicks for her BBC Woman’s Hour series ‘Second Chances‘. We connected Angela and Milly as part of our workshops with the Family Rights Group.
Amanda Hailes and Brenda Birungi from our Spokesperson Network were interviewed in the Metro for a piece on Women in Prison.
Anne-Marie Douglas gave this talk for BBC Radio Four’s Four Thought.
Brenda Birungi aka Lady Unchained presented her first BBC Radio Four documentary Unchained featuring Amanda Hailes.
Simeon Moore and Lady Unchained were featured in BBC Radio 4’s Lights Out programme on Prison Sentences.
Onjali Rauf has gone on to deliver a Tedx London Talk
Rachael Gibbons gave this talk for BBC Radio 4’s Four Thought.
Our Being the Story talks have been watched over 78,000 times on YouTube with viewers worldwide
"If you're coming from an abusive background... you feel like no-one really cares."— Channel 4 News (@Channel4News) August 2, 2019
Travon Steadman, who went into care at the age of 16 after suffering abuse, says it was "difficult" for him to get the help he needed. pic.twitter.com/eOmR0hGHFM
Travon was live on Channel 4 News to share his experience of the care system.
Bryony Albery and Simeon Moore have both appeared on Channel 4 News
Simeon Moore, Anne-Marie Douglas, Travon Steadman, and Bryony Albery spoke at Byline Festival 2019
Lady Unchained has gone on to deliver a TedTalk
Caroline Kennedy’s talk is being used in training by NHS Health Scotland