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Jerelle first got involved with National Prison Radio when he was serving time in HMP Brixton.
He now presents the Street Heat show which airs every week on National Prison Radio.
National Prison Radio’s health and fitness show The Warm Up brings guided workouts into the cells of people in prison.
It’s helping people to keep active during lockdown.
This week we’ve launched a series of six podcasts about the power of kindness in prison
The series, made with the charity Khulisa, is simple – six people tell their stories of how acts of kindness changed their lives.
Two extremely rare opportunities have come up to join the Prison Radio Association’s award-winning team behind the walls of HMP Styal, just south of Manchester. That means YOU could be working for the most exciting and innovative broadcaster in the UK!
What happens to people when they go to prison?
The Forensic Psychology Podcast is our brand new series, produced with HMPPS Psychology Services and presented by Sally Tilt and Dr Kerensa Hocken, who work with people in prison who have committed very serious crimes.
In April 1990, Strangeways prison in Manchester was subject to a major disturbance that lasted weeks.
30 years later we’ve done a deep-dive, two-part documentary series about the events of those 25 Days In April, as part of our Secret Life of Prisons podcast.
On Friday 28 August at 2:15pm, we are delighted to be taking over BBC Radio 4 with our brand new drama, The Other Tchaikovsky – the untold story of self-confessed outlaw, villain, activist, fraudster, lesbian club owner and visionary, Chris Tchaikovsky.