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National Prison Radio seeks Managing Editor

An extremely rare opportunity has come up to take charge of the most exciting and innovative radio station in the world! (At least, we like to think so…)

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Prison Pod Picks: Chris Impey

Each month we bring you recommendations for must-listen podcasts and radio programmes.

Chris Impey is the Managing Editor of National Prison Radio. He’s the person who makes sure the quality remains high, and the programmes hit the right notes, supporting people behind bars to move forward positively with their lives after prison.

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Sounds Inside: the documentary

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to spend time in prison? Our unique documentary allows you to experience 24 hours behind bars, through the power of audio.

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PRA Productions makes film for BBC Radio 1’s iPlayer channel

Steph was in a bank when a robber burst in, held her hostage and threatened her with a meat cleaver. Traumatised, she decided to meet her attacked face to face. Watch her story in our new BBC film. Continue reading

Miscarriage of Justice: A Survivor’s Story

Michael O’Brien was wrongly convicted of murder and served 11 years in prison before being released. We’ve made a film of his incredible story.

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Attention radio producers: we’re hiring!

An extremely rare opportunity has come up to join the Prison Radio Association’s award-winning production team behind the walls of HMP Brixton. That means YOU could be working for the current Independent Production Company of the Year!  Continue reading

Space is the Place

Joe and Dave, living at HMP Leicester, have been part of the team putting together a brand new show for National Prison Radio all about space.

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DOUBLE BUBBLE podcast out now

We’ve teamed up with Stop Loan Sharks to produce an innovative, five-part micro-drama called DOUBLE BUBBLE. It’s written by, and also stars, Carl Cattermole, who himself spent time behind bars.

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Prison Pod Picks: Katie Bilboa

Each month we bring you recommendations for must-listen podcasts and radio programmes.

Katie Bilboa, producer of our forthcoming drama podcast Double Bubble, is just about to leave the Prison Radio Association for an exciting new job helping Penguin Books develop their podcasts. Her final task is to give us her selection of listening treats.

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Brand new podcast: Sex Talk

The PRA has published its first podcast series, and it promises to probe some intimate subjects.

Sex Talk is presented by Adele Roberts and Hilary Ineomo-Marcus, and it contains some remarkable stories and honest chat about sex.

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