Prison Britain

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970722]

Embarrassing the Minister. In the first of three programmes, Brendan O'Friel , the former governor of Strangeways and Risely, reflects on the past 30 years of the prison service and the relationship between the politicians, prison administrators and prison staff. What were the major issues, and what are the lessons for the future? Producer Kathleen Carragher Repeated Saturday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970722]

Unknown: Brendan O'Friel

Producer: Kathleen Carragher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970726]

Embarrassing the Minister. In the first of three programmes, Brendan O'Friel reflects on the prison service. Repeated from Tuesday 7.20pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970726]

Unknown: Brendan O'Friel

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970729]

Second of three programmes in which Brendan O'Friel , who was once governor of Strangeways and Risely, talks to former and serving prisoners about their experience of prison.

The Revolving Door. Is the rise in the prison population inevitable, and what more can the service do to prevent the current high levels of repeat offenders?

Producer Kathleen Carragher Repeated Saturday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970729]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970802]

Second of three programmes in which Brendan O'Friel , once governor of Strangeways and Risely , talks to former and serving prisoners about their experience of prison. Producer Kathleen Carragher

Repeated from Tuesday 7.20pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970802]

Unknown: Brendan O'Friel

Talks: Risely

Producer: Kathleen Carragher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970805]

In the last of three programmes,

Brendan O'Friel , former governor of Strangeways and Risely, concludes his analysis of the prison service. Should the prison service make a further fresh start to deal with the record number of prisoners and the rising expectations of how society manages its errant population? Producer Kathleen Carragher Repeated Saturday 5pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970805]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970809]

Brendan O'Friel concludes his analysis of the prison service. Producer Kathleen Carragher Repeated from Tuesday 7.20pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970809]
01Embarrassing The Minister1997072219970726

In the first of three programmes, Brendan O'Friel, the former governor of Strangeways and Risely, reflects on the past thirty years of the prison service and the relationship between the politicians, prison administrators and prison staff. What were the major issues, and what are the lessons for the future?

02The Revolving Door1997072919970802

Second of three programmes in which Brendan O'Friel, who was once governor of Strangeways and Risely, talks to former and serving prisoners about their experience of prison. `The Revolving Door'. Is the rise in the prison population inevitable, and what more can the service do to prevent the current high levels of repeat offenders?

03 LAST03 Last1997080519970809

In the last of three programmes, Brendan O'Friel, who was once governor of Strangeways and Risely, concludes his analysis of the prison service. Should the prison service make a further fresh start to deal with the record number of prisoners and the rising expectations of how society manages its errant population?