Newstalk: Global Village, New Years eve special

Irish Red Cross Prison Programme, Wheatfield

Newstalk's Global Village programme will air a very special show this New Years Eve from Wheatfield Prison.  


This is the second show from Wheatfield place of detention taking a look at life on the inside.  Listen live online at

The Irish Red Cross plays a huge role in Wheatfield, where it first started it's Community Based Health and First Aid programme (aka CBHFA, read more here).  Tune in on New Years eve at 7pm to hear about everything from HIV testing to the Weapons Amnesty Projects. Dr. Graham Betts-Symonds from the Irish Red Cross and two prisoners from the prison Lee and John will talk about the programme and its success. 


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Listen back to part 1, aired on Christmas eve, here