Media Access Project at HMP Grampian

A fascinating profile here of the Media Access Project (MAP) run by the Station House Media Unit (shmu), a long-standing CMA member based in Aberdeen.

The 12-week courses are specially designed for the prison, with the radio and film courses leading to an SQA level 5 qualification.

Here, ‘W’ is talking about MAP at HMP Grampian where people can take part in radio, music, film and magazine production: “This is the activity that takes away the bars the most … it kind of reduces a bit of the anxiety you get from prison life”. Read more here.