Regent Park Comedy Fundraiser – February 2019

Photo credit: Pank SethiThanks to the generous sponsorship of  Benugo 160 guests enjoyed a fantastic evening of comedy hosted by Clive Anderson.  Justin Moorhouse, Tessa Coates, and PhilNWang helped us raise over £20,000 for our work with people in prison.Here’s a...

Jack: A Lad In The Beanstalk – December 2018

Senior Officer Jo Major tending to BACO mascots Mavis and Mabel. The miniature donkeys were there to welcome children to the Springhill Christmas pantomime Jack-a-lad-in-the-beanstalk Devised and written by 15 men from HMP Springhill, there were five performances to...

On Form

Thank you so much to Rosie Pearson and the wonderful team from on form sculpture exhibition at Asthall Manor for allowing us space in the pretty 12th century church of St Nicholas to raise awareness of what Kestrel does. Kestrel Alumni and Ambassador Nathanial Jacobs...

Koestler Bronze Award

Congratulations to the men from HMP Springhill for winning a Koestler Bronze award for their spoken word collection about friendship, Shoulder to Shoulder. Well deserved.

Puppets pay a visit to HMP Grendon

In March and April puppeteer Marcus Clarke worked with men from HMP Grendon to record Story DVDs for their children. Thank you so much to the wonderful Button Moon Trust for making this possible. Read what the men said about the project here.