Mar 15, 2019
One Call Away is a helpline set up by Romany Gypsy brother and sister Caroline and Mark to help prevent suicides in the Gypsy and Traveller communities. They tell us why they set up the helpline and how it works. They also talk about the reasons why there appears to be a suicide epidemic in Gypsy and...
Mar 8, 2019
Gypsy Activist Joseph Jones tells us about his life and what led him into activism and also explains the history around an offensive term that is unfortunately still widely used.
We also hear about an important announcement made by The Church Of England.
Mar 1, 2019
Joseph Jones and Roger Lee from the Gypsy Council and Gypsy Co-operative speak about the plans they have for the future from the new base in Kent.
Feb 22, 2019
Damian Le Bas talks about his book The Stopping Places and tells us why he had to write it. He explores the ancient stopping places used by his ancestors and many other Travellers and Gypsies throughout the UK. He also shares his experience of growing up in a Romany Gypsy family, troubles at school and making it to...
Feb 8, 2019
Romany Gypsy Jim Davies served as Police Officer for over 20 years with Thames Valley Police. We hear about his experience of racism and why he decided to set up the GRTPA ( Gypsy Roma Traveller Police Association).