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Elio’s Story

Elio’s Story

Episode 3 of ‘Our Justice’

A mini-series of true stories and conversations, co-produced with young people with experience of the Scottish justice system.

In this episode we hear from 18-year-old Elio, who loves theatre and is a huge fan of Doctor Who. They share their experience of growing up with a parent in prison. 

This is a Boldface Production, in partnership with Community Justice Scotland and the Empathy Museum. 

Content warning:

This episode discusses parental imprisonment, bullying, mental health-related difficulties, and discrimination based on gender. If you are affected by anything you hear, please visit the Community Justice Scotland website for a list of organisations offering support.

Episode production credits: 

Training: Jesse Lawson + Arlie Adlington

Editing and Sound Design: Nada Smiljanic

Mixing: Arlie Adlington

Executive Producer: Jesse Lawson

A text transcript is available at