TV, Radio & Podcasts


Jayne on Channel 4’s Steph’s Packed Lunch Jayne tells Steph McGovern about life before and after conversion therapy and why she supports the ban. Channel 4, May 18th 2021

Jayne on ITV2’s Acting Prime Minister Jayne tells Paul Brand about surviving conversion therapy and why the ban doesn’t go far enough. ITV2, May 13th 2021

‘Stench of sleaze’ over Johnson’s government: Politics Weekly podcast – Jayne tells the Guardian why she resigned as Government Advisor on the LGBT Panel and what she made of its subsequent disbandment (listen from 29:10). The Guardian, April 21st 2021

“I’m deeply saddened” says former member of the government’s LGBT advisory panel. Jayne Ozanne explains why the disbandment of the panel sends an “absolutely worrying signal” to the LGBT community that their concerns are “not being acted on.” Sky News on Twitter, April 14th 2021

Exclusive: ?Government creating ‘hostile environment’ for LGBT+ people says adviser as she quits over conversion therapy – Jayne Ozanne tells Paul Brand, ITV why she has resigned from government’s LGBT Advisory Panel, March 11th 2021

Conversion therapy: ‘No excuse’ for government to drag their feet over laws to ban practice says government advisor – Sky News, March 11th 2021

‘Others more suited to role’ of equalities minister says adviser. Jayne Ozanne explains her frustration at delays to government action on conversion therapy – BBC News, March 11th 2021


“Coming Home” Guidelines – BBC Radio Guernsey, Sep 10th 2020

NEW Law of Love – A podcast series of sermons based on John 17 – 19, originally given at St Margaret’s Church, Oxford during Holy Week in 2019
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Open Letter to Archbishops – extensive coverage of the Open Letter to the Archbishops in January 2020


Passion and Pain – Thought for the Day, BBC Radio 4, Boxing Day 2019

BBC One “Too Gay for God?” – Jayne speaks to Jide Macaulay about being gay and an looking to get ordained in the Church of England (from 29:06 mins)  NB  I was never a minister in the Church of England and I have not left the Church.  July 11th 2019

BBC One Nolan Live – Jayne speaks to Stephen Nolan about the dangers of conversion therapy, BBC One Northern Ireland, March 6th 2019 (from 42:30 mins)

BBC One The Big Questions – Jayne appears on this Sunday morning programme to explain that God Loves Us All and that the Church has done great harm by preaching a message that has caused some LGBT Christians to hate themselves, March 3rd 2019)


Talk Radio – Jayne is interviewed by Dan Wootton about her experiences of going through conversion therapy and the harm that it can cause.

C4 News – Conversion Therapy & Faith & Sexuality Survey – Minnie Stephenson interviews Jayne, along with Bishop Paul Bayes and Ed Prout regarding the results of the 2018 Faith & Sexuality Survey, February 20th 2019

BBC Sunday Morning Live – Jayne was invited to discuss the Ashers’ Bakery Appeal Court ruling and say whether religious freedom is as important as gay rights (October 14th 2018, watch at 42 mins)

Conversion Therapy – BBC News interview – Jayne discusses the dangers of conversion therapy and how she herself went through it, and the damage that it can do. (July 3rd 2018)

Conversion Therapy – ITV News at 10 – As the government announce their intention to ban conversion, Jayne is interviewed by Paul Brand (July 2nd, watch at 2: 08)

BBC R4 Woman’s Hour – Jayne talks with Jane Garvey about what it was like to come out as gay and her book, Just Love, and how many women suffer in silence about their sexuality which can cause depression and harm. (June 15th, 2018 – listen at 25:30 mins)

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Sunday Programme Interview with Trevor Barnes – full length BBC R4 interview about my life journey, June 10th 2018

Affirming Evangelicals & Book Launch with Anna Foster and the Revd Nick Bundock – Radio 5 Live, June 12th 2018 (listen at 2hrs 44mins)

“Crossing the Road” – BBC R4 Sunday Programme feature on Jayne and her personal journey as part of launch of Just Love, June 10th 2018 (listen 10mins 14 sec)

Safeguarding and Synod – BBC R4 Sunday Program, February 11th 2018 (listen at 24mins, 20 secs)

Conversion Therapy, BBC World Service – news feature on Conversion Therapy, with comments from Jayne Ozanne and others about the practice around the world (listen at 14mins, Jan 26th 2018)

Emma Barnett Show, Radio 5 Live – guest on show to discuss ethical and moral issues – Where is God in our suffering?  Should we allow designer babies?  Listen at 2hr 38mins on January 9th 2018

ITV News for Channel Islands – interview with Jayne on launch of Ozanne Foundation, December 30th, 2017

BBC Radio Guernsey – in-depth two part interview on the launch of the Ozanne Foundation with Jayne by Ollie Gillou during Drive Time, December 28th 2017

Bishop of London, Women in the Church, and Models of Disagreement with Bishop Rod Thomas – Newsnight, December 18th 2017 (starts at 26 mins)


Resignation of Lorna Ashworth & Future of the Church of England – Radio 5 Live discussion, November 14th 2017 (listen at 7 mins to 30mins)

Resignation of Lorna Ashworth – BBC R4 Sunday, November 12th 2017 (listen at 18mins)

Church of England and Sexual Abuse – C4 News, November 1st 2017

Guernsey Christian speaks out about abuse within the Church – ITV Channel News, November 2nd 2017

BBC Radio Guernsey, November 2nd 2017 (listen from the start – main interview at 1710)

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Spiritual Abuse and the Church – BBC Radio 4 (listen at 5mins) (aired June 25th 2017)

Victoria Derbyshire Programme, BBC2 – Jayne discusses the Scottish Episcopal Church’s decision to allow same-sex marriage with Susie Leafe, Director of Reform (aired June 8th 2017)

The Big Questions, BBC1 – Does God See Homosexuality as a Sin? – Jayne goes head to head with the Revd Jonathan Pyke, recently consecrated a Missionary Bishop for Britain by a break away South African Church (aired February 20th 2017)

Agree to Differ, BBC Radio 4 – Anglican Communion and Homosexuality – Jayne takes on Canon Hassan John from Nigeria over the Church’s attitude to homosexuality (aired April 13th 2016)

Channel 4 News Jayne discusses the Archbishop’s apology with Andrea M Williams of Christian Concern (aired January 22nd 2016).

Does Scripture Forbid Same-Sex Relationships? – Jayne takes on Robert Gagnon on Unbelievable, Premier Christian Radio for this key debate (April 25th 2015)

Unbelievable, Premier Christian Radio – Jayne joins Steve Chalke and Ed Shaw to discuss whether the Church is failing LGBT Christians (aired February 28th 2015)

Woman’s Hour, BBC Radio 4 – Jane Garvey interviews Jayne about the challenges of being a gay Christian – listen at 32:40 (aired February 14th 2015)

Christian Today “Coming Out” video interview with Ruth Gledhill, February 2nd 2015