Plans for new £66million Inverness prison do not require environment study

Source: https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/inverness/1217929/plans-for-new-66million-inverness-prison-do-not-require-environment-study/ Prison chiefs will be able to proceed with plans for a new £66million jail in Inverness without carrying out a detailed study of its impact on the local environment. Highland Council officials have ruled that the Scottish Prison …

No quick fix…

Source: http://www.insidetime.org/no-quick-fix/ Crammed into a tiny and overheated room at the top of the Centre for Social Justice building, London, I stood with over a hundred suited and booted reporters, academics, and civil servants to listen to Secretary of State …

Prison in revamp plan could be shut, expert says

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/environment/prison-in-revamp-plan-could-be-shut-expert-says-1-8474370 A leading prisons expert has suggested the borough’s jail set for a massive refurbishment and likely expansion could be shut completely. Open University academic Dr David Scott told a public meeting on the planned transformation of Hindley Prison that …