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End Toxic Prisons Tour Dates & Details

Tour Details Thursday 28th September London 7pm, 125 Caledonian Road, London, N1 9RG https://www.facebook.com/events/114869449183950/ Friday 29th September Cardiff With IWW Cymru Wales and No Prisons De Cymru Connect International English Academy, First Floor, 26-28 Churchill Way, CF10 2DY Cardiff https://www.facebook.com/events/129793397664005/ …

Prison healthcare so bad it would be shut down on outside, say doctors

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/aug/22/prison-healthcare-so-bad-it-would-be-shut-down-on-outside-say-doctors Doctors tell of understaffed services, with patients missing hospital appointments due to clerical errors or lack of escort NHS doctors working in prisons have warned that the conditions in which they operate are so unsafe that the services …

End Toxic Prisons Tour – Autumn 2017

Announcing the End Toxic Prisons Tour – Autumn 2017! This Autumn, the Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons from the US will be touring the UK with Community Action on Prison Expansion. We need you to help organise tour dates in …

Safety concerns over Full Sutton ‘super prison’ plans

Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-humber-40669599 Campaigners opposing plans for a “super prison” housing 1,000 inmates in East Yorkshire said the site would leave them feeling “very vulnerable”. Outline planning permission has been approved by East Riding Council for a £91m Category C jail …

New Kent prison delayed

Source: http://www.kentonline.co.uk/medway/news/multi-million-pound-prison-revamp-in-129278/ The multi-million pound development of Rochester Prison has been delayed by at least two years and still may not happen then. Despite Justice Secretary Liz Truss announcing in March the prison will temporarily close so it can be …

Pies Not Prisons protest new mega-prison in Wigan

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/mega-prison-campaigners-hold-protest-outside-planning-meeting-1-8657627 Campaigners against proposals to massively expand HMP Hindley took their demands to the elected members who will ultimately say yes or no. The group trying to prevent the building of a so-called mega-prison at HMP Hindley, now called …

Pies Not Prisons protest mega prison in Wigan

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/mega-prison-campaigners-hold-protest-outside-planning-meeting-1-8657627 Campaigners against proposals to massively expand HMP Hindley took their demands to the elected members who will ultimately say yes or no. The group trying to prevent the building of a so-called mega-prison at HMP Hindley, now called …