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Mid-winter Noise Demo at HMP/YOI Hindley

Yesterday, around 40 people from the North-West gathered at HMP Hindley to send a loud message of solidarity to those affected by the prison’s harm, neglect and violence, and highlight the inhumane impact of current government policy. The prison, recently …

Film Showing & Discussion in Leicester

Members of Community Action on Prison Expansion and the Empty Cages Collective will be joining this great event in Leicester: When: Tuesday 6th December 2016 7 – 11pm Where: Duffy’s Bar, 18 Pocklingtons Walk, Leicester, LE1 6BU Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/545718008954973 …

Plans for Wellingborough’s new prison could be submitted within weeks

Source: http://www.northantstelegraph.co.uk/news/plans-for-wellingborough-s-new-prison-could-be-submitted-within-weeks-1-7663550 By Stephanie Weaver Plans for Wellingborough’s new prison could be submitted within a matter of weeks. Leader of Wellingborough Council Martin Griffiths was delighted with Thursday’s announcement by the Ministry of Justice that a new category C prison …