North Wales Archive

Wrexham jail ‘binmates’ working for council recycling chiefs

Source: http://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/wrexham-jail-binmates-working-council-13238996 Prisoners assembled 3,500 recycling wheelie boxes which will be distributed around homes in the county borough Prisoners at HMP Berwyn have just delivered their first order of wheelie boxes to Wrexham Council. Inmates assembled 3,500 of the recycling …

Protest Na i Garchardai – No New Prisons!

Digwyddiad Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/212645912541290/ **BILINGUAL: SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH**   Cwrdd tu allan prif giatiau HMP Berwyn, Wrecsm am 12yh ar ddydd llun y 27fed o Chwefror. Ym mis Chwefror ar y 27fed bydd ail garchar mwyaf Ewrop yn yn …

More mega-prisons won’t fix a broken society

Source: https://www.opendemocracy.net/uk/rebecca-roberts/more-mega-prisons-wont-fix-broken-society The British government is building more prisons to lock up more people in the most incarcerated country in Europe. In the next few weeks a new mega prison, HMP Berwyn, in north Wales, will open its gates and …

Zaun prison posts land at Wrexham super prison

Source: http://www.securitynewsdesk.com/zaun-prison-posts-land-at-wrexham-super-prison/ The first MoJ approved prison posts have rolled off the production line at Zaun and been delivered to the new £250m super prison at Wrexham. Zaun Group companies were appointed to the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) approved supplier …

Illegal worker found at prison is sent to prison

Source: http://www.itv.com/news/wales/2016-05-20/illegal-worker-found-working-at-prison-is-sent-to-prison/ An illegal worker found on the construction site of Britain’s newest prison was sent to prison today. Immigration enforcement officers raided the site of the new £212 million Berwyn Prison in Wrexham in April. A Ukrainian man said …