North Wales Archive

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 …