East Yorkshire

Prison Island Tour this October

Corporate Watch, who have been actively researching prison expansion, are going on tour! They will be promoting their new report, […]

End Toxic Prisons Tour Dates & Details

This autumn, the Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons from the US will be touring the UK. All over the world prisons are toxic environments causing social and ecological harm. Folks from the US have been organising resistance at the intersection of mass incarceration and the environment, successfully delaying the only current federal prison construction for over 2 years!

Villagers to fight plans for ‘fortress’ prison near York

Source: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/villagers-to-fight-plans-for-fortress-prison-near-york-1-8651213 Controversial plans to build a new £91m super-size prison near York, branded “fortress-like” by fearful village campaigners, are […]

New prison planned for Full Sutton

Source: http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/15172981.New_prison_planned_for_Full_Sutton/ A NEW prison is to be built at Full Sutton near Pocklington, the Government has revealed. Plans for […]

Mace wins place on £1.3bn new prisons programme

Source: https://www.constructionnews.co.uk/companies/contractors/mace/mace-wins-place-on-13bn-new-prisons-programme/10018473.article Mace has scooped the project delivery partner role for £1.3bn of prisons construction work as the government announced […]