East Yorkshire Archive

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 …

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 …

Safety concerns over Full Sutton ‘super prison’ plans

Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/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 …

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 set to be contested in coming days. The scheme, for a new prison adjacent to the existing HMP Full Sutton, …

VIDEO – We can’t take another prison at Full Sutton

Source: https://www.minsterfm.com/news/local/2329681/video—we-cant-take-another-prison-at-full-sutton/ A large scale prison development is proposed to take place on a greenfield site at the edge of Full Sutton’s existing prison, which will, say some locals, cause huge disruption to the peaceful village community. It is proposed …