Manchester

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!

Pies Not Prisons protest new mega-prison in Wigan

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/mega-prison-campaigners-hold-protest-outside-planning-meeting-1-8657627 Campaigners against proposals to massively expand HMP Hindley took their demands to the elected members who will ultimately […]

Wigan: Expanded prison to hold 1,300 inmates

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/expanded-prison-to-hold-1-300-inmates-1-8649937 Expanded prison to hold 1,300 inmates Prison officers at HMP Hindley YOI – Hindley Prison, stage a protest […]

Expanded prison to hold 1,300 inmates

Source: https://www.wigantoday.net/news/expanded-prison-to-hold-1-300-inmates-1-8649937 The borough’s prison is set to be massively expanded under controversial rebuilding plans, ministers have admitted to a […]

Podcast: Is Greater Manchester set for a ‘mega-jail’?

Source: www.mancunianmatters.co.uk/content/300176422-listen-greater-manchester-set-%E2%80%98mega-jail%E2%80%99 Is Greater Manchester on the verge of building a ‘mega-prison’? Following initial plans made by the Greater Manchester […]