Midlands

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!

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 […]

Government formally announces Wellingborough Prison plans

Source: http://www.northantstelegraph.co.uk/news/update-government-formally-announces-wellingborough-prison-plans-1-7660585 By Stephanie Weaver The Ministry of Justice has officially announced that a new category C prison will be […]

MP quashes fears of new Staffordshire prison

Source: http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2016/04/01/mp-quashes-fears-of-new-staffordshire-prison/ South Staffordshire MP Gavin Williamson said there had been fears a new prison could be built in the […]