Wigan

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 […]

Pies Not Prisons protest 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 […]

Opposition to jail expansion is growing

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/opposition-to-jail-expansion-is-growing-1-8607616 Councillors are being urged to reject controversial plans to expand Hindley Prison as trade unionists join the ranks […]

Prison in revamp plan could be shut, expert says

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/environment/prison-in-revamp-plan-could-be-shut-expert-says-1-8474370 A leading prisons expert has suggested the borough’s jail set for a massive refurbishment and likely expansion could be […]

Petition demands economic case for prison is published

Source: http://www.wigantoday.net/news/environment/petition-demands-economic-case-for-prison-is-published-1-8479492 A leading prisons academic has set up a petition calling on the Government to publish the economic case […]

Say No to the New Mega Prison in Wigan

Source: https://www.change.org/p/say-no-to-the-new-mega-prison-in-wigan The Government has announced that there will be a new mega prison in Wigan, Greater Manchester.  The new prison, to […]

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 […]