Prisons in Parliament

Public prison service called to bail out private prisons in times of crisis

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Response to indiscipline. Photo: minoru karamatsu(柄松 稔)

Prisons in Parliament brings you up-to-date on the last week of politics and prisons. What’s been said? And by whom? Get it all here.

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Prisons in Parliament

Fire fire! Highest number of fire-related incidents at privately owned prisons

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Serco owned HMP Thameside had the most fires in 2016. Image: Serco

Prisons in Parliament brings you up-to-date on the last week of politics and prisons. What’s been said? And by whom? Get it all here.

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Prisons in the press – 23 December

After the Birmingham prison riots and HMP Bristol’s Christmas dinner

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Image: Ian Turk Christmas Pudding

Image: Ian Turk Christmas Pudding

Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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Prisons in the press – 20 November

Cats sent to prison and an inmate takes to the roof

An animal rescue charity has enlisted the help of prisoners. Image:

An animal rescue charity has enlisted the help of prisoners. Image: Etienne Tremblay

Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news.

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