Are these the nine British Victorian prisons that Osborne and Gove will close?

Help us figure out which old jails will close

Pentonville prison in London

Source: Wikipedia


Have we seen the end of Britain’s Victorian prisons with their Dickensian conditions?

Well, not quite yet. But the government has announced that it will close Victorian jails and build nine new prisons – five of them by 2020.

It will say exactly which prisons will shut on 25 November. We thought we’d have an educated guess before then. But we need your help.

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