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HMP Dartmoor – The UK’s Most Atmospheric Prison?

Published on October 31, 2016

Mention Dartmoor Prison, and an image of a stark, forbidding building comes to mind, standing…

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Dementia written in wooden cubes

HMP Shotts Introduces New Dementia Awareness Project

Published on October 24, 2016

The UK’s prison population is ageing, with the fastest growing demographic being those over the age…

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Rehabilitation Reimagined – Wakefield Prison

Published on October 17, 2016

HMP Wakefield, a category A prison in West Yorkshire, is offering a new form of…

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Threats, Violence and Smuggling – Why Illegal Mobiles are Problematic Behind Bars

Published on October 10, 2016

Most people agree that inmates need support whilst in prison. Regardless of their crime, regular…

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Is Education the Answer for Prison Inmates?

Published on October 6, 2016

In 2015, Michael Gove (then Minister for Justice) issued a statement on the government website,…

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