New Zine: The struggle against the maxi-prison in Brussels

New Zine: The struggle against the maxi-prison in Brussels

The struggle against the maxi-prison in Brussels – A chronology of attack & antagonism PDF links (high res, low res and imposed): http://personsunknown.noblogs.org/post/2015/07/12/the-struggle-against-the-maxi-prison-in-brussels-a-chronology-of-attack-antagonism/ The Belgian State has been announcing it…

Glen Parva £85million secure college plan scrapped by Government

Glen Parva £85million secure college plan scrapped by Government

Source: http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Glen-Parva-85million-secure-college-plan-scrapped/story-26877602-detail/story.html#ixzz3fc8xfxQ7 The Government has pulled the plug on a £85 million prison college for young offenders. It was scheduled to open in 2017 alongside the existing Young Offenders Institute…

Reclaim the Fields International Action Camp 2015

Reclaim the Fields International Action Camp 2015

Yn Gymraeg – http://www.reclaimthefields.org.uk/2015/08/10/manylion-gwersyll-rhyngwladol-ail-feddianur-caeau-yn-wrecsam/ Francais – http://www.reclaimthefields.org.uk/2015/08/10/camp-international-reclaim-the-fields/ Deutsch – http://www.reclaimthefields.org.uk/2015/08/10/internationales-reclaim-the-fields-action-camp/ About the camp Reclaim the Fields (or RTF) UK was born in 2011, as a star in a wider constellation…

Inverclyde Prison Plan Dropped

Inverclyde Prison Plan Dropped

Source: http://www.clyde1.com/localnews/inverclyde-prison-plan-dropped/ The Justice Secretary is scrapping plans to build a new womens’ prison at Inverclyde. He inherited plans for a 350 cell prison on the outskirts of Greenock but…

Community Action on Prison Expansion Tour

Community Action on Prison Expansion Tour

Public Meetings in Cardiff, Liverpool & Manchester Local groups from Community Action on Prison Expansion have organised public meetings in Cardiff, Liverpool and Manchester this November. The aim of the…

Stop Campsfield Expansion – Public Meeting

Stop Campsfield Expansion – Public Meeting

From Campaign to Close Campsfield: There will be a public meeting about the proposed expansion to Campsfield on Monday 20 October, 7.30pm. Exeter Hall, Kidlington, OX5 1AB Come to hear…

Wrexham super prison plan delayed

Wrexham super prison plan delayed

The building of a £250m super prison was dramatically delayed last night after the proposals were blasted. Angry Wrexham councillors slammed the fine details of the scheme to build the…

Plan for Europe’s biggest children’s prison

Plan for Europe’s biggest children’s prison

Plan for Europe’s biggest children’s prison ‘would put young offenders at increased risk of harm or death’ Jonathan Owen , Paul Peachey Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/plan-for-europes-biggest-childrens-prison-would-put-young-offenders-at-increased-risk-of-harm-or-death-9352817.html Sunday 11 May 2014 Controversial plans…

BBC: Wrexham £250m super-prison outline plans backed

BBC: Wrexham £250m super-prison outline plans backed

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-east-wales-25594461 A 2,000-inmate super-prison for Wrexham has taken a big step forward with planners backing the proposals. A large majority of Wrexham council’s planning committee approved outline planning permission…