Our daughter wasn’t enough – by Sarah

KATE ADMIN / September 7, 2018 at 7:53 PM 119 views

As told to Prison Widow UK on Wednesday 5th September; 2018 Names have been changed to protect the individuals identity Just a week after our daughter's birth; he did again; he went and left us. He promised me that he was attending…

Daddy’s Gone – By Alison Henderson

KATE ADMIN / September 6, 2018 at 4:17 PM 101 views

I would like to say a huge thank you to this young man who has recited one of my poems. I am on the hunt to find him to say thank you personally and well done.TO READ THE POEM CLICK…

Yasmin Qureshi accuses Government of wrecking Legal Aid

KATE ADMIN / September 6, 2018 at 1:05 PM 90 views

Ms Qureshi was speaking in a debate at London’s Westminster Hall last night.She said cuts to the service had left hundreds of thousands of vulnerable people without access to justice.“Even those who are entitled to receive Legal Aid find it…

Loss of senior managers led to UK’s prison crisis

KATE ADMIN / September 2, 2018 at 1:34 PM 99 views

Hundreds of senior staff and management have left the Prison Service in the past five years without being replaced, new figures reveal, which has led to “dangerous” flaws in the system, according to campaigners.VISIT LINK TO READ FULL STORY 

Rise in prison staff smuggling banned items into jails

KATE ADMIN / September 2, 2018 at 1:14 PM 85 views

The number of staff bringing banned items into jails has risen by 58% since 2012, figures reveal.Last year 71 prison staff were caught smuggling goods into the jails where they worked, compared with 45 in 2012, according to official data…

Porridge banned due to security risk

KATE ADMIN / May 2, 2018 at 7:40 PM 214 views

A prison has banned its inmates from eating porridge from the canteen as it’s been described as a potential “security risk”.HM Prison and Young Offenders’ Institution Parc is a prison situated in Bridgend in South Wales.In the most recent issue…

Your Dad is a druggie – by a worried parent

KATE ADMIN / March 27, 2018 at 9:05 AM 106 views

My daughter's dad is in prison. He is always in prison and after numerous 2nd chances; I ended contact with him last year. For the sake of my families sanity; I had to.My daughter came home from school the other…

Prisoners need more – By D Smith

KATE ADMIN / March 27, 2018 at 8:41 AM 105 views

Hello. Having spent a considerable amount of time in prison myself; what needs to be done; is giving prisoners more and by I mean more; I mean something to do instead of vegetating in cells; taking drugs and generally driving…