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“An Education”

“An Education”

Date of writing : 16/11/2014

The Education department here at HMP Different offers a reasonable variety of courses, but the assertion in a recent edition of the prison newsletter that the sky is “quite literally” the limit, has turned out to be a scandalous exaggeration; indeed, my enquiries about learning to pilot a helicopter have been thus far met with blank stares and bafflement.   1,320 more words

Drastic drop in prison officer numbers in North East prisons

Being a mentor for male offenders upon release from a North East prison I take an active interest in what is going on (or isn’t!) in our prison system. 162 more words

Its all just words

This is something i wrote over 2 years ago when i was staying at her majesties pleasure! consequences of being an active addict!

Sometimes i think that all meaningful conversations in my life where exhausted buy the age of 12 and that i am bad at what i do best, 197 more words