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The Lord Mayor of Cork and the Ten Shilling Note

The death of Terence MacSwiney was an international event that took place in the most private of places.

The Lord Mayor of Cork was brought into Brixton prison on 18th August 1920.  290 more words


We're Not Gonna Take It

A rare treat for you, a musical blog.

David Camoron, we’ve had enough, WE’RE not gonna take it any more, and if you don’t do something about it you may find the results at the ballot box next May. 617 more words


“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