An inspector calls

News this week that the prisons inspectorate has resumed full inspections is very welcome.

14 May 2021

Quite worked up

A new report from the government’s scientific advisors on COVID-19 in prison is very clear.

30 April 2021

The political barriers to prisoner vaccination

When the coronavirus crisis hit last year, many of us were deeply worried about the prospect of its spread through the prison system, and the severe illness and death that would follow in its wake.

19 March 2021

It felt like neglect

"I don’t think I’ll even let him come back up during this lockdown. It felt like neglect."

12 February 2021