Event
27
Oct

A woman's place is not in prison

We're pleased to announce that we will be holding an event in collaboration with A Woman's Place UK (WPUK) at the end of October on women in prison. 

27 October 2021
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No new prisons for women!

The government has announced its intention to spend £150 million on building 500 new prison places for women. If ever a public spending project promised to bring increased misery this is it!

26 July 2021
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'You get plenty of punishment'

The traumatic personal experiences of women in the criminal justice system often go unnoticed. Their experiences are ignored; their needs minimised; their support and treatment an afterthought....

7 December 2015
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The prison estate and the pound sign

As a qualitative researcher I’m often quick to point out the limits of interpreting the world through numbers. However, having worked on...