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Hope 100: Helping people on to a better path Two initiatives teaching skills to prisoners and young people arrested for drug related offences Justice Society
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The record label that's run by prisoners Meet the man behind what is thought to be the world’s first record label to be launched in a prison, run with and by prisoners Society UK
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‘We set up councils in prisons, giving inmates a voice to improve things’ User Voice has established councils in more than 25 prisons to try to create space for solution-focused dialogue between residents and staff Democracy Justice Society
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Fine Cell Work: the social enterprise that trains prisoners in paid, skilled needlework Teaching prisoners creative sewing boosts their employability and self-confidence, say those at Fine Cell Work Education Justice Society
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The murderer who wrote himself out of 'the deepest, darkest hole' Erwin James, a double murderer, served 20 years in prison - a spell that he decided he must make meaningful. Now working as a professional j... Justice Society
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Doing us justice: tackling the prisons problem What if prisons were designed to educate and encourage, rather than simply to punish? In the face of huge challenges, we meet those who are ... Education Justice Society
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