The Clink: Dining Experience @ HMP Brixton

Finally got to eat at the restaurant yesterday (05/04 @12pm Lunch), wasn’t allowed phones or to take photos so going to summarise the whole thing through text (might draw some rough sketches to visualise some parts). http://theclinkcharity.org/the-clink-restaurants/brixton-london/ Key Points: Incredibly controlled environment, because it’s located within the prison a lot of security procedures are set…

Phone Interview: Ex-Offender

Carl Cattermole | Wrote HMP A Survival Guide | served sentence (partially in Wandsworth) His Book: http://www.prisonism.co.uk/hmp-guide.html Twitter: https://twitter.com/HMPSurvival   Interview with Vice: https://www.vice.com/en_uk/article/jmbyby/carl-catermole-interview-hmp-survival-second-edition-304 Note: Quotes have been paraphrased in some instances Prison system doesn’t prepare you for life after, no housing, no employment, I received no help Prison is bad for the individual (being sent to…