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‘A prison in all but name’

November 28, 2016 unlocked 0

Nine months on from the death of Amir Siman Tov in Colnbrook IRC, Michael Goldin reflects on the man he knew.  Michael is an alumni of the René Cassin Fellowship Programme who previously worked for Read More

Colnbrook, by post

November 27, 2016 unlocked 1

This year, the theme of Unlocking Detention is ‘friends and families’ – we’re specifically focusing on the often unreported, or buried, ‘ripple effect’ of indefinite detention and the way this experience can have tragic consequences beyond Read More

journey to Yarl's Wood

Journey to Yarl’s Wood – video

November 24, 2016 unlocked 0

A must watch video – raw, direct and human – on visiting Yarl’s Wood. Take a journey with Sarah Cope, a volunteer visitor with Yarl’s Wood Befrienders, as she visits the detention centre. 

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