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Welcome to the Prison Service website

On this site you can find out about the work carried out in prisons throughout England and Wales.


Whether you're looking for job opportunities, have a friend or family member in prison or simply want to find out more about the Service, this site has been designed to provide the information you need.


HMP Wandsworth - motorcycle workshop - thumb.JPG Offender Employment Project on track to beat target - 06 Aug 10
A NOMS project to enable offenders and ex-offenders to access employment services and enter the labour market is set to exceed its targets
Children's places handed back to women's prison - 03 Aug 10
Children and young women under 18 will no longer be detained at HMP & YOI Foston Hall after the Youth Justice Board (YJB) stopped purchasing places there as of 28 July 2010.

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