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Families devastated by closure of prison

The Islington Tribune reports that ‘families have been ripped apart by the closure of Holloway prison while charities which support incarcerated women are struggling to cope with a loss of funding’

Speaking to The Tribune, Dr Kate Paradine of Women in Prison describes the lack of planning by government and the loss of funding for charities supporting women following the closure of Holloway.

The article also reports on a vigil Holloway prison, organised by Sisters Uncut on Saturday 27 November.