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Peabody’s Women’s Building Consultation

Peabody have announced their next consultation on the Women’s Building.It will be from 14.00 to 19.30, on Thursday March 5th, at the former prison’s visitors centre (on Parkhurst Road, opposite the Exxan garage/Islington Arts Factory). We want a landmark institution; an inter-disciplinary hub of facilities and services; accessible, inclusive and welcoming; a beacon for what’s… Continue reading Peabody’s Women’s Building Consultation

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Putting the Community in control of the Community Plan for Holloway

The Community Plan for Holloway was initiated by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies (CCJS) with the aim of ensuring that community voices would be effectively heard. This was so that the Holloway Prison site would be redeveloped to benefit the community, meeting social needs rather than developers’ profits.  In March 2019, the Community… Continue reading Putting the Community in control of the Community Plan for Holloway

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Campaigners set out demands for Holloway site on hoardings

The campaign group Sisters Uncut have postered the hoardings around the Holloway prison site with their demands for the development, The Morning Star reports. The group's demands are: 100% social rent and 100% accessible housing Prioritised housing allocation for those impacted by state and domestic violence The Ministry of Justice should not use the money… Continue reading Campaigners set out demands for Holloway site on hoardings