Public sector prison officer numbers in the South West cut by 37 per cent

The number of officers at public-sector prisons in the South West region has been cut by 37 per cent in less than four years, figures obtained by the Howard League for Penal Reform reveal today (Monday 20 October).

Research published by the charity shows that, across England and Wales, there were only 14,170 officer grade staff working...

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Posted: 20/10/14
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College students compete in ‘Burger Cook-off’

On Tuesday 14 October, catering students were in fierce competition in the College’s first ever burger challenge.

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