PUBLISHED: 22:17, 2 February 2013 | UPDATED: 22:44, 2 February 2013
Criminals face new 'spartan prisons': Justice Secretary plans tough regime with uniforms, no Sky TV and less pocket money
">Marks the biggest prison regime shake-up for 60 years,
>Designed [sic] to signal a tough new approach to law and order by Chris Grayling,
>Move will provoke fierce opposition from prison reformers.
"Off button: Justice Secretary Chris Grayling is planning an end to Britain's 'holiday camp jails', with plans including no Sky TV in cells, uniforms and less pocket money
An end to Britain’s ‘holiday camp’ jails, with a ban on Sky TV, fewer televisions, more prison uniforms, less pocket money for inmates and a ban on gay couples sharing cells is planned by the Government.
The return to ‘spartan’ jails marks the biggest prison regime shake-up for 60 years and is designed to signal a tough new approach to law and order by Justice Secretary Chris Grayling."
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