In 2007 Baroness Corston’s report proposed a radical reshaping of women’s prisons. Ten years on, national charity Women in Prison has published a review and it’s worrying how far we still need to go.
“It was fun, and I felt very privileged to have taken part for such a great cause”
Our women face massive inequality and injustice day-to-day. Drop-in coordinator Rachel tells how International Women’s Day united people in joy.
Moira is One25’s Independent Domestic and Sexual Violence Adviser. She explains how drop-in is a life-saver for the women we support: “Jo had tried to leave town to escape a violent ex- and get off drugs but the difficult and complicated system meant she’d been evicted from her new refuge. She was back in Bristol, at serious risk. “She was frustrated. How could it be…