We attended the opening of 183 More Sleeps: The Koestler Scotland Exhibition on Friday 6 November 2015. We would recommend a visit.
On a recent visit to London we visited RE:FORM the Koestler Trust annual exhibition of arts by prisoners, offenders on community sentences, secure psychiatric patients and immigration detainees. As always it was excellent. Here are a few photos of some of the art work.
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As a result of work we have been doing, the Scottish Prison Service has decided to amend the terms of their policy in relation to prisoners receiving books from family and friends. The previous policy was as follows:- On 25 May 2015 the new Scottish Prison Service policy will come into force. This new policy amends… Read More
I have been meaning to post these photographs of the Koestler Trust prisoner art exhibition for Scotland since December 2013. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do. … Read More
Job Description The traineeship will cover Criminal and Prison law only. It will involve, in the main, assisting our Mr Smith with his workload. Applicants should be able to meet the following criteria:- Driving licence Own or have the use of a car Excellent IT and word processing skills Excellent research skills A keen… Read More
Yesterday, 1 November 2013, I attended the opening of Release: The Koestler Exhibition for Scotland. A client, who is in prison and who has two paintings on display at the exhibition, was kind enough to send me his invite to the opening. The exhibition runs from 2 November – 15 December 2013 at Tramway, Glasgow. I intend to write a blog… Read More
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After many happy years at Turnbull McCarron Solicitors, The Prison Lawyer is moving on. As of 1st December 2012 he will be at McGreevy & Co., Criminal Defence Solicitors, 370 Victoria Road, Glasgow. G42 8YW. You can contact him as follows:- Telephone: 07968802638 / 0141 239 7407 Email: http://email@example.com
Insight & Outlook the Koestler exhibition for Scotland was held this year at Tramway, Glasgow. It was an exhibition of artwork and writing from prisons, secure hospitals, secure children’s homes and criminal justice services in Scotland. This year the exhibition was curated by young care leavers with guidance from Glasgow artist David Shrigley. The project was sponsored… Read More