Recalling dialogue work at HMP Dorchester

Jane Ball & Steve Holland









Celebrating Prison Dialogue's 20th Anniversary

Prison Dialogue held its 20th anniversary on 4th September to mark twenty years since the first Dialogue, this was held in a prison in 1993 (in HMP Whitemoor, a high and maximum security prison in Cambridgeshire, England). The event was at the Malmaison hotel in Oxford, and the venue was chosen because the building had previously been the local Oxford prison prior to its conversion into a hotel. 40 people attended, all of whom have participated at different stages in the evolving work of the Charity and the wide array of different initiatives it has undertaken during its twenty year existence. Participants included a representative of the US National Institute of Corrections, indicating the international reach of the charity's activities, and a former prisoner who had participated in the early Dialogues at HMP Whitemoor... Read More 


20 Years of Prison Dialogue work & 41 Case Studies displayed on a timeline