Remand Prisoners

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 13th July 1989.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse Mr Geoffrey Lofthouse , Pontefract and Castleford 12:00 am, 13th July 1989

Is the Home Secretary aware that the figures that he has just given include young remand prisoners at Armley prison in Leeds and that there have been a number of suicides among these young men? Is he satisfied that the conditions in that prison are suitable for young remand prisoners?