As many of you may have heard Prisoner Ben has been recommended for open parole. Just got to hope the justice secretary also recommends that he is removed and then he can finally think about open prison which forms that vital step in rehabilitation into society. Over the last few months ever since the appeal for PhD funds went out I’ve been following his blog. It’s hugely interesting and well worth following for an inside view into the prison system. Head on over wish congratulations and also, sadly, wishes for a good recovery since he’s also been diagnosed with cancer :(.