UK's first 'mega-prison' approved in Yorkshire countryside

A 59,500 square metre 'mega-prison' has been approved in the Yorkshire countryside after officers advised that the application was a departure from the local plan but would provide 'substantial' employment benefits.

by Mark Wilding
Plans for a 'mega-prison' have been approved in East Riding of Yorkshire. Image: MoJ
Plans for a 'mega-prison' have been approved in East Riding of Yorkshire. Image: MoJ

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