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Prison Building (Norfolk)

Volume 977: debated on Monday 28 January 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether his Department considered the possibility of using alternative accommodation at the former HMS "Ganges", at Shotley, before announcing their decision to build a new prison at Griston in Norfolk.

The accommodation at Shotley was not suitable for a closed cellular prison of the type urgently needed at Griston.