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Prison Without Bars

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At H.M. Prison, Sudbury, in Derbyshire, three hundred men are serving sentences of between eighteen months and three years imprisonment. This programme, made with full co-operation of Prison Commissioners, the Governor, staff and inmates of this prison, gives a frank and revealing picture of the 'open prison' system at work.

(See page 7)

Contributors

Reporter: Stephen Grenfell
Film Cameraman: Roy Fogwell
Film Editor: Hugh Marryat
Assistant Director: John McGonagle
Director/Producer: David Martin

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Prison Without Bars

BBC Television, 9 May 1958 20.30






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