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Book charity wins Longford Prize

Book charity wins Longford Prize



A charity that has been purchasing educational books for prisoners since 1996, Haven Distribution, has won The Longford Trust‘s 2018 Prize. At last night’s sold-out Longford Lecture, Why do people stop doing crime?, the panel chose the low-profile work of the organisation as they wanted Haven Distribution to be publicly applauded for sending books into prison. The charity […]

Longford Trust scholars exhibit in 250th RA Summer Exhibition

Longford Trust scholars exhibit in 250th RA Summer Exhibition



Two recipients of The Longford Trust scholarship have been selected to exhibit their work in the 250th Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, which opened to the public today. The Longford Trust awards scholarships to young serving and ex-prisoners to go to university to continue their rehabilitation. Both Paul Grady and Lee Cutter have been supported by […]