Proposed Port Talbot Prison

Aberavon MP stands up for local residents and demands answers on the proposed local prison

Local Aberavon MP, Stephen Kinnock, today asked the Secretary of State for Wales to explain why the Baglan Industrial Park has been chosen as the location for the proposed Category C prison. Stephen Kinnock also asked why he has yet to receive any response to his letter to the Prisons Minister, Sam Gyimah, which was sent well over a month ago (on 23 March). Continue reading

Proposed Prison In Port Talbot

In the final Welsh questions before the election I questioned the Secretary of State on the decision to site a category C prison at Baglan Industrial Park. Continue reading

Letter to Ministry of Justice - Proposed Prison

I have written a letter to the Ministry of Justice asking them to clarify several important questions and concerns raised by the local community. Continue reading

Plans to build a new prison in Port Talbot

Commenting on the Ministry of Justice announcement that they are due to build a new prison in Port Talbot, Stephen Kinnock MP said:  “The building of a prison in Port Talbot would bring much-needed construction work to the local area and in the long term would mean more jobs for the day-to-day running of the prison. Continue reading