Campaign Status

The second round of bids is now closed. Reading Borough Council’s previous bid, of £2.6m remains “on the table”. On previous experience we expect the MoJ to take several months to make a decision. In the mean time we continue to campaign to Save Reading Gaol for the community.

Crowd shot before the gaol hug credit: Chris Forsey
OSCAR Reading Prison Renovation Proposal by Kirstin Sinclair

Create Escape by Banksy
Luxury flat C.3.3 by Martina Hildebrandt
Some of the famous names that support our campaign
Through the bars by Matt Emmett