Definition of 'prison governor'
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If anyone should be doing time following this fiasco, it should be the prison governor. The Sun (2016)Prison governors are to be given more powers over education, work and health budgets in the hope of introducing new ideas into the prison system. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The moves are likely to alarm prison governors. Times, Sunday Times (2013)At the same time it recommended significant pay rises for prison governors. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)This book began with the question "What does a prison governor do? The Prisons We Deserve (1994)In the course of the nineteenth century it became increasingly common for retired officers from the armed services to be appointed as prison governors. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)A deputy prison governor has been spared jail after admitting that he stole equipment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He demanded she pay 1,000 or he would send the snaps to the prison governor and her work pals. The Sun (2014)Prison governors, penal reformers and lawyers have been critical of the number of rioters and looters being sent to already overcrowded jails. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He was determined to prove wrong the prison governors who, he says, sneered he could not last a year on the streets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Activities in jails, including education, physical education and offender management classes had to be cancelled as prison governors and administrative staff ran a skeleton service for prisoners. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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