Latest in: Ex-offenders

  • Stuff Your Face, Change The World: London’s 7 Best Ethical Bakeries

    Greed is good! That’s right folks, Gordon Gecko was right all along. Some do-gooders would have you believe that giving back is all about self-sacrifice, but today we’re going to let you in on a dirty little secret. We’ve found you no fewer than seven of the best bakeries...
  • This Fitness Class Run by Ex-Cons now Offers 50% off its first two Classes

    Ah, the Hard Yard. For those that don’t know (where have you been?) it’s an inspirational  fitness movement that trains and employs ex-offenders to lead tough workouts, all inspired by their own ingenious ways of keeping in shape while inside. Many ex-cons emerge from prison fitter than they have ever been...
  • The Coffee House that cuts Crime: Redemption Roasters

    There’s a chic new coffee space coming to one of Central London’s hot spots: EC1, Farringdon. It’s called Redemption Roasters, already has a spot at Lambs Conduit in the West of the City and its passion, alongside great coffee, is tackling one of the most insidious ills of our...
  • Get Seriously Fit Next Week: A 7-Day Prison Workout Is Popping Up At Old Street Station

    Heard of the Hard Yard yet? It’s an inspirational new fitness movement that trains and employs ex-offenders to lead tough workouts, all inspired by their own ingenious ways of keeping in shape while stuck in a cramped prison cell. Next week, The Hard Yard is bringing its gruelling boydweight-based...