HC Deb 22 June 1972 vol 839 c150W
47. Mr. Lipton

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what further action he is now taking to improve conditions in Brixton Prison; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Carlisle

The period allowed for exercise is being increased whenever possible from one hour to one and a half hours. Additional films are to be shown in the afternoons; and improvements are being made in the method of serving food and in the arrangements for shaving.