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SO many British offenders are serving life sentences (currently 4,000) that the Home Office is converting the wing of Kingston jail, Portsmouth, into a retirement home for elderly inmates.
Prison Reform Trust director, Stephen Shaw, warned last week that a trend towards long criminal "careers" and longer sentences was making for more aged prisoners - the oldest male prisoner in England and Wales is 87 years old.