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Anyone watching this YOI Aylesbury programme?

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KenDoddsDadsDog Mon 18-Feb-13 21:11:38

Horrifying place.

SoleSource Mon 18-Feb-13 21:13:02

I am angry that prisoners behave like that and ihope there are tough penalties.

KenDoddsDadsDog Mon 18-Feb-13 21:14:10

The Strangeways one was fascinating , this is scary. The behaviour is just shocking.

XBenedict Mon 18-Feb-13 21:14:17

Started watching it as I used to live near there but it was so appalling I have turned over to watch the penguins - much more civilised! smile

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:15:16

This is so scary and shocking.
The young black guy is shocking.

SoleSource Mon 18-Feb-13 21:17:08

Makett I have met guys like him before. Vile. Pity them and they got to be that way.

Three new inmates have taken a prisoner hostage!

KenDoddsDadsDog Mon 18-Feb-13 21:17:39

I don't know much about prison but do the officers have less 'power' in a YOI?

tapdancingmum Mon 18-Feb-13 21:18:23

I am as not far from where I live and one of my DD2's mums works there. Watching with DD2 (nearly 12) and she said 'I want to be one of those'! I think she meant prison warder confused

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:18:41

Just sat here like shock

SoleSource Mon 18-Feb-13 21:20:30

It was Caspian the newbie. Attention seeker

KenDoddsDadsDog Mon 18-Feb-13 21:20:57

There isn't even a David Charlton on this series

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:21:13

This is making me feel worse about my thread about a friend and a violent man

SoleSource Mon 18-Feb-13 21:22:19

David Charlton, who he? smile

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:23:25

He was on strangeways I think?
That was a shocking insight too

SoleSource Mon 18-Feb-13 21:25:11

Oh I missed Strangeways documentary sad

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:27:46

It was very good, i think it might have been left up on the itv player

Tincletoes Mon 18-Feb-13 21:28:28

Not watching it, but currently considering deleting a friend on Facebook due to the frequent updates about how her DH is giving up 2/3 of his salary to give these people a pool table and an education... etc etc

Sidge Mon 18-Feb-13 21:29:29

It's frightening isn't it? The sheer rage and simmering violence. I can't imagine working in that environment.

How do these young men become so damaged? sad

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:31:04

Tincle- can you ask her if she'd prefer them living on her street please wink

prettypurpledaisy Mon 18-Feb-13 21:31:38

In some ways I am quite glad I didn't complete my application to teach in a YOI but in others I think I would do far better good there than in my current employment.

ggirl Mon 18-Feb-13 21:32:19

sidge -exactly what I was thinking..what makes them so damaged..I picture them as little boys in big bodies

KenDoddsDadsDog Mon 18-Feb-13 21:32:23

David Charlton was a very disturbed man (he went to school with some of my friends) but provided some TV Gold.
"Good morning David how are you?"
"Fuck off"

Wewereherefirst Mon 18-Feb-13 21:34:08

It's awful, the levels of violence involved. It's quite frightening. sad

MakeItUpAsYouGoAlong Mon 18-Feb-13 21:42:01

How did he manage to have a child? He is terrifying

PartyFops Mon 18-Feb-13 21:43:48

its scary that these boys are fathers, hopefully the next generation will not follow in their footsteps, but I fear they will sad

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