Inside Brixton Prison: How property is unlocking prisoner potential

Aiming to tackle the construction skills shortage, along with prisoner rehabilitation, Landsec has partnered with Bounce Back to launch a scaffolding training course inside Brixton Prison.

Towering brick walls and barbed wire line the exercise yard at Brixton Prison. A heavy steel door creaks open to let two or three men in hard hats pass through before slamming shut, the sound reverberating across the vacant ground they left behind.

On the other side, a different kind of prison greets them: a prison whose goal is not to trap them