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Visits to prison

Visits to prison

Netherhall House students sing at Mass on Sundays in London prison. “Visiting prisoners has been for many of us not only an act of mercy, but a very humanising experience of stepping into a world, like our very own, in need of redemption. “ Just before the end of last...
Visit of the Queen Mother

Visit of the Queen Mother

Queen Mother’s speech at the opening of Phase I on the 1st November 1966. 50 years on, the same ideals and standards are the inspiration of the definitive Netherhall project. “It is often said that we live in an age of challenge, and I find it inspiring to...
December’s eighteen books

December’s eighteen books

September’s list has gone through and the books are now sitting in the director’s office waiting to be stamped, and read. So, we are now looking for proposals, seventeen in fact, since I have already ordered the first: the mighty work of Robin Moore...
September’s eighteen books

September’s eighteen books

Eighteen books are ordered each quarter for Netherhall. This September’s batch, however, was a little rushed. Four books were already on the list, added by Peter Brown, the former director. But another fourteen were needed to complete the order. With the seismic...
A New Play Coming Next Year

A New Play Coming Next Year

In early 2013, two friends and I decided to try and achieve our long-term ambition. We had performed short humorous sketches at school together for three years, but we wanted to entertain the general public and were confident that we were suitably experienced to...