Letter of the week: Roast turkey behind bars on Christmas Day? The prison service should make a meal for the homeless

I read the article recently about what inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day.

Wednesday, 20th December 2017, 1:40 pm
Updated Thursday, 21st December 2017, 1:35 pm
Inmates at Durham Prison can enjoy roast turkey and pigs in blankets on Christmas Day.

Unfortunately, most people are probably going to point out that millions of law-abiding Britons would be lucky to see a spread like that.

I don’t know what my own feeling is.

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Maybe the combined prison service would like to put on a meal for the homeless in the new year to balance things out a bit.

Patrick Mackeown.