REVEALED: What inmates in our prisons will be tucking into on Christmas Day
Prison bosses have revealed the menu inmates in English prisons can expect this Christmas.
The special menus, published on gov.uk and on offer at facilities across England, vary slightly from prison to prison, but most offer up to four different lunch options to inmates.
At HMP Foston Hall, inmates have the choice of:
Roast Turkey, stuffing, sausage & bacon rollSavoury Nut RollRoast Chicken Halal
Accompanied bySprouts, Carrots, GravyRoast and Mashed potatoFollowed by
Christmas pudding and white sauce or Fruit
Inmates at HMP Sudbury have the choice of:
Roast Turkey & trimmings – non halalRoast Chicken – halalCelebration Ham – sweet spicy and bakedNut roast Wellington with Sprouts/Carrots/Roast Potatoes/GravyFollowed by Christmas pudding and Mince pie with White sauce
And inmates at HMP Nottingham can choose from
Sliced roast turkey or sliced roast beef withPigs in blanketsStuffing ballSeasonal vegetablesNew potatoRoast potato Gravy
Halal choice: Halal Roast Beef
Vegetarian Choice/Vegan choice: Vegetable Steak Pie
Diversity Choice: Tandoori Chicken
Dessert: Christmas Pudding and custard
The Prison Service said the festive menus were prepared at no extra cost as they were funded out of existing catering budgets.