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Norwich Prison's work scheme leads to job offers

A man who took part in a project to renovate houses on day release from prison has received two job offers.

Paul Sayer was serving a 10-year sentence for conspiracy to supply drugs at Norwich Prison, but has since been released.

He was part of a Britannia Enterprises scheme, which the Ministry of Justice said is the first of its kind.

A Ministry of Justice spokesman said: "The offenders lead on the project, work from day one to completion and then the scheme gives back to victims' charities once the house is sold."

For more on this watch Inside Out on BBC One in the East at 19:30 BST on 12 September.

  • 11 Sep 2016
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