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Butler Trust Awards celebrate prison and probation excellence

PUBLISHED March 9, 2012

Ministry of Justice staff and volunteers were winners across the board at this year's Butler Trust Awards. Individuals and teams working in England and Wales prison and probation services won nine awards and 18 commendations from The Butler Trust, a charity which promotes excellence in prisons, probation and youth justice. The Princess Royal, who is Royal Patron to the charity, presented the awards, which are now in their 27th year. Outstanding achievementThe Princess Royal?s overall prize for outstanding achievement was awarded to Kate Knight, from Surrey and Sussex Probation, for her outstanding practice as a probation officer and manager. ...