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Reading Prison

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 30022, tabled on 16 March 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, when he plans to announce the preferred bidder in relation to the sale of Reading Prison.

Answered on

19 March 2020

There are no plans to formally announce the preferred bidder or details of the bid until the sale has completed. We expect to make an announcement about the sale in the summer.

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