Charity marks a birthday milestone

Long-serving volunteers from HMP Northumberland's visitor centre receive thank-you gifts as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations.
Long-serving volunteers from HMP Northumberland's visitor centre receive thank-you gifts as part of the 25th anniversary celebrations.

North-east charity Nepacs celebrated the 25th anniversary of the official opening of the visitors’ centre at HMP Northumberland (formerly HMP Acklington and HMYOI Castington) with a celebration event on Monday.

As part of the festivities, some of the centre’s long-serving volunteers were recognised for their efforts.

A volunteer open day was also staged.

To find out more about volunteering, visit www.nepacs.co.uk or call 0191 3757278.