Covid #HiddenHeroes message board

Covid #HiddenHeroes message board

Launched shortly after lockdown in April 2020, the message board includes hundreds of tributes to staff from public figures, prisoners, colleagues, and the public at large. View the message board…


#HiddenHeroesDay 29.09.20

#HiddenHeroesDay 29.09.20

At the end of September, prisons, IRCs, probation and youth justice services across the UK marked national #HiddenHeroesDay, in tribute to staff for their service during Covid-19. Read more…


A Royal Thank you

A Royal Thank you

HRH The Princess Royal paid tribute to staff by video, and in person, making five visits in six weeks to prisons across the UK, and joining staff at HMP Bullingdon on #HiddenHeroesDay. Read more…


Thank you #HiddenHeroes artwork

Thank you #HiddenHeroes artwork

Painted by Butler Trust winner Nikki Dennington, made into prints and flags, and distributed across prisons, probation and youth justice, the artwork features some of the 100s of posts on the #HiddenHeroes message board. Read more…


#HiddenHeroes pin badges

The Butler Trust, in partnership with HMPPS, SPS and NI Prison Service, sent out 60,000 Covid-19 #HiddenHeroes badges in tribute to all those working in custodial settings during the pandemic.


#HiddenHeroes bars

#HiddenHeroes bars

Nestle generously donated 30,000 Kit Kats, which Bidfood UK kindly distributed to frontline prison staff across England & Wales, after they’d first been repackaged by prisoners at Stocken and Parc. Read more…


#HiddenHeroes Advent Calendar

The Butler Trust’s 2020 online Advent Calendar includes Christmas #HiddenHeroes video messages from Sir Trevor Brooking and Terry Waite, boxers Nicola Adams and Frank Bruno, darts player Bobby George, swimmer Becky Adlington, Strictly judge Shirley Ballas and the sound of Christmas himself, Noddy Holder! View the calendar…

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