Dartmoor prisoners help in garden tool recycling scheme

Inmates at a Devon prison will repair unwanted and broken garden tools as part of a scheme to benefit community garden projects.

The Tools Shed recycling programme is being organised by Cornwall's Eden Project alongside HMP Dartmoor and The Conservation Foundation.

People will be able to donate tools at the Eden project, near St Austell.

The tools will be restored by prisoners before being given to schools and community gardens.

David Shreeve, the Conservation Foundation's director, said: "With more and more schools and community groups 'growing their own', there is a great demand for garden tools and rarely any budget.

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