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  • Mar 09, 2012
  • 04:22 PM

Prisoner Martin Tate's Welsh-speaking ban lifted in telephone calls

BBC News
Prison service officials have confirmed that they have eased restrictions which meant a Welsh-speaking inmate was told to speak English during phone calls. Martin Tate was warned that he must give 48 hours notice to speak Welsh to his relatives in Caernarfon, Gwynedd.

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