UKDS

AcronymDefinition
UKDSUnited Kingdom Detention Services
UKDSUnited Kingdom Death Squad (gaming clan)
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For international macrodata, there is UKDS.Stat, and there is Nesstar for surveys.
UKDS has already invested almost PS2m into the dairy in order to build a solid platform for sustainable, long-term growth for the business.
UKDS said that all the presents were being funded by charitable donations to the jail, not by taxpayers.
Stephen Oldfield, joint administrator and PwC partner, said: "We are delighted to have successfully concluded terms with the tolling partner, UKDS, for the sale of the company's business and assets.
Nicholas Hopkins, UKDS communications director, insists the treatments will not be offered without a valid reason.
A spokesman for UKDS, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of French conglomerate Sodexho Alliance, refused to reveal how many staff were employed at Harmondsworth, only saying they had each completed a nine-week training course before the centre's opening.
"The tolling agreement between the company and UKDS remains in place, ensuring around 50 of the company's original workforce continues to be employed for the time being.
But Nicholas Hopkins, of UKDS, said: " There are some prisoners for whom holistic therapy will be extremely beneficial."
Run by UKDS, Bronzefield will operate under a 25-year contract with the Home Office under a private finance initiative.
The report, released today, is the first since it was put under the direct management of the Prison Service from private contractor UKDS in August 2001.
After all, there is money to be made in banging people up if you are Group 4 or UKDS. However, whatever the influence of the private sector, it is clear that the willingness of judges - of sentencers - is at the heart of why more women are behind bars.