Prince Charles visits Muslim inmates at Leeds prison

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

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THE Prince of Wales has visited Muslim inmates at Leeds Prison who are preparing for life after their sentence is complete.

Charles went in to the Victorian jail, which looks over the city centre, as he began a day-long visit to West and North Yorkshire.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

He met inmates and staff involved in the Through-the-Door project - a scheme which is part of his Mosaic initiative that provides mentoring to help young people growing up in deprived communities.

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The project is aimed at Muslim prisoners who make up nearly one in six inmates at Leeds Prison. It gives them support in the final six months of their sentences as they prepare for release.

Charles moved on to the Abraham Moon plant in Guiseley - the last fully vertical woollen mill in England.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The prince is patron of the Campaign for Wool and among supporters meeting him at the factory was Blur bassist Alex James.

Charles was later visiting Wensleydale Creamery, a Richmond pub taken over by the local community, and the Parachute Regiment training company at Helles Barracks, Catterick.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

The Prince of Wales during a visit to HMP Leeds, where he met those involved in his Mosaic 'through-the-gates' mentoring programme for inmates.

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