Prisoners are given dreadlock holiday: Hundreds of convicts allowed four days off prison work a year to celebrate Rastafarian festivals

Prisoners are given dreadlock holiday: Hundreds of convicts allowed four days off prison work a year to celebrate Rastafarian festivals | UPDATED: 22:46 GMT, 8 December 2012 Hundreds of criminals are to be allowed four days off prison work every year to celebrate Rastafarian festivals. Prison governors have been issued with a list of holy days on which Rastafarian inmates must be excused their normal tasks