Phillip Goulding is the Deputy General Manager at Wintringham Specialist Aged Care.
Phill is currently on a study tour of prisons in the U.S, looking at the care options available to aged prisoners. In a moment of breath taking recklessness, Foolhardy Phill, for reasons best known to only himself, has decided that the 6 weeks touring the land of all things upsized will be the perfect chance to lose weight. You can track his progress here!
Huntsville Texas, Estelle Unit is the next prison visit - this coming friday.
The Estelle Unit has a geriatric facility, a program for physically handicapped inmates, a program for substance abuse, a high security unit, and a regional medical facility. It also has a High Security Unit, Supermax facility. - Supermax (short for "super-maximum security") is the name used to describe "control-unit" prisons, or units within prisons, which represent the most secure levels of custody in the prison systems of certain countries. The objective is to provide long term, segregated housing for inmates classified as the highest security risks in the prison system — the "worst of the worst" criminals, and those who pose a threat to national and international security....
before then, there are 500 miles to travel and a slight detour to Fort Worth; Texas to view some of the sites.....
Turner Falls Ardmore
Lake Murray National Park
This was the 16 oz steak with Okra and salad - I did not eat the toast - NOT the 96 Oz below
Guitarists at the White Elephant
My only sign of an Aussie so far on this trip
Internal Bull - Rodeo at Billy Bobs (not on the night I was there
The band, were playing on the second stage area and were a good covers band
(note - that is a Rhine Stone Saddle Rotating slowly above the dance floor - above the band
The main stage area is HUGE with rows and rows of tables - see a picture of a picture below