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Prisons: Overcrowding

Volume 475: debated on Friday 9 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many prisoners were held two to a cell in cells certified for one person in each prison at the end of February 2008. (201716)

Establishments report the number of prisoners who, at unlock on the last day of the month, are held in crowded conditions. This includes those held two in a cell with a certified normal accommodation (CNA) for one (doubling). The number of prisoners who were held two to a cell in cells certified for one person in each prison at the end of February 2008 is shown in the table as follows.

Prison

Number of prisoners held two to a cell in cells certified for one person

Altcourse

856

Askham Grange

0

Acklington

0

Albany

0

Ashfield

0

Ashwell

12

Aylesbury

0

Belmarsh

0

Blundeston

36

Bedford

302

Blantyre House

0

Brockhill

0

Bristol

150

Birmingham

658

Bullingdon

400

Brinsford

22

Blakenhurst

490

Bullwood Hall

0

Brixton

234

Buckley Hall

58

Bronzefield

0

Chelmsford

292

Cardiff

510

Camp Hill

128

Cookham Wood

0

Coldingley

46

Castington

0

Channings Wood

32

Canterbury

190

Dartmoor

44

Dovegate

66

Drake Hall

0

Durham

678

Doncaster

708

Dorchester

164

Deerbolt

0

Dover

0

Downview

0

Erlestoke

0

Standford Hill

0

East Sutton Park

0

Everthorpe

140

Eastwood Park

48

Exeter

352

Elmley

184

Forest Bank

656

Ford

0

Frankland

0

Feltham

0

Full Sutton

0

Foston Hall

0

Featherstone

20

Garth

12

Gloucester

160

Guys Marsh

92

Grendon

0

Glen Parva

324

Gartree

0

Hollesley Bay

0

Huntercombe

0

Hewell Grange

0

Holme House

286

Hindley

0

Hull

550

High Down

0

Highpoint

42

Edmunds Hill

0

Haslar

0

Haverigg

10

Holloway

0

Kirkham

0

Kennet

312

Kirklevington

0

Lancaster

114

Leicester

292

Leeds

736

Lancaster Farms

58

Lindholme

120

Lincoln

574

Long Lartin

0

Latchmere House

0

Low Newton

54

Lowdham Grange

88

Liverpool

440

Littlehey

86

Lewes

152

Leyhill

0

Moorland

64

Morton Hall

0

Manchester

596

Maidstone

56

Mount

28

New Hall

68

Nottingham

332

Northallerton

184

North Sea Camp

0

Norwich

182

Onley

0

Peterborough

0

Portland

0

Parkhurst

70

Preston

680

Parc

301

Kingston

0

Pentonville

796

Rochester

0

Reading

148

Rye Hill

0

Ranby

236

Risley

92

Send

0

Stafford

0

Stoke Heath

196

Stocken

54

Swaleside

28

Shepton Mallet

48

Swinfen Hall

34

Styal

18

Sudbury

0

Swansea

350

Shrewsbury

308

Thorn Cross

0

Usk\Prescoed

208

Verne

68

Wellingborough

8

Winchester

330

Wakefield

0

Wealstun

34

Woodhill

306

Wayland

90

Wymott

90

Werrington

0

Wolds

88

Whitemoor

0

Wormwood Scrubs

124

Whatton

60

Wandsworth

1,084

Warren Hill

0

Wetherby

0