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Open Prisons

Volume 488: debated on Tuesday 24 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many places in semi-open prisons for adult women prisoners (a) there are in England and Wales and (b) there will be in England and Wales after 2 March 2009 following the re-designation of HM Prison/Young Offender Institution Drake Hall and HM Prison Morton Hall. (258091)

Following the recent announcement from the National Offender Management Service to re-designate HM Prison and Young Offender Institution Drake Hall and HM Prison and Young Offender Institution Morton Hall, there will be no semi-open prisons for adult women in England and Wales after 2 March 2009.