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Prisons: Overcrowding

Volume 503: debated on Thursday 7 January 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many prisoners in each prison in England and Wales were held in overcrowded accommodation in the most recent period for which figures are available. (307869)

The average number of prisoners in overcrowded accommodation in each prison for the period April to October 2009 is provided in the following table.

Establishment name

Average number of prisoners held in overcrowded conditions: April to October 2009

Acklington

0

Albany

0

Altcourse

891

Ashfield

0

Ashwell

27

Askham Grange

0

Aylesbury

0

Bedford

293

Belmarsh

372

Birmingham

640

Blantyre House

0

Blundeston

127

Brinsford

35

Bristol

162

Brixton

228

Bronzefield

0

Buckley Hall

67

Bullingdon

423

Bullwood Hall

17

Bure

0

Camp Hill

148

Canterbury

211

Cardiff

530

Castington

2

Channings Wood

32

Chelmsford

233

Coldingley

24

Cookham Wood

0

Dartmoor

46

Deerbolt

0

Doncaster

761

Dorchester

166

Dovegate

95

Dover

0

Downview

0

Drake Hall

0

Durham

708

East Sutton Park

0

Eastwood Park

46

Edmunds Hill

0

Elmley

403

Erlestoke

0

Everthorpe

151

Exeter

409

Featherstone

23

Feltham

0

Ford

0

Forest Bank

666

Foston Hall

0

Frankland

0

Full Sutton

0

Garth

32

Gartree

0

Glen Parva

413

Gloucester

145

Grendon

0

Guys Marsh

86

Haslar

0

Haverigg

25

Hewell

377

High Down

234

Highpoint

43

Hindley

0

Hollesley Bay

0

Holloway

0

Holme House

263

Hull

578

Huntercombe

0

Kennet

321

Kingston

0

Kirkham

0

Kirklevington

0

Lancaster

155

Lancaster Farms

83

Latchmere House

0

Leeds

608

Leicester

305

Lewes

136

Leyhill

0

Lincoln

469

Lindholme

79

Littlehey

123

Liverpool

349

Long Lartin

0

Low Newton

50

Lowdham Grange

89

Maidstone

55

Manchester

651

Moorland

77

Morton Hall

0

Mount

31

New Hall

55

North Sea Camp

2

Northallerton

165

Norwich

193

Nottingham

335

Onley

0

Parc

315

Parkhurst

35

Pentonville

533

Peterborough

216

Portland

0

Preston

638

Ranby

236

Reading

123

Risley

65

Rochester

0

Rye Hill

0

Send

0

Shepton Mallet

47

Shrewsbury

226

Stafford

0

Standford Hill

0

Stocken

69

Stoke Heath

133

Styal

20

Sudbury

0

Swaleside

95

Swansea

323

Swinfen Hall

26

Thorn Cross

0

Usk\Prescoed

241

Verne

62

Wakefield

0

Wandsworth

1,095

Warren Hill

0

Wayland

91

Wealstun

38

Wellingborough

2

Werrington

0

Wetherby

0

Whatton

67

Whitemoor

0

Winchester

420

Wolds

101

Woodhill

353

Wormwood Scrubs

124

Wymott

104