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Prison Accommodation: Females

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN HL5473, tabled on 18 January 2022

To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of cells in each women’s prison in England and Wales have in-cell telephony.

Answered on

1 February 2022

There are a total of 10 Women’s Public Sector Prisons (8 closed and 2 open) in England which are run by Her Majesty’s Prison & Probation Service.

All cells in the 8 prisons within the women’s closed estate have In-Cell Telephony.

Neither of the 2 prisons within the women’s open estate has any In-Cell Telephony.