HMP Haverigg

Haverigg Prison

Tel: 01229 713000 – North Lane, Haverigg, MILLOM, LA18 4NA

Save Any Inmate At HMP Haverigg

75% On Their Calls

Prison Phone offers phone tariffs that reduce the costs of calls from Haverigg prison by up to 75%! This enables prisoners to get the support and love that they are missing from home, while reducing costs for the inmate. Find out more below.

HMP Haverigg is a category C and D adult male prison, located just outside Millom in the village of Haverigg in Cumbria. It opened in 1967 and has a current capacity of 644. The prison actively encourages inmates to take part in full-time work and / or training, and education courses include construction, horticulture and timber manufacturing. If you’re visiting HMP Haverigg and would like directions, please refer to the map on this page.

Tel: 01229 713000

Operational capacity: 644

North Lane, Haverigg, MILLOM, LA18 4NA

Prison Phone have been saving inmates at HMP Haverigg money on their calls from the prison to any UK mobile phone since 2013.

We do this by allocating a dedicated and secure local number to your mobile phone, this means when the inmate at Haverigg prison calls the new local number we have provided they will be charged at just the local landline rate (around 10p per minute) rather than the standard mobile rate (which is around 40p per minute).

This in turn helps to stretch the inmates PINS phone credit further and reduces the amount you need to send in for them to top up!

To open an account in less than 3 minutes please use the button below!

SIGN-UP IN UNDER 3 MINUTESView price plans

Send me Haverigg prison details via FREE SMS

Here's some facts about Haverigg prison.

Did you know?

HMP Haverigg is a category C prison in Haverigg, Cumbria. Opened in 1967, the prison has capacity to hold 622 men.

Skiddaw wing  holds 134 inmates in a purpose-built house block split into two wings, with 103 single,  11 double and three triple cells with integral sanitation. Fairfield wing holds up to 196 men in nine billets with single and double rooms with integral sanitation. Blencathra wing holds 126 inmates in seven billets, mainly with single rooms.Helvellyn holds up to 80 in two 40-room units; all rooms have en-suite showers and in-cell television. Langdale wing holds 72 prisoners in cellular units with eight double cells. Great Gable wing holds up to 36. It is the programmes wing with 28 single rooms and four doubles in two billets.

In 2016, the prison had a problem with mobile phones, drugs and computer tablets being thrown over the long fence. Over 13 000 phones were thrown over the fence in the first half of 2016.

To view the latest inspection report, click here.

Visiting hours are between 13:45 and 15:45 Monday to Sunday.

  • In 2003, inspectors expressed concerns that cost-cutting was adversely affecting the smooth running of the prison.

    Haverigg prison fact 3
  • In 1999, the prison hit the headlines when a riot involving 200 inmates broke out. The incident resulted in over £1 million of damage to the building.

    Haverigg prison fact 2
  • HMP Haverigg is constructed on the site of an RAF training centre.

    Haverigg prison fact 1


prison population world map

What is the Prison Population of England and Wales?

Published on February 14, 2018

Voiced by Amazon Polly England and Wales’ prison population currently stands at 84,511. The number…

Read More

What Is the Probation Service?

Published on February 5, 2018

Voiced by Amazon Polly The Probation Service helps to keep communities safe by working with…

Read More
Image by: The Foreign and Commonwealth Office

New Prisons Minister Rory Stewart Vows to Improve Jails

Published on January 29, 2018

Voiced by Amazon Polly Rory Stewart has only been the prisons minister for a couple…

Read More

Can Prisoners in the UK Vote?

Published on January 24, 2018

Voiced by Amazon Polly Some of prisoners’ human rights are protected by law, including the…

Read More

How Long is a Life Sentence in the UK?

Published on January 14, 2018

Voiced by Amazon Polly Courts must give anyone found guilty of murder a life sentence….

Read More

Who is the New Justice Secretary?

Published on January 10, 2018

Voiced by Amazon Polly Theresa May started 2018 with a reshuffle of several top positions….

Read More