HMP Highpoint

Highpoint Prison

Tel: 01440 743100 – Stradishall, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 9YG

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Prison Phone offers phone tariffs that reduce the costs of calls from Highpoint 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 Highpoint actually consists of two prisons; Highpoint North and Highpoint South. Both are category C men’s prisons in Suffolk, and although they are technically classified as two separate prisons, they share many services; notably a single reception, which is located at HMP Highpoint South. Combined, their capacity is 1,323. The prison opened in 1973 and the two sections formally separated in 2001.

We regularly talk to inmates in prisons across the UK – to discover what life is really like behind bars. Our team recently spoke to a prisoner at Highpoint Prison about his experiences there; and in particular, we learnt about the situation with illegal substances, not to mention the poor conditions, within the establishment. Read on to find out more.

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If you’d like directions to HMP Highpoint, please refer to the map on this page.

Tel: 01440 743100

Operational capacity: 1,323

Stradishall, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 9YG

Prison Phone can reduce the cost of any HMP Highpoint inmates phone calls. Currently mobile calls from the PINS phone system within Highpoint prison cost around 40p per minute, If however you have an account with us these calls are reduced down to a maximum of just 10p helping the prisoner stretch their PINS phone credit further.

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Here's some facts about Highpoint prison.

Did you know?

  • A report in 2007 damningly found that Highpoint South was unfit for purpose, and that morale was low among staff.

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  • Before opening as a prison, the building was briefly used to house Ugandan refugees.

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  • HMP Highpoint was built on the site of an RAF base.

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