HMP Hindley

Hindley Prison

Tel: 01942 663100 – Gibson Street, Bickershaw, Wigan, WN2 5TH

Save Any Inmate At HMP Hindley

75% On Their Calls

Prison Phone offers phone tariffs that reduce the costs of calls from Hindley 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 Hindley currently a young offenders CAT C male establishment opened its doors back in 1961 as a borstal.

It changed to a a youth custody centre I 1983 and now accepts young male offenders with between 12 months and 4 years of their sentence.


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

Tel: 01942 663100

Operational capacity: 664

Gibson Street, Bickershaw, Wigan, WN2 5TH

Prison Phone have been saving inmates at HMP Hindley 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 Hindley 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!

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