HMP Kennet

Kennet Prison

Tel: 0151 213 3000 – Parkbourn, Maghull Liverpool Merseyside L31 1HX

Save Any Inmate At HMP Kennet

75% On Their Calls

Prison Phone offers phone tariffs that reduce the costs of calls from Kennet 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 Kennet is a category C prison, holding sentenced male offenders. It has a capacity of 342 and is located in Parkbourn, close to Liverpool. Although it began taking inmates in 2007, it officially opened in 2008; and was created as an attempt to relieve overcrowding in nearby prisons. The prison was named after the local area, which is called Kennet Heath. If you’d like to visit HMP Kennet, you can find directions on the map on this page.


Tel: 0151 213 3000

Operational capacity: 342

Parkbourn, Maghull Liverpool Merseyside L31 1HX

Prison Phone have been saving inmates at HMP Kennet 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 Kennet 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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Here's some facts about Kennet prison.

Did you know?

  • HMP Kennet offers a variety of education courses, including Art & Design, Media Studies and IT.

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  • The prison was built on the site of Ashworth Hospital.

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  • Despite being built in an attempt to alleviate overcrowding in other local prisons, a report found that HMP Kennet was the most overcrowded prison in the UK, running at 193% capacity.

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