HMP Lowdham Grange

Lowdham Grange Prison

Tel: 0115 966 9200 – Old Epperstone Road, Lowdham, Nottinghamshire NG14 7DA

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HMP Lowdham Grange is located in Lowdham, Nottingham; and is a category B closed training prison, holding adult males. It was privately constructed and is still privately managed by Serco. The prison originally had capacity for 500 inmates, however, it has now expanded and increased its capacity to 888. Prisoners have access to workshops, educational courses and national vocational training. If you’d like to find out how to get to HMP Lowdham Grange, please use the map on this page.

Tel: 0115 966 9200

Operational capacity: 888

Old Epperstone Road, Lowdham, Nottinghamshire NG14 7DA

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HMP Lowdham Grange is a category B men’s prison in Lowdham, Nottinghamshire. Opened in 1998, privately owned by Serco since its opening, the prison has capacity to hold 888 male inmates.

There are five house blocks comprising 14 residential wings – four each on house blocks 1 and 2 and two each on house blocks 3, 4 and 5. There is also a reintegration unit.

Ten students from Nottingham Trent University visited HMP Lowdham Grange prison every Wednesday afternoon from January to March in 2017. The project was designed to promote learning together with both students and prisoners set to debate against each other. “It is not a ‘formal’ qualification, but the hope is that the learning space enables the HMP learners to think further about these transitions, thus giving them the relevant skills and knowledge.”

On the 4th of May 2017, Lowdham Grange donated £16,735.50 to Victim Support. The amount was raised by 50p deductions from prisoners’ wages of over £25 per week.

To view the latest HMIP inspection report, click here.

Visiting hours are 13:00 – 16:30 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

  • Robber Simon Patrick, most recently imprisoned for stabbing a man in the head and throwing a pregnant woman to the ground, was found dead in the weekend of the 31st October and 1st November 2015.

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  • Inmates believe that sex dolls should be introduced across Britain in a claim to “reduce violence”

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  • Drug “busts” in HMP Lowdham Grange have increased by 50% in 2016, and doubled since 2012.

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  • since June 2015 all social visits have to be booked by the prisoner.

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  • In 2009, the National Offender Management Service awarded the prison level 4 status for exceptional delivery.

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  • A prisoner managed to escape in 2006 by hiding himself in a shipment of chef hats, which were being manufactured in the prison’s workshop!

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  • Scandal hit HMP Lowdham Grange shortly after it opened, when it was revealed that one of the prison’s custody officers had previously worked for Reggie Kray.

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