HMP New Hall

New Hall Prison

Tel: 01924 803 000 – Dial Wood, Flockton, Wakefield, Yorkshire WF4 4XX

Save Any Inmate At HMP New Hall

75% On Their Calls

Prison Phone offers phone tariffs that reduce the costs of calls from New Hall 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 New Hall is an all-female local prison, holding adults, young offenders and juveniles. Originally a male prison, the establishment became a women’s prison in 1987, which it has remained ever since. The prison has has a capacity of 446, is located in Flocton, just outside of Wakefield, and has a nine-bed mother and baby unit, drug recovery unit and a health-care centre. If you’re planning on visiting HMP New Hall and you’d like directions, simply view the map on this page.


Tel: 01924 803 000

Operational capacity: 446 as of 1st August 2008

Dial Wood, Flockton, Wakefield, Yorkshire WF4 4XX

Prison Phone have been saving inmates at HMP New Hall 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 New Hall 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 New hall prison

Did you know?

  • Two women were found hanged in their cells in just one month.

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  • Belly dancing, yoga and Zumba classes are available for inmates to participate in

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  • HMP New Hall is one of few prisons in the UK where “inmates are equals”

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  • In 1961, the prison was a senior detention centre for young male offenders. It was during this time that the famous ‘Short, Sharp, Shock’ regime was introduced in the establishment.

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  • There are full and part time education programmes on offer for inmates, in subjects such as IT, NVQ hairdressing and business administration.

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  • In 1933, HMP New Hall became the first open prison in the UK. The experiment was regarded as a success, leading to many more open prisons being established across the country.

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