HMP Acklington has now been merged with HMP Castington to form HMP Northumberland. Originally, the two prisons were only a few hundred metres away from one another, and now, a fence links the two sites. However, if you’re visiting an inmate, there’s only one gate and reception that you’ll need to go through. HMP Northumberland is a male adult category C prison, capable of holding up to 1,348 inmates. It’s a privately run prison, and is managed by Sodexo. If you’re looking for information on directions to HMP Northumberland, here’s a helpful map.
Tel: 01670 762300 – Visits Booking Line: 01670 383170
Operational capacity: 1348
Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9XG