Buckley Hall Prison
Tel: 01706 514 300 – Buckley Road Rochdale Lancashire OL12 9DP
HMP Buckley Hall stands on the site of a historic house, which was demolished after the Second World War. It opened in 1995 and was the UK’s fourth private prison, under the operation of Group 4 Prison Services. However, five years later, the company lost the tender and the prison was returned to the public sector. It is a male category C training prison and has a capacity of 445. If you’re visiting HMP Buckley Hall and want to find out directions, just refer to the map on this page
Tel: 01706 514 300
Operational capacity: 445
Buckley Road Rochdale Lancashire OL12 9DP
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Here’s some facts about Buckley Hall Prison
HMP Buckley Hall is a category C men’s prison in Rochdale, Greater Manchester. Opened in 1995, it was the UKs fourth private prison, run by Group 4 Prison Services, but lost it’s contract after 5 years, and was returned to the public in 2000. It has a capacity of 445.
The prison was featured in the news after a smuggled mobile phone was used to film a prisoner getting “high” on “Spice”
A report in April 2016 stated that there had been two occasions in the year before when prisoners managed to escape onto the roof of the building. Prison staff say “the man was uninjured – and that the disturbance did not affect the running of the jail,”.
To view the most recent inspection report, click here.
Visiting times are between 14:00 and 16:00 Monday to Friday, and 09:30 to 11:30 & 14:00 to 16:00 Saturdays and Sundays