HMP Forest Bank is a privately run category B male local prison, which accepts remand and sentenced adults and young offenders. It is run by Sodexo. The prison, which opened in 2000, is situated in Pendlebury, near Salford, and has a capacity of 1,460. It was constructed on the former site of Agecroft power station.
An unannounced inspection of HMP Forest Bank between the 15 – 19 February
‘HMP Forest Bank continues to manage the challenges it faces well and had
improved further’ said Peter Clarke, Chief Inspector of Prisons. “However, the
needs of some marginalised groups of prisoners merited further attention” he
If you’re visiting HMP Forest Bank and you’d like to find out how to get there, just use the map on this page.
Tel: 0161 925 7000
Operational capacity: 1460
Agecroft Road, Pendlebury, Manchester, Lancashire M27 8FB
Prison Phone are helping inmates to make cheaper calls from the payphones at HMP Forest Bank. By signing up to one of our price plans you can help the inmate you know save around 75% on their calls to your mobile phone.