Featherstone Prison information
Prison visits are temporarily suspended following instructions for people to stay at home, protect the NHS and save lives. We will update here as soon as this changes. You can also follow @HMPPS on Twitter and read a rolling update page.
There are a number of other ways to contact someone in prison if you are unable to visit them. You can:
- leave a voice message using the Prison Voicemail Service
- send them an email using the email a prisoner service
- write to them
You can also contact the Prisoners’ Families Helpline on 0808 808 2003.
Featherstone is an adult Cat C Closed Training/Resettlement Establishment
Tel: 01902 703000
Fax: 01902 703001
Governor: Babafemi Dada
Accommodation: 7 House Units which are both single and double cells with integral sanitation
Operational capacity: 703 of 12 February 2018
Latest inspection report: HMP Featherstone - October 2018 (PDF)
Action plan: HMP Featherstone - March 2019 (PDF)
Reception criteria: All prisoners must be Category C Fit 1A and will be required to work as directed by the Labour Board.
Regime: Featherstone offers: Education, Industries, PE, Enhanced Thinking Skills and RESOLVE Programmes, Welfare to Work, Job Club, Listeners Scheme, Peer Mentors and RFM – Railtrack course