Forest Bank Prison information
Built on the former Agecroft Power Station in Salford, Greater Manchester, HM Prison Forest Bank is an 1364 place Category B Male Local Prison serving the courts of the North-West, accepting remand and sentenced adults and remand young offenders. The prison opened in 2000 and is operated by Sodexo Justice Services. As part of the overall design, Forest Bank sits in a country park with lake and meadows which are for public use.
HMP Forest Bank
Telephone: 0161 925 7000
Fax: 0161 925 7001
Director: Matt Spencer
Controller: Brian Langan
Accommodation: Cellular - single and double.
Operational Capacity: 1460
- Services for Adults: Wigan, Leigh, Bolton, Bury
Latest Inspection Report: May 2019
Latest Action Plan: September 2019