Lindholme Prison information
HMP Lindholme is located approximately 10 miles north of Doncaster on the site of a former Royal Air Force base. The land was bought from the Ministry of Defence by the Home Office in the mid 1980s and opened as a prison in 1985.
HMP Lindholme is a Category C prison.
Tel: 01302 524700
Fax: 01302 524750
Governor: Mahala McGuffie
Accommodation: The category C site consists of 10 Residential Units, 6 of the wings are of a dormitory design and have single and multi occupancy rooms on lockable spurs. Three wings are a modern construction which are a mix of single & Double occupency. A purpose built Segregation Unit was built in 2008.
Operational capacity: 1010
Reception criteria: Category C convicted males over 21 serving sentences of over 4 years. No rule 45s unless by prior arrangement. No prisoners requiring 24 hour medical care.