Lowdham Grange Prison information
HMP Lowdham Grange opened in 1998. It is a Category B closed training prison for adult males. It is operated and managed by Serco Ltd.
Old Epperstone Road
Tel: 0115 966 9200
Fax: 0115 966 9220
Director: Mark Hanson
Controller: Trudy McCaffery
Accommodation: Mostly single - some doubled - some with en-suite shower
Operational capacity: 888 as at April 2013.
Reception criteria: Category B. Determinate sentence of at least 4 years with at least 12 months left to serve.
Indeterminate sentence prisoners (IPP's)
Labour grade 1 and 2 (no in-patient health care facilities).
Regime: Workshops, Education, National vocational training (bricklaying, plumbing, electrician, industrial cleaning), offending behaviour courses (including Thinking Skills Programme and RESOLVE). Voluntary Testing Unit programme and Drug Treatment Services. Psychology and Counselling support. "Buddies" scheme. Diverse multi-faith chaplaincy.