Woodhill 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.
HMP Woodhill was opened in 1992, it is a core local establishment serving courts across the Thames Valley Region as well as Northamptonshire. Woodhill has a dual role in that it also holds Category A prisoners.
Tel: 01908 722 000
Fax: 01908 722 320
Governor: Nicola Marfleet
Operational Capacity: 819 as of 28th March 2008
Accommodation: Comprises of both single and double cells.
Reception Criteria: Cat A Core Local, serving both Crown and Magistrates Courts.
Latest inspection report: HMP Woodhill - February 2018
Latest action plan: HMP Woodhill - November 2018