Prison – Stoke Heath

HMP/YOI Stoke Heath: Safe and ordered prison, but poor purposeful activity – told to get more prisoners into work, training and education

HMP//YOI Stoke Heath, a training and resettlement prison holding up to 782 male prisoners in rural Shropshire, was found by inspectors to be “overwhelmingly safe.” Peter Clarke, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons, said the 2015 inspection of the jail had found reasonably good outcomes – the second highest assessment – against all four HMI Prisons […]

HMP/YOI Stoke Heath – managing change well say Inspectors

HMP/YOI Stoke Heath was managing reasonably well, but could do more to reduce the risk that prisoners reoffend, said Nick Hardwick, Chief Inspector of Prisons. Today he published the report of an unannounced inspection of the Shropshire training prison. HMP/YOI Stoke Heath held both adults and young adults and had a small remand function serving […]