Lowdham Grange Prison Information

Lowdham Grange Prison
Lowdham Grange Prison, officially known as HMP Lowdham Grange, is a Category B men's prison located in Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, England. Managed by Her Majesty's Prison Service, Lowdham Grange Prison primarily accommodates adult male offenders. Here is important information about Lowdham Grange Prison:

Lowdham Grange Prison was established in 1998 and serves as a Category B prison. It houses individuals who have been convicted of offenses requiring a controlled and secure environment but do not pose the highest level of risk to the public. The prison's primary purpose is to securely manage and rehabilitate offenders.

Lowdham Grange Prison is classified as a Category B prison, indicating a medium level of security. The prison implements robust measures to prevent escape and maintain order within the facility.

Lowdham Grange Prison primarily accommodates adult male offenders. It has a capacity to house approximately 924 individuals, including both remand prisoners and convicted prisoners serving sentences of varying lengths.

Lowdham Grange Prison offers various facilities and services to meet the needs of its inmates and support their rehabilitation. These include:
  • Accommodation: The prison consists of multiple residential units with individual cells or shared accommodation for inmates. The cells are equipped with basic amenities, including beds, personal storage, and sanitation facilities.
  • Education and Vocational Training: Lowdham Grange Prison provides educational programs to help inmates improve their literacy, numeracy, and other skills. Vocational training opportunities are also offered to enhance employment prospects upon release.
  • Work Opportunities: Inmates have access to work opportunities within the prison, such as maintenance, cleaning, kitchen, and other designated roles. These work activities aim to develop skills, a sense of responsibility, and a work ethic.
  • Healthcare: Lowdham Grange Prison has an on-site healthcare unit staffed with medical professionals who offer primary healthcare services to prisoners. Mental health support, substance abuse programs, and specialist services are also available.
  • Sports and Physical Activities: The prison promotes physical fitness and well-being by providing access to sports facilities and organized activities. These activities aim to promote positive lifestyle choices and encourage teamwork.
  • Family Contact: Lowdham Grange Prison recognizes the importance of maintaining family relationships and supports visits and contact with family members, subject to specific guidelines and regulations.
  • Resettlement Support: The prison offers pre-release planning and support to help inmates prepare for their eventual release. This may include assistance with accommodation, employment, and access to community-based support services.
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Contact Information
HMP Lowdham Grange,
Old Epperstone Road,
NG14 7DA

Tel: 0115 966 9200

Website: HMP Lowdham Grange Prison
Booking a visit to Lowdham Grange Prison
Visiting Times at Lowdham Grange Prison

Visits are held at the following times

Visiting hours are 13:00 – 16:30 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Booking line: 0808 808 2003

The booking line is open: Monday to Friday, 9:30pm to 2:30pm

Lowdham Grange Prison Information

To Book A Lowdham Grange Prison Visit You Must:
  • Be on the prisoners visits list
  • Book your visit in advance
  • Have the required ID when you visit
  • At least one visitor must be over 18
  • There may be a limit to the number of visits a person can have. You can check this with prison.

Travelling by car from M1

exit at junction 26 onto the A610 to Nottingham/Bulwell/Stapleford
turn left on to the B6004 Stockhill Lane
continue to follow the B6004 down Mill Street and Soutwark Street
slight left onto A60 Mansfield Road
at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto A614 Ollerton Road
turn right onto the B6386 Oxton Road
at Nottingham Road take the 3rd exit onto A6097 Oxton Bypass
follow the signs to Lowdham Grange

Travelling by bus

A bus visit to Lowdham is equally straightforward. Take the 101/201 from Nottingham Victoria Centre to Magna Carta public house in Lowdham village. From there, take a taxi to the prison.

Travelling by rail

Trains also make a connection for visitors to Lowdham, although they are less frequent. Take the main line to Nottingham and then catch the local rail service between Nottingham and Lowdham village. From there, take a taxi to the prison.
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