Hewell Prison

Hewell Prison Information, Contact Details & Address
Hewell Prison

Hewell Prison

Hewell Prsion holds cat B, C and D prisoners. The prison is a combination of 3 older prisons, Blakenhurst, Brockhill and Hewell Grange. It consists of 6 blocks which has both single and double cells. All with incell toilets. The prison can hold upto 900 prisoners.

It is located in Redditch in Worcestershire and the grounds behind the manor are part of the National Garden Scheme. Hewell prison is a male local prison and opened in 2008. The prison holds males who have been sentenced and those prisoners who are deemed vulnerable.

In the grounds of the prison, The Grange, the Cat D prison is also situation on site. It was originally a manor house owner by the earl of Portsmouth.

Hewell prison has 6 house blocks and have double and single cells, all with in cell sanitation.

Here are the following blocks:

  • House blocks 1, 2 A&C spur, 3 B&C spur and 6 – Convicted and unconvicted prisoners
  • House block 2 A&C spur 3 C Spur – Induction/first night unit
  • House block 4 -Prisoners with drug or alcohol issues
  • House block 5, 2B spur – Vulnerable prisoners
  • Segregation Unit- Prisoners subject to segregation rules
  • Inpatients’ Unit-Prisoners with health care requirements

HMP Hewell Address Details:
Hewell Lane
B97 6QS

HMP Hewell Telephone Number

01527 785000


Prison Assist:

Hewell Prison

Hewell Prison

To book a visit at hewell prison, call 0300 060 6503. The lines for hewell prison open between 9 and 6. Took

Visiting times are as follows:
House blocks 1-6 
Mon-Fri: 14:00 – 16:30
Sat & Sun: 09.00 – 11.30 & 14.00 – 16.30

House block 8 (The Grange Resettlement Unit)
Tue- Thu: 14:00 – 15:30
Sat &  Sun: 13:45 – 15:45


You can also book a visit via email: [email protected]

If you want to book a visit online you can do so here:  www.gov.uk/prison-visits


How to get to Hewell Prison:

The nearest train station to the prison is Redditch but this station is still 5 miles away. A Community Transport service will operate on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday picking up from Birmingham New Street railway station,


If getting there by car, you need to use the following postcode: B97 6QQ
You can park at the prison