HMP Stoke Heath

HMP Stoke Heath, opened in 1964, is a Category C prison in Shropshire, UK. It primarily houses prisoners who are not suitable for open prisons but are unlikely to attempt escape. The prison, managed by HM Prison Service, has a capacity of 782 inmates. Known for its calm and safe environment, Stoke Heath provides vocational courses with local employer links and emphasizes family visits, offering activities for children. The farm and gardens are notable features for rehabilitation. Staff relationships are strong, and technology aids in security. The prison has been recognized for its safety and rehabilitation focus.

HMP Stoke Heath

Contact Information for HMP Stoke Heath

  • Address: Stoke Heath, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 2JL
  • Phone Number: 01630 636 000
  • Capacity: 766 (as of November 2012)

Visiting Information for HMP Stoke Heath

Visits must be booked by telephone, as no online booking is available.

  • Booking Line: 0300 060 6506 (Open Mon-Fri, 9.15am to 4.00pm)
  • Visiting Times: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday, from 2.30pm to 3.30pm. Visitors need to arrive by 2pm and will not be admitted if more than half an hour late.

I couldn’t find specific parking information for HMP Stoke Heath on

For more information, please visit