HC Deb 19 February 1957 vol 565 c54W
Mr. Warbey

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies how many persons are at present in custody in the prison in St. Helena; how many of them are of non-indigenous origin; and, in the case of the latter category, from what countries or territories they originate.

Mr. Lennox-Boyd

, pursuant to his reply [OFFICIAL REPORT, 6th February, 1957; Vol. 564, c. 61–2], supplied the following information:

There are no prisoners in common gaols in St. Helena. Three prisoners are at present in a special gaol, having been removed from Bahrain recently under the Colonial Prisoners Removal Act, 1869.