HC Deb 19 July 1977 vol 935 c462W
Mr. Arnold

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prisoners there are in Her Majesty's Prison Strangeways; and how many prison officers are employed there.

Mr. John

On 31st May the prison population of Her Majesty's Prison, Manchester was 1,763, and there were 372 prison officer staff at that establishment.