§ Mr. Mayhew
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department to what extent cells in Holloway Prison are currently occupied in excess of the numbers for which they were designed.
§ Dr. Summerskill
Rebuilding plans were contingent on the acceptance of a certain amount of overcrowding in the interim. On 14th May the population was 362 and the certified normal accommodation was 221, consisting of dormitory, shared and single room, mother and baby unit and hospital accommodation.