HL Deb 11 May 1978 vol 391 cc1256-7WA

asked Her Majesty's Government:

How many foreigners and Commonwealth citizens are currently serving sentences of up to 1 year, 1–2 years, 2–5 years, and more than 5 years respectively, in Her Majesty's prisons.


Information on the nationality of prisoners is not recorded centrally. The information which is available is given in the table below.

  • Joint Consultants Committee
  • British Medical Association
  • Standing Medical Advisory Committee
  • Medical Research Council

Royal Colleges

  • Royal College of Radiologists
  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Royal College of Pathologists

Other Professional Organisations

  • Hospital Physicists Association
  • British Nuclear Medicine Society
  • British Institute of Radiology
  • British Radiological Protection Association
  • British Society of Haematology
  • Association of Clinical Biochemists
  • 1257
  • College of Radiographers
  • Association of Clinical Pathologists Institute of Medical Laboratory Technicians
  • Associations of University Radiological Protection Officers
  • Association of Medical Physics Technicians
  • Society for Radiological Protection
  • Council of Science and Technology Institutes

Pharmaceutical Organisations

  • Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
  • Guild of Hospital Pharmacists
  • Propriety Association of Great Britain Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry

Dental Organisations

  • British Dental Association
  • British Society of Dental Radiologists

Other Interested Bodies

  • National Radiological Protection Board
  • Association of Independent Hospitals
  • British Surgical Trades Association
  • The Radiochemical Centre
  • University Grants Committee
  • Royal Institute of Chemistry

Government Departments and Authorities

  • Regional Health Authorities via their Regional Team of Officers
  • Health and Safety Executive
  • Office of Population Censuses and Surveys
  • Scottish Home and Health Department
  • Welsh Office
  • Northern Ireland Office
  • Department of Education and Science Department of the Environment
  • Ministry of Agriculture Fisheries and Food
  • Department of Energy
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Home Office
  • Department of Prices and Consumer Protection
  • Department of Transport
  • United Kingdom Representation—Brussels