HC Deb 21 May 1980 vol 985 c219W
Mr. Grylls

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what proportion of women currently serving sentences in Her Majesty's prison, Holloway is prostitutes.

Mr. Brittan

[pursuant to his reply, 13 May 1980, c.424]: The number of prostitutes in prison is not recorded. However, on 31 March 1980, 5 per cent. of the females under sentence in Holloway prison were serving sentences for offences relating to prostitution.