HC Deb 07 May 1982 vol 23 c147W
Mr. Kilroy-Silk

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what were the estimated running costs per place per week in different types of penal establishments in the financial year 1980–81.

Mr. Mayhew

The information requested is contained in paragraph 81 of the "Report on the Work of the Prison Department" 1981—Cmnd. 8543—published on 29 April and is as follows:

Establishements for males £
Dispersal Prisons 369
Other closed traning prisons 173
Local prisons and remand centres 168
Open prisons 127
Borstal and YP Centres 180
Detention Centres 156
All female establishments 215

The average weekly cost for all establishments was £177.

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