§ 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.