HC Deb 03 March 1983 vol 38 c182W
29. Miss Joan Lestor

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will state the number and age of children currently in prison with their mothers.

Mr. Mellor

Twenty on 21 February. Their ages were one month (three), two months (three), four months (three), five months (three), six months (one), seven months (one), eight months (three), nine months (two) and 14 months (one).