§ Mr. Lofthouse
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prisoners were detained in the Armley (Leeds) and Wakefield prisons on 30 March; and how many prisoners these prisons are meant to hold.
§ Mr. Mellor
Figures for 3(1 March are not recorded centrally. On 31 March the population and certified normal accommodation of Her Majesty's prison Leeds and Her Majesty's prison Wakefield were as follows:401W
Population Certified normal accommodation Leeds 1,159 630 Wakefield 734 742