HC Deb 21 October 1987 vol 120 c780W
Mr. Rooker

asked the Secretary of State for the Horne Department how many persons have served prison sentences of less than one week at Winson Green prison, Birmingham, since November 1986.

Mr. John Patten

According to the records held centrally, about 70 persons were intitially received into Birmingham prison in the period 1 December 1986 to 31 August 1987 to serve sentences of less than one week.