HMP Durham

Key Contact Details

Name of Prison HMP Durham
Address: Old Elvet
Other contact details:
Web Site:
Main switchboard: 0191 332 3400
At Risk hotline:
Fax: 0191 332 3401
Visits booking number: 0191 332 3417
Visits booking website:
Visits centre web site: Click here
Visits centre number: 0191 3323676
Type of Prison: Male Cat B

The prison is part of the North East Region and is run by HMPS. It has a capacity of 996 and the #1 governor is Philip Husband, who has been in charge since August 2018.

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We can introduce you to  experienced  lawyers can help you with parole,  probation,  immigration, adjudications, visits and any other complaints  and disputes you have with the Prison Service.

The solicitors are all experts on how the Prison Service/Criminal Law  system works and will be able to provide to you the necessary advice and support to ensure you or your loved ones are treated fairly. These lawyers are "small enough to care about you, but big enough to fight for you"

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" A Man Who Is His Own Lawyer Has A Fool for a Client"

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