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#HMP Channings Wood

HMP Channings Wood – where staff are trying their best, but often it’s not enough

The Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) at HMP Channings Wood highlights in its 2022-23 annual report the detrimental effects of a prison system failing to cope. Despite a committed leadership and hard-working staff, failing infrastructure and a rising prison population hampers the provision of safe and decent conditions for prisoners and the prison’s ability to perform its function as a training and resettlement prison, preparing prisoners for release.

Channings Wood 2021-22 annual report published

The 2021-22 annual report for HMP Channings Wood is now published.