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HMP WHITEMOOR Visiting Information

Address:
HMP WHITEMOOR
Longhill Road,
March,
Cambridgeshire,
PE15 0PR

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VISITING INFORMATION

Booking Procedure

Visiting Order sent by prisoner

Booking Phone No.

01354 602800

Booking Opening Time

Mon to Fri: 09:00 – 11:15 and 14:00 – 15:45

Minimum Booking Notice

24 hours

Min Age Unaccompanied

18

Search Procedure

Rub down, metal detectors, passive drugs dogs

Visitors 1st Visit ID

Photo ID - Passport, Driving Licence etc

Subsequent Visit ID

No; Biometrics in operation

Visitor Adult Age

18 - ID required (If Cat A, ID required for 16+)

Child Visitor ID

Birth Certificate for each child

Disabled Facilities

Full access, disabled parking and toilets

Parking

Yes, 2 disabled spaces outside Visitor centre

Hand In Money on Visit

No

Hand In Other Items

Check with prison first

Book next visit on Visit

No

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VISITING CENTRE

Opening Times

From 12:15 on visit days

Refreshments

Hot & cold drinks and snacks

Toilets

Disabled access and baby changing facilities

Disabled Facilities

Full access including toilets

Child Facilities

Unsupervised play area

Refundable Locker Deposit

£1

Visits to High and Exceptional Risk Prisoners must be booked seven days in advance.

The Visitors' Centre is open from 12:15, it is staffed by the Prison Service and is situated adjacent to the visitors' car park.
 


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VISIT ROOM

Seating

Fixed seating around tables. Prisoner sits in designated seat

Refreshments

Hot & cold drinks, sandwiches and snacks

Toilets

Disabled access and baby changing facilities

Child Facilities

Unsupervised play area

Cash Allowed In Room

Tokens for refreshments are bought from Visitors' Centre

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VISITING TIMES

Monday

14:00 – 16:15

Thursday

14:00 – 16:15

Sunday

14:00 – 16:15



 


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VISITING FREQUENCY

Convicted Basic

2 VOs per month

Convicted Standard

2 VOs per month + 2 PVOs

Convicted Enhanced

2 VOs per month + 2 PVOs

PVOs are not valid for weekend visits

The first and third Fridays of every month are family visiting. Only prisoners with children are eligible to apply.

Any prisoner subject to PSO 4400 Chapter 1 can only apply for visits from his own children and/or siblings (under the age of 18). Approval of such visits will be subject to multi-agency risk assessments.
 

We understand that outer coats are allowed to be worn between Visitors' Centre and Visit Room (subject to x-ray). There is a coat rack near the tea bar where they can be hung if taken off for visit.

 

We understand that if you buy crisps in the Visit Room these are now poured into a bowl and not given to you in the bag.


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OFFICIAL VISITS

Booking Number

01354 602654

Visiting Time

Tuesday: 09:00 – 11:00 and 14:00 – 16:00, Wednesday: 14:00 – 16:00, Thursday: 09:00 – 11:00

Hand Items To prisoner

No

Receive Items From Prisoner

No

PVL - Prison Video Link
 


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LOCAL INFORMATION


Taxis

Gem Cabs
185 Station Road, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 8SQ
01354 655252

J & J Taxis
34 High Street, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 9JR
01354 658575

Star Taxis
37 Gaul Road, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 9RQ
07748 125287

Accommodation

The Causeway
6 The Causeway, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 9NT
01354 650823

brentmorris@btconnect.com
www.causewayguesthouse.co.uk

King William IV
107 High Street, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 9LH
01354 653378

The Anchor Inn
Norfolk St, Wimblington, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 0QA
01354 742435

 


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Travel Information

Train:
March Railway Station is approximately 1½ miles from Whitemoor. The nearest mainline station is Peterborough, with frequent connections to March. You can complete your journey by taxi.

Facilities at Peterborough Station: Waiting room, refreshments, toilets, baby changing facilities, pay phone and ATM. The station is step free - Steps to platforms 3, 4 & 5 or a ramp bridge at the North end of station. An electric mobility assistance buggy for passengers who would like assistance to platforms 3, 4 & 5 is available between 0600-2200. Ticket Office and Car Park are step free.

Facilities at March Station: Waiting room, toilets and pay phone. The whole station is step free.

Click here for Networkrail information

Bus:
The main Bus Station at Peterborough has frequent connections to March.
A bus also drops off at the prison.
Click here for information on Buses to March

Prison main telephone numbers.
These numbers are not for booking visits but may be useful in emergencies or if you have problems booking a visit or enroute.
Tel: 01354 602 350
Fax: 01354 602 351

 

Updated: November 2013


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Inside Time Limited provide the details of taxi companies and accommodation without recommendation. These are merely businesses within easy distance. Visitors are strongly advised to contact the business well in advance to check availability and pricing.



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