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HMYOI WERRINGTON Visiting Information

Stoke on Trent,

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Booking Procedure

Young person sends Visiting Order

Booking Phone No.

0300 060 6508

Booking Opening Time

Mon-Fri: 09:00-18:00

Minimum Booking Notice

48 hours

Booking Email Address


Min Age Unaccompanied


Search Procedure

Rub down, metal detector and passive drugs dogs

Visitors 1st Visit ID

Photographic ID

Subsequent Visit ID

Photographic ID

Visitor Adult Age


Child Visitor ID

None required

Disabled Facilities

Full access


Yes, with 7 disabled spaces outside the Gate House

Hand In Money on Visit


Hand In Other Items


Book next visit on Visit


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Opening Times





Yes with disabled access and baby changing facilities

Disabled Facilities

Full access

Child Facilities


Refundable Locker Deposit


You can also book by email at:



On arrival book in at the Visit Centre

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17 tables for the young person and 3 vfisitors


Hot & cold drinks and biscuits


Yes with disabled access and baby changing facilities

Child Facilities

Unsupervised area with toys

Cash Allowed In Room

£5 - coins only

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Convicted Basic

One Visiting Order per week

Convicted Standard

One Visiting Order per week

Convicted Enhanced

One Visiting Order per week

Werrington also offer Family Visits to all young people at Werrington. This is a chance for the family to see the establishment and spend a day with their family member to ensure his well being. Parents, carers and siblings are all welcome. If you wish to have a Family Visit or require more information please contact the Resettlement department.

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Booking Number

0300 060 6508

Visiting Time

Mon & Wed-Fri: 09:15-11:00

Hand Items To prisoner

May be subject to search

Receive Items From Prisoner

May be subject to search

Legal visits can be booked by email at:



Laptops etc are only allowed after authorisation from the Governor has been received.

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Scraggs Taxis
Bucknal Garage, Pennell Street, Stoke-on-Trent ST2 9BD
01782 219496

26A Pitsford Street, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 5LJ
01782 314315

CS Taxis
24 Youlgreave Avenue, Stoke-on-Trent ST2 9LF
07774 687190


Kenwood Guest House
14 Stoke Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2DP
01782 756787

Reynolds Hey
Park Lane, Endon, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire ST9 9JB
01782 502717

Farmhouse Accomodation
Ley Fields Farm, Leek Road, Cheadle, Stoke-on-Trent ST10 2EF
01538 752875

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Travel Information

The nearest mainline railway station is Stoke– on–Trent.

Facilities at Stoke-on-Trent Station: Waiting room, refreshments, toilets, baby changing facilities, pay phone and ATM. The whole station is step free.

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Stoke Railway Station to Werrington: catch a First Bus service 25 to Hanley Bus Station from the bus stop opposite the station. This goes every 10 minutes during the day and the trip to Hanley Bus Station takes about 10 minutes. From Hanley Bus Station catch a First Bus Service 32 from stand 10. This goes every 20 minutes during the day and the trip to Werrington takes about 13 minutes.

Long distance services run into Hanley Bus Station. Check with your local provider for service times or Travel Line on 0871 200 2233.

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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: 01782 463 300
Fax: 01782 463 301


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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