HMP Pentonville


Key Contact Details

Name of Prison HMP Pentonville
Address: Caledonian Road
N7 8TT
Other contact details:
Web Site:
Main switchboard: 020 7023 7000
At Risk hotline: 0207 023 7096
Fax: 020 7023 7001
Visits booking number: 020 7023 7251
Visits booking email:
Visits booking web site:
Visits centre number: 020 7609 3860
Visits centre web site:
Type of Prison: Male Cat B Local


The prison is run by HMPS as part of the London Region. It has a capacity of 1310 and the #1 governor is called Ian Blakeman, who has been in charge since December 2019.