Please note that the way in which applications for an elective with the Prison Service have changed. These are now organised via a collaboration between the requesting organisation (student), the deanery and the prison healthcare team. TEN will update existing information and add greater detail on this elective opportunity as soon as this is available.
HM Prison Belmarsh is a high security prison in the Thamesmead area of the London Borough of Greenwich in south-east London. Operational since 2 April 1991, the facility can hold 915 prisoners.
It is often used for the detainment of prisoners for terrorist related offences. In September 2006 the number of such prisoners was 51.
We also have information about 4 other hospitals close to this location
- Our specialist review of this hospital
- 1 student rating for this hospital
- Contact details and information on how to apply
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