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Do UK prison walls have to be a certain height and how is it calculated?
Do UK prison walls have to be a certain height and how is it calculated? Wayne, Basildon
Name: Paul, Sheffield
Qualification: Looked into it - works as a nurse in an intensive care unit which is also governed by the standard.
Answer: There is a national standard for prisons, medium secure, low secure and rehabilitation units, governing the size of the wall and the fencing, and what you can have going over the top – like when you can have them curved.