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Address
HMP Oakwood
Oaks Drive
Featherstone
West Midlands
WV10 7QD

Phone
+44 (0)1902 799700
Fax

+44 (0)1902 799762

How to Find Us

How to get there:

Car from Wolverhampton:
Take the A460 sign posted for Cannock to M54 island junction 1. Straight across at the island following A460 Cannock sign to the first set of traffic lights. Turn left at traffic lights, this is New Road and is sign posted HMP & YOI Brinsford, HMP Featherstone & HMP Oakwood. Straight down New Road, approximately 1.1 miles then take the 6th turning left HMP Oakwood is past HMYOI Brinsford which is approximately 200 yards on the right. Continue down the drive and you will see the Family Pathways Centre directly in front of you.

Car from Stafford:
Take the A449, sign posted to Wolverhampton. Straight on A449 to A5 island (Gailey Caravans is on the right). Across the island, still following A449 after approximately 1 miles you will come to the Four Ashes Public House. Past the Four Ashes for approximately mile then turn left, sign posted for Brinsford and Featherstone. Follow this road for approximately 1 miles and you will come to New Road. Turn left. Follow New Road over the bridge and take the second turn on the right. HMP Oakwood is past HMYOI Brinsford which is approximately 200 yards on the right. Continue down the drive and you will see the Family Pathways Centre directly in front of you.

Car from the North via M6:
Travelling south on the M6, Brinsford lies approximately 2 miles from junction 11, M6. Off junction 11, right round island, take 4th exit - follow sign A460 Wolverhampton. Straight on A460 until you reach first set of traffic lights, approximately 1.1 miles. Turn right at traffic lights. This is New Road, Featherstone, sign posted HMP & YOI Brinsford, HMP Featherstone. Straight down New Road, approximately 1.1 miles take the 6th turning left off New Road, HMP Oakwood is past HMYOI Brinsford which is approximately 200 yards on the right. Continue down the drive and you will see the Family Pathways Centre directly in front of you.

Car from the South via M6:
Travelling north on the M6 Brinsford is situated approximately 3 miles from junction 10A. Off junction 10A M54 to junction 1. Off junction 1 right round island, take 3rd exit, follow sign for A460 Cannock. Straight on A460 until you reach first set of traffic lights, approximately mile. Turn left at traffic lights. This is New Road and is sign posted for HMP & YOI Brinsford and HMP Featherstone. Straight down New Road approximately 1.1 miles, take the 6th turning left off New Road

A dedicated parking area for visitors is provided in front of the Visitors Centre.