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Address
HMP Altcourse
Brookfield Drive
Fazakerley
Liverpool L9 7LH

Phone
+44 (0)151 5222000
To book a visit
+44 (0)151 5222196
or 5222047
 
 
 
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How to Find Us

HMP Altcourse is situated in the Fazakerley area of Liverpool.
 
 
 
Cycling
The Liverpool Loop line, (a part of the Trans Pennine Trail), runs parallel to the prison on Long Lane. This traffic free route has access points from Fazackerly, Aintree, Orrell Park, Broadgreen and Hunts Cross Stations. There is no charge for taking bicycles onto Mersey Travel trains. Maps of the Loop Line and access points can be found on http://www.sustrans.org.uk/webfiles/leaflets/Liverpool Loop Line.pdf

By Road From North Wales
Exit Birkenhead Tunnel and take the A59 (signposted Preston).  Continue through the shopping area after passing Walton Hospital and HMP Liverpool on the left. The road forks at the traffic lights at the Black Bull pub; get in the right hand lane and turn right at the next set of lights onto Long Lane.  Continue on this road and turn left at the first set of traffic lights onto Brookfield Drive.

HMP Altcourse is approximately 1/4 mile on your left.

By road from Manchester
From Piccadilly Station Manchester - follow signs for Universities, Ardwick, Cross tramlines, A6, Junction with Fairfield Street . At traffic signals forward. A57 (M), Junction with A635/A57 (M). At traffic signals forward then at next traffic signals turn right (signposted Birmingham (M6), Airport) to join Motorway A57 (M).

A57, Junction with A56/A57/B5218. Keep forward A57 leaving Motorway. A57, Junction with A6042.  At traffic signals forward. M602, Junction with A5063/M602. Forward (signposted Liverpool ) to join Motorway M602. M62, Junction with M60/M62. Forward M62. M62, Burtonwood Service Area. M62, Junction 8.  M57, Junction 6 (A5080/A5300/M57). Leave Motorway and at roundabout take 5th exit to join Motorway M57 (signposted Southport ). A506, Junction 6 (A506) Leave Motorway (signposted Fazakerley) and at roundabout take 1st exit A506 A506, "Copple House" public house. At traffic signals forward A506, (entrance to) University Hospital, Aintree.

A506, Fazakerley (station). Turn left at the next traffic lights into Lower Lane (signposted Fazakerley Hospital ). Pass the hospital on the right and then turn right at the traffic lights into Brookfield Drive. HMP Altcourse is approx. 1/4 mile on your right.

By road from the South
M6 North to junction 10/21A onto M62. Forward M62. M62, Burtonwood Service Area. M62 Junction 6/1. M57, Junction 6 (A5080/A5300/M57). Leave motorway and at roundabout take 5th exit to join M57 (signposted Southport).

Leave Motorway at junction 6 (A506, signposted Fazakerley) and at roundabout take 1st exit into A506. A506, "Copple House" public house. At traffic signals forward. A506, (entrance to) University Hospital , Aintree. A506, Fazakerley (station). Turn left at the next traffic lights into Lower Lane (signposted Fazakerley Hospital ). Pass the hospital on the right and then turn right at the traffic lights into Brookfield Drive. HMP Altcourse is approx. 1/4 mile on your right.

By road from the North
M6 South to junction 26 M58 then onwards to junction 6 A506. Leave Motorway (signposted Fazakerley) and at roundabout take 1st exit A506. Onwards on A506 to, "Copple House" public house. At traffic signals forward. A506, (entrance to) University Hospital , Aintree. A506, Fazakerley (station). Turn left at the next traffic lights into Lower Lane (signposted Fazakerley Hospital ). Pass the hospital on the right and then turn right at the traffic lights into Brookfield Drive. HMP Altcourse is approx. 1/4 mile on your right.

 
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