Nov/Dec 2020: COVID 19 Update & How To Keep In Touch

As of Saturday 21st December there will be no visits at Barlinnie for a period of 3 weeks until the 12th December.  We hope to reopen then but this will depend on the Scottish Government’s Tier System restrictions and guidance from SPS.

You can still access virtual visits, register at

A member of staff is available to talk to between the house of 10.30 and 6pm 7 days a week on 07484 664950.

Email us at

We also operate a text service if you would like to be sent updates on any changes to visits etc please call or text 07484 664950 with your name and permission to contact you.

A member of staff can meet you out in the community (socially distanced and wearing a mask) if you need to talk to someone face to face about anything.