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Winson Green, Birmingham

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Winson Green, Birmingham

Winson Green is a loosely-defined inner-city area in the west of the city of Birmingham, England. It is part of the ward of Soho. It is the location of HM Prison Birmingham (known locally as Winson Green Prison or "the Green") and City Hospital (formerly Dudley Road Hospital). The area has a very multi-racial population, with large Afro-Caribbean and Asian communities. The singer Jamelia was raised in the area.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP0488
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands

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