Immigration

England

Government rejects pleas for safe routes to UK for refugees following dinghy disaster

Boris Johnson has turned his back on pleas to provide safe routes for refugees to reach Britain from continental Europe, following the tragic deaths of 27...

England

Priti Patel to announce ‘wholesale reform’ of UK immigration system

Priti Patel will on Monday promise “wholesale reform” of the UK immigration system, which she says is “broken”. In a keynote speech, the home secretary...

England

Home Office still plans to house 28 asylum seekers to a dorm at Napier Barracks despite Covid outbreak

The Home Office will not reduce the number of asylum seekers per dormitory at a controversial military barracks despite a major coronavirus that took place at the camp earlier...

England

Home Office facing legal action over plans for ‘prison-style’ camp for asylum seekers at Yarl’s Wood

The Home Office is facing legal action over plans to build a “prison-like” camp next to an immigration removal centre to hold asylum seekers while their claims are being...