Brook House inquiry chair: ‘level and extent of distress’ of detainees ‘striking’
Kate Eves, the chair of the Brook House inquiry speaks to us about the inquiry’s findings.
Detainees at immigration centre subjected to inhumane treatment, says inquiry
The first public inquiry into abuses at an immigration detention centre in the UK found a ‘toxic culture’ – where detainees were subjected to inhumane and degrading treatment, ‘explicit racism’ and frequent misuse of force.
Councils warn thousands of Afghans who came to UK after Taliban seized power could become homeless
Councils have warned that up to eight thousand Afghans who came to the UK seeking asylum after the Taliban seized power are at risk of becoming homeless.
Ministers could spend £169,000 on every asylum seeker forcibly removed to Rwanda
Ministers have admitted that their new illegal migration policy will have to deter nearly four in 10 small boat crossings before it saves money for the taxpayer.
Inside the village divided over asylum seekers
A starkly divided over the arrival of over 200 asylum seekers.
Refugee choir aims to sing communities together
Refugees and asylum seekers from across the UK have been taking part in a youth choir as part of efforts to try and bring communities together.
FactCheck: where in Britain will Syrian refugees live?
Britain has pledged to take in 4,000 Syrian refugees a year until 2020. Will they, like asylum claimants, end up living in the country’s poorest areas?
FactCheck: what they’re not telling you about immigration
The Conservatives announce another immigration crackdown – on the same day new figures show they are still missing their net migration target.
FactCheck gives Government Green card on asylum ‘amnesty’
The Home Affairs Select Committee has accused the Government of operating a de facto amnesty for asylum seekers whose cases have not yet been dealt with. FactCheck investigates…
Johnson: 83 per cent of asylum cases not genuine?
The Home Secretary says 83 per cent of asylum cases aren’t genuine – but do the figures back him up? FactCheck doesn’t think so.