21 Jun 2023

Windrush families’ anger over slow compensation

The Home Secretary has defended the Windrush Compensation Scheme as new figures emerged showing hundreds of claimants waiting more than a year for a decision.

Speaking on the eve of Windrush Day, Suella Braverman says taking responsibility for the scheme out of Home Office hands’ would cause “delay and needless bureaucracy”.

Simon Israel has been speaking to those caught up in the scandal, and still waiting for justice four years on.