A group of MPs has referred the Home Office to the equalities watchdog over the Windrush scandal, urging an investigation into whether people were unlawfully discriminated against on the basis of their race.
The Windrush Compensation Scheme was “welcomed” but will not bring back “the years that people have had stolen”, the CEO of the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants has said.
The home secretary has said that the current estimated cost of the Windrush Compensation Scheme was about £200 million.
Nearly 3,700 people have been issued with British citizenship under a Home Office scheme set up in response to the Windrush scandal.
David Lammy blasted the Home Office's handling of the Windrush scandal after an outcry about new deportation flights to Jamaica
Former Home Office Amber Rudd was failed by her officials during the row over immigration policy that led to her resignation as home secretary.
Jeremy Corbyn will make a speech to mark Black History Month saying schoolchildren should be taught more the British Empire about the UK's role in slavery
The private company Capita, which handled the Windrush cases, had a Home Office contract that paid extra money if more people were removed from Britain, according to newly released documents.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has issued an apology after 18 people were identified as having been wrongfully detained
Sally Sullivan, who arrived from Trinidad in 1954, says she and other immigrants from the Windrush generation experienced hostility
Peter Dielhenn was a trainee baker aboard the Windrush and says that Amber Rudd was 'in the firing line' when the scandal came to light
Chris Philp MP, who was Sajid Javid's parliamentary private secretary until yesterday, said he'll continue to act on illegal immigration
Alan Johnson and Charles Clarke criticise Theresa May for scrapping the ID card scheme
She told reporters there were still "discussions to be had" over whether to say in the union following Brexit
'A very contested piece of legislation across government departments', says peer
'The idea that we’re talking about deporting people who came here as children 60 years ago is amazing,' says Robert Winder