Windrush

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Home Office apologises after email error

Home Office apologises after email error

Home Office apologises after email error

The Home Office has issued its second apology over a data protection blunder in less than a week.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Windrush compensation scheme will not bring back ‘stolen’ years

Windrush compensation scheme will not bring back ‘stolen’ years

Windrush compensation scheme will not bring back ‘stolen’ years

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.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Windrush compensation estimated to cost £200m

Windrush compensation estimated to cost £200m

Windrush compensation estimated to cost £200m

The home secretary has said that the current estimated cost of the Windrush Compensation Scheme was about £200 million.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Thousands to get UK citizenship in response to Windrush scandal

Thousands get UK citizenship in response to Windrush scandal

Thousands get UK citizenship in response to Windrush scandal

Nearly 3,700 people have been issued with British citizenship under a Home Office scheme set up in response to the Windrush scandal.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

David Lammy calls Windrush scandal 'government's pandering to the far right'

David Lammy calls Windrush scandal 'government's pandering to the far right'

David Lammy calls Windrush scandal 'government's pandering to the far right'

David Lammy blasted the Home Office's handling of the Windrush scandal after an outcry about new deportation flights to Jamaica

Friday, November 2, 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018

Amber Rudd ‘failed’ by officials over Windrush scandal

Amber Rudd ‘failed’ by officials over Windrush scandal handling

Amber Rudd ‘failed’ by officials over Windrush scandal handling

Former Home Office Amber Rudd was failed by her officials during the row over immigration policy that led to her resignation as home secretary.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: Teach children about colonialism and the UK's role in slavery

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Teach children about colonialism and the UK's role in slavery'

Jeremy Corbyn: 'Teach children about colonialism and the UK's role in slavery'

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

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Bonuses given for deporting Windrush cases 'shocking but not surprising', says author of 'Bloody Foreigners

Bonuses given for deporting Windrush cases 'shocking but not surprising', says author of 'Bloody Foreigners'

Bonuses for deporting Windrush cases 'shocking but not surprising', says author

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.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Sajid Javid apologises to members of Windrush generation who may have been wrongly detained

Sajid Javid apologises to members of Windrush generation who may have been wrongly detained

Sajid Javid apologises to wrongfully detained Windrush members

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has issued an apology after 18 people were identified as having been wrongfully detained

Friday, June 22, 2018

Friday, June 22, 2018

Windrush: 'People were really nasty' when we first arrived

Windrush: 'People were really nasty' when we first arrived

Windrush: 'People were really nasty' when we first arrived

Sally Sullivan, who arrived from Trinidad in 1954, says she and other immigrants from the Windrush generation experienced hostility

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Amber Rudd a 'fall guy' for Theresa May's Windrush mistakes, says former crew member

Amber Rudd a 'fall guy' for Theresa May's Windrush mistakes, says former crew member

Amber Rudd a 'fall guy' for Theresa May's Windrush mistakes, says former crewman

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

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Sajid Javid's 'empathy' will help him on immigration policy, says former colleague

Sajid Javid's 'empathy' will help him on immigration policy, says former colleague

Sajid Javid's 'empathy' will help him on immigration, says former colleague

Chris Philp MP, who was Sajid Javid's parliamentary private secretary until yesterday, said he'll continue to act on illegal immigration

Monday, April 30, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018

Sajid Javid, the new Home Secretary

Sajid Javid: the man behind the headlines

Sajid Javid: the man behind the headlines

What you need to know about the new Home Secretary

ID cards could have prevented the Windrush scandal, say former Home Secretaries

ID cards could have prevented the Windrush scandal, say former Home Secretaries

ID cards could have prevented the Windrush scandal, say former Home Secretaries

Alan Johnson and Charles Clarke criticise Theresa May for scrapping the ID card scheme

Friday, April 27, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018

Amber Rudd implies government is unclear on EU customs union

Amber Rudd implies government is unclear on EU customs union

Amber Rudd implies government is unclear on EU customs union

She told reporters there were still "discussions to be had" over whether to say in the union following Brexit

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The liner 'Empire Windrush'

Some ministers saw immigration policy as 'almost reminiscent of Nazi Germany'

Immigration policy 'almost reminiscent of Nazi Germany'

'A very contested piece of legislation across government departments', says peer

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

'It is embarrassing, it’s damaging to the British brand overseas,' says Robert Winder

Windrush: 'It makes us look like a bungling country who don't like foreigners'

Windrush: 'It makes us look like a bungling country who don't like foreigners'

'The idea that we’re talking about deporting people who came here as children 60 years ago is amazing,' says Robert Winder