Migrant crossings ‘bad, stupid, dangerous and criminal thing to do’, says Boris Johnson | ITV News

Boris Johnson has branded migrants’ Channel crossings a “very bad and stupid and dangerous and criminal thing to do” as he hinted at changing laws to tackle the crisis. The prime minister’s comments came as a French politician warned the UK’s decision to send in the Royal Navy “won’t change anything” and a former Home … Read more Migrant crossings ‘bad, stupid, dangerous and criminal thing to do’, says Boris Johnson | ITV News

Boris Johnson Plans Tighter U.K. Laws to Stop Migrant Crossings

Boris Johnson promised to re-write laws he says make it “very difficult” to deport migrants and asylum seekers ruled to have no right to stay in the U.K., as pressure builds on his government to stem the flow of small boats crossing the English Channel from France. More than 4,000 people have reached the British … Read more Boris Johnson Plans Tighter U.K. Laws to Stop Migrant Crossings

Should France Do More to Stop Migrants Crossing the Channel? | Good Morning Britain

On Tuesday Good Morning Britain witnessed the French coast guard escorting a dinghy full of migrants into British waters before leaving them in the hands of the UK Border Force. The French claim maritime law means they can only rescue, not intercept migrants, while Home Secretary Priti Patel has said Home Office legal advice suggests … Read more Should France Do More to Stop Migrants Crossing the Channel? | Good Morning Britain

Boats of Discord | Record migrant arrivals in Kent spark quarrel between UK and France

Illegal Channel crossings by migrants spark mutual accusations between France and the UK. While the British Home Office says any illegal migrants apprehended would be interviewed and where appropriate – deported, the French are intercepting some illegal crossings, but plenty are slipping through. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us … Read more Boats of Discord | Record migrant arrivals in Kent spark quarrel between UK and France

Bilal Fawaz’s Heartbreaking Story | Child trafficking & modern slavery before pursuing boxing

►SUBSCRIBE http://bit.ly/SSBoxingSub Kelvin Bilal Fawaz tells his emotional story. From being illegally trafficked as a 14-year-old into Great Britain from Nigeria, facing modern slavery to winning titles as an amateur boxer. After a 16-year battle with the Home Office – he has recently been given a 30 month right to stay and is planning on … Read more Bilal Fawaz’s Heartbreaking Story | Child trafficking & modern slavery before pursuing boxing

Exclusive: Over 900 sex offenders disappear through name change loophole

Sky News has discovered that hundreds of sex offenders are disguising their identities through a process that takes 15 minutes online. More than 900 sex offenders have disappeared off the police radar and its feared many of them may have changed their name by deed poll. A Home Office spokesperson said: “We are determined to … Read more Exclusive: Over 900 sex offenders disappear through name change loophole

Should Black History Lessons Be Compulsory in Schools? | Good Morning Britain

Priti Patel has announced that all Home Office staff are to receive “comprehensive training on the history of migration and race in the UK”, something that campaigners say should be part of school history classes already. So should the curriculum reflect ALL history? Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Broadcast on 24/07/2020 Like, follow and subscribe … Read more Should Black History Lessons Be Compulsory in Schools? | Good Morning Britain

Should Shamima Begum Be Allowed to Return to the UK? | Good Morning Britain

Shamima Begum should be allowed to return to the UK to fight the decision to remove her British citizenship, the Court of Appeal has ruled. Ms Begum, now 20, was one of three schoolgirls who left London to join the Islamic State group in Syria in 2015. Her citizenship was revoked by the Home Office … Read more Should Shamima Begum Be Allowed to Return to the UK? | Good Morning Britain

Shamima Begum refuses to speak to journalists at a camp in northern Syria

Shamima Begum refused to speak to journalists at a camp in northern Syria following the decision by senior judges to allow her to return to the UK to challenge her Ms Begum – one of three east London schoolgirls who travelled to Syria to join the so-called Islamic State group (IS) – travelled to Syria … Read more Shamima Begum refuses to speak to journalists at a camp in northern Syria

Shamima Begum can return to UK to fight decision to remove her British citizenship

Shamima Begum, who was one of three east London schoolgirls who fled to Syria to join the extremist Islamic State group in 2015, has won a legal battle to be allowed to come home to challenge the government’s decision to strip her of her British citizenship. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The Home Office described the ruling as … Read more Shamima Begum can return to UK to fight decision to remove her British citizenship

UK reveals its borders and immigration plans for life after the Brexit transition

Branded as the “UK’s new start” with glossy online adverts, the government has unveiled its plans for the country’s borders and immigration once the Brexit transition finishes at the end of the year. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) There will be a dozen inland border control sites to keep lorry queues away from ports. And the Home Office … Read more UK reveals its borders and immigration plans for life after the Brexit transition

Majority of UK modern slavery victims are children, report says

Modern slavery often conjures up visions of people brought from abroad in the backs of lorries, the fastest growing group of victims is British – the majority of them children. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) But a new report warns that the government system for identifying them and then providing help and support is not working, leaving many … Read more Majority of UK modern slavery victims are children, report says

Not all foreign NHS staff eligible for free visa extension scheme – BBC Newsnight

The Home Office has given a one-year free visa extension for some staff in the NHS and care sectors. But health workers such as cleaners are porters are not eligible. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F The Home Office’s visa extension list was initially limited to NHS doctors, nurses and paramedics, but in April it … Read more Not all foreign NHS staff eligible for free visa extension scheme – BBC Newsnight

Summer holidays: Air bridges announcement in the next few days, says Home Secretary | Covid-19

The UK is continuing its air bridge negotiations with countries with low coronavirus infection rates, the Home Secretary has said.  Priti Patel told Sophy Ridge on Sky News: “These measures won’t come in overnight. They will take time because some of this will be down to negotiation, discussion with certain countries but the principle around sharing … Read more Summer holidays: Air bridges announcement in the next few days, says Home Secretary | Covid-19