Recent Media Reports


People smuggler jailed for piloting 36 asylum seekers across the Channel

A man who piloted 36 fellow asylum seekers in overloaded inflatable boats across the English Channel has been jailed

Kent Online - 22 Jan 2021

Family of Reading terror victim calls for 'meaningful change' as killer had avoided deportation

The killer had been denied asylum by the Home Office in 2012, but was not deported because of a 'legal barrier'

The Telegraph - 22 Jan 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Sham marriage mastermind, 40, who recruited brides for fake weddings so immigrants could stay in the UK WILL be deported to Poland herself after losing lengthy legal battle with three Home Secretaries

A woman who recruited brides to take part in sham marriages so immigrants could remain in the UK will be deported herself

Mail Online - 22 Jan 2021

Priti Patel wants to keep housing asylum seekers at disused Kent Army barracks despite calls to shut it down amid Covid outbreak and hunger strikes over 'unbearable' conditions

Priti Patel wants to keep housing asylum seekers at a disused Kent Army barracks despite calls to shut it down

Mail Online - 21 Jan 2021

First migrant to win asylum in UK on the grounds they are non-binary says they feel 'blessed' and praises 'open minded' people of Liverpool who pay compliments and make the city

Arthur Britney Joestar, 29, said that they feel 'blessed' to live in Liverpool which 'feels like home' after winning their case to settle in Britain

Mail Online - 21 Jan 2021

Illegal immigrant found asleep at Bradford house packed with 346 cannabis plants

Stefan Musta, 34, was found asleep in the house and after his arrest he admitted that he had come into the country illegally about a year ago

Yorkshire Live - 21 Jan 2021

Lorry driver jailed after smuggling 51 illegal immigrants at Killingholme docks

A people smuggler who had 51 illegal immigrants in his lorry at Killingholme docks has been jailed

Grimsby Live - 21 Jan 2021

Asylum seekers to leave controversial Penally camp in Pembrokeshire

Asylum seekers are being moved out of a controversial camp in Pembrokeshire, the Home Office have confirmed

Wales Online - 21 Jan 2021

Border staff are to be given power to use 'reasonable force' to fingerprint migrants in France in bid deal with crisis of Channel crossings

Border Force officers are to be given new powers to use 'reasonable force' to fingerprint migrants in France

Mail Online - 20 Jan 2021

DOUBLE Covid checks to enter Britain: Huge queues as BOTH airlines and Border Force check for correct virus paperwork... but anyone without negative test is fined £500 and let into UK anyway

Travellers flying into Britain are having their Covid paperwork checked by both airlines and Border Force officials

Mail Online - 20 Jan 2021

EU immigration: Frontex faces scrutiny over its growing role

To its supporters, Frontex — a once-obscure agency based in Warsaw — has become key to the EU’s strategy of controlling entry to its territory

Financial Times - 20 Jan 2021

MPs try to block Priti Patel’s pick to scrutinise immigration plans, fearing nominee won’t stand up to her

MPs are trying to block Priti Patel’s pick to scrutinise her immigration policies, fearing he will fail to stand up to her or for Windrush victims

The Independent - 20 Jan 2021

'100 asylum seekers at former military barracks test positive for coronavirus'

A coronavirus outbreak at a former army barracks being used to house asylum seekers in Kent could now have grown to at least 100 positive cases

ITV - 20 Jan 2021

Up to two million Hongkongers could move to UK under new visa

Around half a million people from Hong Kong are expected to move to the UK in the next year

The Telegraph - 19 Jan 2021

Britain deported 4,000 fewer foreign criminals in 2020 despite tough talking from Priti Patel

BRITAIN deported 4,000 fewer foreign criminals in 2020 despite get-tough talk from Priti Patel

The Sun - 19 Jan 2021

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