Windrush scheme failures compound previous injustice, say MPson November 24, 2021 at 2:16 am

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Most of those who applied for compensation have yet to receive a penny, a report by MPs has found.

There are excessive burdens on claimants, inadequate staffing and long delays – and many of those affected “are still too fearful of the Home Office to apply,” the committee – a cross party group of MPs which examines government policy in areas including immigration and security – said in its report.

- Advertisement -

Discover

Sponsor

Latest

UK approves Pfizer jab for use in 12-15-year-oldson June 4, 2021 at 10:33 am

The UK regulator says the vaccine is safe and effective and the benefits outweigh risks in this age group.The UK regulator says the vaccine...

North Korea: Covid outbreak a great disaster, says Kim Jong-unon May 14, 2022 at 5:44 am

North Korea's leader blames the outbreak on bureaucratic and medical incompetence, state media reports.North Korea's leader blames the outbreak on bureaucratic and medical incompetence,...

Elon Musk strikes deal to buy Twitter for $44bnon April 25, 2022 at 7:18 pm

Mr Musk, who made the shock bid just over a week ago, said he would "unlock" the social media firm's potential.Image source, ReutersThe board...

The Papers: Putin ‘warns of bloodshed’ and pay for Covid testson February 22, 2022 at 2:55 am

The front pages cover Russia moving troops into Ukraine and the UK scrapping free virus testing.

From Rhondda to Greenham and the US Supreme Courton August 25, 2021 at 5:37 am

Forty years ago, three sisters began their protest against US nuclear missiles coming to the UK.