Hundreds of Syrian refugees will be allowed to come to Britain under plans to be announced by the Government on Wednesday.
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The situation for Syria's refugees is desperate. Our Government must now sign up to the UN's resettlement plan
Thursday 23 January 2014
Why are ministers so resistant to provide this limited help?
Anti-immigrant feeling in Britain is on the rise as more than half want cut in numbers, according to major new research
Tuesday 07 January 2014
Survey suggests that attitudes were hardening even before Romanian and Bulgarian immigrants hit the news
Former Liberal Democrat leader Sir Menzies Campbell joins Labour in condemning UK for turning its back on Syria's refugees
Thursday 26 December 2013
The Government’s position has been criticised by aid agencies who said it was akin to stating that “there’s no room at the inn”
Thursday 26 December 2013
Lib Dem attacks law on fox hunting
Wednesday 25 December 2013
It doesn’t take an excess of charitable feeling to recognise this is an exceptional case
David Cameron rushes in curbs on the rights of migrants to claim benefits to head off backbench revolt
Wednesday 18 December 2013
Rebel Tory MPs are demanding that Britain defy the EU by delaying the introduction of the 'right to work' for Romanians and Bulgarians
Tuesday 03 December 2013
Help for victims of domestic violence in a state of crisis, warns national survey
Tuesday 26 November 2013
Labour to encourage forces to merge
Sunday 10 November 2013
The restrictions on terror suspects are to be tightened after an Islamist extremist escaped from the security services when he walked out of a mosque disguised in a burka.
Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed: Taskforce launched to track down terrorist suspect who escaped wearing burka
Wednesday 06 November 2013
MI5, Met Police Counter Terrorism Command and UK Border Agency join forces in manhunt
Monday 14 October 2013
London Mayor questions ‘unclear’ proposals during trade visit
UK e-Borders scheme: 'Catalogue of chaos' as 649,000 border alerts about possible drug and tobacco smuggling deleted
Wednesday 09 October 2013
Home Secretary, Theresa May, accused of presiding over a 'catalogue of chaos' at ports and airports
Monday 09 September 2013
In real fear of further violence, women seek refuge with charities. Without this support women are more likely to return to abusive partners and give up their case
Sunday 08 September 2013
Yvette Cooper promises to help forces increase diversity, even if it means law has to be changed
Tuesday 03 September 2013
'That means one in five people are now getting away with it,' says shadow Home Secretary, Yvette Cooper
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
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