Bishop of Durham joins calls to allow almost 400 refugee children into UK
The Bishop of Durham has joined some of Britain’s most senior religious figures to urge the Prime Minister to allow nearly 400 refugee children into the UK before the notorious Jungle migrant camp in France is demolished.
The Right Rev Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham, and high-ranking names from the Muslim and Jewish faiths in Britain are among signatories of an open letter urging action against “a stain on the conscience of both France and Britain”.
It calls for Theresa May to allow 397 child refugees living in the camp near Calais to be allowed to enter Britain.
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