Diane Abbott backs Lily Allen for apologising ‘on behalf of the UK’ to Calais Jungle refugees
Shadow home secretary Diane Abbott has said she does not blame singer Lily Allen for speaking out against the squalid conditions faced by refugees at the Calais camp known as the Jungle.
Allen apologised ‘on behalf of my country’ after meeting a 13-year-old boy from Afghanistan who had risked his life trying to board UK-bound lorries.
How to perform CPR and save a life in three easy steps - Call, Push, Rescue Ms Abbott told ITV’s Good Morning Britain: ‘Lily Allen is a good woman. She saw the conditions in the camp and was reduced to tears. I do not blame her at all. If you guys went to the... read more
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