Government must urgently bring vulnerable Calais Jungle children to UK - Unicef
The Government must "act with a lot more urgency" on its promise to bring vulnerable children to the UK from Calais, the charity Unicef has warned.
French President Francois Hollande revealed this week his government is preparing to "completely, definitively" dismantle the Jungle camp near the port town by the end of the year.
In the wake of the announcement, the UK reaffirmed its "crystal clear" commitment to resettle vulnerable children and also ensure those with links to Britain are brought to the country.
But Lily Caprani, Unicef UK's deputy executive... read more
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