Windrush generation: Who are they and why are they facing problems?
Thousands of people who arrived in the UK as children in the first wave of Commonwealth immigration face being threatened with deportation.
Despite living and working in the UK for decades, many of the so-called Windrush generation are now being told they are here illegally because of a lack of official paperwork.
Who are they? Those arriving in the UK between 1948 and 1971 from Caribbean countries have been labelled the Windrush generation.
It began on 22 June 1948 when the ship MV Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury Docks, Essex, which brought workers from Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and... read more
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