Home Secretary apologises for ‘appalling’ treatment of Windrush generation



Home Secretary Amber Rudd has offered an apology in the Commons to members of the so-called Windrush generation who have been subjected to what she described as “appalling” treatment by the Government.
Ms Rudd announced the creation of a new taskforce in the Home Office to speed up the regularisation of the immigration status of people who arrived in the UK as long ago as the 1940s.
Her announcement came after Downing Street said Prime Minister Theresa May wanted to ensure that “no-one with the right to be here will be made to leave”.
And Communities Secretary Sajid Javid said he was... read more

 
16 April 2018 in Politics, Views: 56
Source: Scotsman
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