Social Issues

The Windrush Scandal

The Windrush Scandal Three key events exacerbated the Windrush immigrants’ predicament. I. Anyone who had arrived in the UK from a Commonwealth country before 1973 was granted an automatic right permanently to remain, unless they left the UK for more than two years and since the right was automatic, many […]

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‘Unseen teens’ need targeted and coordinated support

Leaders of 13 charities call for government action to help vulnerable 16- and 17-year-olds who fall through the cracks between children’s and adults’ services First Published – Sun 28 Apr 2019 Young woman with head in arms ‘One in five 16- and 17-year-olds face five or more vulnerabilities in their […]

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