Amber Rudd had to resign as home secretary after the Windrush scandal. Sajid Javid replaced her. I was in the House of Commons on April 30 for the new home secretary’s first appearance.
About 200 schoolchildren moved by the plight of the Windrush generation wrote to Prime Minister Theresa May to protest.
A Windrush generation grandmother lost her job with a charity helping migrants because she couldn’t prove her right to work.
The mayor of London is hosting a cross-party summit today to discuss rising violent crime in the capital.
Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.
East Ham is one of the UK’s top beneficiaries of the international student economy, according to a Higher Education Policy Institute report.
Parts of London are now “no-go areas” due to the threat of acid attacks, East Ham MP Stephen Timms has claimed.
A man has been arrested during an immigration raid at a Forest Gate butchers.
Newham looks after four per cent of unaccompanied child asylum seekers in London, figures show.
A teenager has been arrested after six people were injured in a noxious substance attack in Stratford on Saturday evening.
A record number of people have been arrested for terrorism-related offences, the Home Office has announced.
This is the lethal ‘face melter’ acid that can burn and maim people in seconds - and has been used in a wave of shocking attacks across the capital.
Although the holiday season is upon us, life carries on at the Assembly.
I would like to echo the concerns raised by many of my constituents about the recent rise in violent attacks using acid and other corrosive substances.
Local politicians have urged the government and the Mayor to tackle attacks with corrosive substances, whilst an anti-Islamophobia charity says there is “a heightened sense of fear” in the area.
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