The Manston Asylum Center in Kent was to expedite those arriving in Britain by small boat. Instead, the men, women and children who crossed the Channel say they were trapped for weeks in overcrowded conditions.
Diane Taylorreporting extensively at the Center, says Noseen Iqbal What was the crisis like, what was life like for immigrants living in poor conditions? But the interior minister said an unprecedented number of people crossing the strait had broken the system.
yet journalist and writer Daniel Trilling This isn’t the first time the Home Secretary has complained about a system overseen by his own department. So why is the Home Office on the front lines so often? And what does it take to have a fair, effective and compassionate migration system?
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