Migration Archive

Rewards of abuse: detention shambles as G4S’ Brook House contract extended

On Friday 4 May, slipped between the local elections and the

Immigration Detention Centres Factsheet: new edition May 2018

This is a new update of our Detention Centres Factsheet. You

Who is immigration policy for? The media-politics of the hostile environment

Image: Yarl’s Wood detention centre decorated for the royal jubilee in

Carceral Colonialism: Britain’s plan to build a prison wing in Nigeria

The British Government recently announced its intention to build a new

Campaign kicks off against G4S and Serco asylum housing contracts

As we have reported in recent updates, the Home Office is

Court victory against St Mungos and Thames Reach rough sleeper raids: what next?

Migrants and campaigners scored a major legal victory against the government’s

Mitie wins deportation ‘escorting’ contract

Outsourcing corporation Mitie has announced that it will be taking over

Iraqi deportations: the airlines helping the Home Office deport refugees to war zones

The Home Office is trying to deport dozens of refugees to

The Hostile Environment: turning the UK into a nation of border cops

A run-down of the Home Office’s “hostile environment” measures against migrants,

The Round-Up: rough sleeper immigration raids and charity collaboration

Homelessness outreach charities are helping Immigration Enforcement round up and deport

Deportation Charter Flights: Collective Expulsion in 2017

Profiling the UK’s mass deportation charter flights and some of the

Eurotunnel: death at the fences, profits for Goldman Sachs

At least 15 people were killed in or around the Channel

CalaisResearch: 40 companies profiting from the eviction and border violence

The eviction of the Calais jungle is about to begin, but

Immigration Detention Centres factsheet

It can be hard to keep track of the shadowy world

Home Office quietly advertises £80 million privatisation of Calais border security

By Calais Research Network. While the UK’s plans for the “Great