Migration Archive

New business opportunities: Deportation hostels

In May 2010, the new coalition government committed to ending child

Deportees get new escorts: Reliance

A multimillion-pound contract to manage ‘detainee escort services’ on behalf of

Grounding deportation airlines

This month saw a number of mass deportation flights to Afghanistan,

Lobbing a spanner into the deportation machine

During a Week of Action Against the Deportation Machine, called by

Missed Appointments: The Nigerian prince and the UK failed immigration system

Last February The Independent ran a story about a Nigerian prince

Coach parties and deportation: An open letter to WH Tours

Dear WH Tours, We understand that WH Tours is subcontracted by

Protests against Serco in solidarity with Yarl’s Wood hunger strikers

An ongoing mass hunger strike by migrant women detained at Yarl’s

Conditions at G4S Immigration Prison ‘Worse and Worse’

Since it opened earlier this year, the UK’s newest and biggest

Air Italy pulls out of deportation contract after pressure from campaigners

Air Italy, the airline that carried some 40 Iraqi refugees to

Arora, the latest detention profiteer

Activists from No Borders London staged a protest last week inside

No Angel at Celebrating Sanctuary this year

The Angel Group, the UK’s biggest private asylum accommodation provider, has

Flying people to torture and death

A Brighton family was forcibly deported to Algeria last week on

New immigration prison to open at Gatwick this spring

The new immigration detention centre at Gatwick airport will not be

Expanded detention facility reopened at Manchester airport

A refurbished and expanded detention facility to hold people arrested on

Franco-British charter flights to deport Afghan refugees

Thousands of Afghan refugees who have been denied asylum in France