Extraordinary cruelty’: Home Office forced to pay £100k to mentally ill man unlawfully detained for 838 days

The mentally unwell and ‘highly vulnerable’ man received no treatment for his serious mental illness during two periods in detention totalling 833 days ( AFP/Getty ) The Home Office has been ordered by the High Court to pay out £100,000 in damages to a mentally ill man who was unlawfully held in detention for more than two years. The Iranian […]

Election 2019: How significant is immigration to the UK?

In the lead-up to the 2016 Brexit referendum, polls suggested immigration was seen as the most pressing issue facing the nation, not EU membership. Today, concern about immigration is far lower, even though many of the underlying factors have not changed. Whether or not we leave the EU, there are a huge number of unanswered questions over […]