Tag: Refugees

Campaigners Chain Themselves to Plane To Block Deportation Flight

Campaigners Chain Themselves to Plane To Block Deportation Flight

  Campaigners chained themselves to a jet to stop a mass deportation charter flight to Nigeria and Ghana last night. There were 17 arrests on suspicion of aggravated trespass after the protestors chained themselves to a wing of the plane and each other, forming a human chain blocking the jet on a non-commercial ...

Theresa May has played her cruellest trick on refugees yet

Theresa May has played her cruellest trick on refugees yet

Already under fire for having abandoned pledges to bring unaccompanied child refugees to safety in the UK, the UK government this week pulled the rug out from under the feet of tens of thousands of refugees beginning to make new lives for themselves and their families in the UK, leaving ...

Gerald Kaufman In His Own Hard Hitting Quotes

Gerald Kaufman In His Own Hard Hitting Quotes

Honouring Sir Gerald Kaufman MP who has died aged 86, many tributes today mention the pugnacity as well as intellectual might, influence, length of career, kindness and concern for those most marginalised by society of the outspoken former frontbencher. The controversial Labour was unafraid to tell truth to power even ...

Dulwich Hamlet Host FC Assyria In Friendly For Refugees

Dulwich Hamlet Host FC Assyria In Friendly For Refugees

Sport News 24/7 By Jack Peat - Editor @TLE_Sport  @LondonEconomic Dulwich Hamlet FC is hosting an Assyrian team at Champion Hill tomorrow night to raise money for refugees. The Isthmian League side have arranged a match against FC Assyria, a team comprising largely of footballers from Syria and Iraq, to ...