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What’s going on is very terrible,

What’s going on is very terrible, it’s very bad. For instance, I’m very ill – I have high blood pressure. They checked me its 200 over 134. 245 more words

40 something people in the corridor

One of our friends who is not well is being taken to a charter flight to Ghana. She’s not fit to fly – she doesn’t even know where she is. 119 more words

Yesterday we went to another unit

Yesterday we went to another unit of to get sanitary towels from a woman officer. When we came back the male officer said “what is in your pocket” and he said he needed to search us and that we had stolen the sanitary towels and he was angry. 194 more words

I refused to board

I refused to board because I did not get medical treatment for a serious complaint. A man and a woman guard took me to hospital where I had to undress for screening. 117 more words

Many of us want Yarl's Wood to be closed down

Many of us want Yarl’s Wood to be closed down because the conditions are appalling. I’m very ill and have very high blood pressure which healthcare know. 65 more words

Inside Yarl’s Wood

Healthcare inside Yarl’s Wood is non-existent. When I was detained I lost my periods for four months. When I went to health care they said it was due to stress and that I should not worry‼ I’m very angry that we’re treated like prisoners -even when we are very sick. 193 more words

We are suffering very much here in Yarl's Wood

We are suffering very much here in Yarl’s Wood. When we are sick the healthcare team say we are pretending. I have been very sick and recently vomited blood. 78 more words