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Bishop of Carlisle highlights concerns about victims of violence detained at Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre
On 24th February 2015, Baroness Bakewell asked Her Majesty’s Government “what requirements were set in the contract for Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre recently reawarded to Serco regarding the dignity and privacy of women detained there”. 182 more words
Tucked away towards the back of a business park near Bedford is an innocuous looking building resembling a maximum security Travelodge. As the UK’s most notorious immigrant detention centre, Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre has the dubious distinction of being the only building in Twinways Business Park that has been home to more tears and misery than Bedford Pet Cremation Centre. 2,146 more words
New Statesman | Why has Serco been awarded the contract to continue running Yarl’s Wood?
“The problem with Yarl’s Wood goes beyond the behaviour of one company,” says Natasha Walter. 156 more words