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Meeting: Waterside Court, Substantive Interviews and Signing Arrangements 12th April 2pm

Lorna from Regional Asylum has confirmed the meeting and the Agenda Time/Venue: Tuesday 12th April, 2pm at my offices City Centre One Stop Centre, 2 Great George Street, Leeds, LS2 8BA If you can’t make the meeting, please email your comments through to Lorna by clicking on her name (above) Agenda Outline Introductions  Timeline of Closure […]

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Home Affairs Select Committee to hold inquiry into Home Office’s outsourcing of asylum seekers housing through COMPASS contracts

Via Mike at Still Human Still Here: Keith Vaz announced in March that the Home Affairs Select Committee will hold an inquiry into asylum accommodation issues and the Home Office’s outsourcing of asylum seekers housing through COMPASS contracts.  For further details see the BBC Scotland piece and the Scottish Refugee Council statement at:  Scottish Refugee Council welcome announcement […]

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Impact of closure of Waterside Court

From Lorna, Regional Asylum Activism: Waterside Court has been closed since the floods in December 2015, and it looks unlikely that they will open again until July 2016. Since the closure, people’s signing arrangements have changed and, in some cases, substantive interviews have been held in alternative venues across Yorkshire and Humberside. After speaking to […]

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