50,000 people from the Caribbean are being threatened with deportation from England. Many of them came to Britain before 1971 in answer to a call from the motherland to come and assist with the Labour shortage here in Britain.
All of these people were “British subjects” at the time of answering the … Read on ...
… but one that proves the value of solidarity – so thanks to all of you who signed the petition
Deportation-threat academics allowed to stay in UK
Two Durham University academics, members of UCU, and their daughter who were ordered to leave the UK within 14 days have been told they can stay in the UK.
Dr Ernesto Schwartz-Marin, Dr Arely Cruz-Santiago and 11-year-old Camila faced leaving the country by Saturday 24 March.
The Home Office said the couple breached rules by spending too much time abroad during their visa period.
But it halted proceedings following the intervention of their local MP. More than 70,000 people signed a petition calling for the Home Office to reconsider its decision.
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