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All 12 results for windrush speaker:Dawn Butler

Points of Order (9 Sep 2019)

Dawn Butler: ...being allowed to debate in this Chamber has come under you, Mr Speaker. There are also all the charity events that you have held in Speaker’s House—such as for British sign language and the Windrush—and being able to raise the flag for International Women’s Day outside Parliament for the first time, and Black History Month. I could go on about all that you have done to modernise...

Petition - Windrush (23 Jul 2019)

Dawn Butler: The petitioners, including the change.org online petitioners—almost 12,000 people in just a few days—call on the Prime Minister, who has 24 hours to rescue her legacy, to resolve the outstanding Windrush cases. There is still time to right the wrongs of Windrush. The Prime Minister can stop the dehumanisation and humiliation of the hostile environment. We call on the Prime Minister to...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (18 Jul 2019)

Dawn Butler: ...to the oral contribution of the Minister for Women of 11 July 2019, Official Report column 439, what forms of documentation have been provided to each of the more than 6,400 applicants to the Windrush scheme.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (18 Jul 2019)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will provide a breakdown of the type of documentation received by the 4,200 successful applications through the Windrush Scheme.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (18 Jul 2019)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many outstanding Windrush scheme applications there are.

Women and Equalities: Windrush: Home Office Investigation (11 Jul 2019)

Dawn Butler: The Government said that it would take two weeks to resolve the Windrush cases; it has been over 64 weeks thus far. I have a live petition, which garnered more than 800 signatures a day, which I plan to present to the Prime Minister next week. Will the Minister join me in fighting for justice and fairness for the Windrush generation, and support the call to get all cases resolved before we...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (3 Jul 2019)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the status is of his Department's internal investigation into the causes of the Windrush scandal; and when he plans to publish the final report of that investigation.

Women and Equalities: Topical Questions (7 Feb 2019)

Dawn Butler: This week I had a phone call with regard to a young man who tried to commit suicide and a mother who felt that she did not want to burden her children any more, all because of the Windrush scandal. They say that to educate a woman is to educate a nation; therefore, to humiliate a woman is to humiliate a nation. Will the Minister assure the House that the Government will provide urgent and...

Written Answers — Prime Minister: Members: Correspondence (10 Sep 2018)

Dawn Butler: To ask the Prime Minister, when her office plans fully to respond to the letters of the hon. Member for Brent Central of (a) 18 April 2018 on Windrush landing cards, (b) 20 April 2018 on next steps to address the Windrush scandal, (c) 30 April 2018 on deportation flights and (d) 18 May 2018 on the lack of responses to previous letters of the hon. Member for Brent Central.

Backbench Business - Windrush: 70TH Anniversarybackbench Business (14 Jun 2018)

Dawn Butler: ...to add to all the great speeches today. I thank my hon. Friend the Member for Dulwich and West Norwood (Helen Hayes) for securing both this debate and the Speaker’s apartments for next week’s Windrush celebrations, organised in conjunction with Jamaica National Bank and The Voice. I agree with what she said about the Black Cultural Archives and making sure that the Black Cultural...

Backbench Business - Windrush: 70TH Anniversarybackbench Business (14 Jun 2018)

Dawn Butler: ...environment would harm Commonwealth citizens who were here legally. I am yet to receive a response. I need to receive that response. It is very important, and not just because I am a daughter of the Windrush generation. Martin Luther King said that if you are not opposed to a system of detrimental actions or incarcerations, you then become complicit in it. I do not want to be complicit in...

Point of Order (18 Apr 2018)

Dawn Butler: .... I have had it confirmed that the Home Office briefed yesterday that the decision was taken by the UK Border Agency in 2010 and that the records were destroyed in October 2010. Can the House, the Windrush generation, the Commonwealth leaders and the country get clarification from the Prime Minister or the Home Secretary?


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