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All 3 results for windrush speaker:Lord Dholakia

Churches and Cities (19 May 2006)

Lord Dholakia: all walks of life—in art, music, sport, business and politics. Britain's 300,000 Jews have played a positive role in enhancing British society. Almost 60 years ago, the steamship "Empire Windrush" docked at Tilbury carrying with it the hopes and dreams of hundreds of men and women from the Caribbean. That was an event in which people from the margins of the empire came to build a new...

Windrush Compensation Scheme - Statement (3 Apr 2019)

Lord Dholakia: My concern is that as early as 1980 the Commission for Racial Equality produced a report on immigration control procedures in which everything that is being talked about in regard to the Windrush migrants to this country was reported. However, the type of culture which developed was, in effect, meant to keep people out rather than allowing eligible people to enter the country. My...

British Nationality Act 1981 (Remedial) Order 2019 - Motion to Approve (23 Jul 2019)

Lord Dholakia: ...never have been allowed to happen in the first place. Recent information has revealed areas of serious concern regarding immigration and nationality issues. We were concerned about the scandal of Windrush settlers who were denied proper documentation when they arrived here. This week, we read about the treatment of immigration detainees by private contractors who inflicted misery in our...

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