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All 3 results for windrush speaker:Nigel Adams

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

Nigel Adams: That is a very fair point. It is incumbent on schools and on teachers to ensure that the Windrush generation is included in the curriculum, because children could learn an awful lot as a result. As has been discussed today, another seminal and momentous occasion took place as the United Kingdom welcomed the HMT Empire Windrush at the port of Tilbury on 21 June 1948, and what followed the day...

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

Nigel Adams: ...North and Stoke Newington (Ms Abbott) made it, too. Conflating the two issues is deeply damaging to this debate, and we all have to be mindful of that. Nevertheless, the enduring spirit of the Windrush generation to overcome this struggle, hardship and adversity must not be understated or dismissed. This is part of our history, and we should all be proud of the patriotic, courageous men...

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

Nigel Adams: ...more on that. As I was saying, the hon. Member for Glenrothes made a fantastic speech, referencing his family history. At this point, I wish to turn to the recent immigration issues faced by the Windrush generation. I would not want anyone who has made their life in the UK to feel unwelcome or be in any doubt about their right to remain here. I wish to conclude in order to give the hon....


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