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All 4 results for windrush speaker:Rupa Huq

Standards: Summer Adjournment (24 Jul 2018)

Rupa Huq: ...that the UK wine industry contributes £9.1 billion to the public purse. He believes this plan to be an act of economic self-harm, and he would like some assurances. We have heard a lot about the Windrush generation recently, and there are several Home Office-related business issues hitting Ealing and Acton. Manic Textiles wants to hire someone from Ukraine. He is skilled, but the company...

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

Rupa Huq: My hon. Friend is making an excellent speech. In the London Borough of Ealing, on the other side of London, we have had a Windrush physical memorial and events for kids in schools since 1998. Does she agree that the word “Windrush” is meant to be a celebration of the kinds of achievements she is talking about, but that it has now turned into one we associate with tragedy because of...

BAME Communities: Stop and Search — [Albert Owen in the Chair] (23 May 2018)

Rupa Huq: ...deprived communities. There have been police cuts, and police numbers are down 20,000. Cuts, including cuts in the Home Office, have consequences; that is the reason for the massive errors about the Windrush generation. If there are fewer Home Office staff and everyone else is expected to act as border police, anomalies occur. I am glad that the new Home Secretary is addressing those...

Windrush (23 Apr 2018)

Rupa Huq: ...,000 of them in Ealing Central and Action alone—suffer the same demeaning treatment of being denied services or, worse still, receiving a knock at the door from deportation, as has happened to the Windrush generation?


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